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    Bad Sign: OK State Lost to Oregon (12 seed)

    Not a good sign for Big XII teams.


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    Re: Bad Sign: OK State Lost to Oregon (12 seed)

    Well, Oregon did win the Pac-12, and the Pac 12 has been undefeated today.



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    Re: Bad Sign: OK State Lost to Oregon (12 seed)

    The Big Ten this year is the best conference in the history of college basketball



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    Re: Bad Sign: OK State Lost to Oregon (12 seed)

    Oregon was horribly under-seeded



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    Re: Bad Sign: OK State Lost to Oregon (12 seed)

    Oregon is an exceptional 12 seed. I wouldn't read too much onto it. No day they should have been seeded that low.



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    Re: Bad Sign: OK State Lost to Oregon (12 seed)

    Quote Originally Posted by KFitzy87 View Post
    The Big Ten this year is the best conference in the history of college basketball
    Don't you have an NIT game to prepare for Jon?

    edit: Darn you fitzy and using pics of other posters as your display pic!


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    Re: Bad Sign: OK State Lost to Oregon (12 seed)

    Oregon had the home court advantage as well fwiw!!!



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    Re: Bad Sign: OK State Lost to Oregon (12 seed)

    Quote Originally Posted by KFitzy87 View Post
    The Big Ten this year is the best conference in the history of college basketball
    Kill your new avatar with fire



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    Re: Bad Sign: OK State Lost to Oregon (12 seed)

    The Big 12 was crappy all year. That's not breaking news to those who look at things objectively.

    I gotta give the Pac12 some credit though. They've redeemed themselves after the last couple years of garbage.



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    Re: Bad Sign: OK State Lost to Oregon (12 seed)

    As sir Charles just said "Oregon and Cal having 12 seeds is just turible."



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    Re: Bad Sign: OK State Lost to Oregon (12 seed)

    Look at it this way- Oregon had a chip on their shoulder because they were under-seeded. OSU also got stuck playing a better team than they should have, which no one talks about.



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    Re: Bad Sign: OK State Lost to Oregon (12 seed)

    We have already lost. We will never win again.


    Since we are an elite team now, let's go get that One Cyclone Moment.
    Make this one for the ages!




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    Re: Bad Sign: OK State Lost to Oregon (12 seed)

    Working pretty hard to find bad omens, aren't we?


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    Re: Bad Sign: OK State Lost to Oregon (12 seed)

    Neither Oregon nor Cal deserved to be 12-seeds. The entire Pac 12 was horribly underseeded.


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    Re: Bad Sign: OK State Lost to Oregon (12 seed)

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclone87 View Post
    Oregon was horribly under-seeded
    This is the truest statement I've seen all day.



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