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    ***The Elite 8 Thread***

    We got some good games for the next two days

    Syracuse vs. Marquette - The last game against each other as Big East foes. Marquette has already beaten Syracuse once, can they do it again?

    Ohio State vs. Wichita State - The last of the Cinderella's remain. Will Ohio State need another last second three to win and get to the final four?

    Florida vs. Michigan - This is going to be an up and down game. Should be incredibly fun to watch. Both teams match up very well against each other.

    Louisville vs. Duke - Pitino vs. Krzyzewski. Need I say more?



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    Re: ***The Elite 8 Thread***

    Cuse over Marquette
    Ohio State over Wichita St
    Michigan over Florida
    Duke over Louisville


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    Re: ***The Elite 8 Thread***

    The first Final Four team is Syracuse. That zone is looking unbreakable.



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    Re: ***The Elite 8 Thread***

    Quote Originally Posted by Mumbai1986 View Post
    The first Final Four team is Syracuse. That zone is looking unbreakable.
    39 points for Marquette. Yuck.


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    Re: ***The Elite 8 Thread***

    I hate Syracuse, but Marquette has been irritating me in recruiting. Plus, Syracuse might have any wins vacated if the investigation rumors are true, so this is a win/win.



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    Re: ***The Elite 8 Thread***

    That was a real yee-hah game, and a nice chance for a nap.


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    Re: ***The Elite 8 Thread***

    What a boring game. Hopefully the second one is better. Syracuse is looking more and more like a team that could win it all.



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    Re: ***The Elite 8 Thread***

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneErik View Post
    That was a real yee-hah game, and a nice chance for a nap.
    No kidding. What did Marquette end up shooting, 22%?



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    Re: ***The Elite 8 Thread***

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonepride View Post
    No kidding. What did Marquette end up shooting, 22%?
    Yup. If Gardner could have had his windmill moment, at least that would have been entertaining. Can't even steal from two teammates hugging.


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    Re: ***The Elite 8 Thread***

    Boeheim joins some elite group of coaches. Marquette breaks records for futility.

    HoopsTournament.Net: Marquette - Syracuse Elite Eight Tournament Facts



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    Re: ***The Elite 8 Thread***

    Hopefully this game will be better than that awful pregame speech.



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    Re: ***The Elite 8 Thread***

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    Hopefully this game will be better than that awful pregame speech.
    No kidding. We just have to play well?



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    Re: ***The Elite 8 Thread***

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    No kidding. We just have to play well?
    That'll fire up the troops!



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    Re: ***The Elite 8 Thread***

    Quote Originally Posted by gocubs2118 View Post
    That'll fire up the troops!
    I'd run through a brick wall for that man. Well, I'd jog through a brick wall. Or maybe all I'd need to do is mosey through a brick wall. Yeah, that'll do.



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    Re: ***The Elite 8 Thread***

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneErik View Post
    That was a real yee-hah game, and a nice chance for a nap.
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