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    How is it possible?

    ...that tOSU and Illinois can end a game with a final score of 48-39? NW finishes with 48 yesterday?

    The Clones didn't score for the first 4 minutes of this game and haven't looked particularly good for stretches and they're going to break 80.

    Do they have a shot clock in the B1G?



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    Re: How is it possible?

    Big 10 plays horribly slow and boring basketball.



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    Re: How is it possible?

    Havent you heard that B1G basketball is right there at the top in the nation with the Big 12?


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    Re: How is it possible?

    Good question. No one has ever given a real answer on why B1G is so slow.



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    Re: How is it possible?

    I blame Iowa and Aaron Craft



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    Re: How is it possible?

    Quote Originally Posted by mtowncyclone13 View Post
    Good question. No one has ever given a real answer on why B1G is so slow.
    Looks to be the Nebraska effect, if you catch my drift.



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    Re: How is it possible?

    Not only ISU, Texas went ICE COLD at the end of each half tonight and still ended up with 76.

    "They play defense in the Bee One Gee." Give me a ******* break. Texas and ISU both played good defense tonight.



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    Re: How is it possible?

    Ejim > B1G


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    Re: How is it possible?

    Quote Originally Posted by Prone2Clone View Post
    ...that tOSU and Illinois can end a game with a final score of 48-39? NW finishes with 48 yesterday?

    The Clones didn't score for the first 4 minutes of this game and haven't looked particularly good for stretches and they're going to break 80.

    Do they have a shot clock in the B1G?
    Six on Six girls rules? or game called on account of darkness?


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    Re: How is it possible?

    Does anyone have a real answer other than they just suck?



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    Re: How is it possible?

    Different style of play. If TCU and maybe T Tech had any say, most of their games would be in the 50's.


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    Re: How is it possible?

    Quote Originally Posted by mtowncyclone13 View Post
    Does anyone have a real answer other than they just suck?
    So do you really want an answer to your rhetorical question?


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    Re: How is it possible?

    just like football, better defense


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    Re: How is it possible?

    I've watched quite a few games this year, and it's not all defense. Many of those teams just plain can't shoot



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    Re: How is it possible?

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonepride View Post
    I've watched quite a few games this year, and it's not all defense. Many of those teams just plain can't shoot
    I'm sure limited possessions plays a role into it as well.



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