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    Ed Hightower just got steam rolled

    Hightower got run over during a scramble for a loose ball in the Texas - Baylor game. He looked a little dazed (maybe normal) and play was stopped for an official timeout. Looks like he is good to go now.



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    Re: Ed Hightower just got steam rolled

    Fascinating



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    Re: Ed Hightower just got steam rolled

    Ed is always in the spotlight.....somehow



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    Re: Ed Hightower just got steam rolled

    I hate him!


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    Re: Ed Hightower just got steam rolled

    I thought he was a big 10 ref.


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    Re: Ed Hightower just got steam rolled

    Which Ed Hightower? He has been cloned 10 times allowing him to do every game in the Big 12 and Big 10.

    Ed Hightower will be doing both the B12 and B10 tournaments simultaneously.


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    Re: Ed Hightower just got steam rolled

    Quote Originally Posted by Cycofan1 View Post
    I thought he was a big 10 ref.
    Basketball refs aren't assigned a conference like football refs are; I believe they're independent contractors. Ed works more Big 10 games than any other, but I've seen do a few Big East games this year.

    Somehow, this seems appropriate.




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    Re: Ed Hightower just got steam rolled

    Quote Originally Posted by Cycofan1 View Post
    I thought he was a big 10 ref.

    He is too big to be contained by one conference. He is too big for two conferences.

    All of college basketball NEEDS Ed Hightower on that court.


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    Re: Ed Hightower just got steam rolled

    Quote Originally Posted by Cycofan1 View Post
    I thought he was a big 10 ref.
    You name it, Ed does it. Some of these guys ref 4 or 5, maybe more games a week. When you add in the travel, it's no surprise that the officiating isn't always up to the standards that one would expect.



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    Re: Ed Hightower just got steam rolled

    Quote Originally Posted by Cycofan1 View Post
    I thought he was a big 10 ref.

    I wish he only did big 10 games...


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    Re: Ed Hightower just got steam rolled

    he is terrible! he just did the Illini_Msu disaster yesterday and is now ready to do another???? If anyome watched that game he was ungodly bad. let alone 1 ref went down at half and it was a two man show

    there should be a rule about how many games when and where you can ref



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    Re: Ed Hightower just got steam rolled

    Quote Originally Posted by Steve View Post
    You name it, Ed does it. Some of these guys ref 4 or 5, maybe more games a week. When you add in the travel, it's no surprise that the officiating isn't always up to the standards that one would expect.
    Ed does 10 a week. He has done quite a few Big 12 games.


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