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    Bill Fennelly - Brilliant Stratgist

    Is Bill Fennelly the most brilliant strategist in the history of basketball?

    First of all, losing to Stanford early in the season by 40 was a brilliant tactic. BF must have seen the elite 8 match-up in the future. And, as any brilliant strategist knows, the best way to beat an equal adversary is to give them false confidence so they let their gaurd down.

    Then, to have our posts play so poorly against MSU to reinforce the idea that we won't be able to D up or take it inside at all against them - terrific strategy!

    Finally, the icing on the cake - to have our kids act tired at the end of the game and let MSU back in the game. Ubelievable!!!!!




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    Re: Bill Fennelly - Brilliant Stratgist

    Yeah, Bill Fennelly is a brilliant strategist, but wouldn't it be cool to see a matchup with #1 Marylands head coach?



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    Re: Bill Fennelly - Brilliant Stratgist

    I don't think I've ever heard a national broadcaster acknowledge that Brenda is a former Fennelly assistant.


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    Re: Bill Fennelly - Brilliant Stratgist

    I might go so far as to say he is the Master of Strategery


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    Re: Bill Fennelly - Brilliant Stratgist

    Quote Originally Posted by Cymaster View Post
    Master of Strategery
    G W would be proud!!


    Yep, this thread has just been pwned.

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    Re: Bill Fennelly - Brilliant Stratgist

    Quote Originally Posted by Psyclone Brian View Post
    Yeah, Bill Fennelly is a brilliant strategist, but wouldn't it be cool to see a matchup with #1 Marylands head coach?
    What a National Championship that would be. Wow! I'm no longer get ahead of myself, as I thought we had the elite eight locked up, but little did I know they were gonna give us a run for our money. Here's to Bill getting the Twister Sisters straighted out from earlier this year against the drunken trees...


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    Re: Bill Fennelly - Brilliant Stratgist

    Quote Originally Posted by BenEClone View Post
    I don't think I've ever heard a national broadcaster acknowledge that Brenda is a former Fennelly assistant.
    I have, in Maryland's run to their National Championship



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    Re: Bill Fennelly - Brilliant Stratgist

    Quote Originally Posted by BenEClone View Post
    I don't think I've ever heard a national broadcaster acknowledge that Brenda is a former Fennelly assistant.
    They mentioned her background in a first or second-round game last weekend, that she was an assistant at Kent State and Iowa State.
    Her coaching style - offense and defense - is certainly nothing like Fennelly's though...



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    Re: Bill Fennelly - Brilliant Stratgist

    Quote Originally Posted by Tornado man View Post
    Her coaching style - offense and defense - is certainly nothing like Fennelly's though...
    Plus she's a better recruiter.



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    Re: Bill Fennelly - Brilliant Stratgist

    Don't forget how he put a play in for a 3 point bank shot with under a minute left.



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