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    Point shaving vs. Toledo

    I cant believe i am the first to post this but channel 13 said someone on the ISU football team was involved in a point shaving incident during the triple ot game vs. toledo and ISU is under investigation. WTF?



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    Re: Point shaving vs. Toledo

    I thought that story was the other way around...that Toledo was accused of this.



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    Re: Point shaving vs. Toledo

    Yeah....last I heard, multiple Toledo players were being investigated for point shaving a few years ago, possibly including the 3OT game.



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    Re: Point shaving vs. Toledo

    Toledo players have been accused of point shaving, and it was in the timeframe of the triple OT game in 2006.

    Six former Toledo basketball, football players charged in point-shaving scheme - ESPN

    But they don't mention our game, or any games, specifically.

    Edit: They show a list of basketball games that are being investigated, but no list of football games. They mention a GMAC bowl game but that's about it.


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    Re: Point shaving vs. Toledo

    Quote Originally Posted by clone2011 View Post
    Yeah....last I heard, multiple Toledo players were being investigated for point shaving a few years ago, possibly including the 3OT game.
    Oh great, so it took us 3 OT's to beat Toledo AT HOME and they weren't even trying?



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    Re: Point shaving vs. Toledo

    Here's the story from WHO, doesn't mention our game in there either

    Two Detroit men accused of paying Toledo players to shave points, 6 ex-players face charges - WHO



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    Re: Point shaving vs. Toledo

    sorry i was told it was isu, but googled it and it was toledo players. my bad.



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    Re: Point shaving vs. Toledo

    damn if they point shaved then we really sucked



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    Re: Point shaving vs. Toledo

    This is really old news.



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    Re: Point shaving vs. Toledo

    Quote Originally Posted by pulse View Post
    This is really old news.
    The pts shaving or that we suck?



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    Re: Point shaving vs. Toledo

    They've been investigating this for 2 years. It just took this long for them to officially charge them.



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    Re: Point shaving vs. Toledo

    Quote Originally Posted by cowboycurtis View Post
    I cant believe i am the first to post this but channel 13 said someone on the ISU football team was involved in a point shaving incident during the triple ot game vs. toledo and ISU is under investigation. WTF?
    You must be a Squawk troll trying to stir up trouble with your lies.



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    Re: Point shaving vs. Toledo

    We didn't cover that game anyway and if they were point shaving they would have wanted us to cover it.

    That game alone should have been the sign that 2006 was going to be a long, long year.



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    Re: Point shaving vs. Toledo

    Quote Originally Posted by PolkCityClone View Post
    You must be a Squawk troll trying to stir up trouble with your lies.
    I love how calling someone a squawk troll or something similar on this site is similar/comparable to calling someone a "commy" back in the 60s and 70s.


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    Re: Point shaving vs. Toledo

    This is old new, there was a thread about it, about a month ago.



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