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    Adopt-a-walkon

    This is a fun little idea that I had that can work for just about any sport. It's great when the bench gets emptied in a big win (and only in wins) and we get to see the walkon's ball for four or five minutes. I'm challenging you to take a look at the roster and pick out one guy you can really pull for when he get's on the court, be it a Mike Smith or a Mark Currie. It'll give you someone to check stats on as well as something to spark a little discussion here....



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    Re: Adopt-a-walkon

    I am still trying to adopt that 17 year old korean girl.......



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    Re: Adopt-a-walkon

    Currie's the man! but I'm bias since he's in my classes


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    Re: Adopt-a-walkon

    dustin streff- he grew up 8 miles from home town in alton, ia.



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    Re: Adopt-a-walkon

    streff, he grew up a few miles from me



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    Re: Adopt-a-walkon

    so im going to go out on a limb and say that JPOP grew up a little over a few miles from cycfan1



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    Re: Adopt-a-walkon

    Quote Originally Posted by dinger7203 View Post
    so im going to go out on a limb and say that JPOP grew up a little over a few miles from cycfan1
    haha... looks like a pretty sturdy limb to me...


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    Re: Adopt-a-walkon

    I grew up about 15-20 miles from Alton, so where do i stand in the mix? That being said, I lived in the room directly next to Chris Ceaser my sophomore year before he was even on the team. We used to go to the rec together so ya gotta show that man some love.



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    Re: Adopt-a-walkon

    I have no hometown connection to any of them but I'd probably pick Streff. For least favorite Bergstrom, well all know his family's money toward the FB practice facility helped his cause out...



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    Re: Adopt-a-walkon

    Quote Originally Posted by cyfan964 View Post
    I grew up about 15-20 miles from Alton, so where do i stand in the mix?
    you are streff



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