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    It's official - all-Big 12 regional at Omaha

    Wow - Texas A&M beats LSU at Baton Rouge, so the top four Big 12 teams get to compete in Omaha for their one spot in the Final Four:

    Texas A&M vs. Texas
    ISU vs. Nebraska

    Absolutely ridiculous.



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    Re: It's official - all-Big 12 regional at Omaha

    Quote Originally Posted by Tornado man View Post
    Absolutely ridiculous.
    That's an understatement.

    Besides regional placement, how do they figure out the seeding? We're ranked 5th but a 7 seed?



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    Re: It's official - all-Big 12 regional at Omaha

    I second Prone2Clone, who seconded Tornado man.


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    Re: It's official - all-Big 12 regional at Omaha

    Quote Originally Posted by Prone2Clone View Post
    That's an understatement.

    Besides regional placement, how do they figure out the seeding? We're ranked 5th but a 7 seed?
    The tournament seeding was announed Sunday; the latest AVCA pool, in which we were ranked 5th, came out the next day (the previous poll had us ranked 7th).

    IIRC, we were also ranked 7th in RPI.



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    Re: It's official - all-Big 12 regional at Omaha

    CJL at the post-match presser tonight: "there are lots of theories going around about how this happened; we just have to go and play."



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    Re: It's official - all-Big 12 regional at Omaha

    Quote Originally Posted by Prone2Clone View Post
    That's an understatement.

    Besides regional placement, how do they figure out the seeding? We're ranked 5th but a 7 seed?
    To put it in terms of the basketball tournament, we're a 2 seed. We were considered the 7th best team in the tourney.



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    Re: It's official - all-Big 12 regional at Omaha

    2nd chance to win the conference, I guess


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    Re: It's official - all-Big 12 regional at Omaha

    Dont they try to split the conference's up?



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    Re: It's official - all-Big 12 regional at Omaha

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneErik View Post
    2nd chance to win the conference, I guess
    I guess...too bad that Texas, Nebraska and ISU all had shots to make the Final Four if they were separated...like the other power conferences were...



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    Re: It's official - all-Big 12 regional at Omaha

    Quote Originally Posted by Tornado man View Post
    I guess...too bad that Texas, Nebraska and ISU all had shots to make the Final Four if they were separated...like the other power conferences were...
    Yup. It is silly, but it's here now.


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    Re: It's official - all-Big 12 regional at Omaha

    Quote Originally Posted by kingcy View Post
    Dont they try to split the conference's up?
    They did all other conferences but the Big 12 (no other conference had more than 2 teams in a regional, I think I heard earlier in the week).



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    Re: It's official - all-Big 12 regional at Omaha

    Quote Originally Posted by Tornado man View Post
    CJL at the post-match presser tonight: "there are lots of theories going around about how this happened; we just have to go and play."
    What are the theories?



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    Re: It's official - all-Big 12 regional at Omaha

    This will be for the mythical Big 12 championship again?


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    Re: It's official - all-Big 12 regional at Omaha

    Quote Originally Posted by benjay View Post
    What are the theories?
    That's what I'd like to know.



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    Re: It's official - all-Big 12 regional at Omaha

    Guess Texas people want to prove Desiree is better than nebraska and Iowa State.


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