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    Ed Hightower is actually....

    Doctor Ed Hightower....

    Superintendent :: Edwardsville School District #7

    The worse ref in college bball has a PhD.


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    Re: Ed Hightower is actually....

    Quote Originally Posted by isuaggie View Post
    Just so you know people with a PhD generally have more loose screws than you would expect.

    (This is coming from someone currently in a PhD program)
    Yep. I quit at a Masters after I realized that education was making me loopy.



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    Re: Ed Hightower is actually....

    Every night out there Ed is trying to Ed-ucate us.


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    Re: Ed Hightower is actually....

    he's not as bad as Paul Janssen or the highlighted haired john higgins...



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    Re: Ed Hightower is actually....

    Quote Originally Posted by bostrem00 View Post
    he's not as bad as Paul Janssen or the highlighted haired john higgins...
    That guy is ******* terrible!!!



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    Re: Ed Hightower is actually....

    Quote Originally Posted by 2forISU View Post
    Doctor Ed Hightower....

    Superintendent :: Edwardsville School District #7

    The worse ref in college bball has a PhD.
    I didn't know having a PhD made you know how to magically referee a basketball game well.



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    Ed is terrible and why is it every freakin time I go to a game he is the ref?



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    John Higgins is without a doubt the most inconsistent ref I have ever witnessed. How he gets so many games is beyond any course of rational thought.


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    Re: Ed Hightower is actually....

    Quote Originally Posted by cyfan964 View Post
    John Higgins is without a doubt the most inconsistent ref I have ever witnessed. How he gets so many games is beyond any course of rational thought.
    +1,000,000,000



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    Re: Ed Hightower is actually....

    It's pretty funny actually..looking at umpires and referees of other pro/college sports are usually pretty successful. NFL for example: Ed Hochuli co owns a law firm in Phoenix, Mike Carey owns a pretty successful outdoor gear/equipment company, Gerry Austin has a PhD and is a retired school administrator, etc.



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    Re: Ed Hightower is actually....

    It's funny cause we get an automated phone call from Ed Hightower at work every time Edwardsville schools are cancelled because a co-worker's children go there. I always figured it was somebody with the same name, never realized it was actually the same person.



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