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#11 CU v #6 UNLV - March 15th, 8pm MT - NCAA Tournament 2nd Round Game Thread

Discussion in 'Colorado Basketball Message Board' started by Jens1893, Mar 11, 2012.

  1. Jens1893

    Jens1893 Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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  2. InTheBuff

    InTheBuff Club Member Club Member

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    won't be easy but a winnable contest - ABQ is only a 7 hr drive
     
  3. dio

    dio Admin Club Member Junta Member

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    Curious about how we matchup against them.
     
  4. NBDefektor

    NBDefektor Well-Known Member

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    curious about when they announce the game times...
     
  5. Unleash Hell

    Unleash Hell Well-Known Member

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    Tempted to take Thursday night off and drive down there
     
  6. Sexton Hardcastle

    Sexton Hardcastle Club Member Club Member

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    :nod:
     
  7. RK

    RK UBL Club Member

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    So where is the best place to get tix?
     
  8. alec10burks

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    What time is the game on Thursday?
     
  9. Quattro

    Quattro Banned BANNED Club Member

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    Damn wish I didn't have a midterm on Friday.
     
  10. CVilleBuff

    CVilleBuff Club Member Club Member

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    Looking at UNLV's results down the stretch, I think this is going to be a really close game. We can win this.
     
  11. Jens1893

    Jens1893 Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    http://www.lasvegassun.com/news/2012/mar/11/rebels-headed-al-ncaa-tournament-opening-game-agai/
     
  13. BuffTuba

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    I'm really nervous. I think we have a chance but not too confident. I think we can do it after watching our games in person this week. The key is to play in control no matter the tempo. If we don't, we'll force shots and start a downward spiral. We need to win this game. One win in the tourney will help us a lot. A one-and-done and its does damage IMO.
     
  14. levi43

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    How would it do damage? obviously a win is vastly preferable but making the NCAAT is never, ever a bad thing...
     
  15. liverflukes

    liverflukes Resident Bear Club Member

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    You guys match up well with them and your depth should greatly benefit your team. Many of us think you guys will take them. Here was our mistake against them:

    http://www.californiagoldenblogs.co...ng-bears-crap-out-in-vegas-fall-to-unlv-85-68
     
  16. Daaah

    Daaah Club Member Club Member

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    Are we sending the c unit?
     
  17. Bone Buff

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    We're playing with house money at this point. We weren't supposed to be here.
     
  18. tante

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    UNLV is tall and athletic, not great for us.
     
  19. liverflukes

    liverflukes Resident Bear Club Member

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    You'll be fine. Go Buffs! Go Pac 12!
     
  20. BuffCat

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    UNLV is the overall #21 seed, we are the overall #44 seed.
     
  21. Quattro

    Quattro Banned BANNED Club Member

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    We're gonna win.
     
  22. BuffsNYC

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    It's fate that we beat UNLV. Look who'll be there in the round of 32--those ****ing Baptists from Baylor. They deserve an ass whoopin' and the Buffs are just the guys to do it.
     
  23. fervorfactor

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    We've got this going for us....:thumbsup:

    Albuquerque, New Mexico Elevation, 5312 ft
     
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    :yeahthat:
     
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    Colorado will get absolutely no mention of a chance all week. They will quietly go into this tourney game and "shock" the world again.
     
  26. Quattro

    Quattro Banned BANNED Club Member

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    A one and done in the dance will never harm a team unless you're a team like Duke, Kentucky, Kansas, etc.
     
  27. Junction

    Junction Moderator Club Member

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    The guys on ESPiN just broke down the game. Except they never mentioned CU. Until Doug Gottlieb mentioned what a good player Anthony Roberson is.

    Yeah, I wouldn't look for CU to get a lot of love in the next few days... :lol:
     
  28. Clean Undies

    Clean Undies Flagship of the 12-Pac Club Member

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    One game at a time. I hope you are right about the fate thing.

    Let's not look past UNLV. The reward is too great.

    "Baylor is superior to Colorado academically. Baylor has athletic facilities superior to Colorado. Colorado doesn't participate in the number of sports that Baylor does. Baylor's overall record in all collegiate sports dwarfs that of Colorado." - Baylor Regent Buddy Jones.
     
  29. Jens1893

    Jens1893 Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    He at least didn´t make the popular mistake and added a T to his last name.
     
  30. TimmyDUBs

    TimmyDUBs Dirty haole Club Member

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    Yeah, it seems clear none of the "experts" have watched any game film. They even said carlin had too many open paths to the basket in the PAC 12 and that won't happen in this game...I am pretty sure he only had those two highlights, and that's all anyone else saw
     

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