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2012-13 Colorado Buffaloes @ Oregon Basketball game thread

Discussion in 'Colorado Basketball Message Board' started by absinthe, Feb 7, 2013.

  1. absinthe

    absinthe Ambitious but rubbish. Club Member Junta Member

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    Last year as the buffs stumbled home in the Pac-12 regular season they suffered a tough defeat during a very hard fought game in Eugene. This year the Ducks have stormed out of the gate and to a top-10 ranking, but an injury to Dominic Artis and rough swing through the Bay Area which saw them crush by Stanford have brought them back down to earth. Last year the Ducks jsut shot too weel for CU and despite signs of life from Jeremy Adams the game ended 90-81 Ducks.

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    Tonight's game tips at 8pm mountain and can be found on ESPNU, Chatas always will be open.

    Go Buffs!
     
  2. jgisland

    jgisland Club Member Club Member

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    I am really looking forward to this game tonight. It looks like Artis is a no-go. I have read on two gambling websites that the line is factored in with Artis out. So if we see it move in oregon's favor throughout the day it's probably b/c there is word he may play.

    Right now Oregon is a 6.5 point favorite in vegas. KenPom has Oregon by 5 with a 66% chance of winning. Severnovertimes.com has Oregon by 4 with a 62% chance of winning and Sagarin has Oregon by 4 as well. I think it is important to note, that even given their top 10 ranking before getting swept in the Bay, the stats guys haven't loved the Ducks, with KenPom never having them higher than #23 (currently at 35).
     
  3. jwhite17

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    HUGE GAME tonight. We need this game way more than Oregon, not to win the Pac12 regular season title, but we can get off the bubble with a win. I think beating Oregon is our best chance this week because they don't have a PG and their style of play is similar to ours offensively and defensively.

    I hope Booker realizes he can't go 3-15 again and starts getting his teammates involved. We need Booker restricted to 8-10 shots unless he gets on fire, and Dinwiddie taking 15-20 shots for us to win IMO. Also, I would love a press against Oregon without their PG; this is our best chance for a solid road victory, lets go get it!!!
     
  4. CVilleBuff

    CVilleBuff Club Member Club Member

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    RealTimeRPI gives Oregon a 66.9% chance

    I think the Buffs might come to play tonight, but we'll see whether that will be enough.
     
  5. Quattro

    Quattro Banned BANNED Club Member

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    ESPN picking us to win 66-60.

    We're gonna win!
     
  6. Goose

    Goose Hoops Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    Full disclosure, it's Jason King of ESPN, not ESPN in general.
     
  7. Quattro

    Quattro Banned BANNED Club Member

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    Yeah but to be fair ESPN couldn't even find us on a map
     
  8. Daaah

    Daaah Club Member Club Member

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    Tad was on the front page of the ESPN NCAAM page this morning.
     
  9. Quattro

    Quattro Banned BANNED Club Member

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    Don't come in here using logic and examples
     
  10. Daaah

    Daaah Club Member Club Member

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    In fact, he's still there.
     
  11. whatthebuff

    whatthebuff Club Member Club Member

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    I think I'm going to wear one of those masks that welders use to avoid having an epileptic fit from their court.
     
  12. TimmyDUBs

    TimmyDUBs Dirty haole Club Member

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    When we're on the road we play like we're in higher altitude down the stretch.
     
  13. rynobuff

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    Anyone have an online stream?
     
  14. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    It's on ESPNU tonight. It should be on Gamecast and pac-12.com
     
  15. Buffalo Brad

    Buffalo Brad Club Member Club Member

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    Let's go Bufffs! Time to show some guts and make a statement
     
  16. Darth Snow

    Darth Snow Hawaiian Buffalo Club Member Junta Member

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    Whiskey time. Let's kill.
     
  17. Buffalo Brad

    Buffalo Brad Club Member Club Member

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    That is a great point. Stranahan's on a couple of cubes coming up!
     
  18. Buffalo Brad

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    Starting on ESPNews
     
  19. Buffalo Brad

    Buffalo Brad Club Member Club Member

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    Playing great D to start
     
  20. Darth Snow

    Darth Snow Hawaiian Buffalo Club Member Junta Member

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    starting with a foul that doesn't get called on singler. an obvious one too. ****er held dre
     
  21. Buffalo Brad

    Buffalo Brad Club Member Club Member

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    but need to get the boards
     
  22. Buffalo Brad

    Buffalo Brad Club Member Club Member

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    Dre starting with energy and nice to see them flub the rebound. No score over 1 min in
     
  23. Buffalo Brad

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    XJ ties it with a three1
     
  24. Buffalo Brad

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    Nice drive by Ski
     
  25. Buffalo Brad

    Buffalo Brad Club Member Club Member

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    SKi has cut his hair almost all off
     
  26. Tea Rex

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    Good Ski then bad Ski..
     
  27. Buffalo Brad

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    7-5 Ducks and Ski with a charge
     
  28. Darth Snow

    Darth Snow Hawaiian Buffalo Club Member Junta Member

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    ski doing what ski does. seriously, take him out and make him watch.
     
  29. Buffalo Brad

    Buffalo Brad Club Member Club Member

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    agree. His only basket was on a drive and lay up. Otherwise, charge and like 0-3 already
     
  30. Shldr2Shldr

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    That court makes my head hurt. And with as loud as their student section is, it sounds like the arena is empty.
     

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