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NCAA Tournament Round of 64 -- Official Day One Thread

Discussion in 'Colorado Basketball Message Board' started by CVilleBuff, Mar 20, 2013.

  1. CVilleBuff

    CVilleBuff Club Member Club Member

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    The real action gets underway Thursday morning at 1015 AM MST with 3 Michigan State/14 Valparaiso from Auburn Hills, MI. This will be followed closely by 6 Butler/11 Bucknell from Lexington, KY at 1040 MST. Keep in mind Butler/Bucknell is in our region, this is one Buffs should be paying attention to.

    Thursday

    1015 MST -- 3 Michigan State/14 Valparaiso. Midwest Region.

    1040 -- 6 Butler/11 Bucknell. East Region

    1140 -- 8 Pittsburgh/9 Wichita State. West Region.

    1210 -- 4 Saint Louis/13 New Mexico State. Midwest Region.

    1245 -- 6 Memphis/11 Saint Mary's. Midwest Region.

    110 -- 3 Marquette/14 Davidson. East Region.

    210 -- 1 Gonzaga/16 Southern. West Region.

    240 -- 5 Oklahoma State/12 Oregon. Midwest Region.

    450 -- 1 Louisville/16 North Carolina A&T. Midwest Region.

    515 -- 4 Michigan/13 South Dakota State. South Region.

    520 -- 6 Arizona/11 Belmont. West Region.

    527 -- 5 UNLV/12 California. East Region.

    720 -- 8 Colorado State/9 Missouri. Midwest Region.

    745 -- 5 Virginia Commonwealth/12 Akron. South Region.

    750 -- 3 New Mexico/14 Harvard. West Region.

    757 -- 4 Syracuse/13 Montana. East Region.

     
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  2. wsp4820

    wsp4820 Sally Club Member Junta Member

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    Bump. Please use this thread for discussion of today's games. We'll have a separate thread for tomorrow's game as well as the CU-Illinois game thread for tomorrow.
     
  3. Darian3Hagan

    Darian3Hagan '89 Player of the Year Club Member

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    Go Davidson!
     
  4. 14er

    14er “Imitation is suicide.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson

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    Go Sparty!
     
  5. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Something's missing from this Michigan State team. The talent's fine, but they just don't seem to have that intimidating presence of years past.
     
  6. Da Lama

    Da Lama Well-Known Member

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    Both Valpo and MSU look like siht. Bodes well for Valpo.
     
  7. CU827

    CU827 Well-Known Member

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    They seem really slow to me. Maybe its because I started drinking already.
     
  8. sliderNcider

    sliderNcider MacLovin Club Member

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    MSU has gone to the Final Four like 6 of the last 14 years. I think I picked them to the Elite 8
     
  9. wyobuff

    wyobuff Well-Known Member

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    Agreed - i took them to 8 too. Tough to bet against izzo.
     
  10. Darth Snow

    Darth Snow Hawaiian Buffalo Club Member Junta Member

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    Ya.. I think I ****ed up my bracket already
     
  11. Darian3Hagan

    Darian3Hagan '89 Player of the Year Club Member

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    Cmon Sparty
     
  12. CU827

    CU827 Well-Known Member

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    Need sparty to cover -6 in the 1st half
     
  13. sliderNcider

    sliderNcider MacLovin Club Member

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    You picked Valpo?
     
  14. sliderNcider

    sliderNcider MacLovin Club Member

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    FYI ncaa.com has excellent streams of all the games
     
  15. Darian3Hagan

    Darian3Hagan '89 Player of the Year Club Member

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    Sometimes I find I have to check myself when rooting for the underdog. I have MSU in my final 8 yet I keep rooting for Valpo.
     
  16. wyobuff

    wyobuff Well-Known Member

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    I've switched to butler/bucknell. 4-4 at the moment, 16 to go.
     
  17. rosstr

    rosstr Well-Known Member

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    Izzo is the Greek God of Final Four Appearances. Valpo is putting up a fight early on.
     
  18. CU827

    CU827 Well-Known Member

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    Valpo missing a lot of open shots.
     
  19. wyobuff

    wyobuff Well-Known Member

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    Also as an aside, anyone know how I can get a watch party on the alumi website? There's a handful of buffs up in cheyenne where I am, and it'd be nice to watch with them.
     
  20. 14er

    14er “Imitation is suicide.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson

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    After filling out a couple of brackets, after Miami, CU's bracket really opens up to get to the elite 8. No disrespect to Illinois, Butler, and Marquette but they don't scare me as much as some of the teams in the other brackets.
     
  21. wyobuff

    wyobuff Well-Known Member

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    bucknell is missing a lot of easy shots and somehow missed an open layup. 6-4 butler.
     
  22. sliderNcider

    sliderNcider MacLovin Club Member

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    Is Valpo gonna break CSU's low mark of 41 points last year?
     
  23. wyobuff

    wyobuff Well-Known Member

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    hope not - it's nice to see them with one of those records no one wants.
     
  24. CU827

    CU827 Well-Known Member

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    Valpo will score more than 23 in the 2nd half
     
  25. torerobuff

    torerobuff Dancing is forbidden Club Member

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    This Bucknell-Butler game is SLOOOOW, but, I guess that was expected with these teams.
     
  26. wyobuff

    wyobuff Well-Known Member

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    I was just going to write that. Bucknell seems like they cant throw the ball into the ocean, but are only down 5. muscala has less than 4 pts.
     
  27. CVilleBuff

    CVilleBuff Club Member Club Member

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    Bucknell is highly conservative. Tried to warn everyone.
     
  28. Da Lama

    Da Lama Well-Known Member

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    The new Capital One ads w/Baldwin and Barkley are pretty damn good.
     
  29. bigbang2

    bigbang2 Typical, brain knowledge or the ability to have a

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    Come on Bucknell
     
  30. wyobuff

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    Are any of you guys in a "squares" pool for this year?
     

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