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Ranking the coaching jobs: Pac-12

Discussion in 'Colorado Basketball Message Board' started by Quattro, Jun 9, 2012.

  1. Quattro

    Quattro Banned BANNED Club Member

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    Wow, what a horrible list (done by ESPN so I guess no one should be surprised)...

    ESPN

     
  2. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Right now, that's fair.

    It's not like I would have called Arizona a great job when Lute was entering his 3rd year there.
     
  3. Quattro

    Quattro Banned BANNED Club Member

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    I don't see how we are behind USC.
     
  4. Quattro

    Quattro Banned BANNED Club Member

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    The trolls are also out in force:








     
  5. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Payscale and recruiting grounds. If we both needed to replace coaches for some reason next year, USC would likely be able to attract a higher profile HC than we would.

    Patience, grasshopper.
     
  6. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Quattro Banned BANNED Club Member

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    It was, someone over there on a CU board actually linked me here after something happening in the AD. ESPN is the worst site for talk that I've been to.
     
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    FChairbanks muthaka slayer Club Member

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    i started my internet posting on espn...back in the 90s...
     
  9. buff4bcs1985

    buff4bcs1985 Hail to the King

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    who is that asshole who gave you that link... we need to kill him... as for the story i would flip the buffs and usc and thats about right
     
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    sackman Club Member Club Member

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    That sounds like it came from a disgruntled Big 12 employee, frankly.
     
  11. dio

    dio Admin Club Member Junta Member

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    I don't see what good it does to get worked up over this stuff. Tad keeps doing what he is doing, and the respect will come. We know Colorado isn't hickville like Nebraska. We know Colorado has glorious summers and glorious winters. We know that Colorado is a great academic institution. And we also know that Colorado has great incoming talent and an excellent coach.

    You will be far happier if you don't get offended by these articles.
     
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    DBT Club Member Club Member

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    All those disparaging quotes from a person who calls itself "Fishnet?"
     
  13. Highlander

    Highlander Club Member Club Member

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    I vomited when I read it. Then I checked NCAA tourney appearances since 1990:

    UA: 21
    UCLA: 19
    Stanford: 14
    California: 12
    USC: 9
    UW: 8
    UO: 6
    CU: 3

    I then realized it may not be that far off..
     
  14. Goose

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    I'm quoting this because some people need to read it a second time. It's that good of a post.
     
  15. absinthe

    absinthe Ambitious but rubbish. Club Member Junta Member

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    Apparently you guys dont understand the premise of this article, if anything USC is a better job than Stanford and should be ranked higher:

    - no academic standards to pass
    - plenty of money
    - good facilities
    - strong recruiting grounds

    The only real downside is that you are a distant second to football.
     
  16. FLounder

    FLounder The Buffs will rise again! Club Member

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    USC has put major talent into the NBA over the past decade.
     
  17. sackman

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    USC *should* have a terrific basketall program. Frankly, USC should dominate the Pac 12 in just about every sport. They have a lot of advantages we can only dream of - well heeled alumni, big market with a ton of talent in their own backyard, power conference, history, tradition, and money. Lots and lots of money. I think I read somewhere that the USC football program is completely endowed.
     

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