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Thorburn: Buffs to play in 2012 Charleston Classic

Discussion in 'Colorado Basketball Message Board' started by Jens1893, Nov 17, 2011.

  1. Jens1893

    Jens1893 Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    Just a short tweet, but he´s in PR with the team.

    Participating teams this year include Northwestern, LSU, Georgia Tech, VCU, Georgetown was the 2010 Champion.
     
  2. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    That's a good trip for us next year.
     
  3. RK

    RK UBL Club Member

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    Shouldn't we be attractive to the NIT or Maui?
     
  4. Jens1893

    Jens1893 Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    The Charleston Classic is an early season tournament just like the Puerto Rico tipoff.
     
  5. CVilleBuff

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    Nice to have the Buffs in the southeast! Would love to make the trip down for that one, Charleston is a great town. Our draw can't be anymore brutal than this year's.
     
  6. RK

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    I know they have a pre season NIT and the Maui invite
     
  7. Jens1893

    Jens1893 Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    Sorry, you got me confused.
     
  8. RK

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    No worries
     
  9. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Preseason NIT is the next one I want to be in. Especially if we can be a host site for the early rounds.
     
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    Jens1893 Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    Thorburn
     
  11. Bass

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    That's a pretty tough draw but should be a good measuring stick for the program. Dayton is always well coached. St john's is a mid level Big East which is a great challenge for us and I think we all know Baylor.
     
  12. CVilleBuff

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    Tougher tournament than it looks. Catching Charleston at home would be a bitch, and is exactly the type of thing that usually happens to us. Dayton is always solid, and Auburn should be much improved by the time next season rolls around.
     
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    Who the **** would want to go to South Carolina? :smile2:
     
  14. GoBuffs!!

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    It might be a little early to be making these bold predictions, but with the path that CU is on, there is a good chance they could win that tournament, depending on how many cars Drew buys.
     

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