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CU/FS game postponed to a later date

Discussion in 'Colorado Football Message Board' started by Shldr2Shldr, Sep 13, 2013.

  1. Shldr2Shldr

    Shldr2Shldr Club Member Club Member

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  2. SECOBuffsFan

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    Or CU makes it to the Pac 12 Championship game
     
  3. DBT

    DBT Club Member Club Member

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    Alrighty then. Prolly a good decision.
     
  4. J.R. Ewing

    J.R. Ewing Club Member Club Member

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    I think we're looking at an 11 game schedule ladies and gentlemen.
     
  5. DBT

    DBT Club Member Club Member

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    Does that mean 5 wins gets us a bowl game?
     
  6. Buffs@5345'

    Buffs@5345' Club Member Club Member

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    Undefeated one more week. Makes a lot of sense, just pulling police resources for traffic management would have been tough to justify.
     
  7. Shldr2Shldr

    Shldr2Shldr Club Member Club Member

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    Have to have a winning record. Still need 6 wins
     
  8. Duff Man

    Duff Man Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    Props to DiStephano.
     
  9. ahoelsken

    ahoelsken Well-Known Member

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    Play it 12/14. The only game that day is Army/Navy, so no logistics involved.
     
  10. CVilleBuff

    CVilleBuff Club Member Club Member

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    I think we'll play Dec 7 or 14
     
  11. chipwich

    chipwich Administrator Club Member Junta Member

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    This was the right call. A day too late.
     
  12. Junction

    Junction Moderator Club Member

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    So, what are your plans for the weekend?
     
  13. buffedup

    buffedup Cooler than a Popsicle Stand. Club Member

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    Good call. Only crappy thing is that the team will have a really long layoff with next week's bye.
     
  14. Shldr2Shldr

    Shldr2Shldr Club Member Club Member

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    3 weeks between games could either be really good for us, or really bad. Lets them be real rested going into OSU
     
  15. buffedup

    buffedup Cooler than a Popsicle Stand. Club Member

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    Given that this is a new coaching staff, I think getting games under the belt would be better than rest. But this was still the right call.
     
  16. torerobuff

    torerobuff Dancing is forbidden Club Member

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    This is the right decision.
     
  17. GoonieBuff

    GoonieBuff Not really Club Member

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    Fify
     
  18. Uncle Ken

    Uncle Ken Orr no morr Club Member

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    A call. Inconvenient for me, but a good call.
     
  19. TDbuff

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    I can't imagine Fresno wanting to play a game after their championship game.
     
  20. tsarbomba

    tsarbomba One Damn Dirty Ape Club Member

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    I think the "postponement" will be to the next year the two teams have mutually open dates. I can't imagine they will put it in a date that may have to be changed again.
     
  21. buffs6236

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    this SUCKS! i totally get why its was called off but now i am really pissed i sold my tickets. i couldnt make this weekends game but i could probably make the new date.
     
  22. Rraalph 3000

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    What's the point of postponing the game at all if it's not made up this year? If played the next year, does that game count for the originally scheduled or next season's win total or bowl eligibility?
     
  23. Bone Buff

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    Imagine if they're undefeated and its for a BCS bowl shot. Also, how the hell would bowl scheduling work if that were the case?
     
  24. CVilleBuff

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    If we were 5-6 and it was postponed til a future year we might get an exemption for a bowl
     
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  26. J.R. Ewing

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    I can't imagine the game being played on the 14th. It's after the bowl selection date, after the conf championship games, and right around finals. It's also a week before bowls start.

    If you want this game to be played you better root hard for San Jose. They're the second best team in the division. Unfortunately, Fresno doesn't play SJSU until 11/30. Unless Fresno really stumbles, I don't see this game being played.
     
  27. Shldr2Shldr

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    No doubt the best call for the city. Hopefully mac can put these three weeks of practice to good use, and we can heal up some guys that are a little banged up.

    Also, this is awesome.

    [tweet]378602116920524801[/tweet]
     
  28. ahoelsken

    ahoelsken Well-Known Member

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    I can-If they run the table they'll need the additional win over an AQ opponent. We might if we finish 5-6 as well, and can't get a waiver from the NCAA like UCLA did in 2011 (finished 6-6 but got smoked by the Ducks in the CCG).
     
  29. DBT

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    Cancelling it for the year would require refunds and/or credits. It would be a pain in the ass for them. But then, this is all a pain in the ass anyway.
     
  30. GoBeers

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    Right call to cancel the game, but note that KU @ CU basketball is December 7th at 1:15pm.
     

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