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Nate Solder

Discussion in 'Colorado Basketball Message Board' started by whatthebuff, Nov 28, 2010.

  1. whatthebuff

    whatthebuff Club Member Club Member

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    Why not?

    I have this sneaking suspicion that we are desperate for a big man. I read something in the paper a few days ago that he decided between playing CU football and Ivy league basketball. This will keep him in shape until the draft. No bowl game. Maybe he can block shots and rebound.
     
  2. buff4bcs1985

    buff4bcs1985 Hail to the King

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    good point...
     
  3. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Looking out for Nate's best interest, there's the small issue of risking injury ahead of the NFL draft.
     
  4. Ruckus

    Ruckus Peep my words. Club Member

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    Great way to stay healthy before the NFL.
     
  5. 14er

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

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    Ask Clady how bball kept him ready for the season.
     
  6. Sexton Hardcastle

    Sexton Hardcastle Club Member Club Member

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    I'm sure his agent would love this idea. :lol:
     
  7. FrankRizzo

    FrankRizzo Active Member

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    I was actually wondering about this with Devaughn Thornton...
     
  8. JimmyBuff

    JimmyBuff Well-Known Member

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    there's a more reasonable suggestion.


    Nate Solder is going to be a first round pick. The guy ain't going to risk that to play basketball. Julius Peppers (used to be a player on UNC basketball team) didn't play his redshirt junior year for the Heels either.
     
  9. tante

    tante Club Member Club Member

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    I know we need help on basketball, but CU needs to have some high picks in the NFL draft so high school kids can start thinking of CU as a stepping stone in the pros again. Hopefully both Jimmy and Nate go in the 1st.
     

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