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SG Joe Coleman transferring from Minnesota

Discussion in 'Colorado Basketball Message Board' started by Buffnik, May 17, 2013.

  1. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    http://espn.go.com/mens-college-bas...joe-coleman-minnesota-golden-gophers-transfer

    6'4" 205 lbs

    Athletic, slasher type more than a pure shooter. Pretty strong. This one came as a surprise to people because he was expected to fit well in Pitino's system.

    Averaged almost 9 ppg and then had a big game to knock UCLA out of the Dance this year.

    Also, former Mr. Basketball in Minnesota with deep family ties to the Gopher program.

    Of note: Tad and CU were looking closely at him the year we signed Mayor and Ski, although we never offered.
     
  2. Medford M.

    Medford M. Well-Known Member

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    We're full.
     
  3. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Looks that way.

    fwiw, CSU did offer Coleman out of HS. Different coach, though.
     
  4. mattrob

    mattrob Club Member Club Member

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    Why do I get the feeling you're trying to tell us something here?
     
  5. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Not this time. Just idle chatter to pass a Friday afternoon.
     
  6. mattrob

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    I guess I can stop checking Barzil every 5 minutes then?
     
  7. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Haha. Yeah. Kind of waiting for a reaction from Teets on this one.
     
  8. bombay

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    http://rivals.yahoo.com/basketballrecruiting/basketball/recruiting/player-Justin-Coleman-95004


    Here's another Coleman that's available. Signed with Louisville out of hs, didn't qualify academically. Went to Marshall, scored and rebounded pretty well as a true Freshman, but had an attitude problem, and was eventually kicked off the team for texting from the bench. Went to jc, and allegedly cleaned up his act. Hell of a player, and looking for a home, but... I dunno if you want him on your team.
     

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