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South Carolina at Vanderbilt

Discussion in 'Colorado Football Message Board' started by CarolinaBuff, Sep 4, 2008.

  1. CarolinaBuff

    CarolinaBuff Unintelligent and deplorable Club Member

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    7-0 Gamecocks late in the first.

    Vandy just doesn't fit in with the rest of the SEC, kind of like Northwestern in the Big 10(11).
     
  2. 66BUFF

    66BUFF FTW Club Member

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    baylor in the big 12

    stanford in the pac 10
     
  3. CUBUFF80

    CUBUFF80 No Stinkin' Title Club Member

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    I think he meant academically - I don't think Baylor will ever be confused with Northwestern, Stanford or Vandy along those lines.
     
  4. CarolinaBuff

    CarolinaBuff Unintelligent and deplorable Club Member

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    Actually, I meant a combination of academically, football team, and stadium/fan support. Both the Big Ten and especially the SEC pack huge stadiums every week, while schools like Vandy and NW can't even fill smaller venues. Baylor is certainly similar in 2 of the 3. :smile2:
     
  5. InTheBuff

    InTheBuff Well-Known Member

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    I've always thought there should be a conference for the 'smart schools'
    a 'lower tier Ivy BCS league' conference-

    Stanford
    Rice
    Tulane
    Northwestern
    Duke
    Vanderbilt

    need at least two more schools-
    who am I missing ?
     
  6. Daaah

    Daaah Club Member Club Member

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    um tulane?
     
  7. CarolinaBuff

    CarolinaBuff Unintelligent and deplorable Club Member

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    Tied at 10 in the 3rd. South Carolina may start our 4-1 or even 5-1 but don't be misled, they'll be lucky if they end up 8-4. 7-5 or even 6-6 is probably more realistic.
     
  8. buffwoman526

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    Turning out to be a great game.
     
  9. buffwings

    buffwings Club Member Club Member

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    Yeah! Let's Commodores!!
     
  10. buffwoman526

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    wow, TD Vandy

    The more ranked teams falling, the better.
     
  11. BehindEnemyLines

    BehindEnemyLines beware the habu Club Member

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    Rutgers
    Georgia Tech
    Georgetown
    SMU
    Baylor (maybe)
    AFA

    There, ya got a semi-super conference, worthy of 2 divisions and a nationally televised CCG.

    Travel for conference games is gonna be hell, tho.
     
  12. buffwings

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    Alright, we've moved up one spot!! LOL
     
  13. Coloradosker

    Coloradosker Active Member

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    How long before Spurrier admits to himself that he's taken Carolina as far as they're going to go and he has to give it up and move on?
     
  14. Highflyer

    Highflyer Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    In defense of Baylor, Standford, Duke and some others. They may not be football power houses, but they kick ass at other sports and have the banners to prove it. I know we all think Baylor should not be in the B12, but they have more overall national championships than we do. :sad1:
     
  15. sackman

    sackman Club Member Club Member

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    Doubtful. We have something like 15 skiing championships. Add in a cross country championship here and there and I'd bet we have more than Baylor.


    Point taken, though. Baylor won the women's basketball championship 2 or 3 years ago. That's no small accomplishment considering UConn and Tennessee are still very strong programs.
     
  16. broncos1

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    I think Baylor is really good in track and field.
     
  17. Highflyer

    Highflyer Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    Sorry, I meant B12 championships.
     
  18. FlatironsBuff

    FlatironsBuff Club Member Club Member

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    Wiki says Baylor has two NC's, and 57 Conference Championships.

    The Colorado Buffaloes have won 23 NCAA championships, including 17 in skiing, three in men’s cross country, two in women’s cross country, and one in football. (This is from the Cu website.)


    No idea how many Conference Championships CU has.
     
  19. sackman

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    Dang, I was pretty close for just guessing off the top of my head. :congrats:
     
  20. CarolinaBuff

    CarolinaBuff Unintelligent and deplorable Club Member

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    He basically admitted in the offseason that if he can't get it done at SC soon then he would give it up and give someone else a shot. I can't recall if he put a definitive timeline on that or not.
     
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    Stanford is top 5 for national championships in all sports

    edit: i misread your post...thought you were referring to all those schools
     

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