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WAY Too Early Poll For Next Season

Discussion in 'Colorado Basketball Message Board' started by Goose, Jun 12, 2012.

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Where do the CU Men finish in the PAC-12 next season?

  1. 1st

    8 vote(s)
    12.5%
  2. 2nd

    3 vote(s)
    4.7%
  3. 3rd

    22 vote(s)
    34.4%
  4. 4th

    15 vote(s)
    23.4%
  5. 5th

    10 vote(s)
    15.6%
  6. 6th

    5 vote(s)
    7.8%
  7. 7th

    1 vote(s)
    1.6%
  8. 8th

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  9. 9th

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  10. 10th

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  11. 11th

    0 vote(s)
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  12. 12th

    0 vote(s)
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  1. Goose

    Goose Hoops Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    Did a few of these last off-season just to judge where the fanbase was standing on expectations for the season and plan on doing them again this off-season. So last season, in a weak PAC-12, the Buffs finished 6th during the regular season and won the conference tournament. We lost three starters off of last year's team, but welcome in a top 25 recruiting class. There's only one senior on the roster, so leadership might be an issue, but we have a player who is projected to be an early entry lottery pick in next year's NBA draft.

    Lots of positives and negatives heading in to the season. Does one side outweigh the other?
     
  2. Darth Snow

    Darth Snow Hawaiian Buffalo Club Member Junta Member

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    5th. Feeling optimistic today.
     
  3. buff190

    buff190 Club Member Club Member

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    3rd...In Tad I trust!...I may be overly optimistic but hey, gotta aim high!
     
  4. GoBuffs!!

    GoBuffs!! Active Member

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    Since when was 3rd or 5th optomistic, we won the championship last year, I am going for #1 all day long.
     
  5. Quattro

    Quattro Banned BANNED Club Member

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    1st. UCLA and Arizona ain't ****
     
  6. Bone Buff

    Bone Buff Well-Known Member

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    Hail to the King baby.
     
  7. BehindEnemyLines

    BehindEnemyLines beware the habu Club Member

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    I said 4th, but we win the conference tourney again.
     
  8. CVilleBuff

    CVilleBuff Club Member Club Member

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    An optimistic 3rd. Not convinced the Pac is going to be *that* much better next year.
     
  9. SBG

    SBG Formerly known as EFNMB Club Member Junta Member

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    3rd or 4th. And we won the conference tourney championship, not the regular season title. We'll be in the conference tourney finals again this year as well.
     
  10. torerobuff

    torerobuff Dancing is forbidden Club Member

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    1st, obviously.
     
  11. alec10burks

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    3rd place behind Arizona and UCLA.
     
  12. Shldr2Shldr

    Shldr2Shldr Club Member Club Member

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    3rd in conference standings, win the tourney again.

    I cant wait to see our shiny new banner in the CEC
     
  13. ZKobalt

    ZKobalt Well-Known Member

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    Picked 4th.

    Dan Wolken picks Buffs at #1.
    Gottlieb
    :lol:

    Interesting conversation between those two, I enjoy reading it on twitter.
     
  14. torerobuff

    torerobuff Dancing is forbidden Club Member

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    Gottlieb is just bitter that we're in a better conference than okie st and rapidly becoming a better basketball school.
     
  15. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Gottlieb may be the biggest douche on ESPN. Which actually puts him in the running for biggest douche on the planet.
     
  16. sackman

    sackman Club Member Club Member

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    Who's willing to bet against Tad Boyle?

    Not me.
     
  17. Darth Snow

    Darth Snow Hawaiian Buffalo Club Member Junta Member

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    He's not just your Taddy, He's everyone's Taddy. Until proven otherwise.
     
  18. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    We'll see who has the best team once March Tadness rolls in.
     
  19. buffaholic

    buffaholic Club Member Club Member

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    4th in league
    2nd in conf tourney
     
  20. NashBuff

    NashBuff CSU Knob-Slobberer

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    I'm looking forward to basketball this coming season. Let's review last season for the Buffs:

    This was OUR first season in a NEW conference and that meant we were playing NEW teams every single week that we haven't played often. We were in the running for the Pac-12 regular season title and we beat the regular season champs at home in Washington.

    Now this is our second season in our new conference, we will be more familar with the Pac-12 teams this coming season and with Tad's players. We will also have Dre who should have won the Pac-12 Defensive POY honors but was robbed. I think our defense will still be good but will Dinwiddle be the go to scorer? If that is the case, he doesn't appear to be the type of person who would leave town in a heartbeat so if we have the same go to scorer two years in a row, that would be awesome for CU.

    And I'm going to say that after going through that transitional season with unfamiliar opponents and being in the running for the regular season title plus winning the postseason conference tourney, the Buffs should be a CONTENDER for the Pac-12 title so I chose FIRST PLACE!
     
  21. Scotch

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