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RE: Bubble Watch
(02-09-2018 04:10 PM)C0|db|00ded Wrote:  
(02-09-2018 04:01 PM)ShockerFever Wrote:  
(02-09-2018 03:54 PM)rath v2.0 Wrote:  UC's SOS is now projected to finish in the low to mid 50's. BFD

UC's OOC SOS currently sits at #112 which is still 80+ spots ahead of Texas Tech, 25+ spots ahead of Miami, 120+ spots ahead of Michigan State, and 75 spots or so ahead of West Virginia. Once again, BFD

Why are you getting so defensive about the SOS? I’m not talking about projections. I’m talking about what I’m seeing right now in black and white in front of me.

And it’s a fact.

It’s amazing how some UC fans act like the WSU fans they hate.

Be more considerate of their feelings 'Fever...

Bearcat fans themselves have said "this is their best team since the Sweet 16." That would infer that this year's UC team is a once every 20 years kind of team. We better sit up and take notice! I know I am.

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A 2nd response to a point made by fever, to which you guys decided to go into rip on UC/rath mode. I suggest you guys get back to topics.
02-09-2018 05:32 PM
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Mommy never told some of these children that not everything is about them.
02-09-2018 05:35 PM
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RE: Bubble Watch
Villanova and Virginia are clearly 1 seeds right now. But positions 3-12 in the bracket are pretty much up for grabs. Here is a current comparison with overall records, top 50 records, and 51-100 records. You can decide for yourself how Cincinnati stacks up.

Cincinnati - 22-2, 5-2 vs. top 50, 6-0 vs. 51-100
Purdue - 23-3, 5-2 vs. top 50, 5-1 vs. 51-100
Xavier - 22-3, 5-3 vs. top 50, 8-0 vs. 51-100
Michigan State - 23-3, 1-3 vs. top 50, 6-0 vs. 51-100
Clemson - 20-4, 5-3 vs. top 50, 5-1 vs. 51-100
Kansas - 19-5, 7-4 vs. top 50, 8-0 vs. 51-100
Auburn - 21-3, 4-3 vs. top 50, 8-0 vs. 51-100
Duke - 19-5, 5-2 vs. top 50, 3-3 vs. 51-100
Texas Tech - 20-4, 5-3 vs. top 50, 6-1 vs. 51-100
Tennessee - 18-5, 4-5 vs. top 50, 5-0 vs. 51-100
02-09-2018 06:08 PM
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Teams above ranked by top 100 wins:

1. Kansas - 15
2. Xavier - 13
3. Auburn - 12
T-4. Cincinnati - 11
T-4. Texas Tech - 11
T-6. Clemson - 10
T-6. Purdue - 10
8. Tennessee - 9
9. Duke - 8
10. Michigan State - 7
02-09-2018 06:11 PM
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My point is -- Cincinnati doesn't have any eye-popping wins, nor do they have a top-tier SOS (although it is not nearly as bad as Wichita State posters make it out to be). But among their competition for the 2- and 3-seeds in the tournament, Cincinnati compares favorably.
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02-09-2018 06:12 PM
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Doesn't matter. ECU gonna win the Conference tourney, go to the Big Dance and win it all. Fact.
02-09-2018 07:19 PM
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The flagship is sinking...with no lifeboats to go around. Thus the hysteria has commenced.
02-09-2018 10:15 PM
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RE: Bubble Watch
(02-09-2018 04:10 PM)C0|db|00ded Wrote:  
(02-09-2018 04:01 PM)ShockerFever Wrote:  
(02-09-2018 03:54 PM)rath v2.0 Wrote:  UC's SOS is now projected to finish in the low to mid 50's. BFD

UC's OOC SOS currently sits at #112 which is still 80+ spots ahead of Texas Tech, 25+ spots ahead of Miami, 120+ spots ahead of Michigan State, and 75 spots or so ahead of West Virginia. Once again, BFD

Why are you getting so defensive about the SOS? I’m not talking about projections. I’m talking about what I’m seeing right now in black and white in front of me.

And it’s a fact.

It’s amazing how some UC fans act like the WSU fans they hate.

Be more considerate of their feelings 'Fever...

Bearcat fans themselves have said "this is their best team since the Sweet 16." That would infer that this year's UC team is a once every 20 years kind of team. We better sit up and take notice! I know I am. 04-bow


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it really is a once in every 20 year team. for me, this is the best team since the overachieving aught one and two team. no shame in admitting that since there's lots of good moments in between
02-09-2018 11:37 PM
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(02-09-2018 07:19 PM)8BitPirate Wrote:  Doesn't matter. ECU gonna win the Conference tourney, go to the Big Dance and win it all. Fact.
Don't sleep on ECU!
02-10-2018 12:47 AM
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RE: Bubble Watch
From the OP article link:

Cincinnati = Locks

WSU = Should be in

Quote:Next weekend, WSU will play at Cincinnati, and games against the Bearcats (one more at home in the season finale, and, who knows, maybe one in the American tournament) represent the most viable method the Shockers have to improve their seed.

In other words, we don't need WSU but they desperately need us. O' Conference Newbies, take thy rightful place at the footstool of the UC throne.

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02-10-2018 12:50 AM
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