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Old 04-07-2014, 05:04 PM   #41
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I find it amazing that the finalists are the 7 and 8 seeds. If I understand correctly these two finalists would have been between the 25th and 32nd teams of the 64 teams in the tournament ranked 1 to 64 by the selection committee.

Gotta love college basketball.
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Old 04-07-2014, 07:48 PM   #44
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UConn. Teams seeded this low have no biz playing consistenty as well as they have but they've caught fire. I thought when they beat my Cyclones that if they played like that they could beat anyone ... and they've been playing just like that the whole tournament.

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I find it amazing that the finalists are the 7 and 8 seeds. If I understand correctly these two finalists would have been between the 25th and 32nd teams of the 64 teams in the tournament ranked 1 to 64 by the selection committee.

Gotta love college basketball.
The last poll, one week into the postseason, had UConn ranked 18
and UK ranked 27 ... remarkable.
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Old 04-07-2014, 08:51 PM   #46
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UCONN is running away with this; 30 to 20 late in the first half.
KY will have to play much better to even make a close game.
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Good game. It seemed odd that UK just walked off the court at the end - no handshakes or anything. Admittedly, UConn was celebrating but it just seemed odd to me. Did anyone else notice?

UConn women can wrap up a perfect season tomorrow night.
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Good game. It seemed odd that UK just walked off the court at the end - no handshakes or anything. Admittedly, UConn was celebrating but it just seemed odd to me. Did anyone else notice?

UConn women can wrap up a perfect season tomorrow night.

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Good game. It seemed odd that UK just walked off the court at the end - no handshakes or anything. Admittedly, UConn was celebrating but it just seemed odd to me. Did anyone else notice?

UConn women can wrap up a perfect season tomorrow night.
Yes, a very good game. I don't understand why UK just walked off at the end. It wasn't like the game was marred by hard fouls to take a guy out. Bad calls didn't decide the game. There didn't seem to be much, if any, trash talking. So, I don't get it.

And, now, UK's coach is going to be asked about it until the middle of next season.
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It was a very good game. I liked Kentucky's chances going in, but in the end UConn's experience was the deciding factor.

But what do I know? It was pure luck that I had 40 of 63 games correct in my bracket, finishing in 58,000th place in the $1 billion Buffett challenge.

The top bracket had 49/63, including four correct final four picks.
https://tournament.fantasysports.yah...bracket/643286

With results like that - out of 15,000,000 entries - I think Warren will be very happy to take the same bet every year going forward.
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Glad UConn won even though I am from KY. KY has the most insufferable fans I've ever encountered. And my Louisville team beat UConn three times this season, by 10, 12 and, just a few weeks ago, by 33. We just couldn't beat KY when it counted. Congrats to the Huskies!
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BTravlin ... I don't run across KY fans out here but I will say when it comes to insufferable, Rex Chapman on the semifinal broadcast was over the top. I accidently recorded the KY feed instead of the national broadcast. Dude was really, really bad. "EAT GLASS BIG BOY!" Yikes
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Just watched the UConn celebration for the men in Storrs. Waiting to watch the women go for their 9th title and the 2nd double championship. Should be a tough game vs Notre Dame. Go Huskies!
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Gotta love March Madness. This year had a lot of close games and a pretty unpredictable finale. Even better, being my first year of retirement, I got to watch them all.

And now, at least I can brag I won 1 pool. :-)
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There was a White Sox announcer (maybe still is) who is funny. He'd say:

"YES!! Grab some bench!!"
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Very touching, never seen Gino get so emotional. My daughter is a UConn graduate so we love to watch them win!

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Pretty amazing that the Connecticut men pulled off what they did during the tournament to join the women with a title.

My worst bracket ever...Now I just hope Jabari Parker wises up and stays in school.
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Just watched the UConn celebration for the men in Storrs. Waiting to watch the women go for their 9th title and the 2nd double championship. Should be a tough game vs Notre Dame. Go Huskies!
Well, not so tough.
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