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Men's College Basketball: 324th Civil War!

Sun Jan 01, 2006 7:13 am

I know, and don't care that many of you don't follow this series, but it is the most played rivalry in the history of College Basketball. Today Oregon State and Oregon face off in the 324th renewal of this storied rivalry. Just like in football, this is the only set of games that matter this much to the kids.

Let's go Beavs!
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RE: Men's College Basketball: 324th Civil War!

Sun Jan 01, 2006 7:16 am

WTF are you talking about? 324?

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RE: Men's College Basketball: 324th Civil War!

Sun Jan 01, 2006 7:18 am

This is the 324th time they have played basketball against eachother....


That's why it's called the 324th Civil War.
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RE: Men's College Basketball: 324th Civil War!

Sun Jan 01, 2006 8:35 am

Well, how many times do they play each other a year? If they play each other that much it can't be all that great.

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RE: Men's College Basketball: 324th Civil War!

Sun Jan 01, 2006 8:42 am

twice. Once at each court.
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RE: Men's College Basketball: 324th Civil War!

Sun Jan 01, 2006 8:49 am

Just what we need, a thread about 2 mediocre teams.

Portland/Portland State would be a better game at this point!
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RE: Men's College Basketball: 324th Civil War!

Sun Jan 01, 2006 8:51 am

Just what we need, a tool to come in here and talk down a school with one of the most storied programs in NCAA history.
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RE: Men's College Basketball: 324th Civil War!

Sun Jan 01, 2006 8:59 am

Tell me, are their basketball uniforms as visually offensive as their football unis? Big grin
 
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RE: Men's College Basketball: 324th Civil War!

Sun Jan 01, 2006 9:00 am

How is that possible, considering basketball wasn't invented until the late 1800's? Anyway, congratulations to Oregon on a nice win.

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RE: Men's College Basketball: 324th Civil War!

Sun Jan 01, 2006 9:01 am

Quoting S12PPL (Reply 6):
Just what we need, a tool to come in here and talk down a school with one of the most storied programs in NCAA history.

Who exactly is 'we'. That constitutes 2 or more people. I think you're the only one that gives any semblance of a shit about this.
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RE: Men's College Basketball: 324th Civil War!

Sun Jan 01, 2006 9:02 am

Quoting S12PPL (Reply 6):
Just what we need, a tool to come in here and talk down a school with one of the most storied programs in NCAA history.

I would not exactly call them storied programs.

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RE: Men's College Basketball: 324th Civil War!

Sun Jan 01, 2006 9:04 am

Quoting MD-90 (Reply 7):
Tell me, are their basketball uniforms as visually offensive as their football unis?

Yes. They are.

Quoting Newark777 (Reply 8):
How is that possible, considering basketball wasn't invented until the late 1800's? Anyway, congratulations to Oregon on a nice win.

*sigh* Again, they place twice a year, Sometimes three times if they meet in the conference tournament. Simple math.

Quoting JpetekYXMD80 (Reply 9):
Who exactly is 'we'. That constitutes 2 or more people. I think you're the only one that gives any semblance of a shit about this.

You are the definition of east coast bias. You truely are. Anything west of the Mississippi, and it can't possibly live up to the "greatness" of east coast teams.
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RE: Men's College Basketball: 324th Civil War!

Sun Jan 01, 2006 9:08 am

Quoting S12PPL (Reply 11):

You are the definition of east coast bias. You truely are. Anything west of the Mississippi, and it can't possibly live up to the "greatness" of east coast teams.

He goes to Wisconsin, I wouldn't exactly call that an east coast bias. Cheese heads really haven't caught on out here.  Wink

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RE: Men's College Basketball: 324th Civil War!

Sun Jan 01, 2006 9:08 am

Quoting S12PPL (Reply 11):

You are the definition of east coast bias. You truely are. Anything west of the Mississippi, and it can't possibly live up to the "greatness" of east coast teams.

HAHHAA! How can you put that on 'east coast bias'. Thats a figment of your imagination for you to think the pac 10 is anywhere near the best. I just dont think that 2 shit teams who can't beat portland and portland state deserves a thread!

Quoting S12PPL (Reply 11):

*sigh* Again, they place twice a year, Sometimes three times if they meet in the conference tournament. Simple math.

Conference tourney is a new idea. There has to be a point in history where they were playing more than 2 times a year.
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RE: Men's College Basketball: 324th Civil War!

Sun Jan 01, 2006 9:10 am

Quoting Newark777 (Reply 10):
I would not exactly call them storied programs.

Quiz time:

Who was Ralph Miller?

Which school has the 13th most winningest program in NCAA history?

Which school did Gary Payton, AC Greene, Mell Counts, and countless other stars go to? (This one is kinda easy....)

Who was "Slats" Gill?
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RE: Men's College Basketball: 324th Civil War!

Sun Jan 01, 2006 9:18 am

Quoting S12PPL (Reply 14):
Who was Ralph Miller?

I know he gets as much praise for his work in the Big 10 and outside of Oregon than at Oregon St. And his NCAA tourny appearance wasn't at O St.

Quoting S12PPL (Reply 14):
Which school has the 13th most winningest program in NCAA history?

#13 surely surely doesn't make them "one of the most storied."

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RE: Men's College Basketball: 324th Civil War!

Sun Jan 01, 2006 6:58 pm

Quoting Newark777 (Reply 15):
I know he gets as much praise for his work in the Big 10 and outside of Oregon than at Oregon St. And his NCAA tourny appearance wasn't at O St.

What are you saying exactly??

Ralph Miller took Oregon State to the final four....Or did you know that???

Quoting Newark777 (Reply 15):
#13 surely surely doesn't make them "one of the most storied."

It does with Sports Illustrated and ESPN say that it is.....As well as other big programs around the nation.
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