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  • Lux Libertas Jan 11, 2013
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    But boy, the LAX parties sure got rockin'! LOLOL!

  • 903 mens national championships Jan 11, 2013
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    i'm a duke basketball fan. i'm not a fan of duke university's nerds and geeks that only go there for 4 years, only go to games when the team is a national title contender and don't know anything about the game. crazies were original and creative back in the 80s when BOG was leading the student section. when duke's admission standards got too high, the quality of the students section suffered.

  • TruthisKnown Jan 11, 2013
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    Sorry friend but I do not "bite" on your bait insults with returns. Grow up and try to talk about sports if capable. Have a wonderful day.

  • Tar Heels Victory-Show No Mercer Jan 10, 2013
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    What? A Dookie actually admitting that the Crazies have become lame? Props to you!

  • PacknoPride Jan 10, 2013
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    you should get a ticket behind the goal. A real live jackazz behind the goal would definitely make someone miss a freethrow.

  • Tar Heels Victory-Show No Mercer Jan 10, 2013
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    Yes, they should. As long as they do not put up anything offensive, then I do not see a problem with it

  • PackFan1983 Jan 10, 2013
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    To answer your question about free throws and carolina "class":

    1) Yes, signs should be allowed, and 2) people SHOULD attend "class" at UNC, even athletes.

  • Unc r Hypocrits Jan 10, 2013
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    Still displaying some of that Carolina Class you were boasting about in another thread, I see. :(

  • blueduke4 Jan 10, 2013
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    I'm so glad Lets All Get Along cares sooo much...gtfo tree hugger.

  • TruthBKnown Banned Again01 Jan 10, 2013
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    Wasn't that the "Go back to the Ghetto" girl?

  • TruthBKnown Banned Again01 Jan 10, 2013
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    I know! Until last night, all I've seen were the 15' tall version of Calvin, and the brick. But last night, they pulled out all the stops -- there was a "crazy, shaved-head Britney Spears", Snooki, etc. I think it looks kinda funny to have all those big head props there.

  • TruthisKnown Jan 10, 2013
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    I may be in college but I would ask if you have completed 4th grade. This is such a juvenile response. I am not trying to be mean or smart to you but you need to grow up. I also just read your response to the marine who takes offense to the National anthem being mocked by NCSU fans and you were way out of line talking like that to someone who put it on the line for all of us. You need to grow up or keep those types of thoughts to yourselves.

  • Coach Doherty Jan 10, 2013
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    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6QMcxcpOn6s
    This is what is allowed!!!

  • TruthisKnown Jan 10, 2013
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    I personally absolutely agree with you. A small amount of fun stuff but not the huge signs, noodles, spinning wheels. They do look tacky. But I need everyones feedback so the variety is good but as mentioned above it kind of mirrors whatever the coaches allow. Thanks for the good original input.

  • anderson Jan 10, 2013
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    Teams..no. Fans...yes.

  • 903 mens national championships Jan 10, 2013
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    Duke's creativity has taken a nosedive since nothing has been done creative or different since speedo guy 1 - which was used on Jackie Manuel so it must've been 2004 or 2005. The 2nd speedo guy was just copying the first one. Part of the problem is that Duke has alloted more tickets towards friends and family and they now take up just about the entire area behind the home bench and they made the endzones entirely guest tickets and grad students. Without any undergrads behind the baskets, you get the predicted lack of creativity. I am glad they don't use the big spinning wheels, bricks and big fatheads. Anytime you turn on a game now, most of the big schools (like big 10 games for example) are using them and it just looks tacky.

  • Coach Doherty Jan 10, 2013
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    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6QMcxcpOn6s

    This is what is allowed!!!

  • StunGunn Jan 10, 2013
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    I thought the posters State fans held up were hilarious - the larger than life CJ Leslie, the huge brick, etc. - way better than those balloons the fans used to wave. Wake has those tie-dyed things that make me dizzy even watching, and no one can top Duke's "Speedo Guy". I honestly don't know how players get past those, but they've become part of the game and are fun to watch.

  • FAN72 Jan 10, 2013
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    My response is posted on the NC State forum.

  • boheath Jan 10, 2013
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    Back in the day at Boston Gardens, there was an opponent who would visit the Gardens when his team played the Celtics, who was allergic to cigar smoke. When his team played at a particluar basket during the first half, cigar smokers were abundant on that end of the court. When the baskets were switched in the second half, the cigar smokers suddenly appeared at that end of the court. It's called home court advantage.

    Take advantage of it.

  • Coach C Jan 10, 2013
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    Some times player only meetings are needed. You're right! It could be Duke and not have a meeting and let it go and flame out in the 1st round and then put all the blame on the departing one ( Austin Rivers).

  • TruthisKnown Jan 10, 2013
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    Amazing that some of you have taken my simple question and turned it into the jive talk that goes on practically everywhere on this sports site. Interesting but I guess I should have anticipated it.
    In reviewing the responses from the Carolina and NCSU sites it would seem if the coach approves then so do the fans. If the coach does not approve neither do the fans. It is a shame as I thought some of you might have an Original thought about this. That however is also interesting. Thanks for participating. Now off for brunch and then class. Beautiful day here on the coast.

  • Wolfpackindahizzy4shizzy Jan 10, 2013
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    he's anxiously awaiting this year's games.

    and

    can't say I blame him.

    I see that you're still upset about being 300+lbs.

    sad.

  • Lux Libertas Jan 10, 2013
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    LOL...state college should use his image instead of an "S" as their logo....far more "representative" of the fanbase the nation is accustomed to seeing...

  • DooksucksV3 Jan 10, 2013
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    I see that you are still upset that your son is not old enough to have ever seen N.C. State beat UNC in basketball.

    Sad.

  • Wolfpackindahizzy4shizzy Jan 10, 2013
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    that depends... do you have season tix, fatboy???

  • DooksucksV3 Jan 10, 2013
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    I wonder if this guy will be behind the goal during FT's:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xQ6aF-wI6cc

  • chapelthrillv2 Jan 10, 2013
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    Can't disagree with anything here.

  • randythorntonv3 Jan 10, 2013
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    Actually K has earned the respect by winning 4 NC's and 2 Gold Medals and winning when he doesnt have the best team/talent. See 2010.

    Roy, not so much. Both NC's have been senior dominated veteran teams. As proven by this year. You dont hear Coach K teams requiring team only meetings. The kids have too much respect for K and actually do what he tells them.

    I think it is embarrasssing that Reggie Bullock has to mention to the other players that Roy has won championships and he knows what he is talking about. If I were Roy, I would be really pizzd that was made public.

  • chapelthrillv2 Jan 10, 2013
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    Agreed. Knew this year was going to be a rebuilding year from the start. No surprise that we're having growing pains.

  • randythorntonv3 Jan 10, 2013
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    Maybe you are gettting votes because at some point the voters figure a team like UNCheat with 7 MCDaa's on it might finally play up to their potential.

    But with Roy, you never know. His two NC's have come with veteran teams and dominant players. This year, he doesnt have that.

  • chapelthrillv2 Jan 10, 2013
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    Sure, K has earned that respect as well. Part of the reason Dook gets seeded too high just about every single year and tends to flame out early (see: Lehigh).

  • Wolfpackindahizzy4shizzy Jan 10, 2013
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    that's what Coach K (roy's DADDY) said.

    :)

  • chapelthrillv2 Jan 10, 2013
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    Sure it is...we're still getting votes despite a horrible performance against a terrible UVa team. Glad to see you've noticed, though...when you have a resume like Roy's, you can get respect even if your team hasn't performed well enough to earn it (yet).

  • Wolfpackindahizzy4shizzy Jan 10, 2013
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    yeah... I can see that in the RPI and the RANKINGS.... clearly napoleon's "HOF status" is garnering them a shat ton of RESPECT!!!

    LOL, someone (okay a LOT of folks) didn't get the memo!!!

    LMBAO @ REALITY and pansies' incessant need to pretend it doesN'T exist.

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  • chapelthrillv2 Jan 10, 2013
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    TOB was never a great coach. Roy is a hall of famer. Big disparity between the two.

  • Wolfpackindahizzy4shizzy Jan 10, 2013
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    LOL

    yep... that worked out great for TOB and Co this past season.

    hang on to the past, lil pansy... for, it's clearly ALL you've got.

    hang in there, lil fella!

  • chapelthrillv2 Jan 10, 2013
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    Did you hang a banner recently when you weren't even invited to the CBI?

    LOLOLOLOL!

    Once again, when was the last time you won anything of note in basketball? Heck, I'll even be easier to you...when was the last time NC State basketball made it past the Sweet 16?

    #IRRELEVANT

    BWAHAHAHHA!

  • chapelthrillv2 Jan 10, 2013
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    Current roster? You mean the current roster of NC State players who have never beaten UNC in basketball? Or your coach, who has never defeated UNC in basketball? Or Roy, who has more national championships than he has career losses to NC State? UNC knows how to beat NC State. NC State has no clue how to compete against Carolina. And until then....SCOREBOARD!

    LOL!

  • Killing Time Jan 10, 2013
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    And yet you guys hang a banner for it. LOL!!!!!! More CROW. ROFL!

  • chapelthrillv2 Jan 10, 2013
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    Sorry, we're talking about Carolina, not State. I realize that the NIT has been a noble tournament for NC State to shoot for in recent years, given that you had several seasons within recent memory in which you weren't even invited to the CBI (LOL!), but really, the NIT is nothing to get excited about.

  • Wolfpackindahizzy4shizzy Jan 10, 2013
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    LOL

    pray tell, exactly WHAT "history" has to do with the current rosters at State and pastel U???

    Bahahhahahaahhahaaa.... or, are you saying UCLA is the #1 team in the land, EVERY YEAR????

    poor, poor, pansies... stuck in the past, because they clearly have NO present or future.

    g'stuff!

  • Killing Time Jan 10, 2013
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    NIT! NIT! NIT! NIT!

    ROFL!

  • Wolfpackindahizzy4shizzy Jan 10, 2013
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    LOL

    yeah... I'm sure they mean the world to the current group of pansies... I heard their "team meeting" was called to just STARE at what those before them proved capable of doing... since, there's no way on God's green earth that the current bunch of pansies has any hope at all, of hanging anything.

    but themselves.

    LMBAO!!!

  • chapelthrillv2 Jan 10, 2013
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    I was thinking about the five national championship banners, the final four banners, elite 8 banners, ACC champion banners, etc.

    When was the last time NC State won anything of note in basketball? LOLOLOLOLOLOL!!!!

    As they say, "Facts...tend to be fun."

  • Killing Time Jan 10, 2013
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    3rd place NIT banner!!!! YAYYYYYYY!!!!

    Get ready for another one. ROFL!

  • chapelthrillv2 Jan 10, 2013
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    We don't get all excited about rankings...used to that by now. We'll let the hardware and the banners speak for themselves. :)

  • Wolfpackindahizzy4shizzy Jan 10, 2013
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    that must also explain WHY the nose dome is its normal quiet self.

    :)good times:)

  • chapelthrillv2 Jan 10, 2013
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    Oh yes, I forgot...NC State fans don't really know what that is like. No wonder they are all excited this season for once.

  • Wolfpackindahizzy4shizzy Jan 10, 2013
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    to see a RANKED team play???

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