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  • KTs Still Winning May 17, 11:48 a.m.
    Pro

    I can't see why you would want to hold this tournament anyplace but Charlotte.

    The last time they... View More

    — Posted by 903 mens national championships

    5 miles was too far for him and the starters to run if they had to make another retreat. He was just making sure his contingency plan was in place.

  • 903 mens national championships May 17, 11:43 a.m.
    Sports Legend

    I can't see why you would want to hold this tournament anyplace but Charlotte.

    The last time they had it in Charlotte, Roy whined about being put at the Hilton in University City about 5 miles from downtown. Coincidently, Duke was assigned to the Ritz Carlton a few blocks from the Arena.

  • Ken D. May 17, 10:50 a.m.
    Sports Legend

    For the life of me, I can't see why you would want to hold this tournament anyplace but Charlotte. Out of the 15 schools, fans of 5 of them are going to fly pretty much anywhere you hold it, unless you are crazy enough to put it in Florida. That would be Pitt, ND, Louisville, FSU and Miami. That leaves 10 schools whose travel plans could vary depending on the tourney site.

    If you play in NYC, fans of only 2 schools (BC and Syracuse) have less than a six hour drive (a little over 4 hours each), and only 2 more (Pitt and UVa) are under 8 hours.

    In Charlotte, 8 schools are within easy driving distance, with only Syracuse and BC being too far too drive.

    And somebody would have to explain to me why it matters to TV where the games are played. Except for the decals on the floor, all the courts look pretty much alike.

  • BlueBawling May 17, 9:55 a.m.
    Veteran

    well they are mad at the world right now

    — Posted by kmorsreturn

    I'm not made at the world. I'm not living on unemployment like you.

    — Posted by 903 crybaby

    Hey REDTAG get off the intenet and go apply for jobs you freeloader!

    — Posted by BlueBawling

    my life > your life

    — Posted by 903 crybaby

    Wal-mart fan, hypocrite, BLOWHARD pansy. I doubt that REDTAG.

  • kmorsreturn May 17, 9:13 a.m.
    Sports Legend

    It's politics. When you bring in new schools you can't have it all like previous years. The ACC... View More

    — Posted by Sauras69

    I hope you are right about bringing it back. However, if the big TV and other money wants it to... View More

    — Posted by jmcdow2792

    Once they move it to MSG and the ACC accountants count the numbers, they will never justify... View More

    — Posted by 903 mens national championships

    just as long as it doesnt go to FL

  • 903 mens national championships May 17, 9:10 a.m.
    Sports Legend

    It's politics. When you bring in new schools you can't have it all like previous years. The ACC... View More

    — Posted by Sauras69

    I hope you are right about bringing it back. However, if the big TV and other money wants it to... View More

    — Posted by jmcdow2792

    Once they move it to MSG and the ACC accountants count the numbers, they will never justify having it in Greensboro again. I could see a rotation between the 2 NYC arenas, Washington DC, and Atlanta. Now that you're spreading 20k or so tickets between 16 schools instead of 12, this event is going to outprice the blue collar fans anyway. The only people going to the tourney will be the top-dollar boosters who don't care how much round trip and 4 nights to NYC costs because they're loaded... And the scalpers in NYC will figure out a way to get their share of tickets and make a ton off the secondary market.

  • kmorsreturn May 17, 9:00 a.m.
    Sports Legend

    actually im pretty sure i know more about baseball then most of the fans up here, im just honest... View More

    — Posted by kmorsreturn

    I wouldn't go 99.9% but it is certainly a majority. Not to mention UNC baseball is about as fair... View More

    — Posted by thatrollslayer

    Little League kills College WS on TV.....i think women's softball does as well.

    — Posted by kmorsreturn

    oh lord....what does that have to do with Little League being bigger than college baseball?

  • jmcdow2792 May 17, 6:40 a.m.
    All Star

    It's politics. When you bring in new schools you can't have it all like previous years. The ACC... View More

    — Posted by Sauras69

    I hope you are right about bringing it back. However, if the big TV and other money wants it to stay away, I suspect we will never see the ACC in Greensboro again. That would be a shame.

  • BattlingBishop 5 May 16, 10:32 p.m.
    Sports Legend

    Might want to check the date stamp:

    By TruthBKnown Returned
    Posted Feb 2, 10:28 a.m

    — Posted by Tizu

    hahahahaha.....UNC fans.

    — Posted by kmorsreturn

    Hey, I fell down on the job, kinda like him.....

    http://www.youtube.com/embed/Ao-sE-QcAUA

    Since... View More

    — Posted by BattlingBishop 5

    actually im pretty sure i know more about baseball then most of the fans up here, im just honest... View More

    — Posted by kmorsreturn

    Got any data?

  • TsKaMF May 16, 8:50 p.m.
    Sports Legend

    That would be a blasphemous act.

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