Memphis vs. Kansas

Discussion in 'Other Sports' started by Yossarian, Apr 6, 2008.

Memphis or Kansas?

  1. Memphis Baby!

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  2. Rock Chalk Jayhawk!

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  1. Yossarian

    Yossarian I am Him.

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    Memphis or Kansas?

    Gut says Kansas, but I'd love to see Memphis walk away with the title.
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  2. TitanJeff

    TitanJeff Kahuna Grande Staff

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    I had Kansas the entire way but Memphis is peaking at the right time. Should be a good game.
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  3. PhiSlammaJamma

    PhiSlammaJamma Critical Possession

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    I don't know how this is going to play out, but Memphis has 3 players who will be drafted into the nba next year in the 1st round and Kansas has 4. It's going to be a good one. These rosters are stacked.

    I've watched Memphis a lot because they are in the Houston Cougars conference, and what amazed me most was that Houston's guards would blow past the Memphis guards, have what appeared to be an easy layup, and they got the heck swatted out of them. There were no easy baskets. None. And Houston has guards who will be drafted into the nba this year. Memphis was everywhere. The Tigers scoring could be erratic. But they played serious defense. And they have a soft touch when shooting. Everything seemingly bounces in for them when they need it. Houston led them at the half once, and did it by shooting a lot of deep threes.
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  4. Fry

    Fry Hatin' is what I do.

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    memphis whoops em.
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  5. Yossarian

    Yossarian I am Him.

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    btw - I don't think I properly set the timer on that poll so we can vote well into next year I suppose
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  6. Deuce Wayne

    Deuce Wayne Damnit, I cant find my driving moccasins anywhere!

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    Being a Memphis fan, the one team I didn't want them to play was Kansas. Kansas finally has it all together. I know one thing, it should be exciting and high paced. 2 teams that love to run.
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  7. Yossarian

    Yossarian I am Him.

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    yeah both teams love to run, run, run - which was why I wanted to see Kansas in the Final Four rather than UNC (although I picked UNC)

    this game will hopefully be a lot more enjoyable to watch then what we've been treated to the last couple of years
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  8. maximus

    maximus Camp Fodder

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    I can't bring myself to root for anything from Memphis.
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  9. KamikaZ

    KamikaZ Ex-Hall of Famer

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    It's going to be a fun game, and evenly matched. Like Gloat said, both teams love to run, and are very skilled at it. I see Memphis taking it.
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  10. JMB54

    JMB54 Waitin on a Win!

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    Just got to hope for the home state team.
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