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by mlaconte459
Fri Aug 10, 2018 11:40 am
Forum: Men's Hoop Forum
Topic: Beer & Wine
Replies: 44
Views: 1921

Beer & Wine

Not sure where to put this one.. but it has just been released that Beer & Wine will be available at the Mullins Center starting this season

https://twitter.com/umassathletics/stat ... 68577?s=21
by mlaconte459
Mon Aug 06, 2018 6:55 pm
Forum: Men's Hoop Forum
Topic: Djery Baptiste
Replies: 60
Views: 3234

Re: Djery Baptiste

I believe it’s when first semester is over and he officially graduates he can join UMass. So sometime mid/late December he should be joining the team.. my guess is either Farleigh Dickinson or Georgia will be his first game
by mlaconte459
Mon Aug 06, 2018 3:17 pm
Forum: Men's Hoop Forum
Topic: Djery Baptiste
Replies: 60
Views: 3234

Re: Djery Baptiste

Can’t teach size like that.. will be a very physically imposing presence especially in conference. Seems like an amazing kid as well, saw that he won some SEC community awards. And moved to the US when he was 15 from Haiti, taught himself English from listening to George Strait country songs. Also s...
by mlaconte459
Mon Jul 16, 2018 9:09 am
Forum: Men's Hoop Forum
Topic: New UMass Basketball Podcast
Replies: 38
Views: 3320

Re: New UMass Basketball Podcast

https://twitter.com/curryhickssage/status/1018706205848539136?s=21 It looks like the podcast group is looking to raise a little capital so they are not taking a loss on this endeavor and get some new equipment etc.. recently were able to sit down and talk to Matt about the team and this upcoming sea...
by mlaconte459
Sun Jul 01, 2018 4:47 pm
Forum: Men's Hoop Forum
Topic: 2018-2019 Schedule and beyond
Replies: 118
Views: 10597

Re: 2018-2019 Schedule and beyond

cam9219 wrote:
Fri Jun 29, 2018 6:01 pm
Anyone headed out to Vegas for the two games over Thanksgiving at the Orleans against SIU and hopefully Nevada? I should be in attendance and wanted to see if i'd be seeing any other maroon in the stands.
Yup will def be there, looking forward to that trip and cashing some winning UMass tickets
by mlaconte459
Thu Jun 28, 2018 9:29 am
Forum: Men's Hoop Forum
Topic: KAEO: Carl Pierre
Replies: 185
Views: 18585

Re: KAEO: Carl Pierre

https://twitter.com/cotygreene/status/1 ... 05857?s=21

Up 18 lbs over last year, adding a lot of muscle to his frame
by mlaconte459
Thu Jun 28, 2018 9:26 am
Forum: Men's Hoop Forum
Topic: KAEO Curtis Cobb (2015)
Replies: 122
Views: 16283

Re: KAEO Curtis Cobb (2015)

https://twitter.com/cotygreene/status/1 ... 92737?s=21

Impressive stuff.. Cobb has gained 24 lbs since he stepped foot on campus.. where was this guy when Putney was here.
by mlaconte459
Wed Jun 06, 2018 9:36 am
Forum: Men's Hoop Forum
Topic: What will we look like in 2018-2019?
Replies: 517
Views: 32862

Re: What will we look like in 2018-2019?

From what I have heard I wouldn’t be shocked if Laurent is the second best player on the team next year. He is going to be very good
by mlaconte459
Mon May 28, 2018 1:51 pm
Forum: Men's Hoop Forum
Topic: 2018-2019 Schedule and beyond
Replies: 118
Views: 10597

Re: 2018-2019 Schedule and beyond

^ it is.. it will also be the battle of the brothers which is very cool for those two.

https://twitter.com/chasin_dadream/stat ... 06528?s=21
by mlaconte459
Fri May 25, 2018 10:20 am
Forum: Men's Hoop Forum
Topic: Kaeo: Rashaan holloway
Replies: 932
Views: 124658

Re: Kaeo: Rashaan holloway

https://twitter.com/chasin_dadream/stat ... 51713?s=21

This should help answer everyone’s questions
by mlaconte459
Thu May 17, 2018 10:17 am
Forum: Men's Hoop Forum
Topic: NOLA DUO GONE!!!!!
Replies: 519
Views: 50441

Re: NOLA DUO GONE!!!!!

Speaking of UMass connections.. if Houston loses its coach this late in the cycle it could make hiring a bit more difficult.. they have also proved they don’t mind hiring a guy with an iffy past.. wouldn’t be shocked if Pitino is in their short list for replacements
by mlaconte459
Wed Apr 25, 2018 10:59 am
Forum: Men's Hoop Forum
Topic: KAEO: Sy Chatman
Replies: 72
Views: 6285

Re: KAEO: Sy Chatman

^ his minutes and impact will purely be based on how in shape he is. McCall wants to run a pressing and fast break team. Not two strong areas for RH
by mlaconte459
Mon Apr 23, 2018 4:03 pm
Forum: Men's Hoop Forum
Topic: 2018 Recruiting needs and potential recruits
Replies: 1238
Views: 114618

Re: 2018 Recruiting needs and potential recruits

Laurent will be the starting 4, I think qualifying him as a big in the current basketball structure is fair
by mlaconte459
Mon Apr 23, 2018 2:17 pm
Forum: Men's Hoop Forum
Topic: KAEO Chris Baldwin
Replies: 534
Views: 63024

Re: KAEO Chris Baldwin

^ and maybe one Molnar guy in West :)
by mlaconte459
Mon Apr 23, 2018 2:15 pm
Forum: Men's Hoop Forum
Topic: 2018 Recruiting needs and potential recruits
Replies: 1238
Views: 114618

Re: 2018 Recruiting needs and potential recruits

^ hope So, I think White was finishing up his visits fairly quickly. Won’t be shocked if his decision comes in the next week or two