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by Chris20
Sun Mar 20, 2005 11:10 pm
Forum: Men's Hoop Forum
Topic: Doherty to get a 2nd interview?
Replies: 134
Views: 33183

Done deal.....

Andre Burks is new UMass coach....comfirmed by Ratte, Chimelis, and Fat Jack O'Neill. Beat out Ajmal Basit based on second interview....
by Chris20
Sat Mar 19, 2005 9:32 am
Forum: Men's Hoop Forum
Topic: Thread for Matt Doherty Supporters ONLY
Replies: 69
Views: 11785

Can't we do any better? The guy won National Coach of the year his first yr at UNC and was in the top 5 for the award the year before at ND. I would say that's pretty damn good. I have said this before that we are fans not athletic administrators and if UMass decided to hire MD then you can pretty ...
by Chris20
Sat Mar 19, 2005 9:25 am
Forum: Men's Hoop Forum
Topic: Who should it be -- round 2
Replies: 226
Views: 47003

"When Lappas was hired, I thought it was a decent hire given the other options.... he wouldn't have gottena sniff this time around." Why not? His record at 'Nova was very good. He had a reputation as a good recruiter. He was a head coach in a big conference. At the time of his hiring, he was viewed...
by Chris20
Sat Mar 19, 2005 9:19 am
Forum: Men's Hoop Forum
Topic: Who should it be -- round 2
Replies: 226
Views: 47003

Okay, I am begrudgingly beginning to think I can maybe possibly accept Doherty (just due to the whole 'retread' thing which I have a hard time with like so many others), but if it's Lavin, O'Brien, etc., I will lock myself into a cage full of starving rottweilers with raw steaks tied around my neck...
by Chris20
Sat Mar 19, 2005 9:07 am
Forum: Men's Hoop Forum
Topic: Who should it be -- round 2
Replies: 226
Views: 47003

The most important thing to take from these two polls is that there is a loyal fan base that's hungry as hell for something to get excited about. Yes...and that we all agree there are few good candidates....we just agree on who those few are. While I have my opinions, I realize the powers that be h...
by Chris20
Fri Mar 18, 2005 10:05 am
Forum: Men's Hoop Forum
Topic: Who should it be -- round 2
Replies: 226
Views: 47003

two cents

Former occasional poster, stopped posting pretty much after the Bruiser War reached its peak....been lurking since, but now I'm motivated again.... I would like a head coach....I agree that Moore and Barbee both seem to have a great deal going for them, and I would be optimistic if one of them were ...