State of the program

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Re: State of the program

Post by harbo » Fri Mar 29, 2019 1:40 pm

uz2b-len wrote:
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I think if any of us were asked to name the three best coaches of the past 50 years, we'd all come up with Leaman, Calipari, and Ford. Like the numbers say.
So, who is number four? Bruiser at 54.4% or DK at 53.1% :twisted: :twisted:

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Re: State of the program

Post by InnervisionsUMASS » Fri Mar 29, 2019 1:49 pm

In terms of coaching (relating that to success on the court), I'd go with Cal, Leaman, Ford, Zunic, Bru and then probably DK.
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Re: State of the program

Post by inthescoop » Fri Mar 29, 2019 2:12 pm

Seems like there was already a plan in place. I wonder what's the hold up on announcing the new assistant coaches?

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Re: State of the program

Post by 5150 » Fri Mar 29, 2019 5:08 pm

BREAKING: Multiple credible sources have just confirmed to @WINYRadio that @WAPrepHoop Gold team head coach Tony Bergeron has unofficially come to an agreement with Umass to join their coaching staff on a multi-year deal.

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Re: State of the program

Post by Slapthefloor93 » Fri Mar 29, 2019 5:51 pm

It’s happening.

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Re: State of the program

Post by DTM80 » Fri Mar 29, 2019 7:20 pm

Awesome! Expecting a positive movement in our hoop program.

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Re: State of the program

Post by McKinney » Fri Mar 29, 2019 7:44 pm

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Re: State of the program

Post by 69MG » Fri Mar 29, 2019 8:07 pm

State of the program: MUCH BETTER THAN IT WAS YESTERDAY :D :D :D

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Re: State of the program

Post by LS71 » Fri Mar 29, 2019 8:55 pm

About time the chips fell in UMass’ favor! 8)
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Re: State of the program

Post by Battle Ax » Fri Mar 29, 2019 8:57 pm

The beginning of the end....for the rest of the A10

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Re: State of the program

Post by MJatUM » Fri Mar 29, 2019 9:20 pm

69MG wrote:
Fri Mar 29, 2019 8:07 pm
State of the program: MUCH BETTER THAN IT WAS YESTERDAY :D :D :D
Perfectly said.

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Re: State of the program

Post by Rudy » Sat Mar 30, 2019 8:09 am

With five true freshmen in this class they all could conceivably start as juniors or seniors.

Thomas - C
Mitchell - PF
Santos - SF
Weeks - SG
Buggs - PG

Will be really cool to watch this group develop together. A new UMass gab five.

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Re: State of the program

Post by Worcester_To_Amherst » Sat Mar 30, 2019 8:27 am

I really hope MM can bring in a good PG to go along with the rest of the class.

It will be interesting to see how this all plays out over the next year and beyond. Firing your 3 assistants and bringing in a high school coach with 3 of his players is quite the gamble, but I think it's a necessary gamble at this point. I won't bring up the more personal aspect of this, because really it's none of our business and hopefully it has no (negative) impact on the team. Welcome aboard TB/Tre/and company. I hope it all works out.

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Re: State of the program

Post by Jack » Sat Mar 30, 2019 8:30 am

Jackson96 wrote:
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\As for my issue with Jack, it is best summed up by the made up lasagna dinner scene above. That scene only really pertains to you about 18%. 21% tops. Just to be clear though: In that scene I am playing myself. Jack is my wife. McCall is my mom with the fat ass. The lasagna is the UMass basketball team. My initial plan of spelling things out to Jack didn't seem to be working, so I thought maybe a little one act play would work.
Newsflash: you're an incredibly shitty playwright: Coach McCall is not your mommy, The UMass basketball team is not your mommy's repulsive lasagna, and most of all - Thank You Sweet Jesus - I am not your poor suffering wife.... that poor unlucky lady clearly has made some major mistakes in her life and is currently paying for those mistakes.....btw when she's had enough and needs a good divorce lawyer have her send me a pm .... :D

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Re: State of the program

Post by Jackson96 » Sat Mar 30, 2019 8:34 am

Cool.
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