NIT Championship: Horns vs Lipscomb

Discussion in 'Men’s Basketball' started by LonghornCatholic, Apr 4, 2019.

  1. WorsterMan

    WorsterMan 10,000+ Posts

    LIGHT THE TOWER BABY !!!!
     
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  2. bystander

    bystander 5,000+ Posts

    It's a testament to someone that the team decided to play this one out and win the tournament. Was it the players? Did Shaka hit on something that can be a building block for next year? Were they finally consistent enough to beat inferior teams? Hard for me to say but I'm glad they won the tourney.
     
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  3. Vol Horn 4 Life

    Vol Horn 4 Life 5,000+ Posts

    With the number 69!
     
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  4. LonghornCatholic

    LonghornCatholic Romantic Catholic

    Out of all the teams that suck, we suck the least. That’s worth something. :hookem:
     
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  5. Vol Horn 4 Life

    Vol Horn 4 Life 5,000+ Posts

    Ok, now that's awesomeness!!!
     
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  6. FWHORN

    FWHORN 5,000+ Posts

    Always nice to watch a win beats the hell out of watching them lose.:hookem:
     
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  7. moondog_LFZ

    moondog_LFZ 1,000+ Posts

    WAY TO GO HORNS!!
    I agree with the announcers.
    It's like the football team winning a really good bowl game.
    Maybe not a New Years Day bowl.
    But a good one.
    Proud of the team for fighting their way to a championship.
    And some of the young guys really played well.
    It's good to get that extra playing time and practice.
     
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  8. LonghornCatholic

    LonghornCatholic Romantic Catholic

     
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  9. nashhorn

    nashhorn 2,500+ Posts

  10. LonghornCatholic

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  11. LonghornCatholic

    LonghornCatholic Romantic Catholic

     
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  12. LonghornCatholic

    LonghornCatholic Romantic Catholic

     
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  13. caryhorn

    caryhorn 5,000+ Posts

    Yea Horns!! Congrats on a fine finish and getting a positive push into next year.
    :hookem2:
     
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  14. sblazer

    sblazer 500+ Posts

    Funny the hardest games were out first 2.... then we just smoked fools. Honeslty once we got past Xavier(def thought we'd drop that one) it was smooth sailing. Much better play.
     
  15. bystander

    bystander 5,000+ Posts

    The main thing is NO QUIT!
     
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  16. LonghornCatholic

    LonghornCatholic Romantic Catholic

  17. mb227

    mb227 2,500+ Posts

    You could tell in the post-game interview on the court that Osetkowski was not happy about being in the NIT as opposed to the NCAA March Madness, but he at least noted that you always want to end the season with a win. It will be interesting to see if he makes a roster somewhere next year...not as a starter, but certainly someone capable of coming off the bench for a good eight to ten minutes a game.
     
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  18. Texanne

    Texanne 5,000+ Posts

    Only, what, four teams get to end their seasons with a win, right? I’ll take it! :bevo::hookem:
     
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  19. Sangre Naranjada

    Sangre Naranjada Liquor Man

    I didn't get that feeling at all.
     
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  20. bystander

    bystander 5,000+ Posts

    I didn't see the interview but maybe he was just feeling the lament of what could have been.
     
  21. Statalyzer

    Statalyzer 10,000+ Posts

    23 assists to only 10 turnovers for Texas in this one. And check out Dylan's stat line to close out his career at Texas: 19 points, 11 rebounds, 5 assists, 3 steals, 0 turnovers.

    It was more like a 220, but yes.

    I'm mostly going with the latter. Basically it's like we got to play the equivalent of bottom 3 teams in the Big 12 for five straight games, with Roach playing in all the games.
     

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