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by squirrel
Tue Jun 25, 2019 6:00 am
Forum: Pro Sports
Topic: Ongoing 2019 CONCACAF Gold Cup thread
Replies: 27
Views: 770

Re: Ongoing 2019 CONCACAF Gold Cup thread

Haiti upends Costa Rica 2:1 to win Group B, so Costa Rica will now have to face Mexico in the quarterfinals, while Canada will see Haiti.
by squirrel
Sat Jun 22, 2019 11:56 am
Forum: Pro Sports
Topic: Ongoing 2019 CONCACAF Gold Cup thread
Replies: 27
Views: 770

Re: Ongoing 2019 CONCACAF Gold Cup thread

Curacao eliminates Honduras 1:0, while El Salvador and Jamaica played to a scoreless draw last night. Everything in this group will be decided on the final day with the matchups of Curacao-Jamaica, and El Salvador-Honduras. Jamaica and El Salvador each have 4 points at +1 GD, while Jamaica has 3 goa...
by squirrel
Sat Jun 22, 2019 11:01 am
Forum: College Sports
Topic: TAS and Squirrel Re-Construct DI
Replies: 2043
Views: 190134

Re: TAS and Squirrel Re-Construct DI

I keep expecting the WAC to die. But they keep adding schools a year or two ahead of time. Cal Baptist and Dixie St will be ready by the time UMKC abandones them, and Chicagi St folds. Prophetic, I must say https://www.kshb.com/news/local-news/umkc-set-for-return-to-summit-league-in-2020-21 UMKC ri...
by squirrel
Sat Jun 22, 2019 10:54 am
Forum: College Sports
Topic: TAS and Squirrel Re-Construct DI
Replies: 2043
Views: 190134

Re: TAS and Squirrel Re-Construct DI

In one of the least surprising reclassifications: Bellarmine will reclassify to DI and join the A-Sun in 2020. My kid was a GLVC student-athlete. Bellarmine’s sports have been middle-of-the pack GLVC for the most part. The campus is nice but athletic facilities aren’t outstanding for D2. This seems...
by squirrel
Fri Jun 21, 2019 11:56 am
Forum: Bradley Braves Basketball Forum
Topic: Bradley-St Joe’s
Replies: 34
Views: 2842

Re: Bradley-St Joe’s

A10 opponents for the Joes: SAINT JOSEPH’S Home: Dayton, Duquesne, Fordham, VCU, Davidson, La Salle, Rhode Island, St. Bonaventure, Saint Louis Away: George Mason, George Washington, Massachusetts, Richmond, Davidson, La Salle, Rhode Island, St. Bonaventure, Saint Louis Teams in bold are the teams S...
by squirrel
Fri Jun 21, 2019 11:49 am
Forum: Bradley Braves Basketball Forum
Topic: Kingsby granted waiver
Replies: 19
Views: 1504

Re: Kingsby granted waiver

Have you figured out yet that this staff does their due diligence before making these decisions. Wether it’s foreign kids getting cleared or transfers they put the work in in advance so there are no surprises. I'd be a lot more inclined to agree on this if Koch Bar hadn't gotten left behind when we...
by squirrel
Fri Jun 21, 2019 10:36 am
Forum: Pro Sports
Topic: 2019 NBA Draft Thread
Replies: 46
Views: 413

Re: 2019 NBA Draft Thread

Article on Dixon's Isaiah Roby out of his hometown Sauk Valley newspapers after being selected by the Pistons in the 2nd round:
https://www.saukvalley.com/2019/06/21/a ... e/abwxm90/
by squirrel
Fri Jun 21, 2019 9:55 am
Forum: Bradley Braves Basketball Forum
Topic: Spring Sports
Replies: 52
Views: 5916

Re: Spring Sports

All 3 Valley teams reached their respective Regional Final, and lost to teams that are all now in the semifinals of the CWS: Vanderbilt defeated Indiana State Texas Tech defeated Dallas Baptist Louisville defeated Illinois State In the NCAAs, the league had wins over Louisville, Indiana, Ohio State,...
by squirrel
Fri Jun 21, 2019 7:37 am
Forum: Pro Sports
Topic: 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup Thread
Replies: 14
Views: 600

Re: 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup Thread

And, if both win, you have the US-France matchup in the quarterfinals.
by squirrel
Thu Jun 20, 2019 1:25 pm
Forum: Pro Sports
Topic: 2022 World Cup qualification thread
Replies: 30
Views: 1655

Re: 2022 World Cup qualification thread

Venezuela held Brazil to a scoreless draw in the Copa America and did the same in their opener against Peru. If they can win against Bolivia, they will advance to the knockout stage. The guest teams in this year's Copa are Qatar and Japan. Qatar has been a bit of a surprise with a draw against Parag...
by squirrel
Thu Jun 20, 2019 1:20 pm
Forum: Pro Sports
Topic: 2022 World Cup qualification thread
Replies: 30
Views: 1655

Re: 2022 World Cup qualification thread

Wrapping up the 2019 Toulon Tournament (U23s):

In the semis:

Brazil 2:0 Ireland
Japan 2:2 (5:4 pks) Mexico


In the Final, Japan took Brazil to PKs but Brazil prevailed 1:1 (5:4).

Mexico defeated Ireland 0:0 (4:3) on penalties in the third place game.
by squirrel
Thu Jun 20, 2019 9:12 am
Forum: Pro Sports
Topic: Ongoing 2019 CONCACAF Gold Cup thread
Replies: 27
Views: 770

Re: Ongoing 2019 CONCACAF Gold Cup thread

Mexico defeated Canada 3:1 last night.

I thought Bermuda played well in their debut. I'll be interested in seeing if they can be competitive against Costa Rica today.
by squirrel
Thu Jun 20, 2019 8:04 am
Forum: Bradley Braves Basketball Forum
Topic: 2018-19 DI Hoops Coaching Carousel
Replies: 560
Views: 33731

Re: 2018-19 DI Hoops Coaching Carousel

Squirrel, just when you thought the coaching carousel was done,....well...: https://twitter.com/GoodmanHoops/status/1141080251499520000 The timeline on this one will be interesting. They just hired a new AD, but they won't officially start until July 1, although they will be involved in this process.
by squirrel
Tue Jun 18, 2019 9:30 pm
Forum: College Sports
Topic: TAS and Squirrel Re-Construct DI
Replies: 2043
Views: 190134

Re: TAS and Squirrel Re-Construct DI

In one of the least surprising reclassifications: Bellarmine will reclassify to DI and join the A-Sun in 2020.
by squirrel
Tue Jun 18, 2019 9:41 am
Forum: Bradley Braves Basketball Forum
Topic: 2018-19 DI Hoops Coaching Carousel
Replies: 560
Views: 33731

Re: 2018-19 DI Hoops Coaching Carousel

Indiana State hired Kareem Richardson to replace Marcus Belcher. Richardson played at Evansville, and had previously been on the staff at Indiana State under Royce Waltman.
by squirrel
Tue Jun 18, 2019 9:38 am
Forum: Bradley Braves Basketball Forum
Topic: 2018-19 DI Hoops Coaching Carousel
Replies: 560
Views: 33731

Re: 2018-19 DI Hoops Coaching Carousel

SFP wrote:
Fri Jun 14, 2019 8:02 pm

https://www.espn.com/mens-college-baske ... violations

*those that are young Jerry Tarkanian Quote. "The NCAA is so mad at Kentucky they're going to give Cleveland State another year of probation. "
Tark was awesome. And right.
by squirrel
Tue Jun 18, 2019 8:16 am
Forum: Pro Sports
Topic: June 17, 1994
Replies: 1
Views: 164

Re: June 17, 1994

-The commencement of the 1994 FIFA World Cup, hosted for the first time by the United States. It was an interesting day for sure. Diana Ross' wonderstrike: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BAKsGT9-XB0 Also that day, on the eve of their World Cup opener, the Colombia team made a last-minute roster ch...
by squirrel
Fri Jun 14, 2019 7:36 pm
Forum: Bradley Braves Basketball Forum
Topic: 2018-19 DI Hoops Coaching Carousel
Replies: 560
Views: 33731

Re: 2018-19 DI Hoops Coaching Carousel

Idaho has fired Don Verlin after reports of NCAA violations.
by squirrel
Thu Jun 13, 2019 9:38 am
Forum: Pro Sports
Topic: Ongoing 2019 MLS Thread
Replies: 5
Views: 328

Re: Ongoing 2019 MLS Thread

Chicago Fire and Colorado Rapids were both eliminated by USL Championship teams in the US Open Cup last night, with the Rapids losing to New Mexico on PKs: St. Louis FC 2:1 Chicago Fire Colorado 2:2 (2:4) New Mexico Atlanta and Charleston play the last R32 game today, and I will post the R16 bracket...
by squirrel
Thu Jun 13, 2019 8:18 am
Forum: Pro Sports
Topic: Ongoing 2018-19 Premier League Thread
Replies: 212
Views: 13527

Re: Ongoing 2018-19 Premier League Thread

Justin Edinburgh, who made 213 appearances for Tottenham Hotspur between 1990 and 2000 died earlier this week, 5 days after a cardiac event. Just 49, he had led Leyton Orient back into the Football League this past season as their manager, his third year with the club, after winning this year's Nati...
by squirrel
Wed Jun 12, 2019 8:50 am
Forum: Bradley Braves Basketball Forum
Topic: 2018-19 DI Hoops Coaching Carousel
Replies: 560
Views: 33731

Re: 2018-19 DI Hoops Coaching Carousel

Recently fired Saul Phillips has been hired to replace Paul Sather (who got the North Dakota job) at DII power Northern State as their next head coach. Sather had Northern State in the 2018 DII title game, but they lost to Ferris State 71-69.
by squirrel
Tue Jun 11, 2019 10:31 am
Forum: Bradley Braves Basketball Forum
Topic: Bradley men’s basketball opening
Replies: 9
Views: 1979

Re: Bradley men’s basketball opening

Bradley has hired Kristof Kendrick as their Coordinator of Player Development and Video Operations. Kendrick has extensive experience as a head and assistant coach in Indiana HS basketball: https://bradleybraves.com/news/2019/6/11/mens-basketball-kristof-kendrick-joins-bradley-basketball-staff.aspx?...
by squirrel
Tue Jun 11, 2019 8:19 am
Forum: Pro Sports
Topic: 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup Thread
Replies: 14
Views: 600

Re: 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup Thread

Canada wins their opener, 1:0 vs. Cameroon, and England holds on vs. Scotland with a 2:1 victory. Japan held to a scoreless draw by Argentina yesterday.

US opens today vs. Thailand, while Chile and Sweden square off in the other Group F opener.
by squirrel
Tue Jun 11, 2019 7:54 am
Forum: Bradley Braves Basketball Forum
Topic: Bradley's depth 19/20 season
Replies: 19
Views: 1419

Re: Bradley's depth 19/20 season

It is not uncommon to have 3 injuries at any given time during the critical MVC season. When that possibility is added to the ineligibility of 2 transfers players as well as key player(s) getting into in foul trouble, it becomes a concern that will surely cost us games, especially against quality o...