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Post by tribecalledquest » Wed Nov 06, 2019 8:55 pm

Interesting start to the season for Valley teams.

The top two teams lose in Bradley and MSU. The Bears lose AT HOME to Little Rock. Valpo beat a solid Toledo team and tonight ISU beat Belmont at Redbird Arena.
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Re: The Valley

Post by PeoriaFan22 » Fri Nov 08, 2019 8:46 pm

Salukis with a nice win over UT-SA, 72-60, in a Florida tourney. UT-SA was predicted to finish second place in C-USA. Freshman Domask appears to be a stud in the making. The transfer big from Northwestern looked good too.
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Re: The Valley

Post by dss03 » Fri Nov 08, 2019 9:08 pm

Loyola fell just 3 touchdowns and a short field goal short of Furman, losing 87-63.
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Re: The Valley

Post by squirrel » Sun Nov 10, 2019 5:55 pm

Mo State with an underwhelming afternoon against Alabama State, winning just 59-50 and never led by more than 12.

Illinois State beats the Little Rock team that beat the Bears 75-70, while SIU loses at Oakland.
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Re: The Valley

Post by BradleyBrave » Sun Nov 10, 2019 6:05 pm

Valpo fell to SLU last night. SIU dropped a game to Delaware as well.

Despite the fluky loss in the opener, Bradley is the most impressive team through 2 games. Completely unbiased opinion of course.
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Re: The Valley

Post by Braves4Life » Tue Nov 12, 2019 6:40 pm

Evansville leading Kentucky 24-22 with 4 to go in the first half, but UK's making a run. Game's on the SEC Network.
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Post by Mike Radigan » Tue Nov 12, 2019 6:59 pm

Braves4Life wrote:
Tue Nov 12, 2019 6:40 pm
Evansville leading Kentucky 24-22 with 4 to go in the first half, but UK's making a run. Game's on the SEC Network.
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Post by JD » Tue Nov 12, 2019 8:01 pm

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Post by JD » Tue Nov 12, 2019 8:03 pm

WOW
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Post by dogsrus » Tue Nov 12, 2019 8:03 pm

UE beats #1
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Re: The Valley

Post by dss03 » Tue Nov 12, 2019 8:03 pm

That’ll help matters a bit
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Re: The Valley

Post by squirrel » Tue Nov 12, 2019 8:05 pm

Welp. Who had that one? :lol:
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Re: The Valley

Post by squirrel » Tue Nov 12, 2019 8:12 pm

On the other end of the spectrum, Brian Barone's SIUE is beating Valpo.

Mo State bounced back tonight, though.
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Re: The Valley

Post by SFP » Tue Nov 12, 2019 8:12 pm

dss03 wrote:
Tue Nov 12, 2019 8:03 pm
That’ll help matters a bit
We need our resident stats and seed expert to tell us how and if this matters much for us/MVC or only UE. AsianSensation where are you?
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Re: The Valley

Post by tombs14 » Tue Nov 12, 2019 8:18 pm

What a start to the year all around. Unpredictable

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Post by pndbaseball12 » Tue Nov 12, 2019 8:25 pm

The transitive property is going to be really fun come March 8 )
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Re: The Valley

Post by BUFanatic » Tue Nov 12, 2019 9:15 pm

Coppin State takes down Loyola. This year is gonna be unpredictable and fun. Also our loss to St. Joe’s looks okay compared to some of the other Valley eggs...
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Re: The Valley

Post by tribecalledquest » Tue Nov 12, 2019 9:19 pm

You can’t spell Loyola without LOL.
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Re: The Valley

Post by ER3 » Tue Nov 12, 2019 9:31 pm

tribecalledquest wrote:
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You can’t spell Loyola without LOL.
FIRE PORTER!!!! :lol: :lol: :lol:

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Re: The Valley

Post by Bluejaygrad03 » Tue Nov 12, 2019 10:28 pm

BUFanatic wrote:
Tue Nov 12, 2019 9:15 pm
Coppin State takes down Loyola.
Just for some perspective on how unbelievable the Coppin State win was:


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Re: The Valley

Post by TheAsianSensation » Wed Nov 13, 2019 12:15 am

SFP wrote:
Tue Nov 12, 2019 8:12 pm
dss03 wrote:
Tue Nov 12, 2019 8:03 pm
That’ll help matters a bit
We need our resident stats and seed expert to tell us how and if this matters much for us/MVC or only UE. AsianSensation where are you?
Losing to a MEAC team at home ('sup, Loyola) makes this a net negative day for the MVC :joker :joker :joker

Ok maybe not, but this won't help all that much unless Evansville specifically wins Arch Madness.
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Re: The Valley

Post by BradleyMathGrad » Wed Nov 13, 2019 8:15 am

TheAsianSensation wrote:
Wed Nov 13, 2019 12:15 am
SFP wrote:
Tue Nov 12, 2019 8:12 pm
dss03 wrote:
Tue Nov 12, 2019 8:03 pm
That’ll help matters a bit
We need our resident stats and seed expert to tell us how and if this matters much for us/MVC or only UE. AsianSensation where are you?
Losing to a MEAC team at home ('sup, Loyola) makes this a net negative day for the MVC :joker :joker :joker

Ok maybe not, but this won't help all that much unless Evansville specifically wins Arch Madness.
On the contrary...it may matter significantly if Evansville goes 26-7 and "doesn't" win Arch Madness.
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Re: The Valley

Post by bufan39 » Wed Nov 13, 2019 11:06 am

Let's just hope Bradley smacks the crap out of both Evansville and Loyola :lol:
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Re: The Valley

Post by Braves4Life » Wed Nov 13, 2019 11:57 am

bufan39 wrote:
Wed Nov 13, 2019 11:06 am
Let's just hope Bradley smacks the crap out of both Evansville and Loyola :lol:
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Re: The Valley

Post by bufan39 » Wed Nov 13, 2019 1:58 pm

Braves4Life wrote:
Wed Nov 13, 2019 11:57 am
bufan39 wrote:
Wed Nov 13, 2019 11:06 am
Let's just hope Bradley smacks the crap out of both Evansville and Loyola :lol:
I had never noticed your signature lines before bufan39 but I just wanted to let you know how much I like it. My formative years were during those winning '80s so it brought a smile to my face. :D
Glad to hear it, Braves4Life. I'm just shy of 30 and hope to one day see the sustained success that you did. I've been following Bradley basketball since the late 90s so that 2005-2010 stretch was the most memorable for me. I do however remember some of those Molinari teams being pretty darn good.
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