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Women's 2017-2018 season thread

Post by Brian » Sat Nov 11, 2017 9:48 am

Heck of a win to beat #25 ranked DePaul on their home court in Chicago. With their difficult non-conference schedule that includes a home game against LSU who are receiving some top 25 votes. We also play Liberty University (which amazes me that anyone considers them an institution of higher education, so I hope we throttle them).
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Post by Brian » Mon Nov 13, 2017 6:47 am

And, they improve to 2-0 with another nice road win over DU. Hopefully they can pack the gym for their home opener against LSU on Wednesday.
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Post by larryteeling » Wed Nov 15, 2017 9:25 pm

They just beat LSU 58-50.

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Post by Brian » Thu Nov 16, 2017 6:57 am

That is really awesome. I am impressed they could get a team like LSU to play us in Greeley and the fact that we have now beat a top 25 team in DePaul and a major SEC program in LSU speaks really well for what they are doing.
They still have a trip to New York and some home games (including BYU and CSU) before they start conference play. What a fun season this could be.
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Post by beardevil39 » Thu Nov 16, 2017 8:48 am

Great win girls !! Keep it up Bears

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Post by Brian » Thu Nov 16, 2017 9:03 am

Nah, we need to move to Division II. ;-)
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Post by beardevil39 » Thu Nov 16, 2017 10:54 am

LOL. Good one Brian. We just need to get this football team straightened out !! Go Lady Bears

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Re: Women's 2017-2018 season thread

Post by Brian » Fri Nov 17, 2017 6:28 am

Bears are ranked #16 in the nation using the real time RPI rankings. http://realtimerpi.com/college_Women_ba ... l_rpi.html
Take it with a huge grain of salt (UConn is ranked 266 because they have only played 1 D1 team and their strength of schedule rank is 322 (vs UNC's 50)).

It's still cool though.
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