Photo

Towson University Basketball


  • Please log in to reply
180 replies to this topic

#41 BSLChrisStoner

BSLChrisStoner

    Owner

  • Administrators
  • 157,009 posts

Posted 14 November 2013 - 09:37 PM

That Arena will be rocking when filled.  TU up 4 with 23 seconds left... horrible TU foul.



#42 You Play to Win the Game

You Play to Win the Game

    HOF

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 60,690 posts
  • LocationMaryland

Posted 14 November 2013 - 09:38 PM

That Arena will be rocking when filled.  TU up 4 with 23 seconds left... horrible TU foul.

 

Yep - nice and cozy, and angled toward the floor. I like the fan friendly design. Looks quite nice for a non-basketball school like Towson, I like it.



#43 BSLChrisStoner

BSLChrisStoner

    Owner

  • Administrators
  • 157,009 posts

Posted 14 November 2013 - 09:38 PM

Do you rush the court?

Torrey Smith is here


College kids should rush whenever they feel it. Even the programs that have been there, done that... for many students, always a first time. (I do understand argument of safety concerns though.)



#44 DJ MC

DJ MC

    HOF

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 23,680 posts
  • LocationBeautiful Bel Air, MD

Posted 14 November 2013 - 09:39 PM

Should have been able to fill the Arena with students alone tonight.

You don't build a new arena to give away all of the tickets :P


@DJ_McCann

#45 You Play to Win the Game

You Play to Win the Game

    HOF

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 60,690 posts
  • LocationMaryland

Posted 14 November 2013 - 09:40 PM


College kids should rush whenever they feel it. Even the programs that have been there, done that... for many students, always a first time. (I do understand argument of safety concerns though.)

 

Coach K would have a fit... all the more reason to do it... a lot. ;)


  • Mike in STL likes this

#46 DJ MC

DJ MC

    HOF

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 23,680 posts
  • LocationBeautiful Bel Air, MD

Posted 14 November 2013 - 09:41 PM

By the way, I think I was wrong with the student section from last week: they do have the area behind the one basket in addition to the upper deck.

 

Which means that the student tickets have assigned individual sections, which is stupid :P


@DJ_McCann

#47 DJ MC

DJ MC

    HOF

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 23,680 posts
  • LocationBeautiful Bel Air, MD

Posted 14 November 2013 - 09:42 PM

Coach K would have a fit... all the more reason to do it... a lot. ;)

 

Well, yeah. If he lost to Towson, even on the Tigers' home floor, he'd go apoplectic :P


  • You Play to Win the Game likes this
@DJ_McCann

#48 BSLChrisStoner

BSLChrisStoner

    Owner

  • Administrators
  • 157,009 posts

Posted 14 November 2013 - 09:43 PM

You don't build a new arena to give away all of the tickets :P


Have to get people there at first, and build a following / demand...  show people they can have fun being there. TU has to have around 20k students (EDIT 22k)... less of a commuter school then it was... plenty of grads in the area... but people don't care...

That said, the students there are having fun. Good for them. Good for TU for investing into the program with the new Arena, Unitas Stadium before that... and with Ambrose and his football coaching staff. They are certainly upping their profile.

Get back to the NCAAT this year, and they can really start to get more attention locally.



#49 You Play to Win the Game

You Play to Win the Game

    HOF

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 60,690 posts
  • LocationMaryland

Posted 14 November 2013 - 09:44 PM

Good win!



#50 DJ MC

DJ MC

    HOF

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 23,680 posts
  • LocationBeautiful Bel Air, MD

Posted 14 November 2013 - 09:47 PM

Hail to the Towson Tigers,
We're true to the Black and Gold
Fight On with Courage
Now and Forever, 
Victory Strong and Bold!

Hail to the Towson Tigers,
Stand proudly for all to see!
Fight! Fight! Tigers Fight!
Lead us to victory!


@DJ_McCann

#51 DJ MC

DJ MC

    HOF

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 23,680 posts
  • LocationBeautiful Bel Air, MD

Posted 14 November 2013 - 09:48 PM


Have to get people there at first, and build a following / demand...  show people they can have fun being there. TU has to have around 20k students... less of a commuter school then it was... plenty of grads in the area... but people don't care...

That said, the students there are having fun. Good for them. Good for TU for investing into the program with the new Arena, Unitas Stadium before that... and with Ambrose and his football coaching staff. They are certainly upping their profile.

Get back to the NCAAT this year, and they can really start to get more attention locally.

 

You're not wrong, but they spent a lot of money on that arena, and dag nabbit they are going to get that cash back :lol:


@DJ_McCann

#52 Mike in STL

Mike in STL

    HOF

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 28,346 posts

Posted 14 November 2013 - 09:52 PM

Towson got its first top 25 vote last week. Maybe this week they'll get two.
@BSLMikeRandall

#53 SBTarheel

SBTarheel

    HOF

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 14,851 posts
  • LocationEldersburg, Md

Posted 14 November 2013 - 09:56 PM

Really underrated story how this program has completely transformed in two years.

 

Absolutely incredible.

 

They might beat Villanova Sunday.


@beginthebegin71

#54 DJ MC

DJ MC

    HOF

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 23,680 posts
  • LocationBeautiful Bel Air, MD

Posted 14 November 2013 - 10:00 PM

Really underrated story how this program has completely transformed in two years.

 

Absolutely incredible.

 

They might beat Villanova Sunday.

 

More importantly, they might not be embarrassed by Kansas next Friday :lol:


@DJ_McCann

#55 You Play to Win the Game

You Play to Win the Game

    HOF

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 60,690 posts
  • LocationMaryland

Posted 14 November 2013 - 10:01 PM

More importantly, they might not be embarrassed by Kansas next Friday :lol:

 

They play Nova and Kansas? Geez, is their OOC more strong than MD's? That's ridic.



#56 SBTarheel

SBTarheel

    HOF

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 14,851 posts
  • LocationEldersburg, Md

Posted 14 November 2013 - 10:03 PM

Kansas won't be pretty, but good practice for the 2-15 game come March!!!


@beginthebegin71

#57 DJ MC

DJ MC

    HOF

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 23,680 posts
  • LocationBeautiful Bel Air, MD

Posted 14 November 2013 - 10:07 PM

They play Nova and Kansas? Geez, is their OOC more strong than MD's? That's ridic.

 

They opened against Kansas two years ago. This time, I think it will be a little closer than 100-54.


@DJ_McCann

#58 Oriole85

Oriole85

    HOF

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 26,321 posts
  • LocationNorthern VA

Posted 14 November 2013 - 10:32 PM


College kids should rush whenever they feel it. Even the programs that have been there, done that... for many students, always a first time. (I do understand argument of safety concerns though.)

I love these "rush" debates and what constitutes it. I don't think there's a clear answer here -- case-by-case basis.


@levineps

#59 Oriole85

Oriole85

    HOF

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 26,321 posts
  • LocationNorthern VA

Posted 14 November 2013 - 10:40 PM

More importantly, they might not be embarrassed by Kansas next Friday :lol:

What would constitute not being being embarrassed, the game within 25?


@levineps

#60 BSLChrisStoner

BSLChrisStoner

    Owner

  • Administrators
  • 157,009 posts

Posted 22 November 2013 - 09:20 PM

Down 55-27 at Kansas. No shame getting blown out there. They were down 49-16 at half-time, see if they can play closer to even in the 2nd half.






0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users


Our Sponsors


 width=