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Topic: ~Olympic Sports Megathread 2018-19~

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ELA

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Re: ~Olympic Sports Megathread 2018-19~
« Reply #42 on: December 08, 2018, 11:12:50 PM »
MSU crapped the bed hard in the Final 4

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Re: ~Olympic Sports Megathread 2018-19~
« Reply #43 on: December 10, 2018, 07:28:09 AM »
Let's see if your jinx continues.
Nope. 
Terps win the College Cup, 
1919, 20, 21, 28, 29, 31, 34, 35, 36, 37, 42, 44
WWH: 1952, 54, 55, 57, 58, 60, 61, 62, 63, 65, 67, 68, 70, 72, 74, 75
1979, 81, 82, 84, 87, 94, 98
2001, 02, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, 09, 10, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17

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Re: ~Olympic Sports Megathread 2018-19~
« Reply #44 on: December 10, 2018, 10:31:12 AM »
MSU women's basketball upsets #3 Oregon, in a sport where the top handful of teams are usually substantially better than the field.

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Re: ~Olympic Sports Megathread 2018-19~
« Reply #45 on: December 10, 2018, 10:32:32 AM »
Nope.
Terps win the College Cup,
This was one of the most amazing coaching performances I've ever seen in any sport.  This team didn't even score a single goal until late in the fifth game against West Virginia.  Yet by the end of the season they were first in the B1G in goals scored.  As Coach Cirovski tweaked the lineup and strategy, they started 4-5-1 and then went 9-1-1 with zero goals allowed in the NCAA tournament.

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Re: ~Olympic Sports Megathread 2018-19~
« Reply #46 on: December 11, 2018, 11:32:29 AM »

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Re: ~Olympic Sports Megathread 2018-19~
« Reply #47 on: January 06, 2019, 08:37:19 AM »

M Volleyball

OSU won the first leg of the de facto Big Ten Title vs PSU. 

The rematch in State College is set for March 19



https://twitter.com/OhioStateMVB/status/1081772537888034816

1919, 20, 21, 28, 29, 31, 34, 35, 36, 37, 42, 44
WWH: 1952, 54, 55, 57, 58, 60, 61, 62, 63, 65, 67, 68, 70, 72, 74, 75
1979, 81, 82, 84, 87, 94, 98
2001, 02, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, 09, 10, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17

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1919, 20, 21, 28, 29, 31, 34, 35, 36, 37, 42, 44
WWH: 1952, 54, 55, 57, 58, 60, 61, 62, 63, 65, 67, 68, 70, 72, 74, 75
1979, 81, 82, 84, 87, 94, 98
2001, 02, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, 09, 10, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17

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« Last Edit: January 15, 2019, 08:40:06 AM by Brutus Buckeye »
1919, 20, 21, 28, 29, 31, 34, 35, 36, 37, 42, 44
WWH: 1952, 54, 55, 57, 58, 60, 61, 62, 63, 65, 67, 68, 70, 72, 74, 75
1979, 81, 82, 84, 87, 94, 98
2001, 02, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, 09, 10, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17

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Re: ~Olympic Sports Megathread 2018-19~
« Reply #50 on: January 14, 2019, 07:29:58 PM »
Lacrosse exhibition games get underway this week. LaxPower went under unfortunately, so Inside Lacrosse is now the best place to follow along. 

https://www.insidelacrosse.com/league/di/teams/19

Preseason Top 25
1 Yale - Ivy
2 Duke - Acc
3 Maryland 
4 Loyola - Patriot 
5 Cornell - Ivy 
6 Notre Dame - Acc 
7 Denver - Big East 
8 Virginia - Acc 
9 Johns Hopkins 
10 Penn State 
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11 Syracuse - Acc 
12 Rutgers 
13 Lehigh - Patriot 
14 Princeton - Ivy 
15 Albany - America East 
16 North Carolina - Acc 
17 Ohio State 
18 Robert Morris - Northeast 
19 Michigan 
20 UMass - Colonial 
21 Georgetown - Big East 
22 Villanova - Big East 
23 Penn - Ivy 
24 Vermont - America East 
25 Bryant - Northeast 
No ranked teams: Metro, SoCon, D1 Independents. 

Utah goes varsity this year, and becomes the third D1 program out west. Air Force was the first to have a team in the 80s. They are in the SoCon. Denver went varsity in the 90s. They are in the Big East. Utah will be forging on as an Independent for the time being. /Even though Denver is the only one of the three with a women's team, the Pac 12 has a wlax auto-bid with six teams, and there are three additional Cali wlax teams outside of the Pac 12. 

In the Midwest (plus Louisville) we currently have Ohio State, Michigan, Notre Dame (Acc), Marquette (Big East), Detroit Mercy (Metro), Cleveland State (D1 Independent), and Bellarmine(KY) (SoCon). /On the women's side: Northwestern, Ohio State, Michigan, Notre Dame (Acc), Louisville (Acc), Marquette (Big East), Butler (Big East), Cincinnati (Aac), Detroit Mercy (SoCon), Central Michigan (SoCon), Kent State (Atlantic Sun), and Akron (2020). 

1919, 20, 21, 28, 29, 31, 34, 35, 36, 37, 42, 44
WWH: 1952, 54, 55, 57, 58, 60, 61, 62, 63, 65, 67, 68, 70, 72, 74, 75
1979, 81, 82, 84, 87, 94, 98
2001, 02, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, 09, 10, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17

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Re: ~Olympic Sports Megathread 2018-19~
« Reply #51 on: January 14, 2019, 09:05:22 PM »
Ranking the Conferences, top 10/top 25/total teams
Acc 3/5/5
Big Ten 3/6/6
Ivy 2/4/7
Big East 1/3/6
Patriot 1/2/9
America East 0/2/7
Northeast 0/2/7
Colonial 0/1/6
SoCon 0/0/8
Metro 0/0/8
Independents 0/0/4

Top 25 By State
1 Maryland: all three ranked teams in top ten.
2 Pennsylvania: 5 ranked teams with one in the top ten
3 New York: 3 ranked teams with one in the top ten
4 North Carolina: 2 ranked teams with one in the top ten
5 New Jersey: 2 ranked teams
one team states in the top ten: Connecticut, Indiana, Colorado and Virginia
other one team states: Ohio, Michigan, Massachusetts, DC, Vermont and Rhode Island

Overall there are 15 teams in NY from Lake Erie to Lawn Guyland. There are 9 teams in PA, but only one west of Penn St. There are 7 teams in MD. There are 5 teams in MA. There are 4 teams in CT, NJ and VA. There are 3 teams in RI and NC. There are two teams in OH, MI and CO. There is one team in VT, NH, DE, DC, IN, WI, KY, SC, GA, FL and UT.
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1919, 20, 21, 28, 29, 31, 34, 35, 36, 37, 42, 44
WWH: 1952, 54, 55, 57, 58, 60, 61, 62, 63, 65, 67, 68, 70, 72, 74, 75
1979, 81, 82, 84, 87, 94, 98
2001, 02, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, 09, 10, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17

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1919, 20, 21, 28, 29, 31, 34, 35, 36, 37, 42, 44
WWH: 1952, 54, 55, 57, 58, 60, 61, 62, 63, 65, 67, 68, 70, 72, 74, 75
1979, 81, 82, 84, 87, 94, 98
2001, 02, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, 09, 10, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17

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Re: ~Olympic Sports Megathread 2018-19~
« Reply #53 on: January 15, 2019, 08:39:19 AM »

https://twitter.com/OhioStAthletics/status/1084996847108833280

MSU keeps beating ranked teams at home, some of them soundly, and losing on the road to bad teams.  Considering home court "advantage" in women's basketball you wouldn't expect to see that wide of a dichotomy.

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Re: ~Olympic Sports Megathread 2018-19~
« Reply #54 on: January 17, 2019, 07:48:43 PM »
MSU keeps beating ranked teams at home, some of them soundly, and losing on the road to bad teams.  Considering home court "advantage" in women's basketball you wouldn't expect to see that wide of a dichotomy.
And blew out #9 Maryland at home tonight, right in line.  I think they are 4-0 at home against ranked teams, all top 15 at the time, I think all by comfortable margins.
But they are 0-3 in conference road games, all against unranked teams.

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Re: ~Olympic Sports Megathread 2018-19~
« Reply #55 on: January 19, 2019, 09:58:12 AM »
Lincoln, Neb. – The Nebraska rifle team earned its third straight victory today after defeating Navy 4,652-4,650.

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