SEC Tournament...

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  1. Windy City Gator

    Windy City Gator Well-Known Member

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    Is anyone going? Not sure what the SEC was thinking by putting it in St. Louis. I guess they have to throw Mizzou a bone every now and then to make them think they are part of the SEC. I live six hours away....I am debating going.
     
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      I know most of the ticket sales are corporate, etc. but from an optics standpoint, the conference bigwigs better hope KY makes it to the final b/c otherwise that place is going to be empty and silent.
       
    • Captain Sasquatch

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      Having it somewhere other than Nashville or Atlanta is asinine.
       
      • GatorBart

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        Chicago is 6 hours from St. Louis?
        Pffft!
        Not when I lived in Illinois. Traffic must have gotten worse.
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        Why not Jville?
         
        • Windy City Gator

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          I had always heard it was 5 hours....and I have made the trip with my wife four times. Her sister lives by St. Charles. We make multiple stops for her....so yea...six hours. I think if I were to do it by myself...five is realistic, depending on when I left and the traffic on the Stevenson getting out of Chicago. If I went, by the looks of things, David Lee and myself would be the only Gators there. LOL
           
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            Terrible decision on host city.
            Something within the footprint of the conference would be helpful.
             
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              Hi folks, just got back from 12 days in the Holy Land. Didnt turn on a TV, hook up to Wifi or pay for overseas roaming. In other words, what happened to our beloved Gators the last 12 days?
               
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                David not with his fiancee?
                 
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                They’d have to bring in the tugboats and barges again to make up for the lack of hotel rooms.
                 
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                If you’ve never been to one before, then you should go. I’ve always had a great time when I’ve gone in Atlanta and Nashville. Just be prepared to be outnumbered about 10-1 by the Big Boo Nation.
                By 10-1 I mean 10 Cat fans to every 1 fan of the the other teams...combined.
                 
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                  Because it's in Florida and the SEC has a bias towards UF...so they wouldn't want to throw us a bone. BUT, they'd gladly put it in Birmingham.
                   
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                    The baseball team looks great, the basketball team is showing signs of life, though we've seen that play before, and Mullen and company are recruiting. They've offered numerous 4 and 5 star kids, but half the board is freaked out because a 3 star LB committed.
                     
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                      The 547th ranked player committed....

                      Get it right!! :D
                       
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                        For basketball? Nah
                         
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                        If he's still ranked 547th in the class on signing day next year and makes it into the class, I'll join you in bellyaching. Until then, I just don't get it. And get it right, he's actually ranked 555th in the class...
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                          • LeeForThree

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                            If I could afford it I would. I got to go a couple years ago in Nashville and it was pretty awesome. Helped UK lost there first game u think. Place really cleared out
                             
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                              Get her some Depends.
                               

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