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Comment 28 Jul 2014

Point taken. She was more angry about how the media had taken her nickname which she was fine with and others knew she was fine with and used it in their portrayal of the band without her opinion. More of how many reports use information gathered about members or people without the thoughts of those in question. I just found the report interesting, not on the bring Waters back team.

Comment 28 Jul 2014

I tried editing it though it still works inconsistently. You can also find the article by googling former band member named in tbdbitl speaks. Just an interesting describing a female band member and her feelings on the bands practices as well as her nickname.

Comment 28 Jul 2014

Weird it didn't work for me the first time. The second and subsequent times it opened fine.

Comment 25 Jul 2014

Funny trend. Though Urbz may be able to go beyond what Tressel was able to accomplish. Michael Drake if he can do what he is reputed to be able to do may take the university to new heights beyond what Gee could. Just need to wait and see who they get in place of Waters but going by trend it should be someone quite capable.

Comment 18 Jun 2014

I will admit I personally find a lot of what our fan base does rather crude and unimaginative. Rip his *ucking head off chant, Muck Fichigan it's kind of like could we not think of something more clever than just throwing around obscenities. We also tend to treat the opposing team's fans and bands like crap. NEVER boo the marching band that's just low class. It's fine to say one or two things maybe at the start, but don't harass an opposing fan the entire game (my friend's mom who went to PSU never said a word and was screamed at the entire game). I've got to say at Ann Arbor they cheered for our band and I was treated pretty nicely by the fans while in full OSU gear.

Comment 14 Apr 2014

Why would we start him? Amir and Trey will still be at the 5 both seniors with Lee at the 4 possibly 5 when we go small. He showed promise as a freshman but almost all coaches and scouts agreed he is a little ways away before he can play in the B1G. I'm not clear on the specifics but I thought he was not eligible to play for us next year.

Comment 13 Apr 2014

Gotta hand it to Thad. After missing on some big name big men managed to pull some guys late to set us up for next season and beyond. Hopefully Thompson and Bell will be a force to be reckoned with in a few years time.

Comment 02 Mar 2014

True but there is still a chance we could hit on Myles Turner which would turn next years class into possibly the best class Thad has fielded.

Comment 11 Feb 2014

He has lost some confidence in this big bad conference play. I think he is forcing it too much. Just needs to do what he was doing initially. Relax and let the game come to him.

Comment 18 Jan 2014

He could but they won't play him. Matta said the mono set him far back in terms of practice and development that it isn't worth him using a year of eligibility. They are almost certainly going to redshirt him.

Comment 18 Jan 2014

I agree the problem is we don't have anyone on the bench that can shoot better. Maybe ADV but Scott offers way more in the way of defense and ball handling. We try to survive with our defense because that is the only option.

Comment 14 Jan 2014

I can understand that. The reason I was so surprised by the criticism and panicking is that everybody knew coming in to this season was that this was going to be the "down year" if there is such a thing for a Matta team. Lack of depth and talent in places like the front court and general scoring on offense were always going to be problems. This wasn't a surprise like the lack of competence in the secondary. We knew way ahead of time what the ceiling and the limitations of this team were going to be. Yet despite that I still see a ton of potential, more than I thought this team had coming into the season. We have our problems to work out but can still be something special. I am surprised by all the negative feedback when at this point, this team has still exceeded my expectations coming into this season.

Comment 13 Jan 2014

Matta has proven himself. We lost but that was to two very good teams, one of which is a final four possibly championship team in Mich St. We knew of the deficiencies and problems coming into the season. This year was supposed to be the down year, yet I still see a good deal of potential. We need to work on securing the ball and perfecting our defense. Players will grow and the team will be ready for another run come march.

Comment 12 Jan 2014

The weakness of and ultimately the ceiling of this team was always the interior presence, both on offense and defense. Amir and Q need to up their D in the interior, and we need someone who can score in the post. Otherwise teams can continue to play zone effectively since right now we can only score from 3 and dribble drives to the basket.