Author Topic: Louisville joins ACC  (Read 570 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline Colby

  • MLFB Founder
  • *Senior Staff
  • Legend
  • *****
  • Join Date: Jan 2009
  • Posts: 30425
  • Bonus inPoints: 27
    • :PIT-NFL:
    • :Blank:
    • :PIT-NHL:
    • :PennState:
    • :UnitedStates:
    • View Profile
Louisville joins ACC
« on: November 28, 2012, 12:26:51 PM »
Cincy and UConn were considered but ultimately Louisville was picked as the replacement for Maryland to keep the ACC at 14.  They are by far the best football team in the Big Least's BCS era and are a very good basketball school.
Learn about :Commish: inPoints and the Invitationals.

Offline Mike

  • Legend
  • *****
  • Join Date: Dec 2009
  • Posts: 8344
  • Bonus inPoints: 3
    • :MIA:
    • :Blank:
    • :Blank:
    • :Marshall:
    • View Profile
Re: Louisville joins ACC
« Reply #1 on: November 28, 2012, 12:56:43 PM »
Cincy and UConn were considered but ultimately Louisville was picked as the replacement for Maryland to keep the ACC at 14.  They are by far the best football team in the Big Least's BCS era and are a very good basketball school.

This is huge for Louisville, they instantly become the best basketball team in the ACC, and maybe football too..the bigger win is that this should keep Charley Strong from leaving town!
"The possibility of physical and mental collapse is now very real. No sympathy for the Devil, keep that in mind. Buy the ticket, take the ride."

Offline Eric

  • League Moderator
  • Legend
  • ****
  • Join Date: Dec 2010
  • Posts: 33541
  • Bonus inPoints: 0
    • :CAR:
    • :Blank:
    • :COL-NHL:
    • :Kansas:
    • :LIV:
    • View Profile
Re: Louisville joins ACC
« Reply #2 on: November 28, 2012, 01:06:26 PM »
Great move by :Louisville: and the ACC
"Nothing harms an organization or company more than a closed mind."
   -Mark Cuban

My ProFSL Trophy Case

:CAR: - Soon hopefully
:BOS: - 1903, 1912, 1915, 1916, 1918, 2004, 2007, 2013
:Kansas: (CBB) - 1922, 1923, 1952, 1988, 2008
:NorthDakota: (CH) - 1959, 1963, 1980, 1982, 1987, 1997, 2000, 2015
:NDSU: (CFB) - 1965, 1968, 1969, 1983, 1985, 1986, 1988, 1990, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017
:FloridaState: (CFB) - 1993, 1999, 2013
:COL-NHL: - 1995, 2000

Offline Colby

  • MLFB Founder
  • *Senior Staff
  • Legend
  • *****
  • Join Date: Jan 2009
  • Posts: 30425
  • Bonus inPoints: 27
    • :PIT-NFL:
    • :Blank:
    • :PIT-NHL:
    • :PennState:
    • :UnitedStates:
    • View Profile
Re: Louisville joins ACC
« Reply #3 on: November 28, 2012, 02:08:49 PM »
This is huge for Louisville, they instantly become the best basketball team in the ACC, and maybe football too..the bigger win is that this should keep Charley Strong from leaving town!

Best basketball team in the ACC?  I would consider UNC and Duke better than Louisville (which compares well to Syracuse IMO).
Learn about :Commish: inPoints and the Invitationals.

Offline Mike

  • Legend
  • *****
  • Join Date: Dec 2009
  • Posts: 8344
  • Bonus inPoints: 3
    • :MIA:
    • :Blank:
    • :Blank:
    • :Marshall:
    • View Profile
Re: Louisville joins ACC
« Reply #4 on: November 28, 2012, 05:54:34 PM »
Best basketball team in the ACC?  I would consider UNC and Duke better than Louisville (which compares well to Syracuse IMO).

Pretty sure Louisville is currently ranked higher(#2) and has been to 2 final 4's in the last ten years including last year.
"The possibility of physical and mental collapse is now very real. No sympathy for the Devil, keep that in mind. Buy the ticket, take the ride."

Offline Colby

  • MLFB Founder
  • *Senior Staff
  • Legend
  • *****
  • Join Date: Jan 2009
  • Posts: 30425
  • Bonus inPoints: 27
    • :PIT-NFL:
    • :Blank:
    • :PIT-NHL:
    • :PennState:
    • :UnitedStates:
    • View Profile
Louisville joins ACC
« Reply #5 on: November 28, 2012, 06:20:34 PM »
Pretty sure Louisville is currently ranked higher(#2) and has been to 2 final 4's in the last ten years including last year.

How many final fours has UNC and Duke each had in the last ten years?
Learn about :Commish: inPoints and the Invitationals.

Offline Jonathan

  • Legend
  • *****
  • Join Date: Aug 2011
  • Posts: 19672
  • Bonus inPoints: 103
    • :PHI-NFL:
    • :Blank:
    • :CAR-NHL:
    • View Profile
Re: Louisville joins ACC
« Reply #6 on: November 28, 2012, 11:51:55 PM »
Loserville is nowhere near best in ACC, in basketball......that conference will always start on tobacco road and go from there.  This does give them 5-6 teams that are going to be top 15 this year.  Nothing against Indiana, but Duke is the real 1 from what I've seen.

 

Forum Search


Quick Profile

 
 
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?

* Chat Room

Refresh History
  • indiansnation: Psych pm
    April 17, 2018, 12:21:10 AM
  • indiansnation: See everyone in morning
    April 17, 2018, 12:30:42 AM
  • snugerud: rob you can always get me back if you win by putting up Marchand. I hate that guys face
    April 17, 2018, 11:54:16 AM
  • PsychoticPondGoons: FNHLers! What's happening?!
    April 17, 2018, 12:03:38 PM
  • PsychoticPondGoons: You're all hyperactive in FNHL. It's been like doing taxes processing all the trades on the board!?!!! :puke:
    April 17, 2018, 12:04:21 PM
  • AntMan: Oh the leagues never been more valuable; it’s like taxes with a big refund check
    April 17, 2018, 12:12:18 PM
  • PsychoticPondGoons: Not for me. I get squat
    April 17, 2018, 12:26:08 PM
  • PsychoticPondGoons: But there's some fun in the whole crazy process
    April 17, 2018, 12:26:22 PM
  • PsychoticPondGoons: Too bad we can't sell the whole league!
    April 17, 2018, 12:26:39 PM
  • PsychoticPondGoons: Teams have value which is great!
    April 17, 2018, 12:26:48 PM
  • ALL4U2NV: PM Psychoticpondgoons
    April 17, 2018, 02:06:12 PM
  • PsychoticPondGoons: Done
    April 17, 2018, 02:07:46 PM
  • ALL4U2NV: I changed the Round 3 to T Carrick in the original trade post
    April 17, 2018, 02:09:53 PM
  • ALL4U2NV: Crossed out the old and added the new :toast: Is that OK
    April 17, 2018, 02:10:10 PM
  • PsychoticPondGoons: I'm OK with it.
    April 17, 2018, 02:10:26 PM
  • ALL4U2NV: Great
    April 17, 2018, 02:14:25 PM
  • ALL4U2NV: Thanks
    April 17, 2018, 02:14:33 PM
  • ALL4U2NV: Any chance you will have time to process the other remaining Vegas trades today?
    April 17, 2018, 02:46:51 PM
  • PsychoticPondGoons: Maybe
    April 17, 2018, 02:54:51 PM
  • PsychoticPondGoons: Juggling now
    April 17, 2018, 02:54:58 PM
  • PsychoticPondGoons: VGK & TB done :judge:
    April 17, 2018, 03:10:09 PM
  • PsychoticPondGoons: VGK & SJ done :judge:
    April 17, 2018, 03:32:11 PM
  • Thecliff: THE BUSH LEAGUE UPDATE [link]
    April 18, 2018, 12:17:47 AM
  • indiansnation: Minn takeing offers on bobby ryan in fnhl
    April 18, 2018, 07:47:15 AM
  • indiansnation: Fnhl taken offer on paul byron
    April 18, 2018, 08:26:08 AM
  • indiansnation: Tampa
    April 18, 2018, 08:26:25 AM
  • Rock On: Morning guys
    April 18, 2018, 11:29:03 AM
  • izaman3: Morning Rock On
    April 18, 2018, 12:15:57 PM
  • Rock On: Hi Izaman
    April 18, 2018, 12:34:53 PM
  • indiansnation: Hey guys
    April 18, 2018, 01:08:09 PM
  • halo99: PM Indians
    April 18, 2018, 03:25:31 PM
  • halo99: Let me know what it would take
    April 18, 2018, 03:25:38 PM
  • indiansnation: Looking know halo
    April 18, 2018, 03:56:10 PM
  • Rock On: It's up Indiansnation
    April 18, 2018, 04:18:52 PM
  • Rock On: Chat later. Will be back tonight
    April 18, 2018, 04:24:46 PM
  • indiansnation: Roco on and antman pm
    April 18, 2018, 09:16:48 PM
  • indiansnation: Dnhl pirates listening offers on karlsson c
    April 18, 2018, 09:17:31 PM
  • indiansnation: Dnhl penguins lol
    April 18, 2018, 09:17:46 PM
  • indiansnation: Rock on pm
    April 18, 2018, 09:18:08 PM
  • Rock On: It's on Indians
    April 18, 2018, 09:24:55 PM
  • rotodojo: modified nym trade block in armchair
    April 19, 2018, 07:07:19 AM
  • Rob: DNHL alltime rankings are updated for 17/18:  [link]
    April 19, 2018, 03:09:12 PM
  • JimmySmithers: Flash Pm
    April 20, 2018, 12:26:59 AM
  • Colby: NICE POST ROB
    April 20, 2018, 03:33:45 AM
  • Colby: FGM paid
    April 20, 2018, 12:44:26 PM
  • leppardkev: In AFB, Washington is looking for CI or SS, I have OF and C to offer. Anyone wanna deal?
    April 20, 2018, 12:45:25 PM
  • BHows: Thanks Colby!
    April 20, 2018, 12:54:28 PM
  • indiansnation: Lepp im giants
    April 20, 2018, 01:22:58 PM
  • Flash: Thanks Colby!  Much appreciated!
    April 20, 2018, 01:32:57 PM
  • JimmySmithers: Thanks Colby. Is it possible to sort something out so we can split it?
    April 20, 2018, 06:50:00 PM