HuskerFever

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  1. We don't really have a thread for random offseason tidbits or misfits, so I figured I'd start one. Feel free to include anything and everything that doesn't belong in other threads, kidneys included. It looks like Roby is trying to jump on top of the rim next season:
  2. WE MADE IT!!
  3. Here's how the conferences fared during the NCAA tournament:
  4. It's been quite the College World Series this year:
  5. Florida takes the title:
  6. After 3, Florida leaves 7 players stranded with 5 in scoring position and has a 2-0 lead. Should Florida lose this one, chalk these up as missed opportunities.
  7. Gators take Game 1:
  8. Game 1: Monday, June 26 06:00 CDT #1 (4) Louisiana State vs. #1 (3) Florida (ESPN) Game 2: Tuesday, June 27 07:00 CDT #1 (4) Louisiana State vs. #1 (3) Florida (ESPN) Game 3 (if necessary): Wednesday, June 28 07:00 CDT #1 (4) Louisiana State vs. #1 (3) Florida (ESPN)
  9. Here's the skinny on the championship series: College World Series Performance by Conference: Pick your poison: Florida Gators (founded 1912) (#3 Overall, #1 Seed): 14 conference championships 7 conference tournament championships 33 NCAA tournament appearances (3rd most appearances without a championship) 12 NCAA regionals championships 10 CWS appearances (14-21) 2 CWS runner-up 0 NCAA tournament championships * Last CWS appearance: 2016 ** NCAA Regionals: #4 Marist (W), #2 South Florida (W), #3 Bethune-Cookman (L), #3 Bethune-Cookman (W) -- 3-1 ** NCAA Supers: #1 Wake Forest (W), #1 Wake Forest (L), #1 Wake Forest (W) -- 2-1 ** CWS: (6)#1 TCU (W), (7)#1 Louisville (W), (6)#1 TCU (L), (6)#1 TCU (W) -- 3-1 Louisiana State Tigers (founded 1893) (#4 Overall, #1 Seed): 17 conference championships 12 conference tournament championships 30 NCAA tournament appearances 18 CWS appearances (36-24) 6 NCAA tournament championships (2nd most) * #4 Overall, #1 Seed in Regionals * 8th most CWS wins; 5th most CWS finals appearances * Last CWS appearance: 2015 * Currently #2 D1Baseball.com, #2 NCBWA, #4 Baseball America, #3 Coaches' Poll, #4 RPI ** NCAA Regionals: #4 Texas Southern (W), #2 Southern Louisiana (W), #3 Rice (W) -- 3-0 ** NCAA Supers: #2 Mississippi State (W), #2 Mississippi State (W) -- 2-0 ** CWS: #1 Florida State (W), (1)#1 Oregon State (L), #1 Florida State (W), (1)#1 Oregon State (W), (1)#1 Oregon State (W) -- 4-1
  10. And of course Pitchford may or may not have a college-stipend-level profit from his "deals on wheels" mobile app.
  11. SEC vs. SEC
  12. And then there were two...
  13. WOW. Deja vu.
  14. It's hard to believe that Oregon State is one loss from elimination. If they win today, they likely win it all.
  15. Same schedule as today. Winners go to the finals: Saturday, June 24: 02:00 CDT #1 (1) Oregon State vs. Louisiana State (ESPN) (ELIMINATION) 07:00 CDT #1 (3) Florida vs. Texas Christian (ESPN) (ELIMINATION)
  16. Both TCU and LSU live another day. Free baseball everyone!
  17. Oregon State takes their first loss since April.
  18. WOW.
  19. Pac-12: 14 (6 first round) ACC: 14 (10 first round) Big 12: 6 (2 first round) Big Ten: 4 (3 first round) SEC: 4 (3 first round) AAC: 3 (0 first round) Big East: 3 (2 first round) WCC: 2 (1 first round) Horizon: 1 (0 first round)
  20. Here was the breakdown for the Big Ten: Milwaukee Bucks: Rd. 1, Pick 17: D.J. Wilson (Michigan) Toronto Raptors: Rd. 1, Pick 23: OG Anunoby (Indiana) Portland Trail Blazers: Rd. 1, Pick 26: Caleb Swanigan (Purdue) Los Angeles Lakers: Rd. 2, Pick 42: Thomas Bryant (Indiana)
  21. Does that mean he has 3 more years to finish out his second term?
  22. And then there were four:
  23. The highly seeded teams going into the NCAA tournament of 64 are still holding on strong. All five remaining CWS teams are ranked in the Top 8. We're in for a real treat. Top 8 Seeds/Regionals Hosts: (1) Oregon State - Alive in CWS semifinals (2) North Carolina - Eliminated in Regional finals by Davidson (3) Florida - Alive in CWS semifinals (4) Louisiana State - Alive in CWS semifinals (5) Texas Tech - Eliminated in Regional finals by Sam Houston State (6) Texas Christian - Alive in CWS quarterfinals (7) Louisville - Alive in CWS quarterfinals (8) Stanford - Eliminated in Regional finals by Cal State Fullerton