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Calhoun injury, indecision may cost UConn

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08:12 AM ET 08.07 | For years now, "retirement age" has loomed over Jim Calhoun, who will now again be sidelined by a physical setback. Calhoun told ESPN two months ago that he expected to return for another season but would not make a definitive statement on the matter until closer to the season, following [Dean Smith's lead]. ... "Dean Smith waited until the fall because he said you have to wait until everything settles down, wait until everything is behind you," Calhoun told ESPN. "That's exactly what I'm doing. It's not a mystery." It could be a problem, though. Smith's late exit more or less forced Carolina into the position of promoting assistant coach Bill Guthridge, a decision that led to one of the most tumultuous periods in the program's history

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August 7, 2012  08:43 AM ET

Great idea....leave a good program in such a way that it becomes shambles....that way your tenure looks so much better....

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August 7, 2012  09:00 AM ET
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Who do they have in mind to replace him with?

Probably someone older than you, OT, JRM, Default, etal.

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August 7, 2012  09:35 AM ET
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If you reload your avi it might show up, then again, you are in TX, so, maybe not.

How's this?

August 7, 2012  09:38 AM ET
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I put up a pic of that gal for you on yesterday's thread, did not know if you saw or not. justsayin

No, did not. Where did you post?

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August 7, 2012  09:55 AM ET
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Louisville thread. Last post.

You didn't watch The Hunger Games...LOL

That's not the girl who played Katniss....but sure is easier on the eyes...

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August 7, 2012  10:16 AM ET
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You talking about Urbie, thought this was a BB thread. LOL

LOL...good point

 
August 7, 2012  10:26 AM ET
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You talking about Urbie, thought this was a BB thread. LOL

Now that's funny...and should draw a downer from the gatuh homers.

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