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Old 03-27-2010, 02:57 PM   #1
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Default NCAA Elite 8: #2 Kansas State vs #5 Butler

K State vs. Butler 4:30 pm ET





I've definitely become a big Pullen fan

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Old 03-27-2010, 03:00 PM   #2
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Default Re: 3/27 Elite Eight Game Thread

Yeah I just saw the piece they did on Pullen on CBS. He definitely won me over with the OT performance against Xavier. Seems like a really good guy too. I'll be rooting for K-State the rest of the way considering no other team left in the tourney means anything to me.
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Old 03-27-2010, 03:15 PM   #3
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2Kansas State 80 5Butler 72

1Kentucky 86 West Virginia 85
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Old 03-27-2010, 04:03 PM   #4
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Butler is officially owning face. They are poning K State with ultimate mega poneage.
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Old 03-27-2010, 04:04 PM   #5
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Kansas State can't score and aren't taking care of the ball. Their fatigue is showing.
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Kansas State can't make a layup.
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Old 03-27-2010, 04:08 PM   #7
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Kansas State can't score and aren't taking care of the ball. Their fatigue is showing.


Yup, and Butler in contrast seems very physical, quick to the ball, and sure-handed. They looked that way against Syracuse for the most part too. They play stronger than their opponent somehow despite not being "weight room" strong.

K State showing some life.
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Old 03-27-2010, 04:14 PM   #8
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Gordon Hayward = filthy good.
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Old 03-27-2010, 04:22 PM   #9
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Yup, and Butler in contrast seems very physical, quick to the ball, and sure-handed. They looked that way against Syracuse for the most part too. They play stronger than their opponent somehow despite not being "weight room" strong.

K State showing some life.

Yeah, Butler is a very good team. It's obvious the 2OT game a couple of nights ago is hurting K-State. Not only did they play a 2OT game, but they also had the late game on Thursday night, and now the early game today. Not great scheduling on the NCAA's part, but that's just the way it goes. Butler has outplayed a tired KSU team so far. Butler making the Final Four, IMO, wouldn't really be a "Cinderella" story. They're a 5 seed, which is kind of low for a FF team, but they are a good team. It's a far cry from the George Mason Final Four run.
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Old 03-27-2010, 04:35 PM   #10
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Default NCAA Elite 8: Butler vs Kansas State

Assuming you're watching on CBS, discuss the game.

At the half, Butler is up 27-20

Curtis Kelly has 12 of Kansas State's 20 first half points

Both teams shot under 38% in the half
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Old 03-27-2010, 04:44 PM   #11
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Butler potentially going to the Final Four is just so crazy to me. I know they've become a great program the last few years but growing up no one even knew they were D1, hell they may not have been.
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K State trying to shift the tempo in their favor and so far it's working
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Old 03-27-2010, 04:58 PM   #13
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Len Elmore seems like he's rooting for Kansas State.
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Old 03-27-2010, 04:58 PM   #14
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lol this game is being played at the Duke/Wisky tempo
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Old 03-27-2010, 05:01 PM   #15
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Default Re: NCAA Elite 8: #2 Kansas State vs #5 Butler

Butler 39, Kansas State 30, with 13:40 left in game

Shelvin Mack has been Butler's best player
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