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SZ James (banned)

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Okay? We still recruit bigs that bang inside. No one here is saying UNC gets shafted. All i've ever said was that refs suck top to bottom and need revamping all over.

But once again how does recruiting bigs that bang inside lead to unc being called for the least amount of fouls in the ACC?

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Crying about the refs and the calls/no calls are a waste of time. If it happens to you, it sucks. If it doesn't? you're the first fan to cheer about it. It's like arguing about Calipari as a coach. Everyone knows the guy is a scumbag cheater, but aside from fans of a very small handful of schools, EVERY fan would want their school to have this guy as their coach. College basketball is in contention for worst officiating in American sports, but it's not always due to the poor calls/no-calls and the extremely objective judgement calls.

The thing that bothers me is when certain coaches feel it necessary to constantly badger and intimidate referees. Certain coaches cant go 10 minutes without "coaching" the officials as well as their players. In my opinion, coach/official interaction should be limited and technical fouls should be used to protect the integrity of the game. Now, I don't have an issue with guys asking questions about the call...or receiving clarification...or even politely telling the zebras they disagree. It's when certain coaches go out of their way to wave down the official or use abusive language to belittle and intimidate officials in games.

I can assure you the second half ass wooping UNC got from KU was not due to the bad calls. It was due to poor shooting and getting dominated inside. But it's hard for a lot of people (some UNC fans included) to understand or even comprehend what losing 75% of your team and being a transition year means. A lot of the haters (and idiot carolina fans) think if they don't win 30 games a year by an average of 20 points that it's a huge disappointment and not good enough. A lot of the people on here bad mouthing Carolina were the same very insightful individuals labeling UNC a "NIT team" and informing everyone how "bad" UNC was a few months ago.

Well it was a bad UNC team year, this was the lowest seeding Carolina has ever had in a NCAA tourney, but we still gave a very good Miami team a challenge in the ACC tournament game and won a game in the NCAA tournament. Whether you want to admit this or not, it was a down season for the Heels and how Roy Williams won 25 games with these guys is amazing.

This idiot I lived with in ECU is a UNC fan and he told me that UNC should fire Williams after Sunday. Who the hell would they hire? Roy is an elite coach, can still recruit with the best, and the future is bright! A lot of talent on the team next season (pending they stick around) and Im excited.

Also - If any of you haven't heard Reggie Johnson will not travel with Miami to the S16. More motivation for a team with it's chip on their shoulder? It seems like Miami just keeps being handed things to motivate them.

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But once again how does recruiting bigs that bang inside lead to unc being called for the least amount of fouls in the ACC?

He can't answer that and neither can you.

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He can't answer that and neither can you.

Because that's not the reason.

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Then show me on here where Duke fans are complaining about refs and calls. My point is me along with most Duke fans are rational and understand there are going to be bad calls on both sides so we don't get on forums or Facebook and complain about the calls. Can you imagine how many unc fans would be on here complaining if they were in the predicament Duke was in the other night with 2 of the best players in foul trouble the whole night.

And I repeat: There isn't a fanbase in the world that doesn't complain about refs. It happens in every sport. Duke fans, UNC fans, Panthers fans, Bobcats fans, whatever else you're a fan of fans. Don't try to pin one fanbase for complaining when we all do it.

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And I repeat: There isn't a fanbase in the world that doesn't complain about refs. It happens in every sport. Duke fans, UNC fans, Panthers fans, Bobcats fans, whatever else you're a fan of fans. Don't try to pin one fanbase for complaining when we all do it.

Like I said show me.

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Because that's not the reason.

No. Because it was a stupid, blanket statement and an even dumber question.

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Oh wow, the 3 duke fans on this board dont complain about the refs when they post. Arent you just sooooo special

I would argue that just means you arent passionate enough about your team. Or not drunk enough

Just because you may or may not do it on a fuging NFL message board, doesn't mean you don't do it at your house or at a bar enjoying the company of your friends.

It's like telling racist jokes.

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No. Because it was a stupid, blanket statement and an even dumber question.

I agree he made a stupid statement and wanted him to explain how that statement made sense.

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Just because you may or may not do it on a fuging NFL message board, doesn't mean you don't do it at your house or at a bar enjoying the company of your friends.

It's like telling racist jokes.

I have already said this.

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