Category Archives: Oakland

Thanks, North Carolina

In case you haven’t been paying attention, UNC went 2-5 in January and are now a half-game out of last place in the ACC. So, I would like to thank them for being ranked so highly when SU beat them, in order to kick-start the buzz about the Orange program and the team’s confidence in [...]

It’s clobberin’ time!

So I pop over to My Yahoo to check my fantasy football team and behold the content that has arrived:

Halleluia and Hail Boeheim! The basketball schedule is complete! To quote a wise philosopher, “Let’s get it started in here.”
The full schedule can be found here. The highlights:
Coaches vs. Cancer in MSG on Nov 19/20. We [...]

we’re better than Oregon

I’ve been waiting three years for a game like last night’s. Finally. Finally a game where we dominate an inferior opponent the way we should. Not since Hakim Warrick left town have we been able to consistently overwhelm opponents the way our talent would suggest. Perhaps Oakland turns out to be a creampuff after all, [...]

wait, they beat who?

I don’t know the first thing about the Oakland Golden Grizzlies, the team Syracuse is playing tonight in the Dome, and I won’t pretend to. Apparently they’re from the Detroit, Michigan, version of Oakland, not the California version. Also, they play in something called the “Summit League”.  I like to consider myself a pretty big [...]