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Rain cuts short women's college bball game

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by writer of ball, Dec 19, 2006.

  1. writer of ball

    writer of ball New Member


    Interesting that they'd see the need to move a woman's college game to a freakin stadium.

    The AP gamer lede may also belong on another thread here.
  2. Sam Mills 51

    Sam Mills 51 Active Member

    Arizona State liked the gimmick. Now? Probably not so much.
  3. Point of Order

    Point of Order Active Member

    I am probably one of the few who has covered a rain delayed women's college basketball game before. It stormed so bad outside that the roof of the arena began leaking at two or three different areas of the court. It was 30-45 minutes before it eased up and the leaking stopped, and the team I was covering could finish receiving its 100-something to not very many ass whipping.
  4. spnited

    spnited Active Member

    Arizona State (10-1) beat Texas Tech 61-45 on Monday night when the second outdoor game in women's college basketball history was called on account of rain with 4:18 to play at Chase Field, home of baseball's Arizona Diamondbacks.

    "on account of."
    Sounds like my 11-year-old nephew wrote that.
  5. JayFarrar

    JayFarrar Well-Known Member

    why did they play the game outside?
    that's what I'm wondering
  6. shotglass

    shotglass Guest

    Maybeeeeeeeeeee ... because it was cool and unique?
  7. Highway 101

    Highway 101 Active Member

  8. shotglass

    shotglass Guest

    Yeah, I think they said that after UCLA played Houston in the Astrodome, too.
  9. Highway 101

    Highway 101 Active Member

    Ya damn right.
  10. Bubbler

    Bubbler Active Member

    I had that happen at a high school game once. We got about 10 inches of snow, then it warmed up to about 60 degrees and there was a downpour. Roof began leaking in about 10 places and was dripping right through one of the cylinders.

    Gym is closed now.
  11. dawgpounddiehard

    dawgpounddiehard Active Member

    Yeah, and did you see the lede? Ugh.

    "There's..." WTF is that, pal?
  12. wickedwritah

    wickedwritah Guest

    Um, there's a roof on the BOB. Why wasn't it closed?
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