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The SEC's late show

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by HejiraHenry, May 21, 2009.

  1. HejiraHenry

    HejiraHenry Well-Known Member

    Alabama-S.C. going to the 11th at 1:20 a.m.

    Anybody there?
  2. Del_B_Vista

    Del_B_Vista Active Member

    I'm not, but I remember the days covering three games a day in depth the first couple days of the tourney. And, believe it or not, I actually miss it.
  3. times38

    times38 Member

    I'm sitting in the office, waiting on an AP writethru (that now that I think of it may not even come) to put on the web.
  4. times38

    times38 Member

    I swear though, last year the last game of the night didn't start until like 10 p.m. they're going to need to make these games 7 innings or something.
  5. pressboxer

    pressboxer Active Member

    What are the start times? If noon, 4 p.m. and 8 p.m. isn't workable, move the first game up a couple of hours and take it from there.
  6. times38

    times38 Member

    game times are (scheduled) 10 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 5 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. CDT.
  7. KYSportsWriter

    KYSportsWriter Well-Known Member

    can they not split the first four games over two days?
  8. Matt1735

    Matt1735 Well-Known Member

    They need to cut the conference tournament to six teams. Four games a day are just too many. One long game, or one delay, and the whole schedule is f'd.
  9. Gutter

    Gutter Well-Known Member

    You don't need to tell that to anyone who has been to the Division III World Series in Appleton, especially since Memorial Day weekends are notorious for bad weather every couple years. Love those games that end at 2 a.m. local time.

    Looks like they'll get rain on Saturday and for Tuesday's championship this year.
  10. Rockbottom

    Rockbottom Active Member

    Might actually start raining in Hoovah later today -- making those never-ending elimination games, well, even more tedious.

    I hoist a Dr Pepper to all my comrades there!

  11. Armchair_QB

    Armchair_QB Well-Known Member

    You're assuming Tuesday's championship game will still be played on Tuesday.

    Whenever it's played, I hope my alma mater is in it.
  12. Gutter

    Gutter Well-Known Member

    Even with all the shitty weather over the years, it's still been played on Tuesday.
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