Author Topic: clt says ezu and appy to play in the big city  (Read 3992 times)

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sportsman1417

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Reply #25 on: January 17, 2017, 03:09:03 pm

Erik Spanberg ‏@CBJspanberg 
Game in CLT for @ECUAthletics vs @AppState_FB will be Sept. 4, 2021. Teams will also play in Greenville (2024/2026) & Boone (2025)
Hopefully the game will be on TV so Phil can watch it.


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Reply #26 on: January 17, 2017, 03:21:06 pm

Erik Spanberg ‏@CBJspanberg 
Game in CLT for @ECUAthletics vs @AppState_FB will be Sept. 4, 2021. Teams will also play in Greenville (2024/2026) & Boone (2025)
Hopefully the game will be on TV so Phil can watch it.


We can pray that Phil will not be chancellor in 2021.



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Reply #27 on: January 17, 2017, 03:44:30 pm
Hopefully the game will be on TV so Phil can watch it.


I'm hoping it's on TV but for a different reason. The ratings will prove to App and ECU fans that no one outside of their fanbases care about them, same boat as us.


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Reply #28 on: January 17, 2017, 07:51:13 pm
I wouldn't want a 1/1/2 with ECU. Just sayin.


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Reply #29 on: January 17, 2017, 07:53:30 pm
We have no game scheduled that weekend and no FCS game scheduled. Looks like we'll host a Big South school while these two try to engage our city.
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Reply #30 on: January 17, 2017, 09:03:40 pm
We have no game scheduled that weekend and no FCS game scheduled. Looks like we'll host a Big South school while these two try to engage our city.


clt says we should have a bye that weekend. They own the market.


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Reply #31 on: January 17, 2017, 09:15:09 pm
We have no game scheduled that weekend and no FCS game scheduled. Looks like we'll host a Big South school while these two try to engage our city.


clt says we should have a bye that weekend. They own the market.

Gotta admit I've already dropped a troll line elsewhere regarding this game drawing about 30,000, and got a bite from a unc-tweetsie yokel saying they would have that many there themselves.  :))
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Reply #32 on: January 18, 2017, 09:23:13 am
I wouldn't want a 1/1/2 with ECU. Just sayin.


It's not ideal, but I'd sign up for this in a heartbeat at this point.  Anything to get games like this on the schedule with a local rival and road games within driving distance. 


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Reply #33 on: January 18, 2017, 09:26:47 am
There was an extended segment on WBT this morning about this game. It's getting good press, I think this was a missed opportunity for us even at the 2-1-1. Still though, if we beat Duke at The Rich the following week I will forget about this very quickly ;)
« Last Edit: January 18, 2017, 09:44:11 am by chidave »


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Reply #34 on: January 18, 2017, 11:18:36 am
I wouldn't want a 1/1/2 with ECU. Just sayin.


It's not ideal, but I'd sign up for this in a heartbeat at this point.  Anything to get games like this on the schedule with a local rival and road games within driving distance.

It isn't like we don't have a H/H series with App in 2018/2019.  If we beat them for either of those games their world will crumble.  Gonzo will climb to the top of the tallest build in Boone and jump--breaking his leg, because two stories is really not that tall.

Granted, setting up games with ECU should be a goal too.  We all need some "same state hate" rivalries.
« Last Edit: January 18, 2017, 11:20:52 am by Nugget »
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