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Author Topic: Shaka's 2023-2024 Season Accomplishments  (Read 26968 times)

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Re: Shaka's 2021-2022 Season Accomplishments
« Reply #50 on: November 29, 2022, 09:42:21 PM »
1SE - are you doing this again this year?  If so, 2 yrs in a row should be denoted somehow.

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Re: Shaka's 2022-2023 Season Accomplishments
« Reply #51 on: December 12, 2022, 04:33:54 AM »
Yes! And good idea - but rather than duplicate everything I'll just add a [x2] to each.

Lots of fertile ground for Shaka to uncover - especially in end of season accomplishments. But a top-25 kenpom offense in season is something new already.
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Re: Shaka's 2022-2023 Season Accomplishments
« Reply #52 on: December 12, 2022, 07:55:25 AM »
Winning at effen ND is always an accomplishment. Embarrassing them is even more of one!
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Re: Shaka's 2022-2023 Season Accomplishments
« Reply #53 on: December 12, 2022, 08:08:29 AM »
Winning at effen ND is always an accomplishment. Embarrassing them is even more of one!

Pretty sure "Having the walk ons play at ND" wasn't on the list, but I will happily add that to the list!

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Re: Shaka's 2022-2023 Season Accomplishments
« Reply #54 on: December 12, 2022, 08:50:39 AM »
Will add!
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Re: Shaka's 2022-2023 Season Accomplishments
« Reply #55 on: December 28, 2022, 08:38:10 AM »
In-season no matta, but wouldn't have expected a t-10 Kenpom O coming earlier in Shaka's tenure than a t-10 D.
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Re: Shaka's 2022-2023 Season Accomplishments
« Reply #56 on: December 28, 2022, 09:47:34 AM »
     anyone feel their sphincters tighten a bit when SH went on that little 9-0 run with 3:40 cutting our lead to 10 with 1:38 remaining?

     kinda, but with the exception of the providence game, shaka has been able to minimize these 2nd half runs.  what i didn't take note of however, did shaka call a timeout at that point? 

   you've gotta love the 15-7 turnover advantage and shooting 54%.  the free throw shooting discrepancies (22-11) still bother me although we did make 73%.  someone did mention being at the game noting some questionable calls...again.  being a team on the edge, i hope the inconsistent calls are somehow addressed as we cannot afford too many more games such as providence. shaka does seem to have our guys well composed. 
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Re: Shaka's 2022-2023 Season Accomplishments
« Reply #57 on: December 28, 2022, 09:52:22 AM »
     anyone feel their sphincters tighten a bit when SH went on that little 9-0 run with 3:40 cutting our lead to 10 with 1:38 remaining?

Nope. Not at all.

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Re: Shaka's 2022-2023 Season Accomplishments
« Reply #58 on: December 28, 2022, 09:53:02 AM »
No.  The lead was still 10.  SHU had not shown a propensity to rain 3's and MU was handling their pressure.    Mildly irksome, not panic inducing.
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Re: Shaka's 2022-2023 Season Accomplishments
« Reply #59 on: December 28, 2022, 10:40:06 AM »
No.  The lead was still 10.  SHU had not shown a propensity to rain 3's and MU was handling their pressure.    Mildly irksome, not panic inducing.

What was irksome was Seton Hall was trying to foul with no calls, and MU wasn't trying to foul, but were called. Clougherty is a bytch.

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Re: Shaka's 2022-2023 Season Accomplishments
« Reply #60 on: December 28, 2022, 10:40:42 AM »
He and O'Connell are way past it.

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Re: Shaka's 2022-2023 Season Accomplishments
« Reply #61 on: December 28, 2022, 03:32:49 PM »
What was irksome was Seton Hall was trying to foul with no calls, and MU wasn't trying to foul, but were called. Clougherty is a bytch.


Ya almost have to laugh at that…I would really like to know if and/or how much talk behind the scenes goes on about ref’ing
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Re: Shaka's 2022-2023 Season Accomplishments
« Reply #62 on: January 12, 2023, 10:32:11 AM »
5 game win streaks (x2) and added T-5 and #1 Kenpom O and D - who would have ever thought we'd have a top-5 offense - much less with this team.
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Re: Shaka's 2022-2023 Season Accomplishments
« Reply #63 on: January 12, 2023, 08:01:18 PM »
5 game win streaks (x2) and added T-5 and #1 Kenpom O and D - who would have ever thought we'd have a top-5 offense - much less with this team.

Too many good things happening. Time for someone to write a letter.

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Re: Shaka's 2022-2023 Season Accomplishments
« Reply #64 on: January 12, 2023, 08:57:23 PM »
5 game win streaks (x2) and added T-5 and #1 Kenpom O and D - who would have ever thought we'd have a top-5 offense - much less with this team.

I remember when 3 straight conference wins was Everest.

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Re: Shaka's 2022-2023 Season Accomplishments
« Reply #65 on: January 13, 2023, 08:21:57 AM »
Shaka hasn't accomplished the winning close games skill set
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Re: Shaka's 2022-2023 Season Accomplishments
« Reply #66 on: January 13, 2023, 08:31:51 AM »
Shaka hasn't accomplished the winning close games skill set

Yeah, he blew Wednesday's game by not letting UConn stay within 2. Loser.
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Re: Shaka's 2022-2023 Season Accomplishments
« Reply #67 on: January 13, 2023, 08:44:55 AM »
Yeah, he blew Wednesday's game by not letting UConn stay within 2. Loser.

If only Oso and Stevie had missed a few free throws, then Shaka could have proven his close game coaching chops!

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Re: Shaka's 2022-2023 Season Accomplishments
« Reply #68 on: January 13, 2023, 08:52:53 AM »
I remember when 3 straight conference wins was Everest.

I remember when three straight stops was Everest.

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Re: Shaka's 2022-2023 Season Accomplishments
« Reply #69 on: January 13, 2023, 10:17:19 AM »
If only Oso and Stevie had missed a few free throws, then Shaka could have proven his close game coaching chops!

I mean, exactly. Goes to how ridiculous that close-game argument was.

Now, our last-second plays -- both the calls and execution -- is certainly subject to criticism.

But the blanket "can't win close games" was so stoopid.

Last season, we beat Nova after Kolek and Lewis fumbled a dribble-handoff but Lewis somehow got the ball back and flung one in for the win. Brilliant coaching and execution, right?
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Re: Shaka's 2022-2023 Season Accomplishments
« Reply #70 on: January 13, 2023, 02:41:56 PM »
I mean, exactly. Goes to how ridiculous that close-game argument was.

Now, our last-second plays -- both the calls and execution -- is certainly subject to criticism.

But the blanket "can't win close games" was so stoopid.

Last season, we beat Nova after Kolek and Lewis fumbled a dribble-handoff but Lewis somehow got the ball back and flung one in for the win. Brilliant coaching and execution, right?

Wednesday is a close game win as was Villanova.
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Re: Shaka's 2022-2023 Season Accomplishments
« Reply #71 on: January 13, 2023, 03:00:41 PM »
Wednesday is a close game win as was Villanova.

We won Wednesday?  I thought we played UCONN Wednesday.
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Re: Shaka's 2022-2023 Season Accomplishments
« Reply #72 on: January 13, 2023, 03:04:23 PM »
Too many good things happening. Time for someone to write a letter.
None needed. Everyone on this team is put in a position to use their strengths and show their game.

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Re: Shaka's 2022-2023 Season Accomplishments
« Reply #73 on: February 06, 2023, 01:49:10 PM »
It's been fun bolding new things this season. But still no T-25 road win - let's change that tomorrow.
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