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Entire Taco Tech NC Chess Team Bolts for Another College

Discussion in 'Non-OSU Sports Discussion' started by Noven, Apr 10, 2012.

  1. Noven

    A/V Subscriber Noven Devil Incarnate

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    http://sports.yahoo.com/blogs/post/...s-team-bolts-for-new-university?urn=top,wp394


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    A/V Subscriber Carneyman14 A little squirt gun action for your satisfaction

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  3. SiggyPoke

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    Wow, I'm surprised this is happening. Didn't Texas Tech invent chess?
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  4. osu_cowboy_007

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    No, they invented entire roster jumping to a different school. :jj: :jj:
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    A/V Subscriber NYC Poke Sir Dr. Lawyer Esquire, Lord of East Texica

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    I suspect Mike Leach is behind this somehow.
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    Eh, they are all grad students, and they probably all came to Tech because of the coach/team. Grad students have next to no school loyalty. I think Tech somewhat lucked into this one (although at some point you have to encourage the program) and they wont miss it too much.

    I hope they all lose though so that the National Title stays in Texas, UNT is still a perennial favorite.
  7. Cowboy2U

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    Checkmate Taco Tech...you lose again.
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    Tech now invented Webster University.
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    "St. Louis today is the center of chess in America."

    Is there any wonder why we hear so much about St. Louis being the new L.A.?!
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    Isn't it a little late for the April Fools jokes?
  12. skirtguy

    Staff A/V Subscriber skirtguy We gotta go!

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    My question: What is this doing in the sports forum?
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    A/V Subscriber NYC Poke Sir Dr. Lawyer Esquire, Lord of East Texica

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    Chess boxing!

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    "had no qualms about moving"

    I can believe that.

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