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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

    Noven 'Neer Deez Nutz
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    http://sports.yahoo.com/blogs/post/entire-national-championship-chess-team-bolts-for-new-university?urn=top,wp394


     
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  2. Carneyman14

    Carneyman14 I wanna be formal, but I'm here to party
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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: :witness:
     
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  5. NYC Poke

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    I suspect Mike Leach is behind this somehow.
     
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  6. Hokey_Pokey

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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.
     
  8. Philranger

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    Tech now invented Webster University.
     
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  9. PokealypseNow

    PokealypseNow You Can Dere-Lick My Footballs, Cap-E-Tan

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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.?!
     
  11. FlamingAggie

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    Isn't it a little late for the April Fools jokes?
     
  12. skirtguy

    skirtguy We gotta go!
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    My question: What is this doing in the sports forum?
     
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    Chess boxing!

     
  14. Matt660

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    "had no qualms about moving"

    I can believe that.
     

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