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Post by PilotNut Fri Dec 07, 2007 7:49 pm

Nik Raivio hits a ridiculous 3 with 7 seconds left to re-take the lead, and hold on.

HUGE WIN ON THE ROAD! Montana is a VERY difficult place to play.

In spite of shooting 8-17 from the freethrow line....


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Post by Stonehouse Fri Dec 07, 2007 7:50 pm

YESSSSSSS!!!!!!! Just listened to the end... I love, love, love Nik Raivio!!!
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Post by Rob's Jacket Fri Dec 07, 2007 7:50 pm

YEEEEEEEEESSSSSSSSSSSS!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Post by Geezaldinho Fri Dec 07, 2007 7:51 pm

Tough place to win.

Geat job Pilots!

Woo Hoo!
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Post by MesaPilot1 Fri Dec 07, 2007 8:04 pm

Stonehouse,
Did you watch it too! I thought the picture was better than stretchnet. Did'nt like those announcers of course.
I was trying to get our audio, their video. lol....
Knutson's at the foul-line gonna make my hair go gray prematurely!

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Post by MesaPilot1 Fri Dec 07, 2007 8:10 pm

Go Pilots!

Way to break that losing streak. Now thats ONE, sneak up on Washington for another.Great exciting win!!! Very Happy

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Post by pilotfan4life Fri Dec 07, 2007 8:45 pm

thats good we needed a win
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Post by PurplePrideTrumpet Fri Dec 07, 2007 10:35 pm

Great win for the Pilots! Maybe they can get something going.
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Post by skywaker9 Sat Dec 08, 2007 12:45 am

Always good to see the pompous jackasses in Montana taken down a peg, good job!

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Post by martymoose Sat Dec 08, 2007 9:34 am

That must have been a nail biter to listen to.

Nice win. :-)
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Post by pilotpurple Sat Dec 08, 2007 11:37 am

Sounded like a good all-around effort. Watson didn't score, but had 6 assists. Sikma filled up the stat sheet, and although Ito didn't due much stat-wise, sounds like he was a big factor at both ends.

Raivio=clutch. Would it be too much to think we have a chance at UW?

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Post by PilotNut Sat Dec 08, 2007 12:05 pm

I think we do indeed stand a chance at UW... they are down this year... I would love to beat the Fuskies!! Twisted Evil

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Post by PilotNut Sat Dec 08, 2007 12:15 pm

Thanks to MtZag from the GU board posting this... a link to a TV news station with 2 sets of video highlights of the end of the game, including Nik's long trey and Montana's last attempt (man, they got off a good look!). Nik's 3 was huge! Very Happy

http://www.montanasnewsstation.com/Global/category.asp?C=91376&nav=menu227_10_1_2

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Post by Stonehouse Sat Dec 08, 2007 1:11 pm

Thanks for posting those, PilotNut!

To answer MesaPilot's question... no, I actually didn't get the chance to watch the game. My plans were to come home from work and watch it, but then I got sidetracked and ended up going out to dinner. (It was a girl... what was I supposed to do?) But I did get to come home and listen to the last few minutes... I guess I'm just not much of a Pilot fan. Wink

This is definitely an awesome win for the Pilots... Montana is a solid team with a good inside-outside game. If we can beat them on the road in that kind of environment, we can beat some of the WCC teams as well. I too think that we could have a chance against Washington, though they are looking pretty good against Pittsburgh right now.

Anyway, I think I'm going up to Seattle for the game... anybody else?
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Post by Geezaldinho Sat Dec 08, 2007 10:23 pm

If you watch the news broadcast, after they cut back to the studio, the final score flashes up as Pilots 57 - Montana 58


Should we tell 'em?
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