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Forum: Fowl Shots 02-01-2016, 12:56 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 16,001
Posted By al hough
Re: The **Official** Good Old Days Thread

Good Morning all,
Back home after a great time at The Legends weekend. Really enjoyed seeing everyone especially enjoyed having two of my teammates from the early 50's present. It was a great...
Forum: Fowl Shots 01-19-2016, 10:54 PM
Replies: 536
Views: 22,969
Posted By al hough
Re: **USC (16-1) vs. Ole Miss (12-5) GAME Thread**

This bunch really fits Yogi's saying: It ain't over till it's over! WOW, what a last 3:45 and overtime. Already as many wins as all of last year. What is next?
One of if not the best come back...
Forum: Fowl Shots 01-16-2016, 05:34 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 16,001
Posted By al hough
Re: The **Official** Good Old Days Thread

Hello and Happy New Year to everyone. I haven't been on since Christmas due to family illness. Thought I would drop in and tell you something that I thought was funny back in my days as a Gamecock....
Forum: Fowl Shots 12-25-2015, 12:50 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 16,001
Posted By al hough
Re: The **Official** Good Old Days Thread

Good Morning and a Very Merry Christmas to everyone. I am in awe of the interest in any stories I might have of back in my day! I appreciate the love for our great university that you guys have. I...
Forum: Fowl Shots 12-25-2015, 01:12 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,446
Posted By al hough
Re: Do we have any octogenarians here?

Something else you might find interesting is that the student body when I graduated was about 3000. Now some high schools are that large.
Forum: Fowl Shots 12-25-2015, 12:55 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,446
Posted By al hough
Re: Do we have any octogenarians here?

Flora opened in 1959 with grades 9 & 10 then added a grade each of the next two years to become a full high school. I started as the basketball coach at Flora in 1960 until 1967 when I moved to...
Forum: Fowl Shots 12-25-2015, 12:46 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,446
Posted By al hough
Re: Do we have any octogenarians here?

I am having problems, have written two post only to be told I was not signed in when I was so my post did not post. Will post this and try again
Forum: Fowl Shots 12-24-2015, 06:47 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,446
Posted By al hough
Re: Do we have any octogenarians here?

Back then, the Field House was really something. The floor was like 2-3 feet below the walking area and first row of seats and their were no individual seats just a row that went all the way around...
Forum: Fowl Shots 12-24-2015, 04:24 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,446
Posted By al hough
Re: Do we have any octogenarians here?

You folks are correct, I was thinking (which is dangerous) centurion forgive this old guy. Guess that happens when you get old as dirt. So, 81 does qualify me to say yes to the original question. ...
Forum: Fowl Shots 12-24-2015, 11:08 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,446
Posted By al hough
Re: Do we have any octogenarians here?

Not yet but getting closer each year. I was born in '34 and a team member fifty-two--fifty-four. Last year in Southern Conference and first year in the new ACC. We didn't win many games back then,...
Forum: Hall of Fame 12-03-2015, 04:44 PM
Replies: 24,481
Views: 1,741,323
Posted By al hough
Re: Official Coaching Search Thread (all discussion here)

I have held off from posting on this but can no longer do so. I don't think anyone has posted that the reason for talking to Lincoln is that Herman is our guy but Applewhite is not coming with him...
Forum: Fowl Shots 11-13-2015, 11:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,609
Posted By al hough
Re: Gamecocks Pass Announced For Menís Basketball

Is that $50 for one ticket per game, if you want two tickets is it $100 per game? Or just $50 total for a ticket for the entire season and $100 for two tickets for entire season?
Thanks for your...
Forum: The Cock Pit 10-02-2015, 08:20 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,940
Posted By al hough
Re: What has Spurrier REALLY accomplished here?

One thing most are not thinking about is that the thinking that there will be a big change on the defensive side is: What are the odds that any top notch type is going to want to come here with a...
Forum: Fowl Shots 02-11-2015, 11:26 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 8,340
Posted By al hough
Re: 19 Consecutive SEC Road Losses for Frank Martin

I agree with you and my old heart gets to really beating watching these games. I am looking forward to being in Columbia for the Legends weekend and watching a game in person.
Keep up your support...
Forum: Fowl Shots 02-11-2015, 11:04 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 8,340
Posted By al hough
Re: 19 Consecutive SEC Road Losses for Frank Martin

Doubledribble, you can't get people that have not played or coached basketball to see the improvements that have been made. All they can see is wins and they want them right now. We can not at this...
Forum: Fowl Shots 02-09-2015, 08:47 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 21,348
Posted By al hough
Re: Can we equal last year's record?

I don't think some folks know much about basketball!! This is not year THREE, you can not count the first year with not much time to come in look at what you have and recruit. Coach Martin had...
Forum: Fowl Shots 01-30-2015, 12:41 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 14,537
Posted By al hough
Re: A frank conversation about Frank Martin

Anyone that knows anything about basketball also knows that this is really year two for Coach Martin. Also, if you can't see the marked improvement in effort and the defense being played you are not...
Forum: Fowl Shots 01-18-2015, 08:13 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,339
Posted By al hough
Re: just when you feel positive

I think that the folks that know basketball did not expect to make a tourney this year! I felt and still feel like a five hundred season is obtainable this year and without injury next year should...
Forum: Fowl Shots 01-03-2015, 10:01 PM
Replies: 496
Views: 33,620
Posted By al hough
Re: **USC vs. Iowa State GAME Thread**

We are ahead of schedule, everything this year is a plus. Next year is the year that the Gamecocks will be back to big time.
This is the type game that lets you know for sure we are on the rise. ...
Forum: The Cock Pit 08-30-2014, 01:41 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 13,166
Posted By al hough
Re: Confused fan here. Why is SOS ticked about D?

Folks, class of '56 here, so you know how far I go back. I remember back in the 40's sitting in the endzone watching and listening to the radio and hearing, "an inspired Demon Deacon rose up...
Forum: Fowl Shots 03-13-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 505
Views: 27,876
Posted By al hough
Re: 2014 SEC Tournament:**USC vs. Arkansas GAME Thread**

They have been learning all year, each other and the system. This TEAM plays tougher than any team way way long ago.
Great job guys, next year will be fun to watch!
Forum: Fowl Shots 02-27-2014, 12:45 AM
Replies: 307
Views: 16,293
Posted By al hough
Re: **USC vs. Auburn GAME Thread**

You don't win many shooting under 40% much less if you shoot under 30%. We miss way to many close in shots because we do not use the BANKBOARD!!!t
Forum: Fowl Shots 02-23-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 11,485
Posted By al hough
Re: In Mens basketball

I see it differently, I do see improvement over the year. Also see periods when freshman play like freshman and not like seniors. Some folks expect the impossible, we don't have the one and done...
Forum: Fowl Shots 02-05-2014, 11:42 PM
Replies: 193
Views: 9,713
Posted By al hough
Re: **USC vs. Auburn GAME Thread**

For those few that can not see the growth in this team I don't know what to tell you except to stop watching!!! You are looking only for errors and you are going to continue to see them because we...
Forum: Fowl Shots 02-01-2014, 06:46 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 8,866
Posted By al hough
Re: **USC vs. Ole Miss GAME Thread**

Some folks just don't have a clue about basketball and how long it takes to build a team.This is really the first year in the rebuild, last year does not count because most of those that played a lot...
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