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Have said a wing/shooter who can defend multiple positions at least semi-well would be of service. I'm sure they're kicking the tires on any number of transfers out there grad, junior college or otherwise. If it doesn't work, punt it...as much as I'd like to say they can use the help and should try and find any way you can minimize the drop off you lose from Lamb's departure, even like 15-20% of it in the form of a new player, if that's not possible, don't do it for a benchwarmer who likely doesn't even stay all 4 years, as you said. It's still a very advantageous position for UVM. If everyone sticks around they still have 15 total bodies (including walk-ons) so they can get a full practice in and still probably make a passible 8-man rotation...looking at some other schools in the league...UNH, Albany and Binghamton only has 10 bodies including walk ons, and transfer portaling is still very much alive. If they lose anyone those coaches are bound to just take on whatever comes.

Should feel more for the UVM women's team. They started the year with 11 players, lost one to a mid-season transfer, and another two who didn't play are in the portal apparently. They've got at least one incoming freshman, but with that they're sitting at 9 right now. That staff better be portaling hard.
 

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Also as a PS - Mama Gucc, a longtime UVM supporter, has passed. She sat in the same spot on the baseline on the north side of the gym, in the corner between the row of fancy seats, and Tom Brennan's section. I'm pretty sure way back when before there was the Victory Club and more organization for fundraising on the school's side she used to hold these pre-season Italian dinners where the players would do the serving and she'd cook all the food. I'm sure there's lots else she did as well, I'm just not remembering.

 

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On a more somber note, anyone see the images UVM posted of Patrick Gym currently? It’s been turned into an overflow area for UVMMC with beds. Eerie visual; scary times.
 

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My latest concern medium-term is reports I’m seeing that virus will continue to spread and could resurface/come back in Summer/Fall.

Patrick Gym has to be the least optimal venue to watch a sporting event given there’s next to no personal space/fans literally on top of each other. Absent finding a vaccine, wonder if UVM will need to play games in an empty gym next year.
 

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Would any of you like to speculate on whom or what position UVM will spend their final scholly on?
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The next day after I posted this we got the transfer from Northern Arizona. U I went to U of Az years ago and on break I hitchhiked to the grand canyon and on the way I stayed overnight in Flagstaff where Northern Arizona U is located . I walked around in the eve and ended up at the University and the gym was open and some guys were shooting hoops so I went in and shot some hoops.
 

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My latest concern medium-term is reports I’m seeing that virus will continue to spread and could resurface/come back in Summer/Fall.

Patrick Gym has to be the least optimal venue to watch a sporting event given there’s next to no personal space/fans literally on top of each other. Absent finding a vaccine, wonder if UVM will need to play games in an empty gym next year.
Until there is a vaccine available we will have recurring COVID-19 outbreaks is my understanding. Schools may not have anything but online classes until the vaccine arrives, probably summer or fall of 2021. No basketball will be just one of many pains.
 

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The next day after I posted this we got the transfer from Northern Arizona. U I went to U of Az years ago and on break I hitchhiked to the grand canyon and on the way I stayed overnight in Flagstaff where Northern Arizona U is located . I walked around in the eve and ended up at the University and the gym was open and some guys were shooting hoops so I went in and shot some hoops.
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Flagstaff is great. NAU looks like an awesome place to go to school. Walkup Skydome is a weird place for basketball though. Andre should love the cozy confines of Patrick, even if it is filled with AARP members (which, by the way, I am eligible to join)
 
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