Tommy Bowden on ACC vs SEC


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Tommy Bowden discusses a few of his opinions about the differences between the ACC vs the SEC in sports.

"A lot of ACC teams want to be in the SEC on Saturday and in the Ivy Leagues Monday through Friday," Bowden said. "By that I mean public education in the Southeast is not highly rated. You need to have curriculums where players can get in and get eligible and get their degree.

"I'm not sure the ACC presidents understand those intangibles you need. You need all that, but the president has to calm the faculty down. Most of the time, the faculty really don't like it. North Carolina tried it a couple years ago. Didn't work real good."

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spacer Football Update: Tommy Bowden on ACC vs SEC
TigerNet News
spacer CTB nailed it***
GWPTiger®
spacer ^^^Accepts mediocrety***
DefensiveTackleU
spacer not as much as his wife did though...
deadsolidperfect®
spacer 100%***
DefensiveTackleU
spacer I don't deny that one bit***
GWPTiger®
spacer Don't be so light on yourself....***
DefensiveTackleU
spacer he seems broked; maybe his nut kin finally wore him out?***
deadsolidperfect®
spacer ^^^Battered wife syndrome. I never liked that Bob guy
DefensiveTackleU
spacer Gotta keep these wimmins in their place...
cutigerbob®
spacer We must all work together to end women's suffrage!***
GWPTiger®
spacer i've been doing that $1 at a time for years now...***
deadsolidperfect®
spacer Re: i've been doing that $1 at a time for years now...***
shellac23
spacer How do explain FSU?***
Tiger Woods
spacer Re: How do explain FSU? I think
74TIGER
spacer Good question
GWPTiger®
spacer Athletic handler? Don't know about that but
cutigerbob®
spacer He said "a lot". He did not say all.***
Tree
spacer Whatever. No excuses
Tiger Woods
spacer I'm not in favor of compromising the integrity of my degree
BigCUFan®
spacer Re: Whatever. No excuses
Dugatiger®
spacer How do explain Duke?
franc1968®
spacer Re: How do explain Duke? Johnson?
74TIGER
spacer Re: How do explain FSU?***
Woburn Tiger
spacer Yeah....it would be a real shame....
BigCUFan®
spacer uh yes, Tommy we need gooder edumacation in the South...
franc1968®
spacer ^^^grammar nazi
GWPTiger®
spacer I loved him and Dabo...
franc1968®
spacer Re: uh yes, Tommy we need gooder edumacation in the South...
ClemTigs®
spacer Sad world we live in but he is right
THS Athlete 50®
spacer "North Carolina tried it..."
Swarley
spacer You can say that, but then we get all PO'd when Clemson
GWPTiger®
spacer I don't. I was puzzled at the time because I thought UNC
Swarley
spacer Agree. I think that you have to look at more intangibles
Tiger5
spacer You do know the kid you refer to was part of UNCs academic
Greercat
spacer Based on you, West Virginny needs to work on its education.
Judge Keller
spacer Unfortunately, there's probably a lot of truth to his
surroundedtiger
spacer Re: Football Update: Tommy Bowden on ACC vs SEC
bzatazalo
spacer The SEC once had no requirements.............
rhettm
spacer Re: The SEC once had no requirements.............
winniethepooh
spacer Most baseball players that go to JUCO
rhettm
spacer Didn't Dabo
T1gerpaws®
spacer I actually like the sound of that........
reformed
spacer I NEVER liked.....
FORESTTIGER
spacer Ford or Howard said something very similar
IPTAY FAMILY
spacer Re: Ford or Howard said something very similar
tigerstripe777®
spacer Re: Football Update: Tommy Bowden on ACC vs SEC***
tigered1®
spacer Re: Football Update: Tommy Bowden on ACC vs SEC***
tigered1®
spacer Grammar
tigered1®
spacer Re: Grammar
tigerstripe777®
spacer I've always had great difficulty trying to understand TB.
greene
spacer The irony is so rich
masterz
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