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    Parquet Floor

    Watching the Celtics game and their floor makes me miss our parquet floor in Carver from the good 'ol days. I think it really set us apart from other schools and gave us an identity when we were on national tv. Even the bright gold paint would look good in HD although the black paint is sufficient.

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    Re: Parquet Floor

    Mediacom logo would kill the parquet. I do miss it though. I grew up watching the Hawks play on that thing of beauty.

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    Did you hear Mediacom was voted the worst cable company in America? Some sponsor Gary...

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    Im sure its bartas fault.

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    Quote Originally Posted by 9YRPLAN View Post
    Im sure its bartas fault.
    That was a joke.

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    That mediacom logo is awful. It's embarrassing to look at. When I went to the first CR Titans game, I saw the logo on the field and about threw up. Terrible decision to allow that on CHA floor.

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    Parquet floors suck

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    Am I missing something here? I thought Carver still had parquet floors:
    [ame="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ODvDAoqmuRA&feature=relmfu"]Iowa Runs by Flyers in 1st Round NIT Victory - YouTube[/ame]

    Still obviously a checkered look to the floor as of our most recent home game (or did they announce a change to the floor?).

    That said, I guess it's ok but I've never been that big a fan of it, to be honest.

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    Re: Parquet Floor

    Real men play on asphalt or cement. I don't know why Francis is coddling these guys.

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    Quote Originally Posted by 1977Hawkeye View Post
    Am I missing something here? I thought Carver still had parquet floors:


    Still obviously a checkered look to the floor as of our most recent home game (or did they announce a change to the floor?).

    That said, I guess it's ok but I've never been that big a fan of it, to be honest.
    I miss the days when they played with an orange basketball..
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    Quote Originally Posted by gohawkz View Post
    I miss the days when they played with an orange basketball..
    Tell me about it. I miss the ol white nets.
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    Quote Originally Posted by 1977Hawkeye View Post
    Am I missing something here? I thought Carver still had parquet floors:[ame="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ODvDAoqmuRA&feature=relmfu"]Iowa Runs by Flyers in 1st Round NIT Victory - YouTube[/ame] Still obviously a checkered look to the floor as of our most recent home game (or did they announce a change to the floor?). That said, I guess it's ok but I've never been that big a fan of it, to be honest.
    Thats definitely parquet. Maybe the stain was darker? Thanks for clarifying.

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    Quote Originally Posted by gohawkz View Post
    I miss the days when they played with an orange basketball..
    Remember when they had those kickass clear back boards? I miss those things too...they were so choice!
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    Quote Originally Posted by HawkeyeShane View Post
    Remember when they had those kickass clear back boards? I miss those things too...they were so choice!
    I wish they would bring back the Tigerhawk logo at the center of the court. How are we supposed to know it is Iowa's court?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Scooter View Post
    I wish they would bring back the Tigerhawk logo at the center of the court. How are we supposed to know it is Iowa's court?
    I think they left it back in Carver-Hawkeye Arena...I wish they still played there...I miss that place...
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