Highlanders pose obstacle for LBSU

The Long Beach State men's basketball team closes its regular season tonight against the same opponent it opened Big West Conference play with two months ago. Full Story
Jim

Huntington Beach, CA

#1 Mar 5, 2010
Come on Frank, you're a Big West beat writer, couldn't you at least take the time to spell the coach's name right?
Beach Bum

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

#2 Mar 5, 2010
Give him a break, Jim. Sheeesh...How about giving Frank B. some credit for another one of his expert breakdowns in this article? We're blessed to have a writer of the caliber of Burlison in our own little backyard at the Beach. He keeps hoops fans informed and intrigued about all things basketball from high school to lottery picks all year long(if you're reading this, Frank, I can't think of any alliteration [two lines up: high school to ...]at the moment because I'm so upset).
All you can comment on is a probable misread, and subsequent misspelling of the UCR coach's last name? By the way, it's an honest mistake -- I had to read it twice myself to finally notice it should be "Wooldridge" instead of "Woolridge." The latter is much more common and comes to mind right away as many of us will certainly associate the name with former NBA-great Orlando Woolridge, who's also a former Big West star (CSUF), by the way. So, Frank B.: We forgive you for this triviality...and Jim: Get a life!:(...
Frank B

United States

#3 Mar 5, 2010
Jim wrote:
Come on Frank, you're a Big West beat writer, couldn't you at least take the time to spell the coach's name right?
Yeah ... my bad; typed it too quickly and SAW Wooldridge instead of Woolridge when I proof-read it.

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Long Beach State University NCAA Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
The weird, wacky and wow of the weekend (Sep '13) Sep '13 Big Time 1
Men's Hoops Announces 2013-14 Schedule (Aug '13) Aug '13 Fuku 1
StatSheet Big West Players of the Week - Decemb... (Dec '11) Dec '11 hiddengems 1
Phelps leads Long Beach State over Montana 7456 (Feb '11) Feb '11 Anonymous 1
49ers report: Strategy and personnel (Feb '11) Feb '11 Anonymous 1
49ers make late charge for win (Dec '10) Dec '10 PT Critic 1
LBSU faces struggling Washington (Nov '10) Nov '10 Beach Bum 1
More from around the web