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Re: D3hoops.com Classic in Vegas
« Reply #15 on: October 17, 2018, 07:14:16 pm »
I have been to two possibly three Classics in Vegas. The D3 basketball is awesome to see in person.

Always a fun time to experience the sights, sounds, and smells of Vegas.  SouthPoint is a great venue for those who don't really care for the activities on the Strip, but for those of us that do...well, enough said.

Might go this year, but not sure about the funds either, its my 20th anniversary next month and she wants to be on a beach, not in Vegas again.

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Re: D3hoops.com Classic in Vegas
« Reply #16 on: October 17, 2018, 07:56:11 pm »
My mother-in-law lives two hours north of Vegas, so it's possible in the future.

Two hours north of Vegas? What in blazes is there two hours north of Vegas, aside from ghost towns, abandoned silver mines, and UFO hunters?

Mormons. Lots of Mormons. Ok, I failed geography. Northeast of Vegas. St. George, Utah to be exact. Luckily, I only have ONE mother-in-law on my wife's side!
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Re: D3hoops.com Classic in Vegas
« Reply #17 on: October 17, 2018, 09:19:18 pm »
I have been to two possibly three Classics in Vegas. The D3 basketball is awesome to see in person.

Always a fun time to experience the sights, sounds, and smells of Vegas.  SouthPoint is a great venue for those who don't really care for the activities on the Strip, but for those of us that do...well, enough said.

Might go this year, but not sure about the funds either, its my 20th anniversary next month and she wants to be on a beach, not in Vegas again.

It is a good place to be sure. Been very pleased.

I will also say for all of you thinking about it, from what I can tell ... the room rates at South Point are very reasonable.
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Re: D3hoops.com Classic in Vegas
« Reply #18 on: October 18, 2018, 01:33:36 pm »
Attendance at this tourney has been on my basket list for several years. Leave the wife at home, cheap flight to Vegas, lots of D3hoops, some blackjack, perhaps some late night entertainment at a fine “club”.   What could be better. Now I just have to talk yjack, wipiff, TQ, Greg, FCGriz, and a couple of other midwestern regulars into coming along.  ;)
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Re: D3hoops.com Classic in Vegas
« Reply #19 on: December 05, 2018, 11:46:35 am »
I have been to two possibly three Classics in Vegas. The D3 basketball is awesome to see in person.

Always a fun time to experience the sights, sounds, and smells of Vegas.  SouthPoint is a great venue for those who don't really care for the activities on the Strip, but for those of us that do...well, enough said.

Might go this year, but not sure about the funds either, its my 20th anniversary next month and she wants to be on a beach, not in Vegas again.

I stand corrected, we ARE going to Vegas again this year, booked it yesterday !  Go Pirates !

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Re: D3hoops.com Classic in Vegas
« Reply #20 on: December 05, 2018, 01:06:04 pm »
What did you have to give up to go to Vegas instead of a beach?
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Re: D3hoops.com Classic in Vegas
« Reply #21 on: December 05, 2018, 04:50:15 pm »
What did you have to give up to go to Vegas instead of a beach?

Well I was going to say my basket 'balls', but in reality she loves Vegas and Whitworth and its WAAAAY cheaper than the beach idea.  The Mexico beach is still in the works for 2019.

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Re: D3hoops.com Classic in Vegas
« Reply #22 on: December 07, 2018, 01:47:35 pm »
On another note, who out here IS going to be there besides ME and the D3Hoops staff?