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Old 11-24-2019, 11:19 PM   #8854
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Re: Wrestling OT/LC Thread: 346 Days Until Christmas

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Originally Posted by eyebooger View Post
I think they need to recalibrate their win probability algorithm.

Just looking at the play-by-play: OSU ball up by 6, 2nd and 5 near midfield with 2 minutes to go. WSU with 1 timeout.

A WSU win given those parameters doesn't even sound like a 1 in 100 event, much less a 1 in 1,000 event. Sure, they're big underdogs in that spot. But 99.9% is absurd.
You underestimate just how miraculous it was for the ****ing terrible WSU defense to actually make a stop.

But really, I agree with you. I even doubted the authenticity of the screenshot. But given that I recalled your previous post, I shrugged at the possibility of spreading fake news and ran to this thread with it.
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