CBB's Top 10 Sleeper Teams

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  1. Firefighter4Cy

    Firefighter4Cy Well-Known Member

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    CBB's Top 10 Sleeper Teams


    Came across this little gem this morning. Take a gander at #1 on this list. Also Iowa pops in at #5. So if they are final four sleeper potential what does that make us?
     
  2. cychhosis

    cychhosis Well-Known Member

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    Boise to Men.
     
  3. jay moe

    jay moe Well-Known Member

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    Really looking forward to the Boise State game, could be a track meet.
     
  4. Firefighter4Cy

    Firefighter4Cy Well-Known Member

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    Very nice. Very very nice.
     
  5. megamanxzero35

    megamanxzero35 Well-Known Member

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    We are ranked 14th in the nation. There is nothing sleeper about us.
     
  6. theyork

    theyork Well-Known Member

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    awake?
     
  7. MNCYWX

    MNCYWX Well-Known Member

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    #Fail
     
  8. Cydkar

    Cydkar Well-Known Member

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    Perennial NCAA teams from a power conference aren't sleepers. Sorry, we will never make this list.
     
  9. SeattleClone

    SeattleClone Well-Known Member

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    A 3-week old article seems very relevant at this point in the season. I'll look forward to seeing how Boise's trip to Lexington goes next week. :skeptical:
     
  10. MIClone

    MIClone Active Member

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    This should be a very good game for ESPN. It ought to be a lot of fun to watch. Hopefully BSU doesn't get crazy hot from three point range. And hopefully it will get us back into 90+ scoring, as well.
     
  11. IceCyIce

    IceCyIce Well-Known Member

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    Iowa a sleeper team? Not sure how that could be.
     
  12. MaccloNe

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    Hard to tell if gingers are awake or sleeping since they are so pale. Easy to see how they made the list.
     
  13. CTTB78

    CTTB78 Well-Known Member

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    After watching the BSU game last night, the Cyclones will handle these guys fairly easily. I'm looking to our second half beatdown.


    Iowa State 93
    BSU 78
     
  14. Firefighter4Cy

    Firefighter4Cy Well-Known Member

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    Hey I'm a ginger lol

    If i got offended everytime I heard or was called that I would be very depressed right now.
     
  15. Erik4Cy

    Erik4Cy Well-Known Member

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    Have to disagree. That team can flat out shoot and score, I think we will win but this will be a very tough test. We are hot right now, but it will take a BIG effort to win this. Can't just expect to "show up" like Akron or GM.

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  16. ISU4ME

    ISU4ME Well-Known Member

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    #16 ISU4ME, Dec 24, 2013
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  17. Cydkar

    Cydkar Well-Known Member

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    I don't understand the obsession with gingers. I'm not offended but I don't get it. Yes, I know Iowa has a couple...big deal.
     
  18. CYUL8R

    CYUL8R Well-Known Member

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    ISU is on an upward trajectory right now in every area - one day break to get Matt and Naz back on their game from 3 and I like our chances. I think this turns into a bloodbath about 3 minutes in to the second half - we'll just wear them out and take away their second-chance points by out-rebounding and getting stops when we need it. Boise will put some points up but we are just a more balanced team overall.

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  19. ISUCY23

    ISUCY23 Well-Known Member

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    Agreed. It was funny at first but it is overdone now.
     
  20. Cydkar

    Cydkar Well-Known Member

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    Kind of like "Baylor just dunked again". Funny has a shelf life. I admit that it had a long shelf life with me for some reason.
     

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