Good Story
Results 1 to 5 of 5

Thread: Good Story

  1. #1
    Prospect
    Points: 3,177, Level: 16
    Level completed: 32%, Points required for next Level: 273
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    1000 Experience PointsVeteran

    Join Date
    May 2010
    Posts
    34
    Points
    3,177
    Level
    16
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Good Story

    This was sent to me through e-mail but was originally from a Nebraska fan:

    While my family for many years has held Nebraska Men’s BB tickets, I never knew we had good seats, but with younger kids it makes it hard to go to those things as you know. To set the stage, we are five rows up from the floor, so I took my five year old boy to his first college basketball game (NU vs. Iowa State).

    The point of my note is right after the game, I decided it was better to carry my little guy out of the floor exit rather than let him walk in the crowd. I hit the exit where the ISU players were exiting, and despite feeling down about their loss every Iowa State player gave my son a high-five on the way to their locker room. It did not matter to them that he had a red Husker shirt on. That goes to two things…….well-mannered young men and also a coach that encourages the team to recognize what that simple act means to a young person. My son is still talking about it a week later.



  2. #2
    Pro
    Points: 71,443, Level: 82
    Level completed: 99%, Points required for next Level: 7
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    SNEDDS3's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    Cedar Rapids, IA
    Posts
    2,556
    Points
    71,443
    Level
    82
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 176
    Given: 83

    Re: Good Story

    Thats a great story. Glad the boys rep us well! Thanks for the share.


    *Rest in peace corn dog chick

    "what you dont know is that treehouse masters is just mansions for WVU fans"


    CF Fantasy Football Champ 2013


  3. #3
    Addict
    Points: 195,167, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 12.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Dryburn's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    9,136
    Points
    195,167
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 328
    Given: 6

    Re: Good Story

    Good to hear!



  4. #4
    Just Win Baby
    Points: 299,761, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Clones85''s Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Posts
    13,339
    Points
    299,761
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 8
    Given: 2

    Re: Good Story

    I think this obviously shows that our players don't care if we lose. If they cared than they wouldn't be high fiving some little Husker kid!

    :

    good story



  5. #5
    Starter
    Points: 15,426, Level: 37
    Level completed: 72%, Points required for next Level: 224
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Cyrok's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    Location
    DSM
    Posts
    641
    Points
    15,426
    Level
    37
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 8
    Given: 50

    Re: Good Story

    Thanks for sharing this - I love to hear these stories and it helps confirm how I think Hoiberg is running this program.



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: Cyclones.tv
  • HOOPS: Iowa State vs. Mississippi Valley State
  • December 31, 2014
  • 06:00 PM