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    Elgin Cook: Our Forgotten Recruit

    Check out the dunk montage. I can't wait to see this guy develop in Fred's system. The last dunk is sweet.

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4i0PFF1TsE8&feature=related]YouTube - Iowa State bound Elgin Cook - Milwaukee Hamilton - Class of 2011[/ame]


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    Re: Elgin Cook: Our Forgotten Recruit

    I guess I wouldn't consider him forgotten...



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    Re: Elgin Cook: Our Forgotten Recruit

    Most definitely not forgotten.


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    Re: Elgin Cook: Our Forgotten Recruit

    Who??


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    Re: Elgin Cook: Our Forgotten Recruit

    Really hope we have a midnight madness dunk contest next year!!!!
    Cook v. Ejim v. Godfrey v. Allen v. Sledge. I don't know if Babb or anyone else can throw it down with some style but we could have a pretty sweet dunk contest.



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    Re: Elgin Cook: Our Forgotten Recruit

    Quote Originally Posted by cyguytillidie View Post
    Really hope we have a midnight madness dunk contest next year!!!!
    Cook v. Ejim v. Godfrey v. Allen v. Sledge. I don't know if Babb or anyone else can throw it down with some style but we could have a pretty sweet dunk contest.
    That would be so much fun. Elgin is going to be perfect for our system. Havent seen him shoot so I dont know how that is but he will solid for us. Cant wait!



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    Re: Elgin Cook: Our Forgotten Recruit

    Forgotten, doubt it. Pumped for next year


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    Re: Elgin Cook: Our Forgotten Recruit

    GMac recruit...that concerns me.

    McKnight had a really nice dunk compilation as well.



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    Re: Elgin Cook: Our Forgotten Recruit

    Quote Originally Posted by isuno1fan View Post
    GMac recruit...that concerns me.

    McKnight had a really nice dunk compilation as well.
    Why does him being a GMac recruit concern you??



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    Re: Elgin Cook: Our Forgotten Recruit

    Quote Originally Posted by Thompsonclone21 View Post
    Why does him being a GMac recruit concern you??
    Just saying I wouldn't get too caught up in watching a dunk compilation as it relates to his overall ability.

    Hopefully he has a sweet jumper from 10-20ft, but I haven't seen it if he does.

    Redshirting will likely be best I'm guessing.



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    Re: Elgin Cook: Our Forgotten Recruit

    only took 9 posts to mention "redshirt" when discussing a new recruit. we're getting better.



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    Quote Originally Posted by isuno1fan View Post
    Just saying I wouldn't get too caught up in watching a dunk compilation as it relates to his overall ability.

    Hopefully he has a sweet jumper from 10-20ft, but I haven't seen it if he does.

    Redshirting will likely be best I'm guessing.
    Nobody thought Melvin would be a very good offensive player either and hes doing pretty good. He will be at the least athletic though. You can never have too many athletes.



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    Re: Elgin Cook: Our Forgotten Recruit

    Quote Originally Posted by isuno1fan View Post
    Just saying I wouldn't get too caught up in watching a dunk compilation as it relates to his overall ability.

    Hopefully he has a sweet jumper from 10-20ft, but I haven't seen it if he does.

    Redshirting will likely be best I'm guessing.
    So it really has nothing to do with being a gmac recruit then? Just wanted to slam gmac (not that I blame you)?



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    Re: Elgin Cook: Our Forgotten Recruit

    Redshirt him so he can develop a jump shot and get stronger. Ejim and Babb can handle the 3 next year.



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    Re: Elgin Cook: Our Forgotten Recruit

    Quote Originally Posted by timappelgate View Post
    Check out the dunk montage. I can't wait to see this guy develop in Fred's system. The last dunk is sweet.

    YouTube - Iowa State bound Elgin Cook - Milwaukee Hamilton - Class of 2011

    IMO, I believe that Cook will have the hardest time getting on the court over the next few years. I don`t see any unique skills that would warrent early playing time, and he will certainly need time to develope a B12 body.



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