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    What Shall We Call Them?

    DG, JVB, Jake, Ejim, Godfrey, Scotty, Railey, Bubu, Eric, Drew, and Austin.

    Does anyone have a good nickname for this hard working group?

    Football had the Dirty Thirty. This may be the start of good bball times.

    Here are some possibilities:
    The Gritty Eleven?
    Hardluck Kids? (12 on the roster)
    Short Bench Wonders?
    Eight Schollie Scholars? (8 schollies)
    Fred's Fantastic Five?
    Great Eight?
    Eight Plus Three?
    Hilton Hustlers?
    Diante's Crew?


    DeMarcus - you missed out.


    Last edited by Wesley; 03-10-2011 at 07:50 AM.
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    Let my Fred's Four Horsemen ride: Georges, Hogue, Nader, and McKay.

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    Re: What Shall We Call Them?

    How about the Iowa State Cyclones?



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    Re: What Shall We Call Them?

    DG's SOULjas?



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    Re: What Shall We Call Them?

    Is this really a team that we look back at ten years from now and know them by some sort of nickname?



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    Re: What Shall We Call Them?

    Freds warmup team for his championship run?



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    Re: What Shall We Call Them?

    Quote Originally Posted by CYNWIA View Post
    Is this really a team that we look back at ten years from now and know them by some sort of nickname?
    OH YEAH!



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    Re: What Shall We Call Them?

    Seriously though, let's not force a nickname. Some individual players had some, but it's a thing that should come naturally and organically. I know most fans loved that this team played hard, and the ones who do will remember this team...



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    Re: What Shall We Call Them?

    Who the F is Pat? And Lamb is redshirting also. He wasn't apart of this. And you missed on McKnight.


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    Re: What Shall We Call Them?

    2010-2011 Iowa State Cyclones Men's Basketball team seems easy enough.



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    Re: What Shall We Call Them?

    team #nodaysoff



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    Re: What Shall We Call Them?

    The foundation.



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    Re: What Shall We Call Them?

    ******* terrible at basketball


    read this post quickly - it might not last long

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    Re: What Shall We Call Them?

    Does Johnny's first team at ISU have a nickname? I doubt it. How 'bout, simply, Fred's Firsts.


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    Re: What Shall We Call Them?

    Quote Originally Posted by acrozier22 View Post
    How about the Iowa State Cyclones?
    Brilliant!!!


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    Re: What Shall We Call Them?

    Quote Originally Posted by mikem View Post
    The foundation.
    This. Dammit, I wanted to bring the wisdom, but mikem beat me to it.


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