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    Transfer U. What is the problem with that.

    Not sure why everyone is trying to act like it's a bad thing to take these transfers. Iowa fans are calling us transfer U. So what? Who cares. Look at the teams that have taken transfers this year alone. Kentucky, Baylor, Memphis, Oregon, Illinois, and many other top teams will be taking them. All of this teams make regular runs in the NCAA tourney. I will take any transfer in my opinion that makes us better the following year. Just makes comming sense. Is Iowa just disappointed they are not getting any sniffs at these guys?

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    Re: Transfer U. What is the problem with that.

    Yep, they're already upset about the beating they will take in Hilton Coliseum next season.



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    Re: Transfer U. What is the problem with that.

    Quote Originally Posted by isufan View Post
    Yep, they're already upset about the beating they will take in Hilton Coliseum next season.
    They are just purists. Iowa only recruits athletes who will get in trouble AFTER they arrive, not before.



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    Re: Transfer U. What is the problem with that.

    Nothing wrong with getting a program back on its feet. I would say that all the transfers really helped Eddie Sutton when he was at Oklahoma State.



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    Re: Transfer U. What is the problem with that.

    Quote Originally Posted by Knownothing View Post
    Not sure why everyone is trying to act like it's a bad thing to take these transfers. Iowa fans are calling us transfer U. So what? Who cares. Look at the teams that have taken transfers this year alone. Kentucky, Baylor, Memphis, Oregon, Illinois, and many other top teams will be taking them. All of this teams make regular runs in the NCAA tourney. I will take any transfer in my opinion that makes us better the following year. Just makes comming sense. Is Iowa just disappointed they are not getting any sniffs at these guys?

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    Re: Transfer U. What is the problem with that.

    If I were an Iowa fan I'd be upset, too. Look at the roster we have going into next year. Far better than what they will put on the floor in year 2 of Coach Fran.

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    Re: Transfer U. What is the problem with that.

    Quote Originally Posted by Knownothing View Post
    Not sure why everyone is trying to act like it's a bad thing to take these transfers. Iowa fans are calling us transfer U. So what? Who cares. Look at the teams that have taken transfers this year alone. Kentucky, Baylor, Memphis, Oregon, Illinois, and many other top teams will be taking them. All of this teams make regular runs in the NCAA tourney. I will take any transfer in my opinion that makes us better the following year. Just makes comming sense. Is Iowa just disappointed they are not getting any sniffs at these guys?

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    Re: Transfer U. What is the problem with that.

    If any fanbase should know that transfers are just a fact of college athletics these days, it should be ISU. I'd much rather have that nickname for bringing them in than losing them all the time.



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    Re: Transfer U. What is the problem with that.

    it's only a bad thing when schools can sway traditional recruits from coming. As for now the +s far outweigh the -s. Ultimately winning will solve all these issues.

    I compare Iowa complaining about our transfers to KU squawking about Tinsley getting a GED...so we must be doing something right.


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    Re: Transfer U. What is the problem with that.

    Would Fran McCaffrey and Iowa fans pass on Royce White, Chris Allen, Korie Lucious, etc if those guys wanted to go to Iowa?! Not a chance.



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    Re: Transfer U. What is the problem with that.

    Quote Originally Posted by MNCyGuy View Post
    If any fanbase should know that transfers are just a fact of college athletics these days, it should be ISU. I'd much rather have that nickname for bringing them in than losing them all the time.
    Somebody should have told Jamie.



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    Re: Transfer U. What is the problem with that.

    Quote Originally Posted by Chipper View Post
    Somebody should have told Jamie.
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    Re: Transfer U. What is the problem with that.

    Quote Originally Posted by Clones85' View Post
    Would Fran McCaffrey and Iowa fans pass on Royce White, Chris Allen, Korie Lucious, etc if those guys wanted to go to Iowa?! Not a chance.
    That would be a huge NO, especially since they apparently have zero qualms over recruiting a 25-year old felon that has spent almost half of his adult life in prison.


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    Re: Transfer U. What is the problem with that.

    Quote Originally Posted by isucyfan View Post
    That would be a huge NO, especially since they apparently have zero qualms over recruiting a 25-year old felon that has spent almost half of his adult life in prison.
    I would have no qualms at all with recruiting a guy who's served his penalty. Once the system is done with him, that's over. If Fred thought that the guy would fit here, I'm fine with a second chance for him, too.

    That's a guy who's done so far what he's supposed to do. I'm more comfortable with that than with guys that get in felony trouble while they're here. But if they serve their penalty, then life moves on.


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    Re: Transfer U. What is the problem with that.

    They couldn't even beat us in Karver when we didn't have our transfers. They're just getting all of their trash talk in now before we own them next year in Hiltion WITH the transfers....preferably by about 30 points, but 20 will be nice too.


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