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    WBB Recruiting

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    ISUCoachFen Bill Fennelly
    Start of a LONG day of recruiting-as usually is the case need a good start with my flights!

    ISUCoachFen Bill Fennelly
    Recruiting starts on UNC campus-kid comes up to me and asks "you from Iowa State? Ames right? Do you know what Harrison is going to do?" Wow
    I wonder what's at UNC...



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    Re: WBB Recruiting

    He might be spending at least some time this weekend at the Boo Williams Invitational in Virginia.

    Girls Tournaments - Boo Williams Nike Invitational


    Last edited by mred; 04-16-2011 at 10:56 AM.

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    Re: WBB Recruiting

    Here's what's in Raleigh:

    Deep South Classic - Basketball Tournament



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    Re: WBB Recruiting

    Quote Originally Posted by mred View Post
    Wow, that tournament is HUGE! Bill going to overdose on watching hoops. Wonder if any other staff came with him.

    BTW, felt I needed to post something so it didn't look like you were talking with yourself!



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    Re: WBB Recruiting

    Looks like Coach Fenn feels the need to broaden the recruiting base to the east and southeast. I have always wondered why we did not appear to recruit very far east. There are Jess and Mary Fox from several years ago, but I cannot think of any other players from east of the River. Coach must still have some connections after having coached in Indiana and Ohio, no?



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    Re: WBB Recruiting

    Bill should have told the kid, "I hear he's transferring to Iowa State."



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    Re: WBB Recruiting

    There was apparently some weather around Raleigh; there are reports of damage in downtown Raleigh.



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    Re: WBB Recruiting

    Quote Originally Posted by Kitkat View Post
    Looks like Coach Fenn feels the need to broaden the recruiting base to the east and southeast. I have always wondered why we did not appear to recruit very far east. There are Jess and Mary Fox from several years ago, but I cannot think of any other players from east of the River. Coach must still have some connections after having coached in Indiana and Ohio, no?

    This was not intended as a slap in the face of our great staff!
    Many apologies!


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    Re: WBB Recruiting

    Quote Originally Posted by Kitkat View Post
    Looks like Coach Fenn feels the need to broaden the recruiting base to the east and southeast. I have always wondered why we did not appear to recruit very far east.

    There are teams from all over the country at that tournament and at Boo Williams in VA. I would not take his presence there as a signal that he is broadening his recruiting base to the East and SE.

    And while recruiting has been better the past couple of years after the complete bust of the Arlen/Rockall/Williams/Yackley class, I do agree with Arson that BF may need to add a TJ Otzelberger type to his staff.



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    Re: WBB Recruiting

    Quote Originally Posted by ARSON View Post
    I just wanted Bill to hire him a dynamic recruiter a couple years ago but he hired his boy. Just wanted someone with some pizzaz and connections mainly. no knock on Jack or Jodi but I think Bill is pretty much not only the "closer" but the main recruiter and I think we don't get "in" on a lot of the kids from schools that have the "recruitniks" on staff.

    I thought we might be able to overcome that by mining the foreign soil but that doesn't look really solid either.
    What about Coach Schaben? What does she do??



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    Re: WBB Recruiting

    Quote Originally Posted by mwwbbfan View Post
    What about Coach Schaben? What does she do??

    Coach Schaben does a great job like the whole staff does.
    REcruiting to ISU is not easy so they bust it to get it done.
    I am sure that it is a team effort!


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    Re: WBB Recruiting

    Quote Originally Posted by cykadelic2 View Post
    There are teams from all over the country at that tournament and at Boo Williams in VA. I would not take his presence there as a signal that he is broadening his recruiting base to the East and SE.
    Not sure if the timing was right, but maybe a chance to see All Iowa Attack - Shaya Kellogg and Jadda Buckley.

    Kellogg GBB

    The team played well, and Shaya played strong - moving easily. The team beat the North Tartan, 54-49, bringing a Boo Williams Championship title back to Iowa.



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