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    New Rivals.com Top 150

    Interesting to see Marcus Paige commit to UNC then drop down to Number 51. Usually UNC recruits go up for no reason other than commiting to them.

    Adam Woodbury now 99. Gessell is 127. Webster Chan dropped way down to 129. Kale Abrahmson is now#147 and Daniel Dingle is #148.

    No Okoro or Niang.


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    Nobody but HB knows for sure. You pretty much know nothing....like Knownothing would like to say.
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    Re: New Rivals.com Top 150

    Quote Originally Posted by Knownothing View Post
    No Okoro or Niang.
    Of course not - they committed to ISU - that's good for a star or two deduction...


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    Re: New Rivals.com Top 150

    They liked Niang but didn't like that he was a 6'6 PF. Said he just missed being in the top 150. Top 200 player for sure.

    I don't think they have seen much from Okoro. And really, I will take his offer list over where rivals has him ranked.



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    Re: New Rivals.com Top 150

    Yeah you are right. Okoro being offered by Pitt and Arizona is good enough for me.


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    Re: New Rivals.com Top 150

    Someone 'splain this: The #1 overall recruit is #2 at his position-center. The #3 overall recruit is #1 at center.

    Ratings schmatings.



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    Re: New Rivals.com Top 150

    I'm going to go out on a limb and say people who say ratings change based on school are idiots.

    They are evaluated, and rated. The continuing playing, sometimes kids get better from one year to the next. They get evaluated again, ratings change. Theres a pretty good chance that the schools looking at these players get THEIR evaluations before you see them on some stupid sites.

    We could be looking at someone, by the time they are ready to commit somewhere better team scoops them up because they became great players their senior year of High School. Their rating didn't change because of the school they committed to, it changed because they got better so better teams were interested in them.



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    Re: New Rivals.com Top 150

    Quote Originally Posted by ribsnwhiskey View Post
    Someone 'splain this: The #1 overall recruit is #2 at his position-center. The #3 overall recruit is #1 at center.

    Ratings schmatings.
    Pretty easy really. Click on the link for position ratings. They are unavailable as they are updating them. Austin use to be the #2 center but in about an hour when they update them in the system, he will be #1



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    Re: New Rivals.com Top 150

    Rare photo: Baylor booster's first meeting with #1 recruit Isaiah Austin's "mentor".





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    Re: New Rivals.com Top 150

    is rivals still just jerry meyer and eric bossi? if so, its just a ranking based on two guys' opinions.



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    Re: New Rivals.com Top 150

    Every recruit were going after is #1 in my book and thats all that matters to me.



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    Re: New Rivals.com Top 150

    I see ray lee is top 150
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    Re: New Rivals.com Top 150

    Quote Originally Posted by Clones85' View Post
    They liked Niang but didn't like that he was a 6'6 PF. Said he just missed being in the top 150. Top 200 player for sure.
    Funny his size keeps him out of the top 150, Fizer turned out to be barely over 6-6 when he arrived at the NBA draft camp and he worked out OK. Seems like ISU has had quite a few undersized players work out.


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    Re: New Rivals.com Top 150

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyforce View Post
    Funny his size keeps him out of the top 150, Fizer turned out to be barely over 6-6 when he arrived at the NBA draft camp and he worked out OK. Seems like ISU has had quite a few undersized players work out.
    Yeah, I agree. Every year comes NCAA tournament time you see undersized post players from smaller schools succeeding.



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    Re: New Rivals.com Top 150

    Quote Originally Posted by RustShack View Post
    I'm going to go out on a limb and say people who say ratings change based on school are idiots.
    There's that annoying part of our fan base that believes everybody is out to get Iowa State


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