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    Is Ejim the forgotten Cyclone?

    I know the CCL doesn't mean much of anything, but his stat line (33 points, 23 rebounds, 3 assists, 2 steals) is very impressive. With all the talk of the new guys, I think we have forgotten about how good Ejim could be this year (at least I have). He started off very well last year, only to hit a wall and not play great the second half of the year or so. However, many freshmen make a big jump in their sophomore years, and I expect it out of Melvin this year. Also, he was playing out of position last year, and should be able to move back to the 3 with the new help down low.

    I think he could easily be one of our best players this year....



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    Re: Is Ejim the forgotten Cyclone?

    I agree and look forward to seeing what this guy can do. Glad he stuck with ISU through the coaching change.



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    Re: Is Ejim the forgotten Cyclone?

    Quote Originally Posted by Clone9 View Post
    I know the CCL doesn't mean much of anything, but his stat line (33 points, 23 rebounds, 3 assists, 2 steals) is very impressive. With all the talk of the new guys, I think we have forgotten about how good Ejim could be this year (at least I have). He started off very well last year, only to hit a wall and not play great the second half of the year or so. However, many freshmen make a big jump in their sophomore years, and I expect it out of Melvin this year. Also, he was playing out of position last year, and should be able to move back to the 3 with the new help down low.

    I think he could easily be one of our best players this year....

    I hope so. He has a ton of potential.


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    Re: Is Ejim the forgotten Cyclone?

    It's a pretty nice luxury for us next year to even have the thoughts of him coming off the bench. Can't wait to have some depth next year.



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    Re: Is Ejim the forgotten Cyclone?

    Quote Originally Posted by Clone9 View Post
    I know the CCL doesn't mean much of anything, but his stat line (33 points, 23 rebounds, 3 assists, 2 steals) is very impressive. With all the talk of the new guys, I think we have forgotten about how good Ejim could be this year (at least I have). He started off very well last year, only to hit a wall and not play great the second half of the year or so. However, many freshmen make a big jump in their sophomore years, and I expect it out of Melvin this year. Also, he was playing out of position last year, and should be able to move back to the 3 with the new help down low.

    I think he could easily be one of our best players this year....
    He is a little forgotten...

    His offensive rebounding was really good last year - especially for playing out of position. It must be because of his strength. If he can improve his outside shot, and his first step (he had the yips for a while last year - couldn't drive without traveling) than I think he could be a really great all-around player. Nice to have him, Babb, and Clyburn 2012 - 2013 at the 3 spot.


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    Re: Is Ejim the forgotten Cyclone?

    Not forgotten! I'm excited to see a freshman actually develop, and I'm hoping that he is the first Cyclone in recent memory that I can do this with through four years.



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    Re: Is Ejim the forgotten Cyclone?

    Quote Originally Posted by madcityCY View Post
    He is a little forgotten...

    His offensive rebounding was really good last year - if playing out of position. It must be because of his strength. If he can improve his outside shot, and his first step (he had the yips for a while last year - couldn't drive without traveling) than I think he could be a really great all-around player. Nice to have him, Babb, and Clyburn next year at the 3 spot.
    Well, two out of the three.



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    Re: Is Ejim the forgotten Cyclone?

    Quote Originally Posted by brett108 View Post
    Well, two out of the three.
    yeah whoops a year ahead of myself! that would be 2013



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    Re: Is Ejim the forgotten Cyclone?

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonepride View Post
    Not forgotten! I'm excited to see a freshman actually develop, and I'm hoping that he is the first Cyclone in recent memory that I can do this with through four years.
    I guess you really weren't a big fan of watching DG grow over his 4 years into an NBA Draft prospect...


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    Re: Is Ejim the forgotten Cyclone?

    I believe that Ejim will look better this year, because he won't have to play the 4 as much and he'll have added stregth/maturity.

    I also think he will thrive as we get up and down more with our added depth/athleticism.



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    Re: Is Ejim the forgotten Cyclone?

    I dont' think he is forgotten. But in this seemingly rare ocasion, we aren't going to be counting on a second year player as our "go-to" guy. It is easy to get excited about the unknown possibilities of our redshirts. If anyone is forgotten, I think it is Scotty. he have such bad line last night as well.



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    Re: Is Ejim the forgotten Cyclone?

    I'm so confused...Let's see...

    McGee
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    Christofferson
    White
    Booker

    No wait...

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    Babb
    Christofferson
    Ejim
    White

    Upon further thought...

    White
    Allen
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    Ejim
    Booker

    My head hurts...

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    ...uh...Hoiberg...no wait...White
    Fizer




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    Re: Is Ejim the forgotten Cyclone?

    I'm sticking with McGee, Allen, SC, Ejim, White



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    Re: Is Ejim the forgotten Cyclone?

    Quote Originally Posted by isuno1fan View Post
    I'm sticking with McGee, Allen, SC, Ejim, White
    Either this or Booker or Babb instead of Ejim. We'll see if I change my mind after seeing Sledge play.



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    Re: Is Ejim the forgotten Cyclone?

    Quote Originally Posted by geburgess View Post
    I guess you really weren't a big fan of watching DG grow over his 4 years into an NBA Draft prospect...
    Ha ha.......oops



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