View Poll Results: ISU's best option?

Voters
69. You may not vote on this poll
  • Big East

    37 53.62%
  • Mountian West

    13 18.84%
  • WAC

    2 2.90%
  • Conference USA

    8 11.59%
  • Other

    9 13.04%
Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 18
  1. #1
    Recruit
    Points: 5,221, Level: 21
    Level completed: 35%, Points required for next Level: 329
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Posts
    122
    Points
    5,221
    Level
    21
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    If the Big XII folds where does ISU land?

    I think the Big East would be the best landing spot. Hopefully we can stay in a unified Big XII.



  2. #2
    Addict
    Points: 99,163, Level: 98
    Level completed: 6%, Points required for next Level: 1,887
    Overall activity: 19.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Erik4Cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    Urbandale, IA
    Posts
    8,498
    Points
    99,163
    Level
    98
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 813
    Given: 744

    Re: If the Big XII folds where does ISU land?



    IF this were to happen...you don't even have the "BEST" one up there...which would of course be the Big 10.



  3. #3
    Starter
    Points: 22,131, Level: 45
    Level completed: 54%, Points required for next Level: 419
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Posts
    827
    Points
    22,131
    Level
    45
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 82
    Given: 16

    Re: If the Big XII folds where does ISU land?

    Go back and read posts on this subject from a year ago (if you feel the need). Total waste of time to bring this back up. IMO



  4. #4
    Addict
    Points: 91,984, Level: 94
    Level completed: 39%, Points required for next Level: 1,166
    Overall activity: 20.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    6,191
    Points
    91,984
    Level
    94
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 182
    Given: 362

    Re: If the Big XII folds where does ISU land?

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclone04 View Post
    I think the Big East would be the best landing spot. Hopefully we can stay in a unified Big XII.
    1. The Big 12 won't fold anytime in the near future
    2. We were headed to the Big East before and we will head there if it ever happens


    "Not at the table Carlos."

  5. #5
    Rookie
    Points: 11,904, Level: 32
    Level completed: 94%, Points required for next Level: 46
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Posts
    418
    Points
    11,904
    Level
    32
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 4
    Given: 0

    Re: If the Big XII folds where does ISU land?

    I wish we could ban this topic forever on this board!



  6. #6
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 40,804, Level: 62
    Level completed: 35%, Points required for next Level: 846
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    WDM
    Posts
    4,304
    Points
    40,804
    Level
    62
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 74
    Given: 55

    Re: If the Big XII folds where does ISU land?

    SEC, heard they are dying to grab the Ames market



  7. #7
    Speechless
    Points: 460,348, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    brianhos's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2006
    Location
    Trenchtown
    Posts
    40,327
    Points
    460,348
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 649
    Given: 80

    Re: If the Big XII folds where does ISU land?

    You mean WHEN.


    They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety, deserve neither liberty nor safety. - Benjamin Franklin 1775

  8. #8
    Pro
    Points: 62,347, Level: 77
    Level completed: 44%, Points required for next Level: 903
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    cy4prez7's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    2,783
    Points
    62,347
    Level
    77
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 145
    Given: 111

    Re: If the Big XII folds where does ISU land?

    FCS


    KCCO



    Follow me on Twitter: @mjballman20

  9. #9
    Speechless
    Points: 919,135, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 58.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    CycloneErik's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Jamerica
    Posts
    61,643
    Points
    919,135
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 5,927
    Given: 4,987

    Re: If the Big XII folds where does ISU land?

    Missouri Valley


    Kansas Must Be Destroyed

    Sic Semper Jayhawks




    http://rememberingdoria.wordpress.com/

  10. #10
    Recruit
    Points: 7,490, Level: 25
    Level completed: 88%, Points required for next Level: 60
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Kansas City
    Posts
    98
    Points
    7,490
    Level
    25
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: If the Big XII folds where does ISU land?

    Your mom's basement.



  11. #11
    All-Star
    Points: 27,028, Level: 50
    Level completed: 48%, Points required for next Level: 522
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    drednot57's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    Nevada, IA
    Posts
    1,855
    Points
    27,028
    Level
    50
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 61
    Given: 129

    Re: If the Big XII folds where does ISU land?

    I voted Big East. Even so I have a different take on this topic. I think the "Forgotten Five" should stay together and use the penalty money to form the Big 16. ISU; KU; KSU; MU; BU; BYU; TCU; Pitt; maybe Ark.; if they're listening, ND; AFA; Boise St; Houston; USF; Cinci; and Louisville could form an excellent conference. I picked 16 teams as the only scenario that puts ISU in limbo is the formation of the dreaded super conferences.


    rocks!

  12. #12
    Legend
    Points: 261,360, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsOverdriveVeteran

    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Location
    Colorado
    Posts
    11,173
    Points
    261,360
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 10
    Given: 1

    Re: If the Big XII folds where does ISU land?

    CFL. :D



  13. #13
    All-Star
    Points: 27,028, Level: 50
    Level completed: 48%, Points required for next Level: 522
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    drednot57's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    Nevada, IA
    Posts
    1,855
    Points
    27,028
    Level
    50
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 61
    Given: 129

    Re: If the Big XII folds where does ISU land?

    Quote Originally Posted by Hawkeye11en1 View Post
    CFL. :D
    So Iowa secedes from the Union and joins Canada?

    Having national health insurance and cheaper prescriptions would be nice, but I don't see Iowa leaving the USA, ever!


    rocks!

  14. #14
    Legend
    Points: 261,360, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsOverdriveVeteran

    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Location
    Colorado
    Posts
    11,173
    Points
    261,360
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 10
    Given: 1

    Re: If the Big XII folds where does ISU land?

    Quote Originally Posted by drednot57 View Post
    So Iowa secedes from the Union and joins Canada?

    Having national health insurance and cheaper prescriptions would be nice, but I don't see Iowa leaving the USA, ever!
    lol. I was letting french fries and gravy overwhelm my thinking. You are correct. "Love it or leave it! USA!"



  15. #15
    Addict
    Points: 121,574, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    tm3308's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Location
    Corydon/Iowa City, IA
    Posts
    6,207
    Points
    121,574
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 798
    Given: 596

    Re: If the Big XII folds where does ISU land?

    I said the Mountain West, but I would love to see ISU end up in a better situation than that (In fact, I'd love it if they were in the Big Ten). Quite a few good programs could be on the outside looking in if the dominoes started falling, and could make a pretty solid conference themselves.


    “Hawks tell us we have no future, and we let you know what we think of Hawk fans, which is a lower opinion all the time.” – CycloneErik 7/25/2011

    “With the exception of tm3308. He is a good contributor on this site. It is almost to the point that I question if he is actually a hawk fan. ” -- Cyclonestate78 7/25/2011

    “He broke the mold. If he wrote the OP, I would have read the whole thing.” – CycloneErik 7/25/2011

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: Cyclones.TV
  • FOOTBALL: Iowa State vs. UNI
  • September 5, 2015
  • 07:00 PM