Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 36
  1. #1
    All-Star
    Points: 46,473, Level: 66
    Level completed: 66%, Points required for next Level: 477
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Posts
    1,416
    Points
    46,473
    Level
    66
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 13
    Given: 0

    When will we blame Pollard?

    One good hire to date and that was Rhoads...
    Most of his hires had bailed out on him or have failed so far except for Rhoads...



  2. #2
    Speechless
    Points: 732,927, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 99.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    Cyclonepride's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    A pineapple under the sea
    Posts
    48,585
    Points
    732,927
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,865
    Given: 881

    Re: When will we blame Pollard?

    I don't know.......how long has he been here? I'd say about the first loss after that.



  3. #3
    Pro
    Points: 55,007, Level: 72
    Level completed: 64%, Points required for next Level: 543
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Yes13's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    Posts
    3,296
    Points
    55,007
    Level
    72
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2
    Given: 6

    Re: When will we blame Pollard?

    Why is there always blame? Sometimes **** doesn't go your way.



  4. #4
    Pro
    Points: 51,441, Level: 70
    Level completed: 21%, Points required for next Level: 1,109
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    AlleyAddict's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    2,609
    Points
    51,441
    Level
    70
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 0

    Re: When will we blame Pollard?

    Wow. He's brought in two coaches that have won national championships after they left ISU. He brings in good coaches and makes good hires; it's not his fault ISU isn't a high profile job. Step off the ledge, this thread is ridiculous.

    All I want to know is when are we going to start blaming cyclonefan1983?



  5. #5
    Legend
    Points: 387,432, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 20.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    bos's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    23,963
    Points
    387,432
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 711
    Given: 532

    Re: When will we blame Pollard?

    This is 83's shtick, get used to it.



  6. #6
    Legend
    Points: 184,459, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 19.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsOverdriveVeteran
    State43's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Location
    Omaha, NE
    Posts
    11,186
    Points
    184,459
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 341
    Given: 274

    Re: When will we blame Pollard?

    Quote Originally Posted by AlleyAddict View Post
    Wow. He's brought in two coaches that have won national championships after they left ISU. He brings in good coaches and makes good hires; it's not his fault ISU isn't a high profile job. Step off the ledge, this thread is ridiculous.

    All I want to know is when are we going to start blaming cyclonefan1983?
    ^^ This



  7. #7
    Pro
    Points: 51,441, Level: 70
    Level completed: 21%, Points required for next Level: 1,109
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    AlleyAddict's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    2,609
    Points
    51,441
    Level
    70
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 0

    Re: When will we blame Pollard?

    Quote Originally Posted by bos View Post
    This is 83's shtick, get used to it.
    He must have a pretty great life if ISU coaches leaving (somehow because of Pollard) get him this worked up.

    Chill out 1983, it's not the end of the world.



  8. #8
    All-Star
    Points: 26,214, Level: 49
    Level completed: 67%, Points required for next Level: 336
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    iowa_wildcat's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    1,295
    Points
    26,214
    Level
    49
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 49
    Given: 26

    Re: When will we blame Pollard?

    Fred Hoiberg will prove to be a good hire. Basketball is a work in progress and will take another couple of years to bear mature fruit.



  9. #9
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 51,686, Level: 70
    Level completed: 39%, Points required for next Level: 864
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    Central Iowa
    Posts
    4,083
    Points
    51,686
    Level
    70
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 29
    Given: 446

    Re: When will we blame Pollard?

    STOP BLAMING POLLARD....


    Start blaming a small fanbase with very limited financial resourses....



    Jamie P can hire the best coaches in the world but, If you dont have the money for salary and facilities guess what....


    These Coaches are gonna move on to greener aka money pastures.....


    Remember boys and girls...


    This is a career for these coaches and they going where the money will take them...



  10. #10
    All-Star
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Location
    Iowa City, IA
    Posts
    1,504
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: When will we blame Pollard?

    Step down off the ledge and get a grip. Pollard has done a great job for ISU and you'd be hard pressed to find somebody that would have done just as well, and wants to stay here.

    Pollard has hired great coaches, some **** hasn't gone his way. Nothing works out perfectly. I find it amusing that some people just can't fathom why ISU is not dominate in every sport. Honestly, get a grip.



  11. #11
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 61,348, Level: 76
    Level completed: 82%, Points required for next Level: 302
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Nov 2008
    Posts
    3,974
    Points
    61,348
    Level
    76
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 72
    Given: 4

    Re: When will we blame Pollard?

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonefan1983 View Post
    One good hire to date and that was Rhoads...
    Most of his hires had bailed out on him or have failed so far except for Rhoads...
    HAHAHAAHAH.....you forgot the jimlad. Seriously good stuff man, I needed that laugh this morning.



  12. #12
    Pro
    Points: 53,544, Level: 71
    Level completed: 67%, Points required for next Level: 506
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    jtdoyle1's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Ankeny, IA
    Posts
    2,210
    Points
    53,544
    Level
    71
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 144
    Given: 9

    Re: When will we blame Pollard?

    Yeah, Pollard needs to play better defense and hit his free throws!!!



  13. #13
    Facebook Knows All
    Points: 271,396, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 17.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    cycloneworld's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    NE Oklahoma
    Posts
    16,693
    Points
    271,396
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 547
    Given: 299

    Re: When will we blame Pollard?

    I love the meltdowns after losses...it really exposes people.

    What are you, 15 years old?



  14. #14
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 137,676, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 26.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    isulive2train's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    Ciclón Nación
    Posts
    4,388
    Points
    137,676
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 582
    Given: 258

    Re: When will we blame Pollard?

    Sky is falling? Ok, run and hide.



  15. #15
    Addict
    Points: 163,923, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsCreated Album picturesVeteran
    CtownCyclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Houston
    Posts
    8,812
    Points
    163,923
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 145
    Given: 92

    Re: When will we blame Pollard?

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonefan1983 View Post
    One good hire to date and that was Rhoads...
    Most of his hires had bailed out on him or have failed so far except for Rhoads...
    I agree with you on everything except the fact that Rhoads was a good hire. He'll get snapped up/bail out on us pretty quickly here, and then we'll be down in the toilet in everything again. And how could Pollard let Geoffrey just up and leave? He's a terrible AD, and I think we need to forcibly eject him from this job. I think I have Bruce Van Develde's and Martin Jishke's contact information around here somewhere, so we can get them back ASAP.

    ()



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: Fox Sports Net
  • BASKETBALL: Iowa State vs. Alabama
  • November 24, 2014
  • 08:30 PM