Results 1 to 14 of 14
  1. #1
    Pro
    Points: 28,750, Level: 52
    Level completed: 10%, Points required for next Level: 1,000
    Overall activity: 31.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    3,022
    Points
    28,750
    Level
    52
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 153
    Given: 217

    Thank God for Tyrus...

    ... I was glad to hear Fred say that. The guy deserves more minutes, as him and BuBu are probably playing the best at the guard spots right now. Other than Royce, our transfers have to play as advertised. They are obviously not doing that so far.

    Go Tyrus!!


    Clone to the Bone with the up and coming IOWA STATE.

  2. #2
    Addict
    Points: 112,248, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    madcityCY's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Location
    Madison, WI
    Posts
    5,867
    Points
    112,248
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 162
    Given: 294

    Re: Thank God for Tyrus...

    Bubu and Tyrus play the hardest. They may not (but may not be far behind) have as much talent as the other guys, but at least you get a good effort - every time.



  3. #3
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 34,083, Level: 56
    Level completed: 87%, Points required for next Level: 167
    Overall activity: 46.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience PointsSocial
    cyclones12321's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    Newton Ia
    Posts
    3,762
    Points
    34,083
    Level
    56
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 345
    Given: 188

    Re: Thank God for Tyrus...

    Tyrus' steal n dunk at the end of ther game got the momentum in our favor and won it for us



  4. #4
    Legend
    Points: 190,277, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 52.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsOverdriveVeteranSocial
    State43's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Location
    Omaha, NE
    Posts
    11,770
    Points
    190,277
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 645
    Given: 386

    Re: Thank God for Tyrus...

    Thats not completely fair. I agree on Tyrus and Bubu, but Babb's been playing good too. Allen's game play is bipolar at best, scotty is great at SG but his defense kinda sucks. Ejim's good good defense but his offense has taken a vacation this season.



  5. #5
    Pro
    Points: 40,106, Level: 61
    Level completed: 82%, Points required for next Level: 244
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    Cyhart's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    2,927
    Points
    40,106
    Level
    61
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 95
    Given: 11

    Re: Thank God for Tyrus...

    I realized early on in the season that Tyrus was going to be my favorite player this year.
    So far that realization has been substantiated.


    "Yeah, well, you know, that's just, like, your opinion man"

  6. #6
    All-Star
    Points: 36,796, Level: 59
    Level completed: 13%, Points required for next Level: 1,054
    Overall activity: 34.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    Psiclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Corvallis, OR
    Posts
    1,918
    Points
    36,796
    Level
    59
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 226
    Given: 279

    Re: Thank God for Tyrus...

    [QUOTE=madcityCY;2578483]Bubu and Tyrus play the hardest. They may not (but may not be far behind) have as much talent as the other guys, but at least you get a good effort - every time.[/
    QUOTE]
    I have posted before he should start because of his defensive intensity.
    Scotty would be just as good coming off the bench.
    It's important to set the tone at the start of each half.


    "Of course the people don't want war ... the people can always be brought to do the bidding of the leaders. All you have to do is tell them they are being attacked, and denounce the pacifists for lack of patriotism and exposing the country to greater danger."
    -- Herman Goering at the Nuremberg trials

  7. #7
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 53,322, Level: 71
    Level completed: 52%, Points required for next Level: 728
    Overall activity: 34.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Posts
    4,321
    Points
    53,322
    Level
    71
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 179
    Given: 44

    Re: Thank God for Tyrus...

    I love BuBu's effort but the fact that he's probably our best point guard tells it all about this team. He does hustle and push the ball, but because he's got a weak left hand he can't create or run the offense efficiently. Once he gets pressured by good Big 12 point guards I'm afraid it will only look worse. Going into the year I was hoping that between Scotty, Allen and Sledge we would have decent point guard play, but that hasn't happened. This team badly needs a Big 12 caliber point guard, and I don't think we have one.



  8. #8
    Pro
    Points: 72,800, Level: 83
    Level completed: 80%, Points required for next Level: 350
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    SNEDDS3's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    Cedar Rapids, IA
    Posts
    2,645
    Points
    72,800
    Level
    83
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 287
    Given: 165

    Re: Thank God for Tyrus...

    Ejim has yet to show me much....period.


    *Rest in peace corn dog chick

    "what you dont know is that treehouse masters is just mansions for WVU fans"


    CF Fantasy Football Champ 2013


  9. #9
    Prospect
    Points: 3,106, Level: 16
    Level completed: 14%, Points required for next Level: 344
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    1000 Experience PointsVeteran

    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Posts
    20
    Points
    3,106
    Level
    16
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Thank God for Tyrus...

    Quote Originally Posted by madcityCY View Post
    Bubu and Tyrus play the hardest. They may not (but may not be far behind) have as much talent as the other guys, but at least you get a good effort - every time.

    Can Tyrus play point?



  10. #10
    Speechless
    Points: 419,948, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 24.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialOverdriveVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Wesley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    62,905
    Points
    419,948
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,155
    Given: 814

    Re: Thank God for Tyrus...

    You can rank the players in tier order of how you see their play so far


    Let my Fred's Posse Ride: Georges, 3sus Naz, Dustin, Bryce, Abdel, Monte, Matt, and Jameel.

  11. #11
    Speechless
    Points: 267,593, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 32.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    16,521
    Points
    267,593
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,066
    Given: 916

    Re: Thank God for Tyrus...

    Quote Originally Posted by ckestner View Post
    Can Tyrus play point?
    Nope



  12. #12
    Addict
    Points: 136,735, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    herbicide's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Ankeny, IA
    Posts
    8,639
    Points
    136,735
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Thank God for Tyrus...

    I remember a few games back John or Eric mentioning that Tyrus plays so hard it limits him to a max of about 20 minutes per game. I can believe that.



  13. #13
    Pro
    Points: 41,285, Level: 62
    Level completed: 72%, Points required for next Level: 365
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    25000 Experience PointsVeteran
    MaccloNe's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Posts
    3,278
    Points
    41,285
    Level
    62
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 295
    Given: 27

    Re: Thank God for Tyrus...

    Ejim has really bad hands. He would get at least six more points a game if he could just catch the ball. Was he like that last year?



  14. #14
    Speechless
    Points: 419,948, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 24.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialOverdriveVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Wesley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    62,905
    Points
    419,948
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,155
    Given: 814

    Re: Thank God for Tyrus...

    Tyrus had more fieldgoals (5-6) than the 3 Chrises (4-18) put together in the game.


    Last edited by Wesley; 12-18-2011 at 10:42 PM.
    Let my Fred's Posse Ride: Georges, 3sus Naz, Dustin, Bryce, Abdel, Monte, Matt, and Jameel.

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: ESPN
  • Iowa State vs. Oklahoma
  • March 2, 2015
  • 08:00 PM