Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 17
  1. #1
    Legend
    Points: 217,853, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Posts
    10,287
    Points
    217,853
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 232
    Given: 295

    Providence win is getting bigger

    they beat Louisville last night and are starting to look like a team that could do some damage. Glad we beat them.


    Nobody but HB knows for sure. You pretty much know nothing....like Knownothing would like to say.
    Word

  2. #2
    Speechless
    Points: 559,927, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 16.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsOverdriveVeteranRecommendation Second Class
    ISUAgronomist's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    Back in Iowa!!!!!!!!
    Posts
    21,319
    Points
    559,927
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 179
    Given: 100

    Re: Providence win is getting bigger

    They gave Louisville a beatdown yesterday (90-59)




  3. #3
    Legend
    Points: 427,040, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 43.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsOverdriveVeteran
    State43's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Location
    Omaha, NE
    Posts
    10,753
    Points
    427,040
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 186
    Given: 155

    Re: Providence win is getting bigger

    Wow! Providence didn't seem that good.



  4. #4
    Addict
    Points: 154,445, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 34.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Clonefan32's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2008
    Posts
    8,670
    Points
    154,445
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 556
    Given: 7

    Re: Providence win is getting bigger

    They have a really bright future too-- their coach is doing a great job recruiting.



  5. #5
    Prospect
    Points: 6,341, Level: 23
    Level completed: 59%, Points required for next Level: 209
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Posts
    63
    Points
    6,341
    Level
    23
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Providence win is getting bigger

    Ed Cooley, a Al Skinner disciple ... was great at Fairfield the past 5 seasons and he's a great fit for the Providence program (sorry Keno). But, yes definitely the win against them in Padre will continue to look better, this team will do some damage in the Big East this year.



  6. #6
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 38,062, Level: 60
    Level completed: 18%, Points required for next Level: 988
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    Altoona
    Posts
    3,779
    Points
    38,062
    Level
    60
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2
    Given: 0

    Re: Providence win is getting bigger

    Hopefully they do some damage in the Big East, but they're only 1-4 right now. Tough schedule though.



  7. #7
    Starter
    Points: 28,092, Level: 51
    Level completed: 50%, Points required for next Level: 558
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    25000 Experience Points1 year registered
    LegendofRodA's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    971
    Points
    28,092
    Level
    51
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 5
    Given: 9

    Re: Providence win is getting bigger

    Not trying to rain on anyone's parade here but...
    I don't see Providence being much of a factor in the Big East this year. While I like to see teams that we beat in the non-con go on to win in their respective conferences, this is more similar to Iowa beating Wisky than anything else. We need to just worry about the teams on ISU's schedule so we can make our case for the dance. (that's right I said dance, aka the big dance)

    Also are the wheels falling off in L'ville? Another classic Pitino meltdown.



  8. #8
    Starter
    Points: 9,919, Level: 29
    Level completed: 95%, Points required for next Level: 31
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    5000 Experience PointsVeteran
    CycloneJames's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    757
    Points
    9,919
    Level
    29
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 4
    Given: 19

    Re: Providence win is getting bigger

    Quote Originally Posted by LegendofRodA View Post
    Not trying to rain on anyone's parade here but...
    I don't see Providence being much of a factor in the Big East this year. While I like to see teams that we beat in the non-con go on to win in their respective conferences, this is more similar to Iowa beating Wisky than anything else. We need to just worry about the teams on ISU's schedule so we can make our case for the dance. (that's right I said dance, aka the big dance)

    Also are the wheels falling off in L'ville? Another classic Pitino meltdown.
    Louisville seems to be falling apart, but who have they really beaten this year? Vandy hasn't been the team people thought they would be. Memphis is talented, but isn't the team they have been in recent years. Providence's losses are to St Johns, Georgetown, Syracuse, Seton Hall, ISU, and UNI. St Johns might be the worst team in there, and they have quite a bit of talent. They were projected to be at or near the bottom of the Big East, so any wins they get are gravy for us. It would be nice if they could finish in the middle of the BE and make our win against them look pretty decent.



  9. #9
    Just Win Baby
    Points: 302,578, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Clones85''s Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Posts
    13,339
    Points
    302,578
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3
    Given: 0

    Re: Providence win is getting bigger

    Big win for them but they will probably finish in the bottom 3 of the Big East this year.

    Next year they have a top 5 class coming in....somehow. They will be really good in 2 years



  10. #10
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 62,622, Level: 77
    Level completed: 61%, Points required for next Level: 628
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Ficklone02's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    City by the Bay
    Posts
    3,907
    Points
    62,622
    Level
    77
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3
    Given: 11

    Re: Providence win is getting bigger

    Great win, but still 1-4 in the Big East.



  11. #11
    Legend
    Points: 153,139, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 99.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Aug 2008
    Location
    Here nor there
    Posts
    10,881
    Points
    153,139
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 389
    Given: 473

    Re: Providence win is getting bigger

    Quote Originally Posted by Ficklone02 View Post
    Great win, but still 1-4 in the Big East.
    Plus, we played them without Batts, who had 27 and 10 last night.



  12. #12
    Addict
    Points: 82,670, Level: 89
    Level completed: 40%, Points required for next Level: 1,080
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    CYVADER's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Location
    Cornfields
    Posts
    5,231
    Points
    82,670
    Level
    89
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 11
    Given: 5

    Re: Providence win is getting bigger

    Quote Originally Posted by swarthmoreCY View Post
    Plus, we played them without Batts, who had 27 and 10 last night.
    that doesn't factor into anything when you are looking at a resume for the dance though.



  13. #13
    Addict
    Points: 84,034, Level: 90
    Level completed: 16%, Points required for next Level: 1,516
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    ripvdub's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Sk-Ankeny
    Posts
    6,774
    Points
    84,034
    Level
    90
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 32
    Given: 137

    Re: Providence win is getting bigger

    Prov. win over UL= Iowa win over Wisc.


    #BEATIOWA

  14. #14
    Pro
    Points: 25,152, Level: 48
    Level completed: 61%, Points required for next Level: 398
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    southern iowa
    Posts
    2,587
    Points
    25,152
    Level
    48
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 34
    Given: 89

    Re: Providence win is getting bigger

    They led Syracuse for quite a bit of the game earlier in conference play, they seem to be playing much better.


    Go Cyclones!!

  15. #15
    Addict
    Points: 113,613, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 12.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    madcityCY's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Location
    Madison, WI
    Posts
    5,762
    Points
    113,613
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 94
    Given: 169

    Re: Providence win is getting bigger

    Cooley is going to get that program rolling. He is recruiting a lot of the same NE players that we are. They seem to hold their own (from what I see) recruiting against the likes of Syracuse, UConn, St. Johns, etc - including the likes of Noel and Seldon. I've had my eye on that program since he was hired. Will continue to follow what goes on there.



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 1
  • Iowa State vs. Kansas State
  • September 6, 2014
  • 11:00 AM