Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 37
  1. #1
    Addict
    Points: 100,170, Level: 98
    Level completed: 56%, Points required for next Level: 880
    Overall activity: 30.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    JP4CY's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Sommerset
    Posts
    6,569
    Points
    100,170
    Level
    98
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 517
    Given: 215

    Any halftime Air Elite effect on ISU's rims?

    I was wondering while it was happening during halftime. The Air Elite guys were dunking on the rim that ISU was going to shoot at in the 2nd half. I questioned if it should have been done on Mizzou's side to my wife.
    I know the rims are probably pretty sturdy, and well made. Minus the Royce White air ball free throws, could it have affected the rim at all?
    I know its a long shot, just wondered about it last night.



  2. #2
    Speechless
    Points: 227,057, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 23.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience PointsCreated Album pictures
    Clones21's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    17,558
    Points
    227,057
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3
    Given: 0

    Re: Any halftime Air Elite effect on ISU's rims?

    Interesting theory....


    "Winning isn't everything, it's the only thing."

  3. #3
    Speechless
    Points: 406,109, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 74.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialOverdriveVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Wesley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    60,546
    Points
    406,109
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 796
    Given: 526

    Re: Any halftime Air Elite effect on ISU's rims?

    Good question. Get the engineers out there to evaluate as a class project.


    Let my Fred's Posse Ride: Georges, Naz, Hogue, Bryce, Nader, Monte, Matt, and McKay.

  4. #4
    Legend
    Points: 167,843, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 25.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    The_Architect's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Focus Town
    Posts
    11,772
    Points
    167,843
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 409
    Given: 1,735

    Re: Any halftime Air Elite effect on ISU's rims?



    While on live TV, Ford used a vulgar term to describe a private part of the female anatomy, adding that he was “happily married” and “got more than enough to eat at home.”

  5. #5
    Speechless
    Points: 649,188, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 15.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranOverdrive
    3TrueFans's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    24,862
    Points
    649,188
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,380
    Given: 266

    Re: Any halftime Air Elite effect on ISU's rims?




  6. #6
    Addict
    Points: 100,170, Level: 98
    Level completed: 56%, Points required for next Level: 880
    Overall activity: 30.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    JP4CY's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Sommerset
    Posts
    6,569
    Points
    100,170
    Level
    98
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 517
    Given: 215

    Re: Any halftime Air Elite effect on ISU's rims?

    Quote Originally Posted by The_Architect View Post
    Yes, I've been on here for years and have thousands of posts for: trolling reasons.



  7. #7
    Addict
    Points: 126,837, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 10.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    tim_redd's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    7,471
    Points
    126,837
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 150
    Given: 76

    Re: Any halftime Air Elite effect on ISU's rims?

    They barely even touched the rims. They mostly did the Blake griffin throw the ball through the rim.



  8. #8
    Addict
    Points: 100,170, Level: 98
    Level completed: 56%, Points required for next Level: 880
    Overall activity: 30.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    JP4CY's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Sommerset
    Posts
    6,569
    Points
    100,170
    Level
    98
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 517
    Given: 215

    Re: Any halftime Air Elite effect on ISU's rims?

    Quote Originally Posted by tim_redd View Post
    They barely even touched the rims. They mostly did the Blake griffin throw the ball through the rim.
    OK. Thanks for some real feedback.



  9. #9
    Addict
    Points: 167,955, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 21.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Stewo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    7,162
    Points
    167,955
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 372
    Given: 96

    Re: Any halftime Air Elite effect on ISU's rims?

    They were dunking, not launching rockets at it.



  10. #10
    Addict
    Points: 100,170, Level: 98
    Level completed: 56%, Points required for next Level: 880
    Overall activity: 30.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    JP4CY's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Sommerset
    Posts
    6,569
    Points
    100,170
    Level
    98
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 517
    Given: 215

    Re: Any halftime Air Elite effect on ISU's rims?

    Quote Originally Posted by Stewo View Post
    They were dunking, not launching rockets at it.
    Backboards have broken before, supports have come down before, but thanks captain obvious. Apparently dunking can have no affect on rims according to you.



  11. #11
    Speechless
    Points: 277,452, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 33.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    chuckd4735's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Ankeny, Iowa
    Posts
    15,194
    Points
    277,452
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,152
    Given: 224

    Re: Any halftime Air Elite effect on ISU's rims?

    No.

    By the way, that was one of the better halftime shows in awhile, maybe because we have not THE EXACT SAME THING every year for the past 5 years.



  12. #12
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 72,429, Level: 83
    Level completed: 58%, Points required for next Level: 721
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    cyfan964's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    4 blocks from the Jack
    Posts
    4,589
    Points
    72,429
    Level
    83
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 105
    Given: 230

    Re: Any halftime Air Elite effect on ISU's rims?

    Shaquille O'neal dunked on rims and they played with the same ones the rest of the game...... That is far more than 150lb Air Elite guys.



  13. #13
    Pro
    Points: 60,199, Level: 76
    Level completed: 10%, Points required for next Level: 1,451
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    thatguy's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2009
    Location
    DENVER
    Posts
    3,301
    Points
    60,199
    Level
    76
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 13
    Given: 0

    Re: Any halftime Air Elite effect on ISU's rims?

    Quote Originally Posted by JP4CY View Post
    I was wondering while it was happening during halftime. The Air Elite guys were dunking on the rim that ISU was going to shoot at in the 2nd half. I questioned if it should have been done on Mizzou's side to my wife.
    I know the rims are probably pretty sturdy, and well made. Minus the Royce White air ball free throws, could it have affected the rim at all?
    I know its a long shot, just wondered about it last night.
    For real?

    I think the answer you are looking for is no.


    The one constant through all the years, Ray, has been baseball. America has rolled by like an army of steamrollers. It has been erased like a blackboard, rebuilt and erased again. But baseball has marked the time. This field, this game: it's a part of our past, Ray. It reminds of us of all that once was good and it could be again. Oh... people will come Ray. People will most definitely come.

  14. #14
    Addict
    Points: 100,170, Level: 98
    Level completed: 56%, Points required for next Level: 880
    Overall activity: 30.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    JP4CY's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Sommerset
    Posts
    6,569
    Points
    100,170
    Level
    98
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 517
    Given: 215

    Re: Any halftime Air Elite effect on ISU's rims?

    Quote Originally Posted by chuckd4735 View Post
    No.

    By the way, that was one of the better halftime shows in awhile, maybe because we have not THE EXACT SAME THING every year for the past 5 years.
    Yeah, the plate spinning panda lady, quick change, rubber boy, and the Fargo acrobatics team have become mainstays.



  15. #15
    Pro
    Points: 82,181, Level: 89
    Level completed: 13%, Points required for next Level: 1,569
    Overall activity: 11.0%
    Achievements:
    Your first GroupVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    khaal53's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    2,517
    Points
    82,181
    Level
    89
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 80
    Given: 1

    Re: Any halftime Air Elite effect on ISU's rims?

    No. Very, very, very, very slim chance.




    I'm on Twitter: @khaal53

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: FS1
  • FOOTBALL: Iowa State vs. West Virginia
  • November 29, 2014
  • 11:00 AM