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    Traveling to Texas in 4 days had to be an issue

    I was worried going into the game against Texas that ISU might have dead legs after traveling to Texas in 4 days..



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    Re: Traveling to Texas in 4 days had to be an issue

    Tell me another cool story, Bro.



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    Re: Traveling to Texas in 4 days had to be an issue

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonefan1983 View Post
    I was worried going into the game against Texas that ISU might have dead legs after traveling to Texas in 4 days..
    I don't think it helps at all, but I wouldn't single this out as the reason they lost. I brought this up today... http://www.cyclonefanatic.com/forum/...cheduling.html

    The Big 12 needs to a better job of scheduling as it relates to these type of road trips.



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    Re: Traveling to Texas in 4 days had to be an issue

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    Tell me another cool story, Bro.
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    Re: Traveling to Texas in 4 days had to be an issue

    It certainly didn't help. On the flip side we need to be tough enough to battle through it.


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    Re: Traveling to Texas in 4 days had to be an issue

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonefan1983 View Post
    I was worried going into the game against Texas that ISU might have dead legs after traveling to Texas in 4 days..
    I'd file this under "E". For excuse.
    Right next to "Chris Allen is playing out of position".


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    Re: Traveling to Texas in 4 days had to be an issue

    It may be an issue. How many Texas fans had smart phones? Evidently not very many.



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    Re: Traveling to Texas in 4 days had to be an issue

    Quote Originally Posted by CyclonePride
    How many Texas fans had smart phones? Evidently not very many.
    Question: How many Texas Fans had the LHN on their smart phone?



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    Re: Traveling to Texas in 4 days had to be an issue

    Agree it didn't help, but as I understand it, the team charters a plane for both Texas trips. The streamlines travel and should negate any of the lethargy that extended, commercial flying with connections, etc.



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    Re: Traveling to Texas in 4 days had to be an issue

    Why didnt they just stay in Texas?


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    Re: Traveling to Texas in 4 days had to be an issue

    Quote Originally Posted by kingcy View Post
    Why didnt they just stay in Texas?
    The team got to spend 2 nights in their own beds between the games. Wanted to keep them in as normal of a routine as possible. Remember what happened last year between the Okie State game and Missouri game when we didn't come home in between?



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    Re: Traveling to Texas in 4 days had to be an issue

    Quote Originally Posted by kingcy View Post
    Why didnt they just stay in Texas?
    Missing class and 2 or 3 more nights of hotel rooms I'd guess. The flight is what, an hour and a half? I can't imagine a short flight like that in the same time zone makes a real difference.



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    Re: Traveling to Texas in 4 days had to be an issue

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyhart View Post
    I'd file this under "E". For excuse.
    Right next to "Chris Allen is playing out of position".
    You missed a "D" for don't care.



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    Re: Traveling to Texas in 4 days had to be an issue

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonefan1983 View Post
    I was worried going into the game against Texas that ISU might have dead legs after traveling to Texas in 4 days..
    Did they walk to Texas both times?



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    Re: Traveling to Texas in 4 days had to be an issue

    travelling to Texas in 4 days makes the team play like this and were talking march madness as a possibility and you think 4 days is bad...man i hope not



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