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    ISU predicted to finish 11th in Big XII

    KUsports.com - KU tops Big 12 preseason men's hoops poll

    Do you really think we'll be that far back?



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    Re: ISU predicted to finish 11th in Big XII

    well lets see... NO...

    wish they would have picked us last tho..
    last time they did that..

    we won the big 12..


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    Re: ISU predicted to finish 11th in Big XII

    I see us finishing somewhere in that 7th-10th range. Too many new additions and lack of backcourt depth. I think we win a game or two more than last year because we should do well in the nonconference record wise, but we have our hands full in the Big 12.



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    Re: ISU predicted to finish 11th in Big XII

    We will be better than Nebraska.


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    Re: ISU predicted to finish 11th in Big XII

    Way I see it, we are almost a complete unknown this preseason. They don't have much choice but to pick us last nor near last.



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    Re: ISU predicted to finish 11th in Big XII

    Quote Originally Posted by benjay View Post
    Way I see it, we are almost a complete unknown this preseason. They don't have much choice but to pick us last nor near last.
    Agreed and they know we lost Taylor, who on paper was either our best player or easily second best. I'd have a hard time predicting us much better if I was in charge of doing so. I think we are better than Nebraska and Colorado, but outside of that who knows. We could be better than Ok State, Baylor, and maybe OU. There's a lot of unknown about the Big 12 this year.



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    Re: ISU predicted to finish 11th in Big XII

    All I know, is that we will be better when we play Kansas. I >almost< like watching jayhawkfan as much as I like seeing hawkfan getting crushed.

    Shriek "rotten jock, jayhawk!" in my ear for 3 hours continuously, will you?!



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    Re: ISU predicted to finish 11th in Big XII

    I think the pre-season stuff is accurate. We have a lot of unknowns, especially in our backcourt, I expect us to be very competitive and fun to watch just like last season.


    Go Cyclones!!

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    Re: ISU predicted to finish 11th in Big XII

    Pre-season polls mean absolutely NOTHING, just a chance to sell magazines and internet subsciptions



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    Re: ISU predicted to finish 11th in Big XII

    Yeah, in no way do I see us finishing 11th in the Big 12 this year... I think we could definitely be middle of the pack. Sure, we lost some proven production in Taylor, and we're real young, but the guys we have are certainly talented.



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    Re: ISU predicted to finish 11th in Big XII

    11th seems about right...



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    Re: ISU predicted to finish 11th in Big XII

    Quote Originally Posted by Bryceman View Post
    We will be better than Nebraska.
    Thats not saying much bryce...Dowling high school could beat nebraska on most nites...hellsbells me and four guys picked up off the street could give nebraska a game most nites as bad as the fuskers play b-ball!!!!



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    Re: ISU predicted to finish 11th in Big XII

    "We're going to be #1 in the Big XII almost every year.
    We're Kansas.......the others are not."

    Oy.


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    Re: ISU predicted to finish 11th in Big XII

    We did much better than predicted last year and I expect the same will happen this year.



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