Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 27

Thread: Korie Lucious

  1. #1
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 74,315, Level: 84
    Level completed: 69%, Points required for next Level: 535
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    peteypie's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2007
    Posts
    4,245
    Points
    74,315
    Level
    84
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 721
    Given: 1,025

    Korie Lucious

    I was interested to get a Spartan fan point of view on him. So here you go.

    Michigan State Spartans Forum - ESPN

    Kind of what I expected.



  2. #2
    Addict
    Points: 116,106, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 18.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2008
    Posts
    6,302
    Points
    116,106
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,007
    Given: 60

    Re: Korie Lucious

    I had heard from a few people back in the pre-season that this team was struggling to find a leader. I think you could see that in our November and December games. I was told that Korie was trying to become that vocal leader on the team, but it was hard because he was redshirting.

    Obviously Scotty and Royce and CA have grown into great leaders since then. But.....it makes me pretty happy that Korie tried to take that role on and I would think that would continue to next year.



  3. #3
    All-Star
    Points: 33,745, Level: 56
    Level completed: 58%, Points required for next Level: 505
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Dec 2007
    Posts
    1,738
    Points
    33,745
    Level
    56
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2
    Given: 1

    Re: Korie Lucious

    Thread titles like this one worry me until the page loads and I see it's something harmless /fridayconfession

    (except for when it's not-so-harmless)



  4. #4
    Speechless
    Points: 286,682, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Illinois
    Posts
    17,003
    Points
    286,682
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 488
    Given: 66

    Re: Korie Lucious

    Funny, Iowa fans were telling me earlier that he wasn't a true PG. Shows how much they know.



  5. #5
    All-Star
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Location
    Iowa City, IA
    Posts
    1,504
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Korie Lucious

    Yep. Seems about right. It'll be hard to know what to expect from him, but you'd think that he has the same motivation that Allen has this year. Get back to the dance and make a run. He'll only have 1 year, and hopefully he's improved (in terms of his questionable shooting %) with his year off.

    The thing that I'm worried about, and honestly kind of expect, is that he will struggle early. Allen, Booker, and White all struggled in the beginning of the year. What part of that was the layoff of not playing for a year, I don't know. But I think it was part of it. Luckily we have a lot of very good players coming back and we should be alright even if he does struggle early. It'll be nice to have a true PG again, though. I love Scotty and Allen, but there are just some things they can't do.



  6. #6
    Addict
    Points: 129,221, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    bringmagicback's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Location
    CF Resident Dog Lover
    Posts
    5,576
    Points
    129,221
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 407
    Given: 252

    Re: Korie Lucious

    Good post, I had wondered about this as well



  7. #7
    Addict
    Points: 69,651, Level: 81
    Level completed: 95%, Points required for next Level: 99
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    RustShack's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Adventureland
    Posts
    5,192
    Points
    69,651
    Level
    81
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 312
    Given: 0

    Re: Korie Lucious

    We shouldn't start out as slow since its only two transfers next year instead of four.


    Follow this guy on Twitter @Daddy_Rusty

  8. #8
    Legend
    Points: 169,634, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 23.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Aug 2008
    Location
    Here nor there
    Posts
    13,766
    Points
    169,634
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,151
    Given: 1,455

    Re: Korie Lucious

    Quote Originally Posted by RustShack View Post
    We shouldn't start out as slow since its only two transfers next year instead of four.
    Yep, plus we will not be figuring out who is pg.



  9. #9
    Addict
    Points: 104,520, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 22.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    acgclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2007
    Posts
    7,744
    Points
    104,520
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 809
    Given: 166

    Re: Korie Lucious

    Quote Originally Posted by RustShack View Post
    We shouldn't start out as slow since its only two transfers next year instead of four.
    Agreed. If we have Lucious, Babb, White, McGee, Clyburn, Ejim, Booker and Gibson all starting or in the rotation, I don't think you'll see as much ramp up time as we had this year. Really only Scotty and Ejim had prior playing experience with Hoiberg.

    Next year will be totally different.



  10. #10
    Speechless
    Points: 767,278, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 92.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    Cyclonepride's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    A pineapple under the sea
    Posts
    52,297
    Points
    767,278
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 4,173
    Given: 1,956

    Re: Korie Lucious

    Definitely could use a true point guard, and we have plenty of firepower around him, so not too concerned about his scoring. If he can hit the occasional jumper to keep the defense honest, or drive for a lay up now and then, sounds like a perfect compliment to what we have coming back.



  11. #11
    Addict
    Points: 197,579, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Dryburn's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    9,313
    Points
    197,579
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 389
    Given: 9

    Re: Korie Lucious

    It will be interesting to see what a year off does for both him and Clyburn. I also think it will be good to see how much a year with FH as his head coach may help Korie. We all remember how much DG seemed to improve between his 3rd and 4th years and I like to think at least part of that was due to FH's coaching and guidance, I'm also very excited to see Long play. I think he may surprise a lot on this board.



  12. #12
    Addict
    Points: 115,304, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    madcityCY's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Location
    Madison, WI
    Posts
    5,886
    Points
    115,304
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 172
    Given: 324

    Re: Korie Lucious

    Quote Originally Posted by Dryburn View Post
    It will be interesting to see what a year off does for both him and Clyburn. I also think it will be good to see how much a year with FH as his head coach may help Korie. We all remember how much DG seemed to improve between his 3rd and 4th years and I like to think at least part of that was due to FH's coaching and guidance, I'm also very excited to see Long play. I think he may surprise a lot on this board.
    For the most part, im unsure of the competition that he's been playing, but that game against Huntington Prep a week or two ago makes me think we might have really gotten a steal.

    Edit: Naz Long that is...


    Last edited by madcityCY; 03-02-2012 at 08:20 PM.

  13. #13
    Addict
    Points: 104,520, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 22.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    acgclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2007
    Posts
    7,744
    Points
    104,520
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 809
    Given: 166

    Re: Korie Lucious

    Quote Originally Posted by madcityCY View Post
    For the most part, im unsure of the competition that he's been playing, but that game against Huntington Prep a week or two ago makes me think we might have really gotten a steal.

    Edit: Naz Long that is...
    I'm also very excited for SDW. His highlight film makes it appear that he can shoot lights out.



  14. #14
    Pro
    Points: 82,132, Level: 89
    Level completed: 11%, Points required for next Level: 1,618
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    terryleebr's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    2,829
    Points
    82,132
    Level
    89
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 57
    Given: 24

    Re: Korie Lucious

    Quote Originally Posted by acgclone View Post
    Agreed. If we have Lucious, Babb, White, McGee, Clyburn, Ejim, Booker and Gibson all starting or in the rotation, I don't think you'll see as much ramp up time as we had this year. Really only Scotty and Ejim had prior playing experience with Hoiberg.

    Next year will be totally different.
    No Niang?



  15. #15
    Prospect
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Posts
    16
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Korie Lucious

    Quote Originally Posted by acgclone View Post
    Agreed. If we have Lucious, Babb, White, McGee, Clyburn, Ejim, Booker and Gibson all starting or in the rotation, I don't think you'll see as much ramp up time as we had this year. Really only Scotty and Ejim had prior playing experience with Hoiberg.

    Next year will be totally different.
    Ummm un less they changed the rule, only 5 players can start at any one time?!



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: TBD
  • FOOTBALL: Iowa State vs. UNI
  • August 29, 2015
  • 06:00 PM