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    3 Seed w Hoiberg

    I know I give people **** around here and what not, but what ISU is doing in basketball is something special. Fred Hoiberg - that guy is like-able. And I don't mean from a fan perspective. I mean, you fans love him - hell, I love the guy, but I'm talking players. They LOVE him. Good. He is awesome.

    Good job beating Baylor. Didn't get to watch the game. I know I'm supposed to hate ISU but I find myself cheering for them and after all they are in a different conference so I really don't care. Go win the B12 tourney and make a run in the tourney. I'm rooting for you. Fun team to watch.

    I'm gonna go throw up now.


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    Re: 3 Seed w Hoiberg

    Thanks, very well said.



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    Re: 3 Seed w Hoiberg

    Quote Originally Posted by Hawkeye11en1 View Post
    I'm gonna go throw up now.
    I think this seals the Fred vs Fran debate I can't imagine ever rooting for Fran. Likeable vs whiny.



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    Re: 3 Seed w Hoiberg

    Ellen, why won't you admit you're a Cyclone fan already


    In all seriousness, very well put.


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    I agree. We didn't choose Iowa State because it is easy. We chose Iowa State because it is awesome.
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    So frickin jealous of what they have in Ames. It's truly amazing what Fred has done coming in with 0 coaching experience.

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    Re: 3 Seed w Hoiberg

    Quote Originally Posted by Hawkeye11en1 View Post
    I know I give people **** around here and what not, but what ISU is doing in basketball is something special. Fred Hoiberg - that guy is like-able. And I don't mean from a fan perspective. I mean, you fans love him - hell, I love the guy, but I'm talking players. They LOVE him. Good. He is awesome.

    Good job beating Baylor. Didn't get to watch the game. I know I'm supposed to hate ISU but I find myself cheering for them and after all they are in a different conference so I really don't care. Go win the B12 tourney and make a run in the tourney. I'm rooting for you. Fun team to watch.

    I'm gonna go throw up now.
    Thank you. I know that's hard for you...



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    Re: 3 Seed w Hoiberg

    WHAT? How could you say "no" to this face?


























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    Quote Originally Posted by GrindingAway View Post
    I think this seals the Fred vs Fran debate I can't imagine ever rooting for Fran. Likeable vs whiny.
    While I don't think it's fair to compare the two because Fred played at ISU and IMO was the perfect hire, I think Fran is awesome. He gives Iowa someone who cares. I love watching Iowa basketball, and Fran is making it fun again. You say he whines, I say he cares. It's a difference of opinion, but we aren't talking Iowa here. We are talking ISU.

    Fred Hoiberg is a cool dude.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Hawkeye11en1 View Post
    While I don't think it's fair to compare the two because Fred played at ISU and IMO was the perfect hire, I think Fran is awesome. He gives Iowa someone who cares. I love watching Iowa basketball, and Fran is making it fun again. You say he whines, I say he cares. It's a difference of opinion, but we aren't talking Iowa here. We are talking ISU.

    Fred Hoiberg is a cool dude.
    I think this goes without saying.



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    Re: 3 Seed w Hoiberg

    Fran obviously has Iowa heading in the right direction. I've tried, at times, to root for them. It's very difficult.



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    Re: 3 Seed w Hoiberg

    Quote Originally Posted by Die4Cy View Post
    I think this goes without saying.
    Well I think I'm a cool dude, but I told my wife that last night and she didn't agree. So who gawd damn knows anymore?


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    Quote Originally Posted by Hawkeye11en1 View Post
    While I don't think it's fair to compare the two because Fred played at ISU and IMO was the perfect hire, I think Fran is awesome. He gives Iowa someone who cares. I love watching Iowa basketball, and Fran is making it fun again. You say he whines, I say he cares. It's a difference of opinion, but we aren't talking Iowa here. We are talking ISU.

    Fred Hoiberg is a cool dude.
    I suppose some would have mistaken Johnny Orr's passion for 'whining' (back in the day) when he was building a program at ISU. Fran's just forging a new culture at Iowa and there's nothing wrong with that. I sincerely hope Fran gets it turned around and maybe in the future this state can have four solid BB programs and the mythical state championship will really means something.



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    Re: 3 Seed w Hoiberg

    Yeah, it only took Fred two years to do what McDoormat would never have done at ISU. I have to admit I was a little concerned about how much coaching experience we had coming in to the season and was pretty down after the Drake debacle. I would love to have that game back now, but regardless, we're going to be dancing and possibly looking at a #6 seed with a win in K.C.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonepride View Post
    Fran obviously has Iowa heading in the right direction. I've tried, at times, to root for them. It's very difficult.
    Well if you'd get out of that pineapple under the sea it would make the viewing much easier!!!


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    Re: 3 Seed w Hoiberg

    Quote Originally Posted by Hawkeye11en1 View Post
    While I don't think it's fair to compare the two because Fred played at ISU and IMO was the perfect hire, I think Fran is awesome. He gives Iowa someone who cares. I love watching Iowa basketball, and Fran is making it fun again. You say he whines, I say he cares. It's a difference of opinion, but we aren't talking Iowa here. We are talking ISU.

    Fred Hoiberg is a cool dude.
    I actually like Fran and his passion. Who wouldn't want that for their team. He did something NO ONE has been able to do and make a game vs Wisconsin enjoyable to watch. Usually it's more exciting to watch paint dry.



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    Re: 3 Seed w Hoiberg

    Quote Originally Posted by Hawkeye11en1 View Post
    While I don't think it's fair to compare the two because Fred played at ISU and IMO was the perfect hire, I think Fran is awesome. He gives Iowa someone who cares. I love watching Iowa basketball, and Fran is being made fun of again. You say he whines, I say he cares. It's a difference of opinion, but we aren't talking Iowa here. We are talking ISU.

    Fred Hoiberg is a cool dude.
    Fixed it for you.


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