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    All 4 Iowa Teams make Post Season

    Well it appears NCAA basketball is slowly becoming more like football where everybody with a .500 record gets in.

    This year we have....
    68 NCAA teams ( Iowa State ),
    32 NIT teams ( UNI, Iowa ),
    16 CBI teams ( including Pitt, Washington State, Oregon State and TCU )
    32 CIT teams ( Drake )

    That's 148 teams in the post season



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    Re: All 4 Iowa Teams make Post Season

    Quote Originally Posted by AnotherMNClone View Post
    Well it appears NCAA basketball is slowly becoming more like football where everybody with a .500 record gets in.

    This year we have....
    68 NCAA teams ( Iowa State ),
    32 NIT teams ( UNI, Iowa ),
    16 CBI teams ( including Pitt, Washington State, Oregon State and TCU )
    32 CIT teams ( Drake )

    That's 148 teams in the post season
    ya but only 68 teams "really" made it



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    Re: All 4 Iowa Teams make Post Season

    Nobody really pays attention to the non-NCAA tourneys.




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    Re: All 4 Iowa Teams make Post Season

    Quote Originally Posted by hawkeyeh8r View Post
    ya but only 68 teams "really" made it
    Do the teams not in the BCS bowls "really" make it?



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    Re: All 4 Iowa Teams make Post Season

    Quote Originally Posted by AnotherMNClone View Post
    Do the teams not in the BCS bowls "really" make it?
    The Elite 8 is about the equivalent to your BCS bowls.


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    Re: All 4 Iowa Teams make Post Season

    Quote Originally Posted by AnotherMNClone View Post
    Do the teams not in the BCS bowls "really" make it?
    Not comparable.



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    Re: All 4 Iowa Teams make Post Season

    So 58 % of football teams "really" make the post season but only 20% of basketball teams "really" make the post season?



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    Re: All 4 Iowa Teams make Post Season

    Quote Originally Posted by AnotherMNClone View Post
    So 58 % of football teams "really" make the post season but only 20% of basketball teams "really" make the post season?
    Define postseason? 68 basketball teams get a shot to play for a national championship compared to 2 football teams.



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    Re: All 4 Iowa Teams make Post Season

    Quote Originally Posted by Hawkeye11en1 View Post
    The Elite 8 is about the equivalent to your BCS bowls.
    bout time we got recognition for beating okie st.


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    Re: All 4 Iowa Teams make Post Season

    Quote Originally Posted by IHavNoCyCash View Post
    bout time we got recognition for beating okie st.
    Ya know, I'm still trying to figure out your avatar. What the hell is Cy doing?


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    he has cash in his hand..wanted to make it look like he's throwing it but I failed.


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    Re: All 4 Iowa Teams make Post Season

    I count the NIT as making the post-season.

    The CIT/CBI doesn't count. If you have to pay to play in a generic tournament with almost zero media coverage you didn't "make" anything.

    At least the Hawks are playing on ESPN tonight. That's respectable.



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    Re: All 4 Iowa Teams make Post Season

    Quote Originally Posted by Drive4cy View Post
    I count the NIT as making the post-season.

    The CIT/CBI doesn't count. If you have to pay to play in a generic tournament with almost zero media coverage you didn't "make" anything.

    At least the Hawks are playing on ESPN tonight. That's respectable.
    Agreed with that. There's a reason a lot of teams wont even consider involvement with the CIT\CBI.



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    Re: All 4 Iowa Teams make Post Season

    Quote Originally Posted by AnotherMNClone View Post
    Well it appears NCAA basketball is slowly becoming more like football where everybody with a .500 record gets in.

    This year we have....
    68 NCAA teams ( Iowa State ),
    32 NIT teams ( UNI, Iowa ),
    16 CBI teams ( including Pitt, Washington State, Oregon State and TCU )
    32 CIT teams ( Drake )

    That's 148 teams in the post season
    It's to the point where if a college basketball team doesn't make it to any form of post season play (or at least be offered the opportunity), it was a pretty sad year for those teams.




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    Re: All 4 Iowa Teams make Post Season

    Quote Originally Posted by AnotherMNClone View Post
    Well it appears NCAA basketball is slowly becoming more like football where everybody with a .500 record gets in.

    This year we have....
    68 NCAA teams ( Iowa State ),
    32 NIT teams ( UNI, Iowa ),
    16 CBI teams ( including Pitt, Washington State, Oregon State and TCU )
    32 CIT teams ( Drake )

    That's 148 teams in the post season

    Major fail unlike FB where 70 of 120 teams make a bowl in BB there are over 300 D 1 teams


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