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    Great Article re: Game

    Once again, CR Gazette with the best article.

    Right out of the gate, Cyclones streaked past UConn | TheGazette


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    Re: Great Article re: Game

    Excellent article.


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    Re: Great Article re: Game

    Was surprised at the coverage from the gazette... in the post game press conf, mike hlaas had a pretty good question.



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    Re: Great Article re: Game

    I love how they say that White swishing free throws is like taunting



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    Re: Great Article re: Game

    They mentioned it in the article, but I'll mention it again. Chris Allen's twisting, mid-air jump shot was one of the coolest shots I've seen us make all season. I don't think anyone in the building expected him to do that. And he just calmly nailed it.


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    Re: Great Article re: Game

    Great article. Glad to see that they didn't get copy the AP storyline. They did a nice job putting together a story that was well written and unique.



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    Re: Great Article re: Game

    Love the article. It is a fun time to be a Cyclone basketball fan no matter what happens on Saturday.


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    Re: Great Article re: Game

    "Palo’s circus shot gave ISU a 61-52 edge with 5:45 left. I didn’t hear the telecast of the game, but doubt color commentator Bill Raftery gave it his famous “dagger” term. But psychically, it turned out to be just that. UConn had played good defense on that Iowa State possession, but Palo found a way to do something better."

    Funny thing is, he did call that Palo shot the dagger.



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    Re: Great Article re: Game

    Quote Originally Posted by zumbro clones View Post
    Great article. Glad to see that they didn't get copy the AP storyline. They did a nice job putting together a story that was well written and unique.
    Yea weird hearing somebody talk about how well ISU played rather than how bad UCONN played. Cuz ya know, UCONN should win that game 9/10 times



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    Re: Great Article re: Game

    Mike Hlas is really a great sportswriter and I really enjoy his writing. Its too bad he doesn't get to cover ISU more often.



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    Re: Great Article re: Game

    Quote Originally Posted by Mr Janny View Post
    They mentioned it in the article, but I'll mention it again. Chris Allen's twisting, mid-air jump shot was one of the coolest shots I've seen us make all season. I don't think anyone in the building expected him to do that. And he just calmly nailed it.
    Gotta agree with that. I did not expect him to finish. I haven't been a huge CA fan this year, he seems to force so much. He stepped up big last night. Most impressed that he played good D. When Scotty was getting burned on D and we couldn't keep him on the floor, CA gave us the scoring we had to have. Great game on his part.



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