Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 18
  1. #1
    Addict
    Points: 122,837, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 15.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranRecommendation Second Class

    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    Bondurant
    Posts
    7,347
    Points
    122,837
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 33
    Given: 10

    Better season/coaching job this season: Rhoads or Hoiberg?

    Rhoads beat the #2 and #17 teams in country, played in a bowl game but lost. Hoiberg knocks off Baylor and KU, wins ISUs first tournament game in years but was 1 and done in the Big 12 tournament which ultimately cost ISU an 8 seed. Both did great things but Rhoads did less with more IMO. But both programs are on the way up which is exciting.



  2. #2
    Speechless
    Points: 718,894, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 31.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    A pineapple under the sea
    Posts
    45,723
    Points
    718,894
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 491
    Given: 262

    Re: Better season/coaching job this season: Rhoads or Hoiberg?

    Impossible to compare. Coach Rhoads did an outstanding job from a larger disadvantage, but Freddie built a fantastic team from scratch in two years, which is absolutely unreal.



  3. #3
    Addict
    Points: 92,166, Level: 94
    Level completed: 49%, Points required for next Level: 984
    Overall activity: 25.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    acgclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2007
    Posts
    6,318
    Points
    92,166
    Level
    94
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 75
    Given: 12

    Re: Better season/coaching job this season: Rhoads or Hoiberg?

    Hoiberg. CPR's was in his 3rd season and finished relatively close to where he has all 3 seasons. Hoiberg finished in the top 3/4 of the B12, although the B12 was much stronger in FB than BB.

    Close call, but I'd say Hoiberg.



  4. #4
    Addict
    Points: 181,297, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 21.0%
    Achievements:
    VeteranSocial50000 Experience Points
    cowgirl836's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Madison, WI
    Posts
    8,989
    Points
    181,297
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 175
    Given: 194

    Re: Better season/coaching job this season: Rhoads or Hoiberg?

    I know very little about both, but I would say Hoiberg. Seems like faster improvement, more big wins, better seasons.



  5. #5
    Addict
    Points: 92,304, Level: 94
    Level completed: 56%, Points required for next Level: 846
    Overall activity: 13.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    cyclones500's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Michigan
    Posts
    8,472
    Points
    92,304
    Level
    94
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 78
    Given: 199

    Re: Better season/coaching job this season: Rhoads or Hoiberg?

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonepride View Post
    Impossible to compare. Coach Rhoads did an outstanding job from a larger disadvantage, but Freddie built a fantastic team from scratch in two years, which is absolutely unreal.
    There's a little apples/oranges here it takes longer to recharge in college football. Rhoads has had 3 seasons, Hoiberg 2 ... which was in more "dire" shape?

    FB is a bigger task, as far as turnaround, but Iowa State's slide in basketball has been assessed more harshly (that is, many ISU fans think tournament appearances should happen with some frequency, and bowl appearances are a "bonus.")

    I think what Hoiberg did from beginning of season to the end was remarkable. In December, I thought this was an 8-10 Big 12 team. Almost zero duds after conference play started. Win over UConn was fun.

    Rhoads notched a remarkable win over OSU, killed Tech and followed it up by Not Losing to Kansas. And we beat Iowa. Exciting moments, some horrible losses.



  6. #6
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 38,451, Level: 60
    Level completed: 51%, Points required for next Level: 599
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    WDM
    Posts
    4,043
    Points
    38,451
    Level
    60
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2
    Given: 4

    Re: Better season/coaching job this season: Rhoads or Hoiberg?

    Had we won our bowl, Rhoads for sure, close call either way...fun year though!



  7. #7
    Addict
    Points: 288,209, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 56.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    00clone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Location
    Iowa City area
    Posts
    6,550
    Points
    288,209
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 170
    Given: 33

    Re: Better season/coaching job this season: Rhoads or Hoiberg?

    Whew...hard to say...but I hope we keep asking this as both keep improving.



  8. #8
    Speechless
    Points: 401,316, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 20.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    alarson's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    West Des Moines, IA
    Posts
    20,863
    Points
    401,316
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 137
    Given: 47

    Re: Better season/coaching job this season: Rhoads or Hoiberg?

    I gotta say Hoiberg. A team that was losing to drake and UNI to start the season took down KU, Baylor, Uconn, and gave UK one hell of a fight.

    Not to diminish anything Rhoads has done, theyre both doing fine jobs here.



  9. #9
    Speechless
    Points: 381,296, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 46.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialOverdriveVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Wesley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    55,622
    Points
    381,296
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 154
    Given: 127

    Re: Better season/coaching job this season: Rhoads or Hoiberg?

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonepower View Post
    Had we won our bowl, Rhoads for sure, close call either way...fun year though!
    Agreed, slight edge to Fred with 23 wins, third best effort.


    CFH HMagic bball season next year.
    Let my Fred's Four Horsemen ride: Georges, Hogue, Nader, and McKay.

  10. #10
    Addict
    Points: 155,487, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 18.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience Points1 year registered
    VikesFan28's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    9,966
    Points
    155,487
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 16
    Given: 9

    Re: Better season/coaching job this season: Rhoads or Hoiberg?

    Good question. I'll go with Hoiberg as well even though it's close.



  11. #11
    All-Star
    Points: 29,085, Level: 52
    Level completed: 40%, Points required for next Level: 665
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    cychhosis's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2006
    Location
    S.E. Iowa
    Posts
    1,175
    Points
    29,085
    Level
    52
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 12

    Re: Better season/coaching job this season: Rhoads or Hoiberg?

    Manage 15 player or 85? You cannot compare.


    All truisms are false. All of them.

  12. #12
    All-Star
    Points: 20,407, Level: 43
    Level completed: 62%, Points required for next Level: 343
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience PointsVeteran
    cyclone87's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    1,369
    Points
    20,407
    Level
    43
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 4
    Given: 2

    Re: Better season/coaching job this season: Rhoads or Hoiberg?

    I would say Hoiberg, although I may be a bit biased (as I really wanted to see ISU basketball get things turned around)



  13. #13
    All-Star
    Points: 29,085, Level: 52
    Level completed: 40%, Points required for next Level: 665
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    cychhosis's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2006
    Location
    S.E. Iowa
    Posts
    1,175
    Points
    29,085
    Level
    52
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 12

    Re: Better season/coaching job this season: Rhoads or Hoiberg?

    Quote Originally Posted by alarson View Post
    I gotta say Hoiberg. A team that was losing to drake and UNI to start the season took down KU, Baylor, Uconn, and gave UK one hell of a fight.

    Not to diminish anything Rhoads has done, theyre both doing fine jobs here.
    State plucked victory from the jaws of defeat against UNI also and an O.T. win over Iowa... plus the Okie State game.

    Fact: It's a GREAT TIME to be a CYCLONE!


    All truisms are false. All of them.

  14. #14
    Speechless
    Points: 425,314, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 71.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    CycloneRulzzz's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Location
    Nevada, IA
    Posts
    17,518
    Points
    425,314
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 313
    Given: 683

    Re: Better season/coaching job this season: Rhoads or Hoiberg?

    Hoiberg and by a large margin. Iowa State football was on solid ground. Basketball program in shambles. Fred has brought the magic back and it's NEVER LEAVING AGAIN!


    Quote Originally Posted by cyowan View Post

    Rulzzz 3:16 says I just liked your post!

  15. #15
    Starter
    Points: 35,303, Level: 57
    Level completed: 88%, Points required for next Level: 147
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    25000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Boomer's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Posts
    796
    Points
    35,303
    Level
    57
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2
    Given: 0

    Re: Better season/coaching job this season: Rhoads or Hoiberg?

    Its a apples and oranges comparison


    both did outstanding


    www.landthieves.com Al Gore's favorite invention

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • Football
  • Iowa State vs. North Dakota State
  • August 30, 2014
  • 06:00 PM