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    WBB: Disterhoft verbals Iowa

    Jeff Linder ‏ @jtlinder Text from Ally Disterhoft: "Just wanted to let you know that I'm going to be a Hawkeye!"
    She was a 2013 target. I'm not 100% on whether we offered her a scholarship, but it's likely we did. As an IC West athlete, it was likely an uphill battle anyway.



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    Re: WBB: Disterhoft verbals Iowa

    Mom played basketball with Jan Jensen at Drake. She played with the Hawks at Game Time League in the summer. Sat in the front row of every Hawk home game. This was never in doubt.



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    Re: WBB: Disterhoft verbals Iowa

    Quote Originally Posted by bhutch65 View Post
    Mom played basketball with Jan Jensen at Drake. She played with the Hawks at Game Time League in the summer. Sat in the front row of every Hawk home game. This was never in doubt.
    pretty hard to overcome those odds....home town Hawk fan, mom close friend of an assistant....



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    Re: WBB: Disterhoft verbals Iowa

    Jaime Printy grew up next door to Frau Bluder's parents in Marion (or was it across the street)



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    Re: WBB: Disterhoft verbals Iowa

    Quote Originally Posted by Jambalaya View Post
    Jaime Printy grew up next door to Frau Bluder's parents in Marion (or was it across the street)
    Looking online, it looks like they have two houses between them.

    So you were greatly exaggerating.



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    Re: WBB: Disterhoft verbals Iowa

    Quote Originally Posted by mred View Post
    She was a 2013 target. I'm not 100% on whether we offered her a scholarship, but it's likely we did. As an IC West athlete, it was likely an uphill battle anyway.
    Well, it you have performance anxiety and are freaked out by big crowds, than Iowa home games and Big 10 road games are the place to be. Just like high school except in bigger gyms so it is even quieter!



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    Re: WBB: Disterhoft verbals Iowa

    Quote Originally Posted by bhutch65 View Post
    Mom played basketball with Jan Jensen at Drake. She played with the Hawks at Game Time League in the summer. Sat in the front row of every Hawk home game. This was never in doubt.
    Wonder if things change when Jan Jensen takes the Drake job.



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    Re: WBB: Disterhoft verbals Iowa

    a little bummed but not surprised at all. she was fun to watch at the state tourney. good luck Ally.



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    Re: WBB: Disterhoft verbals Iowa

    Quote Originally Posted by cyking View Post
    Wonder if things change when Jan Jensen takes the Drake job.
    Jensen has been offered the Drake job twice before when both Stone and Stephens were hired. It says to me she is content being an assistant for Bluder.

    The coaching staff at Iowa is very similar to ISU, they've been with Bluder at Drake and in IC. The only job that ever changes is her Director of Operations. Barta isn't going to do anything unless they completely fall apart. As long as UI continues to finish in the upper 1/2 of the weak 10 and make the tourney Bluder will have a job for life.



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    Re: WBB: Disterhoft verbals Iowa

    Quote Originally Posted by Three4Cy View Post
    Jensen has been offered the Drake job twice before when both Stone and Stephens were hired. It says to me she is content being an assistant for Bluder.

    The coaching staff at Iowa is very similar to ISU, they've been with Bluder at Drake and in IC. The only job that ever changes is her Director of Operations. Barta isn't going to do anything unless they completely fall apart. As long as UI continues to finish in the upper 1/2 of the weak 10 and make the tourney Bluder will have a job for life.
    Jensen makes over $100,000 at Iowa and has her family here. She enjoys the Iowa City lifestyle. Her kids haven't started school yet. Drake would have to have a very good offer.



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    Re: WBB: Disterhoft verbals Iowa

    Quote Originally Posted by Three4Cy View Post

    The coaching staff at Iowa is very similar to ISU, they've been with Bluder at Drake and in IC.
    Hardly. We don't have anyone who recruits with the charisma of Shannon Gage, and she was not at Drake with Bluder.



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    Re: WBB: Disterhoft verbals Iowa

    Quote Originally Posted by Tornado man View Post
    Hardly. We don't have anyone who recruits with the charisma of Shannon Gage, and she was not at Drake with Bluder.
    BCS schools really need to up their recruiting prowess. It takers more than a great program and leadership training.coaching and fantastic fans. You have to sell the program better.


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    Re: WBB: Disterhoft verbals Iowa

    Quote Originally Posted by Tornado man View Post
    Hardly. We don't have anyone who recruits with the charisma of Shannon Gage, and she was not at Drake with Bluder.
    In the 5 years she's been an assistant at Iowa...

    NCAA Tournament Wins
    Iowa State 6, Iowa 1

    Charisma only gets you so far.



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    Quote Originally Posted by theshadow View Post
    In the 5 years she's been an assistant at Iowa...

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    Iowa State 6, Iowa 1

    Charisma only gets you so far.
    AND Iowa was 0-3 vs the Big 12 this year. Their record was a function of playing in the crappy B10.



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