Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 16
  1. #1
    All-Star
    Points: 18,205, Level: 41
    Level completed: 18%, Points required for next Level: 745
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Three4Cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    West Des Moines
    Posts
    1,907
    Points
    18,205
    Level
    41
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 18
    Given: 26

    Danny Manning to Tulsa?

    Always thought he would stay at Kansas - will be interesting to see how he does as a head coach.

    NCAA Men's Basketball: NCAA BB Sports News at wabc

    Danny Manning agrees to be coach at Tulsa, sources say - ESPN



  2. #2
    Speechless
    Points: 282,433, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Illinois
    Posts
    16,751
    Points
    282,433
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 298
    Given: 42

    Re: Danny Manning to Tulsa?

    That's a huge loss for Kansas.



  3. #3
    All-Star
    Points: 23,554, Level: 47
    Level completed: 1%, Points required for next Level: 996
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    cychhosis's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2006
    Location
    S.E. Iowa
    Posts
    1,240
    Points
    23,554
    Level
    47
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 10
    Given: 92

    Re: Danny Manning to Tulsa?

    As a player, DM never won at Hilton. Just sayin'.


    All truisms are false. All of them.

  4. #4
    All-Star
    Points: 19,650, Level: 42
    Level completed: 78%, Points required for next Level: 200
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    kcclones's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Kansas City
    Posts
    1,708
    Points
    19,650
    Level
    42
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 7

    Re: Danny Manning to Tulsa?

    huge loss for kansas no doubt but in the long run probably good for them. he can go get head coaching experience somewhere else. If Self ever leaves for the NBA Danny can step in with experience.



  5. #5
    Rookie
    Points: 11,884, Level: 32
    Level completed: 91%, Points required for next Level: 66
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    408
    Points
    11,884
    Level
    32
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 7
    Given: 3

    Re: Danny Manning to Tulsa?

    Quote Originally Posted by kcclones View Post
    huge loss for kansas no doubt but in the long run probably good for them. he can go get head coaching experience somewhere else. If Self ever leaves for the NBA Danny can step in with experience.
    Manning is huge in Kansas nation, but i don't think the bball program will blink an eye they are much bigger then an assistant coach. The real question is how this risk will work at Tulsa. Could be an absolute steal or a disaster, flip a coin.



  6. #6
    Addict
    Points: 96,989, Level: 96
    Level completed: 97%, Points required for next Level: 61
    Overall activity: 15.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    acgclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2007
    Posts
    7,037
    Points
    96,989
    Level
    96
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 443
    Given: 83

    Re: Danny Manning to Tulsa?

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclo120 View Post
    Manning is huge in Kansas nation, but i don't think the bball program will blink an eye they are much bigger then an assistant coach. The real question is how this risk will work at Tulsa. Could be an absolute steal or a disaster, flip a coin.
    I agree this will not affect KU in the slightest way. Self has these guys rolling and that isn't going to change because of DM.

    Also, I don't see any reason why Self would leave KU. He could easily become a Coach K type guy if he stays there for 20 years. He's young, he's as good of a coach as there is in the country, and he's a a program where he'll always be able to recruit.



  7. #7
    DistrictCyclone
    Guest

    Re: Danny Manning to Tulsa?

    Quote Originally Posted by acgclone View Post
    Also, I don't see any reason why Self would leave KU. He could easily become a Coach K type guy if he stays there for 20 years. He's young, he's as good of a coach as there is in the country, and he's a a program where he'll always be able to recruit.
    Self's on pace to become the winningest coach ever with everything he's got at KU, but coaches make seemingly strange employment decisions sometimes. E.g., Frank Martin to SC, Johnny Orr to ISU, Tubby Smith to Minnesota, Steve Alford to New Mexico, McDoormat to Creighton, Matt Painter almost coming to Missery, etc. There was even some serious talk about Self himself going to his alma mater (Okie State) after he won the championship in 2008. Nothing is a given.



  8. #8
    Pro
    Points: 48,022, Level: 67
    Level completed: 77%, Points required for next Level: 328
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    bostrem00's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    Johnston
    Posts
    2,799
    Points
    48,022
    Level
    67
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 29
    Given: 25

    Re: Danny Manning to Tulsa?

    McDermott to Creighton was all about getting back to his comfort zone....he felt the heat coming on his seat...Strange it was not



  9. #9
    Pro
    Points: 57,799, Level: 74
    Level completed: 50%, Points required for next Level: 751
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Location
    Madison, WI
    Posts
    2,190
    Points
    57,799
    Level
    74
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 99
    Given: 487

    Re: Danny Manning to Tulsa?

    fify

    Quote Originally Posted by gocubs2118 View Post
    That's a tall loss for Kansas.


    I was a victim of a series of accidents, as are we all.

  10. #10
    Addict
    Points: 83,066, Level: 89
    Level completed: 62%, Points required for next Level: 684
    Overall activity: 11.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    5,973
    Points
    83,066
    Level
    89
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 145
    Given: 0

    Re: Danny Manning to Tulsa?

    Surprising, I thought he'd have a shot at KSU or Illinois. Why go to Tulsa when there are so many better jobs still open.



  11. #11
    Rookie
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Posts
    540
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Danny Manning to Tulsa?

    He was due for a head coaching job. I think he will be okay



  12. #12
    Speechless
    Points: 876,484, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 90.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    CycloneErik's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Jamerica
    Posts
    57,162
    Points
    876,484
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,593
    Given: 2,101

    Re: Danny Manning to Tulsa?

    Quote Originally Posted by Clonehomer View Post
    Surprising, I thought he'd have a shot at KSU or Illinois. Why go to Tulsa when there are so many better jobs still open.
    I doubt you can go to Kansas someday if you go to Kansas State.


    Since we are an elite team now, let's go get that One Cyclone Moment.
    Make this one for the ages!




    http://rememberingdoria.wordpress.com/

  13. #13
    Starter
    Points: 20,406, Level: 43
    Level completed: 62%, Points required for next Level: 344
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Sep 2008
    Posts
    898
    Points
    20,406
    Level
    43
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 20
    Given: 0

    Re: Danny Manning to Tulsa?

    Quote Originally Posted by bostrem00 View Post
    McDermott to Creighton was all about getting back to his comfort zone....he felt the heat coming on his seat...Strange it was not
    The strange part in that hiring was Creighton offering him the job. Taking it was indeed a no brainer.



  14. #14
    Starter
    Points: 15,367, Level: 37
    Level completed: 65%, Points required for next Level: 283
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Cyrok's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    Location
    DSM
    Posts
    639
    Points
    15,367
    Level
    37
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 8
    Given: 49

    Re: Danny Manning to Tulsa?

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclo120 View Post
    Manning is huge in Kansas nation, but i don't think the bball program will blink an eye they are much bigger then an assistant coach. The real question is how this risk will work at Tulsa. Could be an absolute steal or a disaster, flip a coin.
    Why do you think it will be an extreme? Isn't Manning following a standard progression through the coaching ranks?



  15. #15
    Addict
    Points: 126,505, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    theshadow's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    6,735
    Points
    126,505
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 119
    Given: 0

    Re: Danny Manning to Tulsa?

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneErik View Post
    I doubt you can go to Kansas someday if you go to Kansas State.



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: FS1
  • FOOTBALL: Iowa State vs. West Virginia
  • November 29, 2014
  • 11:00 AM