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    RECRUITING: A new prospect to keep an eye on

    This is pretty fresh news so I have no clue at all if Iowa State is interested, but when you factor that ISU has 2 open scholarships for next season, it would make sense.

    Freshman Dorian Finney-Smith will transfer from Virginia Tech - Hokies Journal - The Washington Post



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    Re: RECRUITING: A new prospect to keep an eye on

    Quote Originally Posted by ChrisMWilliams View Post
    This is pretty fresh news so I'm not sure at all if Iowa State is interested, but when you factor that ISU has 2 open scholarships for next season, it would make sense.

    Freshman Dorian Finney-Smith will transfer from Virginia Tech - Hokies Journal - The Washington Post


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    Re: RECRUITING: A new prospect to keep an eye on

    Pretty stellar recruit coming out of high school.

    Dorian Finney-Smith - Yahoo! Sports



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    Re: RECRUITING: A new prospect to keep an eye on

    Me sa want.



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    Re: RECRUITING: A new prospect to keep an eye on

    33 percent shooter.



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    Re: RECRUITING: A new prospect to keep an eye on

    Sounds like he needs out of the east to me not sure if that's how you all read it though.



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    Re: RECRUITING: A new prospect to keep an eye on

    Fresh news in that you've heard something from within our program that makes you think we might go after him, or just fresh news. Since we aren't on the list of schools that were recruiting him as a high schooler, seems pretty unrealistic that we'd be in the running to land him. Don't get me wrong, he would be a good get, but it seems like our transfer U persona is starting to fade away.



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    Re: RECRUITING: A new prospect to keep an eye on

    Quote Originally Posted by southernfriedCY View Post
    Don't get me wrong, he would be a good get, but it seems like our transfer U persona is starting to fade away.
    I agree we'll take few transfers in the future but a 2011 recruit would help balance the classes some now.




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    Re: RECRUITING: A new prospect to keep an eye on

    Quote Originally Posted by southernfriedCY View Post
    Fresh news in that you've heard something from within our program that makes you think we might go after him, or just fresh news. Since we aren't on the list of schools that were recruiting him as a high schooler, seems pretty unrealistic that we'd be in the running to land him. Don't get me wrong, he would be a good get, but it seems like our transfer U persona is starting to fade away.
    Exactly! What would make anyone think that a kid from Virginia that went to Virginia Tech would be interested in going to Iowa State? I just don't get why every single transfer that is a good player gets brought up on here. We are interested in players that we have connections with such as Lockett from Minnesota that we recruited out of high school, Uthoff that is from Cedar Rapids that we also recruited out of high school. I just don't get why people continue to bring up people such as Oriakhi and this kid when there is clear that we have no ties to any of these players.



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    Re: RECRUITING: A new prospect to keep an eye on

    Do you guys really think Chris would start a thread about a transfer if the staff wasn't going after him? This isn't Clones21 starting a thread here



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    Re: RECRUITING: A new prospect to keep an eye on

    Quote Originally Posted by nallen34 View Post
    Exactly! What would make anyone think that a kid from Virginia that went to Virginia Tech would be interested in going to Iowa State? I just don't get why every single transfer that is a good player gets brought up on here.

    It could be that people like CW have access to information that you don't?

    Now, nothing may pan out with this kid for the reasons you mention.




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    Re: RECRUITING: A new prospect to keep an eye on

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUAgronomist View Post
    It could be that people like CW have access to information that you don't?

    Now, nothing may pan out with this kid for the reasons you mention.
    Yes he might but he should at least state that "i heard from a source that iowa state is interested in this kid"

    Just bringing up transfers that we have no connection with is kinda dumb though in my mind especially considering that there are close to 400 transfers and a ton of other schools i'm sure have open scholarships



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    Re: RECRUITING: A new prospect to keep an eye on

    Quote Originally Posted by southernfriedCY View Post
    Fresh news in that you've heard something from within our program that makes you think we might go after him, or just fresh news. Since we aren't on the list of schools that were recruiting him as a high schooler, seems pretty unrealistic that we'd be in the running to land him. Don't get me wrong, he would be a good get, but it seems like our transfer U persona is starting to fade away.
    Almost all of those schools would be on his restricted list now, I'm guessing this round of recruiting will be a brand new set of schools.


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    Re: RECRUITING: A new prospect to keep an eye on

    Quote Originally Posted by nallen34 View Post
    Exactly! What would make anyone think that a kid from Virginia that went to Virginia Tech would be interested in going to Iowa State? I just don't get why every single transfer that is a good player gets brought up on here. We are interested in players that we have connections with such as Lockett from Minnesota that we recruited out of high school, Uthoff that is from Cedar Rapids that we also recruited out of high school. I just don't get why people continue to bring up people such as Oriakhi and this kid when there is clear that we have no ties to any of these players.
    I like this to be posted, just so I know about it. Chris isn't even saying we're interested.



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    Re: RECRUITING: A new prospect to keep an eye on

    Quote Originally Posted by nallen34 View Post
    Yes he might but he should at least state that "i heard from a source that iowa state is interested in this kid"

    Just bringing up transfers that we have no connection with is kinda dumb though in my mind especially considering that there are close to 400 transfers and a ton of other schools i'm sure have open scholarships
    We have open scholarships and this guy is a serious talent, so I'm sure we'll be one of the 50+ plus schools who want to talk to this guy. I suspect that is it.



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