Page 1 of 4 1234 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 50
  1. #1
    Addict
    Points: 190,127, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 32.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Dryburn's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    8,772
    Points
    190,127
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 101
    Given: 3

    Tyler Ellerman joins team?

    A couple tweets from MBB. The link takes you to the MBB pages. Is this another walk-on or preferred walk-on? He is listed on the roster now. If this is posted in another thread, please merge.

    Tweets:
    @CyclonesMBB

    Tyler Ellerman, who led Dallas Center-Grimes to its first state championship berth in 2010, has joined the team as... http://fb.me/RXV44y4r

    The 6-8, 230-pound Ellerman has been at ISU for two years majoring in ag studies. He was a 2010 Class 3A First-Team All-State pick.

    Edit: OK......another tweet

    @ISURecruitLists

    #Cyclones add another walk-on in Tyler Ellerman, the 6'8" 230 lb Forward will be classified as a junior - http://*******/Mcnp8Z


    Last edited by Dryburn; 06-15-2012 at 02:17 PM.

  2. #2
    Pro
    Points: 72,425, Level: 83
    Level completed: 58%, Points required for next Level: 725
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    SvrWxCy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Location
    Kansas
    Posts
    2,851
    Points
    72,425
    Level
    83
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Tyler Ellerman joins team?

    He is a typical walk-on, already at Iowa State and wanted to join the team. Obviously the coaching staff has taken him up and is now a member...



  3. #3
    Speechless
    Points: 845,946, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 51.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    CycloneErik's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Jamerica
    Posts
    53,681
    Points
    845,946
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 523
    Given: 503

    Re: Tyler Ellerman joins team?

    Welcome aboard, Tyler!

    I hope he gets a lot of playing time over the next couple of seasons.


    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/

  4. #4
    CyBer
    Guest

    Re: Tyler Ellerman joins team?

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneErik View Post
    Welcome aboard, Tyler!

    I hope he gets a lot of playing time over the next couple of seasons.
    I hope he doesn't because if he does that means we are playing walk-ons.



  5. #5
    Speechless
    Points: 845,946, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 51.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    CycloneErik's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Jamerica
    Posts
    53,681
    Points
    845,946
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 523
    Given: 503

    Re: Tyler Ellerman joins team?

    [QUOTE=CyBer;2904785]I hope he doesn't because if he does that means we are playing walk-ons.[/QUOTE

    With one fantastic exception, that means we're putting the hurt on somebody.
    I enjoy it when we put the hurt on somebody. I hope he gets some time at Allen Fieldhouse.


    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/

  6. #6
    Legend
    Points: 269,196, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 44.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Doc's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Posts
    11,165
    Points
    269,196
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 148
    Given: 236

    Re: Tyler Ellerman joins team?

    Quote Originally Posted by CyBer View Post
    I hope he doesn't because if he does that means we are playing walk-ons.
    At the end of games when we're kicking ***. I think that's what Erik meant.



  7. #7
    Speechless
    Points: 274,405, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Illinois
    Posts
    16,332
    Points
    274,405
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 72
    Given: 7

    Re: Tyler Ellerman joins team?

    Quote Originally Posted by CyBer View Post
    I hope he doesn't because if he does that means we are playing walk-ons.
    Or it means we're beating our opponent by 30 points.



  8. #8
    CyBer
    Guest

    Re: Tyler Ellerman joins team?

    Ah yes forgot about that reason....clearly.



  9. #9
    Speechless
    Points: 845,946, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 51.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    CycloneErik's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Jamerica
    Posts
    53,681
    Points
    845,946
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 523
    Given: 503

    Re: Tyler Ellerman joins team?

    Quote Originally Posted by CyBer View Post
    Ah yes forgot about that reason....clearly.
    You made the Windmill of the Day!


    I'm already chanting Ellerman's name, just to practice.


    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/

  10. #10
    Bench Warmer
    Points: 6,126, Level: 23
    Level completed: 16%, Points required for next Level: 424
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered5000 Experience PointsCreated Album pictures
    Cyke's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    231
    Points
    6,126
    Level
    23
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Tyler Ellerman joins team?

    Oh god...haha. I play with this guy all the time. can't believe he made the team honestly. I'm 6'3 175 and can guard this guy. Just a big body who doesnt box out, rebounds very poorly, and is slow. He does have some decent touch when he gets close to the basket, but honestly, I think he was added to the team just to be a body for practices which isn't necessarily a bad thing. Might only be seeing him at the end of blowout games. (sorry to be so negative)



  11. #11
    Addict
    Points: 190,127, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 32.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Dryburn's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    8,772
    Points
    190,127
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 101
    Given: 3

    Re: Tyler Ellerman joins team?

    Never forget.......Jeff Hornacek started as a walk-on. Just sayin........



  12. #12
    Addict
    Points: 200,743, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    longtimeclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Location
    Up north
    Posts
    7,447
    Points
    200,743
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 5
    Given: 1

    Re: Tyler Ellerman joins team?

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneErik View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by CyBer View Post
    I hope he doesn't because if he does that means we are playing walk-ons.
    With one fantastic exception, that means we're putting the hurt on somebody.
    I enjoy it when we put the hurt on somebody. I hope he gets some time at Allen Fieldhouse.
    Oh I was hoping that you meant we were overly confident and let start bench players start the game.



  13. #13
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 56,475, Level: 73
    Level completed: 62%, Points required for next Level: 575
    Overall activity: 21.0%
    Achievements:
    Social1 year registered50000 Experience Points
    BallSoHard4Cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    4,100
    Points
    56,475
    Level
    73
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 31
    Given: 23

    Re: Tyler Ellerman joins team?

    Quote Originally Posted by Dryburn View Post
    Never forget.......Jeff Hornacek started as a walk-on. Just sayin........
    And now has his number retired by the Jazz.


    Keepers of the Faith -- htiaF eht fo srepeeK

    Keepers of the Faith is an alliance for those who are excited, enthusiastic, and optimistic about the direction of our men's basketball program. We reject the notion that one bad loss can derail the incredible progress of the past three years. To join, put this in your signature.

  14. #14
    Speechless
    Points: 845,946, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 51.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    CycloneErik's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Jamerica
    Posts
    53,681
    Points
    845,946
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 523
    Given: 503

    Re: Tyler Ellerman joins team?

    Quote Originally Posted by longtimeclone View Post
    Oh I was hoping that you meant we were overly confident and let start bench players start the game.
    If we get the win, I'm all for it. Maybe the Iowa game.


    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/

  15. #15
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 59,250, Level: 75
    Level completed: 47%, Points required for next Level: 800
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2008
    Posts
    3,713
    Points
    59,250
    Level
    75
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 24
    Given: 6

    Re: Tyler Ellerman joins team?

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyke View Post
    Oh god...haha. I play with this guy all the time. can't believe he made the team honestly. I'm 6'3 175 and can guard this guy. Just a big body who doesnt box out, rebounds very poorly, and is slow. He does have some decent touch when he gets close to the basket, but honestly, I think he was added to the team just to be a body for practices which isn't necessarily a bad thing. Might only be seeing him at the end of blowout games. (sorry to be so negative)
    My guess is, at that size, he's being brought in to abuse some post players in practice. Not that he's talented enough defensively to shut guys down, but will basically be told to push, grab, hold, etc. at will. Get our posts used to playing against physical defensive players. Sounds good to me.



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