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    Matt Thomas ranked No. 31 on ESPN's top 100

    The latest...Thomas at 31. Morris at 79.

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    Re: Matt Thomas ranked No. 31 on ESPN's top 100

    I think a hearty "whooohooo!!!" is in order here.



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    Re: Matt Thomas ranked No. 31 on ESPN's top 100

    Quote Originally Posted by ChrisMWilliams View Post
    The latest...Thomas at 31. Morris at 79.

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    Iowa State recruiting class now ranked #8 by ESPN with the update that came out today!!!!

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    Re: Matt Thomas ranked No. 31 on ESPN's top 100

    Quote Originally Posted by ChrisMWilliams View Post
    The latest...Thomas at 31. Morris at 79.

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    Props to CW, called his shot (Thomas will be in the Top 40 when the updated ESPN rankings are released) yesterday. Nothing but net.


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    Re: Matt Thomas ranked No. 31 on ESPN's top 100

    Congrats to Matt, quite a jump in the rankings...now he's closer to where he should be!



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    Re: Matt Thomas ranked No. 31 on ESPN's top 100

    Highest ranked recruit in the Big 12 (so far). Suck it Kansas.


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    Re: Matt Thomas ranked No. 31 on ESPN's top 100

    Wow props to you for that call Chris! Good for Matt!!



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    Re: Matt Thomas ranked No. 31 on ESPN's top 100

    Future McDonalds All-American? They go by ESPN's rankings and we all know they have taken players rated way lower than 31. Obviously I'm not going to get my hopes up though.



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    Re: Matt Thomas ranked No. 31 on ESPN's top 100

    Quote Originally Posted by Thompsonclone21 View Post
    Future McDonalds All-American? They go by ESPN's rankings and we all know they have taken players rated way lower than 31. Obviously I'm not going to get my hopes up though.
    no they don't go by any rankings, its done by a vote by committee. If Matt was in that top35 range among all recruiting services, then he'd be in the hunt, but still likely not. 5th year preps are not eligible, but I don't see too many of those types in the top 25 this year. Game is in chicago, BTW



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    Re: Matt Thomas ranked No. 31 on ESPN's top 100

    Quote Originally Posted by Goldfinger View Post
    no they don't go by any rankings, its done by a vote by committee. If Matt was in that top35 range among all recruiting services, then he'd be in the hunt, but still likely not. 5th year preps are not eligible, but I don't see too many of those types in the top 25 this year. Game is in chicago, BTW
    Oh really? I always thought rankings played a huge part in deciding who goes. Maybe since he is one of the best shooters in the class they will vote him in for the 3 point contest? I always knew 5th year preps couldn't play but I didn't know it didn't go by rankings. Thanks for clearing that up.



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    GO FRED GO !!


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    Re: Matt Thomas ranked No. 31 on ESPN's top 100

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    Oh really? I always thought rankings played a huge part in deciding who goes. Maybe since he is one of the best shooters in the class they will vote him in for the 3 point contest? I always knew 5th year preps couldn't play but I didn't know it didn't go by rankings. Thanks for clearing that up.
    indirectly rankings have a huge effect, because the obviously the higher ranked players are going to be selected and the most all the guys doing the rankings have a vote. I believe it is a 35 member committee last year. Also in the final round of voting, each person is asked to select 2 PGs, 2 SGs, 2SFs, 2PFs, 2Cs for both an east and west squad.



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    Re: Matt Thomas ranked No. 31 on ESPN's top 100

    All this is getting me jacked for basketball season to start! I tell ya what it's a great feeling to be a Cyclone fan!



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