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    Dallas Morning News: ISU making an impact in Texas

    Apologies if this was posted already, but it's an intresting read, even if they say all 11 commits are from Texas....

    http://www.dallasnews.com/sharedcont...z.287a3bf.html


    Mansfield Timberview OT Jared Edwards is the second local recruit to orally commit to Iowa State, joining Mesquite DE D.J. Marshall.

    Eleven players from Texas have committed to Iowa State and first-year coach Gene Chizik, the fromer Texas defensive coordinator.

    Edwards said Tuesday that Chizik is sending a positive message to recruits.

    "He knows what to do," Edwards said. "He knows what to work on. We're going to win a lot of games there."


    Especially like that last quote



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    Re: Dallas Morning News: ISU making an impact in Texas

    Quote Originally Posted by Clone96 View Post
    Apologies if this was posted already, but it's an intresting read, even if they say all 11 commits are from Texas....

    Recruiting buzz: Iowa State making impact in Texas | Dallas Morning News | News for Dallas, Texas | SportsDay: Colleges: Recruiting


    Mansfield Timberview OT Jared Edwards is the second local recruit to orally commit to Iowa State, joining Mesquite DE D.J. Marshall.

    Eleven players from Texas have committed to Iowa State and first-year coach Gene Chizik, the fromer Texas defensive coordinator.

    Edwards said Tuesday that Chizik is sending a positive message to recruits.

    "He knows what to do," Edwards said. "He knows what to work on. We're going to win a lot of games there."


    Especially like that last quote
    Does this include last year or are rivals and scout way behind the commitments?


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    Re: Dallas Morning News: ISU making an impact in Texas

    im guessing they are behind. there have to be some guys who have verbaled that are still in the woodwork.


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    Re: Dallas Morning News: ISU making an impact in Texas

    Quote Originally Posted by chadm View Post
    Does this include last year or are rivals and scout way behind the commitments?
    Well whats the total if you take last years and the current this years? To lazy to look, but that might get your answer.


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    Re: Dallas Morning News: ISU making an impact in Texas

    4 so far this year
    8 last year

    totals to 12, one of last years might have been coach Mac's.



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    Re: Dallas Morning News: ISU making an impact in Texas

    That is awesome that Chizik is getting people's attention like that.



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    Re: Dallas Morning News: ISU making an impact in Texas

    There are reports of 2 possible verbals that have been received since the game yesterday.



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    Re: Dallas Morning News: ISU making an impact in Texas

    We get better press in Texas than we do in Iowa!


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    Re: Dallas Morning News: ISU making an impact in Texas

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUAlum2002 View Post
    There are reports of 2 possible verbals that have been received since the game yesterday.
    Where did you hear this from???


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    Re: Dallas Morning News: ISU making an impact in Texas

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUAlum2002 View Post
    There are reports of 2 possible verbals that have been received since the game yesterday.
    Well one of em isnt Ryan Bass, he verballed to Zona, even though Senior Stoops will probably get fired after the season.


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    Re: Dallas Morning News: ISU making an impact in Texas

    You mean DeaAce did not get the story written up yet?


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    Re: Dallas Morning News: ISU making an impact in Texas

    I had to rub this weeks win into my buddy Blake Slaughter, because we all know he had it narrowed down between us and K State and chose the losers And i think he may actually have second thoughts because he loved Chizik as a coach. and we are headed in the right direction



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    Re: Dallas Morning News: ISU making an impact in Texas

    Quote Originally Posted by ripvdub View Post
    We get better press in Texas than we do in Iowa!
    I used to travel to the Houston area a lot for work, and I have to say the Houston Chronicle is 1000 times better than the Rag. The sports section had a Big 12 section that had stories and news on all teams. Stories and news that the Rag never had.

    The Houston Chronicle often had more ISU coverage than the Rag.



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    Re: Dallas Morning News: ISU making an impact in Texas

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUclones33 View Post
    I had to rub this weeks win into my buddy Blake Slaughter, because we all know he had it narrowed down between us and K State and chose the losers And i think he may actually have second thoughts because he loved Chizik as a coach. and we are headed in the right direction
    You've asked for it now 33. For the next month, everyone and their dog will be asking you if and when he has officially commited to us.

    Giving a lil recruiting news to people on this board is like buying a homeless man food. They both appreciate it, but they want more, and the good stuff.. like 5 O'clock Vodka or maybe Hawkeye Vodka, its the same as an official commit, both will make em sleep better at night.

    Thanks for the insight as always!


    Last edited by ripvdub; 11-04-2007 at 10:19 PM.
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