Page 1 of 4 1234 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 49
  1. #1
    Starter
    Points: 16,368, Level: 38
    Level completed: 90%, Points required for next Level: 82
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience PointsRecommendation Second Class
    St810s's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    West Des Moines
    Posts
    920
    Points
    16,368
    Level
    38
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3
    Given: 1

    Niang on offense

    Niang must touch the ball on offense every time down the floor. The kid is just a playmaker.

    He is this team's Royce.



  2. #2
    Speechless
    Points: 762,994, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 99.9%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    Cyclonepride's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    A pineapple under the sea
    Posts
    52,020
    Points
    762,994
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 4,005
    Given: 1,881

    Re: Niang on offense

    He is as good as advertised on offense. Very smooth and good things happen while he's out there.



  3. #3
    Addict
    Points: 116,279, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 47.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    tm3308's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Location
    Corydon/Iowa City, IA
    Posts
    5,761
    Points
    116,279
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 555
    Given: 461

    Re: Niang on offense

    I don't see him as Royce yet. I actually do believe he can be that type of player eventually, though. But not this year. He's not a twig by any stretch, but Royce was much more physically mature.


    “Hawks tell us we have no future, and we let you know what we think of Hawk fans, which is a lower opinion all the time.” – CycloneErik 7/25/2011

    “With the exception of tm3308. He is a good contributor on this site. It is almost to the point that I question if he is actually a hawk fan. ” -- Cyclonestate78 7/25/2011

    “He broke the mold. If he wrote the OP, I would have read the whole thing.” – CycloneErik 7/25/2011

  4. #4
    Starter
    Points: 16,368, Level: 38
    Level completed: 90%, Points required for next Level: 82
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience PointsRecommendation Second Class
    St810s's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    West Des Moines
    Posts
    920
    Points
    16,368
    Level
    38
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3
    Given: 1

    Re: Niang on offense

    Also, he and Gibson are a match made in heaven. Love watching those two together on the offensive end.



  5. #5
    Addict
    Points: 164,864, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second Class50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    GMackey32's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    Ames Via Cedar Falls
    Posts
    5,319
    Points
    164,864
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 367
    Given: 223

    Re: Niang on offense

    Quote Originally Posted by St810s View Post
    Also, he and Gibson are a match made in heaven. Love watching those two together on the offensive end.
    It seems they have chemistry down low already. It's amazing to watch them work together.


    Quote Originally Posted by johnnydugouts View Post
    MM and gesell are pretty much a wash. is niang a better player than woodbury? of course, but that doesnt mean its a good matchup for him, especially with a much more athletic defensive player backing up woodbury.
    Quote Originally Posted by surly View Post
    NOY Edwards, K-State



  6. #6
    Legend
    Points: 191,959, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 14.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsOverdriveVeteranSocial
    State43's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Location
    Omaha, NE
    Posts
    12,002
    Points
    191,959
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 716
    Given: 406

    Re: Niang on offense

    Agreed, but I wish he shot the 3 a lot less than he does.



  7. #7
    Starter
    Points: 16,368, Level: 38
    Level completed: 90%, Points required for next Level: 82
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience PointsRecommendation Second Class
    St810s's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    West Des Moines
    Posts
    920
    Points
    16,368
    Level
    38
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3
    Given: 1

    Re: Niang on offense

    And did anyone see that fake dribble hand-off for a layup? I was having flashbacks.

    #Royce-esque



  8. #8
    Addict
    Points: 44,294, Level: 65
    Level completed: 4%, Points required for next Level: 1,256
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    scyclonekid's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    Posts
    5,376
    Points
    44,294
    Level
    65
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 96
    Given: 17

    Re: Niang on offense

    When we sub should we have Niang and Gibson both come in at the same time? They work well together down low.



  9. #9
    Addict
    Points: 75,112, Level: 85
    Level completed: 16%, Points required for next Level: 1,438
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    VeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Houston, TX
    Posts
    5,421
    Points
    75,112
    Level
    85
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 220
    Given: 368

    Re: Niang on offense

    GN had 15-pts and 6-assists.



  10. #10
    Addict
    Points: 44,294, Level: 65
    Level completed: 4%, Points required for next Level: 1,256
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    scyclonekid's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    Posts
    5,376
    Points
    44,294
    Level
    65
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 96
    Given: 17

    Re: Niang on offense

    Should Booker start?



  11. #11
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 41,045, Level: 62
    Level completed: 54%, Points required for next Level: 605
    Overall activity: 14.0%
    Achievements:
    Created Album picturesVeteran25000 Experience Points
    ThatllDoCy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Chicago, IL
    Posts
    4,015
    Points
    41,045
    Level
    62
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 375
    Given: 486

    Re: Niang on offense

    Georges is fun to watch already. He is going to get a lot of playing time, and similar to Ejim will be a young veteran of the Big 12.


    “Man suffers only because he takes seriously what the gods made for fun.”
    Alan Wilson Watts

  12. #12
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 98,901, Level: 97
    Level completed: 93%, Points required for next Level: 149
    Overall activity: 65.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    CarlHungus's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    4,836
    Points
    98,901
    Level
    97
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,372
    Given: 806

    Re: Niang on offense

    Quote Originally Posted by scyclonekid View Post
    Should Booker start?
    No. Gibson and Niang have both proven to be more effective players



  13. #13
    Just Win Baby
    Points: 299,761, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Clones85''s Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Posts
    13,339
    Points
    299,761
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 10
    Given: 2

    Re: Niang on offense

    I got a bad feeling that Niang is really going to struggle in Big 12 play. I think the bigger, faster athletes will bother him



  14. #14
    Speechless
    Points: 232,155, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 65.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsOverdriveVeteran
    Rabbuk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Posts
    16,797
    Points
    232,155
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,034
    Given: 112

    Re: Niang on offense

    Booker is a starter more out of seniority than anything at this point.



  15. #15
    DistrictCyclone
    Guest

    Re: Niang on offense

    Quote Originally Posted by scyclonekid View Post
    Should Booker start?
    Seriously?



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: TBD
  • FOOTBALL: Iowa State vs. UNI
  • August 29, 2015
  • 06:00 PM