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    ISU in "first four out" of Bracketology

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    Re: ISU in "first four out" of Bracketology

    Nothing to see here.


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    Re: ISU in "first four out" of Bracketology

    Take care of business at home and get a couple good Big12 road wins (other than Tech or TCU) and we'll be golden.


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    Re: ISU in "first four out" of Bracketology

    If you lose to Iowa, this should be the expectations. Time for the players to prove us all wrong.


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    Why would it? One bad game doesn't change a thing. Iowa will still be a darkhorse B1G championship contender, and Iowa State will be lucky to make the NIT.

    If you ask the basketball analysts outside the state of Iowa I think you would be surprised to hear their responses. Iowa was pegged as a preseason top 5 team by one ESPN analyst and is ranked in the vast, vast majority of preseason top 25 polls

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    Re: ISU in "first four out" of Bracketology

    Considering ISU's current resume, I think he's being fairly generous.

    Not quite as generous as he is with Wisconsin though... A 10 seed, for that team?



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    Re: ISU in "first four out" of Bracketology

    Quote Originally Posted by Clark View Post
    Considering ISU's current resume, I think he's being fairly generous.

    Not quite as generous as he is with Wisconsin though... A 10 seed, for that team?
    I think that just shows how soft the bubble is going to be this year.



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    Re: ISU in "first four out" of Bracketology

    Wisconsin will finish even or below Iowa in B1G wins this year. And that's not a testament to Iowa being a good team/tournament team. Wisconsin has more problems than many realize. If you think we have PG problems, watch one of their games.



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    Re: ISU in "first four out" of Bracketology

    I cant believe Wisconsin is in
    I am not sure what we have done to be listed 70th or whatever that makes us.




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    Re: ISU in "first four out" of Bracketology

    Why would you post that? That is not positive towards ISU Athletics and the University.


    “They're very, very hard to guard,” Notre Dame head coach Mike Brey said. “They're really good. And with Niang in the middle kind of wheeling and all those guys spreading you out, they're kind of a nightmare matchup. And they're men. They're really men.”


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    Re: ISU in "first four out" of Bracketology

    We really haven't had any "bad" loses yet. Still have a legitimate shot at the tourney... Need to have a flurry of wins in conference play.



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    Re: ISU in "first four out" of Bracketology

    Agree with others, this team has done nothing to look like a tourney team so far. A win in Vegas would have been big, as of now the BYU win isn't enough to stand on.



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    Re: ISU in "first four out" of Bracketology

    If open tryouts happen I'm going in my best john stockton attire and trying out at point.



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    Re: ISU in "first four out" of Bracketology

    The biggest surprise right now is Florida State being an 11 seed. They have beaten BYU like we have and also have a nice win at St. Joe's but have lost at home to South Alabama & Mercer as well as gotten blown out at home by Minny & Florida.

    I think he predicts what will happen down the road though. Not what has taken place so far. I think we're still in solid shape.



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    Re: ISU in "first four out" of Bracketology

    After that awful Iowa game, this is being generous. Good grief, I just can't get over that. So bad.



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    Re: ISU in "first four out" of Bracketology

    Pretty decent if you ask me. This tells me that national perception of ISU is already changing for the better. Now we just have to take care of business.



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