Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 17
  1. #1
    Addict
    Points: 190,171, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 28.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Dryburn's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    8,773
    Points
    190,171
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 101
    Given: 3

    Jason King's take on the Big 12 season

    Nothing shocking, but thought some might be interested:

    A primer for the Big 12 season -- college basketball - ESPN


    -Be kind. That is something you will never regret. You will never say to yourself when you are old "I wish I was not good to that person".

  2. #2
    Legend
    Points: 378,734, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 17.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    bos's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    23,291
    Points
    378,734
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 76
    Given: 91

    re: Jason King's take on the Big 12 season

    Wow, I love Kings optimism but hes smoking crack on ISU. If hes right, I will write him letter apologizing, but Im not convinced.



  3. #3
    Rookie
    Points: 8,224, Level: 27
    Level completed: 13%, Points required for next Level: 526
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered5000 Experience Points
    bozclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Location
    Indiana
    Posts
    444
    Points
    8,224
    Level
    27
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 20
    Given: 15

    re: Jason King's take on the Big 12 season

    I would be happy with a 4th place finish.



  4. #4
    All-Star
    Points: 71,175, Level: 82
    Level completed: 84%, Points required for next Level: 275
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    brokenloginagain's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2006
    Posts
    1,952
    Points
    71,175
    Level
    82
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 10
    Given: 0

    Re: Jason King's take on the Big 12 season

    this might be the first season of any sport in ISU history where the majority of the national media is more positive on our team than the majority of our fans.



  5. #5
    Legend
    Points: 378,734, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 17.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    bos's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    23,291
    Points
    378,734
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 76
    Given: 91

    Re: Jason King's take on the Big 12 season

    Quote Originally Posted by brokenloginagain View Post
    this might be the first season of any sport in ISU history where the majority of the national media is more positive on our team than the majority of our fans.

    I kinda like it. Its got that new car smell.



  6. #6
    Addict
    Points: 67,871, Level: 80
    Level completed: 89%, Points required for next Level: 179
    Overall activity: 25.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsRecommendation Second ClassVeteran
    NATEizKING's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Location
    Hilton
    Posts
    6,299
    Points
    67,871
    Level
    80
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 59
    Given: 61

    Re: Jason King's take on the Big 12 season

    4th is about right. Big 12 picked up some decent wins as of late but most of those were by the three teams ahead of us. I would put EMAW ahead of us at this point in predictions. Texas over UNC was good but not great, there isn't much left to discuss after that.



  7. #7
    Speechless
    Points: 251,214, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 31.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Cydkar's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    15,022
    Points
    251,214
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 112
    Given: 98

    Re: Jason King's take on the Big 12 season

    "Iowa State is incredibly well-coached..."

    I'm not smart enough to know how true this is but Fred is often lauded for his coaching ability. Not bad for a greenhorn.



  8. #8
    Addict
    Points: 86,097, Level: 91
    Level completed: 29%, Points required for next Level: 1,353
    Overall activity: 18.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    awd4cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2010
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    6,977
    Points
    86,097
    Level
    91
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 65
    Given: 39

    Re: Jason King's take on the Big 12 season

    I don't disagree with these predictions. Thats right where I would have us.



  9. #9
    Pro
    Points: 149,235, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 44.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    peteypie's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2007
    Posts
    3,205
    Points
    149,235
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 74
    Given: 160

    Re: Jason King's take on the Big 12 season

    I think he is spot on.



  10. #10
    Rookie
    Points: 9,848, Level: 29
    Level completed: 83%, Points required for next Level: 102
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered5000 Experience Points
    ISU1294's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Posts
    377
    Points
    9,848
    Level
    29
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 3

    Re: Jason King's take on the Big 12 season

    Realistically we can end up anywhere from 2nd-6th, so 4th is about right.



  11. #11
    Addict
    Points: 67,871, Level: 80
    Level completed: 89%, Points required for next Level: 179
    Overall activity: 25.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsRecommendation Second ClassVeteran
    NATEizKING's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Location
    Hilton
    Posts
    6,299
    Points
    67,871
    Level
    80
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 59
    Given: 61

    Re: Jason King's take on the Big 12 season

    Anything under 5th would be an extreme disappointment with 5 seniors on the roster (4 RS)



  12. #12
    All-Star
    Points: 38,432, Level: 60
    Level completed: 49%, Points required for next Level: 618
    Overall activity: 18.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    dahliaclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    Location
    Minneapolis
    Posts
    1,192
    Points
    38,432
    Level
    60
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 20
    Given: 29

    Re: Jason King's take on the Big 12 season

    Switch Baylor and OSU and that is exactly what I picked for the finish of the league yesterday.



  13. #13
    All-Star
    Points: 71,175, Level: 82
    Level completed: 84%, Points required for next Level: 275
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    brokenloginagain's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2006
    Posts
    1,952
    Points
    71,175
    Level
    82
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 10
    Given: 0

    Re: Jason King's take on the Big 12 season

    Quote Originally Posted by Cydkar View Post
    "Iowa State is incredibly well-coached..."

    I'm not smart enough to know how true this is but Fred is often lauded for his coaching ability. Not bad for a greenhorn.
    probably due to the fact jason king was the KU beat writer when we were coached by wayne morgan and greg mcdermott.



  14. #14
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 60,991, Level: 76
    Level completed: 59%, Points required for next Level: 659
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    WalkingCY's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2008
    Location
    Kansas City
    Posts
    4,894
    Points
    60,991
    Level
    76
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 15
    Given: 104

    Re: Jason King's take on the Big 12 season

    Quote Originally Posted by brokenloginagain View Post
    probably due to the fact jason king was the KU beat writer when we were coached by wayne morgan and greg mcdermott.
    At least Morgan beat KU in '05. "He who shall not be named" never did.



  15. #15
    All-Star
    Points: 43,312, Level: 64
    Level completed: 28%, Points required for next Level: 938
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    May 2011
    Posts
    1,767
    Points
    43,312
    Level
    64
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 8
    Given: 6

    Re: Jason King's take on the Big 12 season

    I think 4th is very accurate. We should be able to hold our home court win the only toss ups being KU and OSU imo. We should sweep TCU and Tech easily. WVU and OU would be the next 2 we should be looking at sweeping. I'd call Texas a sweep too but they get Kabongo back the day they play us at Texas. Will they be much better with him or will they struggle adjusting to his playing after 2/3s the season without him.

    4th is absolutely doable.



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