Hoiberg's keys to beating Texas Tech
Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 31
  1. #1
    Recruit
    Points: 2,860, Level: 15
    Level completed: 37%, Points required for next Level: 190
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    1000 Experience Points1 year registered

    Join Date
    Nov 2012
    Posts
    84
    Points
    2,860
    Level
    15
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 2

    Hoiberg's keys to beating Texas Tech

    Fred talks about going back on the road to face Texas Tech, improving on the offensive glass, and Melvin Ejim's solid play this season.

    CFTV: Hoiberg talks Texas Tech | News | Men's Basketball | Cyclone Fanatic



  2. #2
    Legend
    Points: 206,214, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    jbhtexas's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    Arlington, TX
    Posts
    11,089
    Points
    206,214
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 357
    Given: 249

    Re: Hoiberg's keys to beating Texas Tech

    Guards need to box out. It will be interesting to see whether ISU fixes that problem or TT exploits it...


    "Don't worry Boss...they can't do nothin' 'til they're through sparklin'..."

    Avatar - America's new superhero...Cenex Guy

  3. #3
    Pro
    Points: 36,885, Level: 59
    Level completed: 20%, Points required for next Level: 965
    Overall activity: 10.0%
    Achievements:
    Social25000 Experience PointsVeteran
    CynadoAlley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Location
    Ames via Akron, IA
    Posts
    2,141
    Points
    36,885
    Level
    59
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 226
    Given: 150

    Re: Hoiberg's keys to beating Texas Tech

    It's a good game to try and fix these problems. Hopefully the guys can figure it out in time for Saturday. We'll need to rebound well against Purple Kansas and the rest of the upper-Big12.



  4. #4
    Bench Warmer
    Points: 7,255, Level: 25
    Level completed: 41%, Points required for next Level: 295
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    5000 Experience Points1 year registered

    Join Date
    Jan 2013
    Location
    Houston, TX
    Posts
    240
    Points
    7,255
    Level
    25
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 28
    Given: 23

    Re: Hoiberg's keys to beating Texas Tech

    Quote Originally Posted by MattVanWinkle View Post
    keys to beating Texas Tech

    arrive safely with at least 5 players.



  5. #5
    Legend
    Points: 164,629, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 49.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Aug 2008
    Location
    Here nor there
    Posts
    12,390
    Points
    164,629
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 715
    Given: 1,122

    Re: Hoiberg's keys to beating Texas Tech

    Quote Originally Posted by jbhtexas View Post
    Guards need to box out. It will be interesting to see whether ISU fixes that problem or TT exploits it...
    Yep. Fred explicitly stated in his Monday conference that guards not getting a body on someone was one of the issues with rebounding in the WVU and TCU games. He also said there were some unlucky bounces in the TCU game, which although true, you usually do not hear the coach saying that.



  6. #6
    Speechless
    Points: 336,678, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 24.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    bawbie's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Cedar Rapids, IA
    Posts
    19,443
    Points
    336,678
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,171
    Given: 2,042

    Re: Hoiberg's keys to beating Texas Tech

    for the record, kenpom.com has TCU at #258 and TTU at #262.

    Tech is much better offensively than TCU (234 vs 329), but still not good.

    They are a much worse defensive team (276 vs 116). And they play at a pace similar to us, rather than glacially like TCU.

    So this game should be up in the 70's, and we shouldn't have any problem scoring the ball. I predict that we make Tech look like a good offensive team for a while, then get stingy on defense late in the game and pull away to a 82-67 win.



  7. #7
    Pro
    Points: 36,885, Level: 59
    Level completed: 20%, Points required for next Level: 965
    Overall activity: 10.0%
    Achievements:
    Social25000 Experience PointsVeteran
    CynadoAlley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Location
    Ames via Akron, IA
    Posts
    2,141
    Points
    36,885
    Level
    59
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 226
    Given: 150

    Re: Hoiberg's keys to beating Texas Tech

    Quote Originally Posted by bawbie View Post
    for the record, kenpom.com has TCU at #258 and TTU at #262.

    Tech is much better offensively than TCU (234 vs 329), but still not good.

    They are a much worse defensive team (276 vs 116). And they play at a pace similar to us, rather than glacially like TCU.

    So this game should be up in the 70's, and we shouldn't have any problem scoring the ball. I predict that we make Tech look like a good offensive team for a while, then get stingy on defense late in the game and pull away to a 82-67 win.
    I was thinking along these lines as well. I think we'll probably come out slow, maybe only be up by a few at half, then explode to beat them by about twenty.



  8. #8
    Speechless
    Points: 288,634, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 41.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    VeloClone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Brooklyn Park, MN
    Posts
    15,483
    Points
    288,634
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,203
    Given: 3,789

    Re: Hoiberg's keys to beating Texas Tech

    Quote Originally Posted by bawbie View Post
    for the record, kenpom.com has TCU at #258 and TTU at #262.

    Tech is much better offensively than TCU (234 vs 329), but still not good.

    They are a much worse defensive team (276 vs 116). And they play at a pace similar to us, rather than glacially like TCU.

    So this game should be up in the 70's, and we shouldn't have any problem scoring the ball. I predict that we make Tech look like a good offensive team for a while, then get stingy on defense late in the game and pull away to a 82-67 win.

    There is no room for your so-called "facts" here.



    I think you are right. Their style of play definitely plays into the Cyclones' hands.


    "There are five real good recruits in the state. We got three of them. One couldn’t get into school, and the other went to (the University of) Iowa...which is about the same thing." - Coach Johnny Orr

  9. #9
    All-Star
    Points: 18,125, Level: 41
    Level completed: 9%, Points required for next Level: 825
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    mjhavlo76's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Posts
    1,420
    Points
    18,125
    Level
    41
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 13
    Given: 3

    Re: Hoiberg's keys to beating Texas Tech

    Got a bad vibe about this Tech game. Hope I'm wrong!!



  10. #10
    Addict
    Points: 81,548, Level: 88
    Level completed: 78%, Points required for next Level: 402
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Erik4Cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    Des Moines, IA
    Posts
    7,398
    Points
    81,548
    Level
    88
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 333
    Given: 221

    Re: Hoiberg's keys to beating Texas Tech

    Show up.



  11. #11
    Starter
    Points: 17,832, Level: 40
    Level completed: 73%, Points required for next Level: 218
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    25000 Experience PointsVeteran
    hexodat64's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Location
    Ames, IA and MN
    Posts
    971
    Points
    17,832
    Level
    40
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 52
    Given: 29

    Re: Hoiberg's keys to beating Texas Tech

    I think we just need to score more points. That should do it



  12. #12
    Addict
    Points: 81,548, Level: 88
    Level completed: 78%, Points required for next Level: 402
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Erik4Cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    Des Moines, IA
    Posts
    7,398
    Points
    81,548
    Level
    88
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 333
    Given: 221

    Re: Hoiberg's keys to beating Texas Tech

    Quote Originally Posted by hexodat64 View Post
    I think we just need to score more points. That should do it
    While scoring more points is nice it doesn't 100% guarantee victory. I think if we hold them to less points than we score we have a good chance.



  13. #13
    Addict
    Points: 127,180, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 13.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    tim_redd's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    7,551
    Points
    127,180
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 211
    Given: 121

    Re: Hoiberg's keys to beating Texas Tech

    Quote Originally Posted by JusHappy2BeHere View Post
    arrive safely with at least 4 players.
    Fixed



  14. #14
    Addict
    Points: 121,043, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 21.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience PointsSocial
    Cycsk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Posts
    9,893
    Points
    121,043
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 519
    Given: 467

    Re: Hoiberg's keys to beating Texas Tech

    Quote Originally Posted by jbhtexas View Post
    Guards need to box out. It will be interesting to see whether ISU fixes that problem or TT exploits it...

    Seems to be a bigger problem than just the guards. Everyone seems to be playing hard on offense and defense, but relying on athleticism to get some rebounds we might not get otherwise, but not focusing enough on rebounding position. Lots of times, we are just clearing out and going down court after our shots. Or, we are letting their bigs get inside position for easy offensive rebounds and put-back shots. I haven't thought the guards not boxing out was much worse of a problem than our bigs not boxing out.

    We are doing okay anyway, but it is one of those areas where improvement could take us to the next level. We are going to need to be a much better rebounding team.



  15. #15
    Addict
    Points: 95,449, Level: 96
    Level completed: 20%, Points required for next Level: 1,601
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    tejasclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    Austin, TX
    Posts
    5,929
    Points
    95,449
    Level
    96
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 176
    Given: 122

    Re: Hoiberg's keys to beating Texas Tech

    Quote Originally Posted by hexodat64 View Post
    I think we just need to score more points. That should do it
    Your ideas are intriguing to me, and I wish to subscribe to your newsletter.



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: Cyclones.tv
  • HOOPS: Iowa State vs. Mississippi Valley State
  • December 31, 2014
  • 06:00 PM