Page 1 of 4 1234 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 60

Thread: Ejim

  1. #1
    Rookie
    Points: 6,788, Level: 24
    Level completed: 48%, Points required for next Level: 262
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Oct 2012
    Posts
    402
    Points
    6,788
    Level
    24
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 72
    Given: 3

    Ejim

    I think he's a good player but what was going through his head when he got that defensive rebound when we were up 4? He held onto to the ball for like 5 seconds without even attempting to outlet the ball and then let's forte rip it out of his hands. Then to top it off he makes a boneheaded foul when forte has no chance of scoring over him. It changed momentum and pretty much lost us the game. He's one of my favorite Iowa state players but I hate him tonight



  2. #2
    All-Star
    Points: 12,793, Level: 34
    Level completed: 21%, Points required for next Level: 557
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered10000 Experience Points
    CY88CE11's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2012
    Location
    The Des
    Posts
    1,013
    Points
    12,793
    Level
    34
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 174
    Given: 352

    Re: Ejim

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonefan710 View Post
    I think he's a good player but what was going through his head when he got that defensive rebound when we were up 4? He held onto to the ball for like 5 seconds without even attempting to outlet the ball and then let's forte rip it out of his hands. Then to top it off he makes a boneheaded foul when forte has no chance of scoring over him. It changed momentum and pretty much lost us the game. He's one of my favorite Iowa state players but I hate him tonight
    This is a bad thread, and you should feel bad.



  3. #3
    Rookie
    Points: 6,788, Level: 24
    Level completed: 48%, Points required for next Level: 262
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Oct 2012
    Posts
    402
    Points
    6,788
    Level
    24
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 72
    Given: 3

    Re: Ejim

    It was a big play. I just don't understand why wouldn't he outlet it? He had guys open. It was one of the dumbest plays I've ever seen.



  4. #4
    Speechless
    Points: 370,942, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 21.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsSocialVeteranOverdriveRecommendation Second Class
    ISUCubswin's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Location
    My Playhouse
    Posts
    15,898
    Points
    370,942
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3,759
    Given: 1,181

    Re: Ejim

    My guess is, even though he had guys open, there were two guys on him and he isn't exactly the most athletic guy.

    Should he have called timeout? Yes.

    Is that play the reason we lost this game? Or the refs calls? Or Hoibergs timeouts? Or Clyburn letting guys cut right to the hoop without challenging them? Or Okie State nailing that halfcourt buzzer beater?

    I really don't think any single topic cost us the game.

    I do, however, think we beat ourselves, and not the other way around.


    Self-Proclaimed Smartest and Goodest Looking Poster on Cyclone Fanatic 4 years running*

    *Fitzy not included

  5. #5
    Rookie
    Points: 11,912, Level: 32
    Level completed: 95%, Points required for next Level: 38
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience PointsVeteran
    CycloneNation18's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Location
    Harlan, IA
    Posts
    506
    Points
    11,912
    Level
    32
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 5
    Given: 4

    Re: Ejim

    The turnover was ridiculous. He should have gotten rid of the ball immediately, but the foul was bs. He didn't even touch Forte. Forte won an academy award for that flop and got rewarded for it.


    Favorite Teams:
    Kansas City Chiefs: 9-7, Next Game: Offseason
    Iowa State Cyclones Basketball: 15-4(5-2), Next Game: vs. TCU
    Chicago Cubs: 73-89, #WeGotMaddon

  6. #6
    Rookie
    Points: 6,788, Level: 24
    Level completed: 48%, Points required for next Level: 262
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Oct 2012
    Posts
    402
    Points
    6,788
    Level
    24
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 72
    Given: 3

    Re: Ejim

    Ya I realize there are other factors but that was the one time in the game where it finally felt like we were going to get the win and then ejim does the unthinkable.



  7. #7
    Rookie
    Points: 6,788, Level: 24
    Level completed: 48%, Points required for next Level: 262
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Oct 2012
    Posts
    402
    Points
    6,788
    Level
    24
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 72
    Given: 3

    Re: Ejim

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneNation18 View Post
    The turnover was ridiculous. He should have gotten rid of the ball immediately, but the foul was bs. He didn't even touch Forte. Forte won an academy award for that flop and got rewarded for it.
    Ya that's why I said it was a boneheaded foul. It looked clean but you can't bring your arm down like that. The ref will call it almost every time. If he would have just blocked it and not brought his arm down in frustration it wouldn't have been a foul. The foul following that was complete garbage when forte was on the ground and he landed in his legs.



  8. #8
    All-Star
    Points: 12,793, Level: 34
    Level completed: 21%, Points required for next Level: 557
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered10000 Experience Points
    CY88CE11's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2012
    Location
    The Des
    Posts
    1,013
    Points
    12,793
    Level
    34
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 174
    Given: 352

    Re: Ejim

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonefan710 View Post
    Ya I realize there are other factors but that was the one time in the game where it finally felt like we were going to get the win and then ejim does the unthinkable.
    There were many times in the game where it felt like we were going to get the win. We were up 9 twice. Blaming this game on one play by Ejim (the obvious foul notwithstanding) is ridiculous.



  9. #9
    Rookie
    Points: 6,788, Level: 24
    Level completed: 48%, Points required for next Level: 262
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Oct 2012
    Posts
    402
    Points
    6,788
    Level
    24
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 72
    Given: 3

    Re: Ejim

    Quote Originally Posted by CY88CE11 View Post
    There were many times in the game where it felt like we were going to get the win. We were up 9 twice. Blaming this game on one play by Ejim (the obvious foul notwithstanding) is ridiculous.
    Being up nine doesn't mean anything when it's in the first half or like 15 min left lol do watch much basketball? A team getting up by 9 and losing isn't out of the ordinary. Basketball is a game of runs



  10. #10
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 67,703, Level: 80
    Level completed: 79%, Points required for next Level: 347
    Overall activity: 12.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Goothrey's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2009
    Location
    Austin, Tx
    Posts
    3,814
    Points
    67,703
    Level
    80
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 363
    Given: 106

    Re: Ejim

    That play was a game changer. Can't be denied.


    Rip 'n Shred - Shred 'n Rip

    Check out my ratings site!

  11. #11
    Legend
    Points: 180,735, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second Class50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    cyguytillidie's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    10,994
    Points
    180,735
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 281
    Given: 492

    Re: Ejim

    Ejim has had a rough go of it the last few games. Don't think he has scored in double figures since the West Virginia or Texas game.



  12. #12
    All-Star
    Points: 12,793, Level: 34
    Level completed: 21%, Points required for next Level: 557
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered10000 Experience Points
    CY88CE11's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2012
    Location
    The Des
    Posts
    1,013
    Points
    12,793
    Level
    34
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 174
    Given: 352

    Re: Ejim

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonefan710 View Post
    Being up nine doesn't mean anything when it's in the first half or like 15 min left lol do watch much basketball? A team getting up by 9 and losing isn't out of the ordinary. Basketball is a game of runs
    Do watch much basketball, indeed. Do watch much basketball? I understand that's not out of the ordinary. But to blame an entire game on a single play by one player, after a great rebound and a questionable non-call is ludicrous. He was trying to get rid of the ball, but was hacked by one of their posts, then turned straight into Forte, who stole it from him. My main point: Ejim is hardly the problem with our team right now, or even in this game.



  13. #13
    Addict
    Points: 92,036, Level: 94
    Level completed: 42%, Points required for next Level: 1,114
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsRecommendation Second ClassVeteran
    NATEizKING's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Location
    Hilton
    Posts
    8,063
    Points
    92,036
    Level
    94
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 827
    Given: 1,440

    Re: Ejim

    He got whacked a lot more on that "steal" than Forte did on the blocking "foul"



  14. #14
    Rookie
    Points: 14,490, Level: 36
    Level completed: 55%, Points required for next Level: 360
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience PointsVeteran

    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Posts
    408
    Points
    14,490
    Level
    36
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 45
    Given: 25

    Re: Ejim

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonefan710 View Post
    I think he's a good player but what was going through his head when he got that defensive rebound when we were up 4? He held onto to the ball for like 5 seconds without even attempting to outlet the ball and then let's forte rip it out of his hands. Then to top it off he makes a boneheaded foul when forte has no chance of scoring over him. It changed momentum and pretty much lost us the game. He's one of my favorite Iowa state players but I hate him tonight
    What was going through your head when you started this thread? This is dumb.



  15. #15
    Speechless
    Points: 789,153, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 38.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    Cyclonepride's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    A pineapple under the sea
    Posts
    54,267
    Points
    789,153
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 5,729
    Given: 2,567

    Re: Ejim

    He expected the defense to clear. They didn't.

    He is the type of player who gets his offense within the flow of the offense. Still had a very good game.



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
  • FOOTBALL: Iowa State vs. UNI
  • September 5, 2015
  • 07:00 PM