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    No matter how hard we try

    We foul at the 11 second mark and give them 2 and then they hit a 3 at the end. I don't get it. I hope Fred keeps coaching and they don't get down on themselves. Something is bound to go our way. Fingers crossed.



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    Re: No matter how hard we try

    Did we learn nothing from the Kansas game? How the hell did we not foul on the inbound?



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    Re: No matter how hard we try

    This game isn't over yet.


    Quote Originally Posted by John F. Kennedy
    not because they are easy, but because they are hard ... because that challenge is one that we are willing to accept, one we are unwilling to postpone, and one which we intend to win....

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    Re: No matter how hard we try

    Ouch. I feel bad for freddy. He's gonna have some major questions about this one too



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    Re: No matter how hard we try

    Have you ever seen a nice looking abc/gooch? When you see one of those you just want to slap it with a cane



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    Re: No matter how hard we try

    We be cursed



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    Re: No matter how hard we try

    On Fred again, can't coach the last minute of a game.



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    We are cursed...this doesn't happen to any other school.



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    Re: No matter how hard we try

    This, and either one of the overtimes, probably don't happen if Gibson doesn't play...




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    Re: No matter how hard we try

    Fred did foul that first time. The thing that NO ONE EVER TALKS ABOUT is that you just give the other team another possession or chance to steal or chance for ISU to f*** up. The inbounds play would have been hard to foul too with the person moving out from inside the lane. The problem was no one got on the inbounder. That's maybe a coach's mistake, but more likely a mental error. Letting Kabongo get that easy layup (similar to the KU game) is really what hurts again.



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    Re: No matter how hard we try

    Quote Originally Posted by moforisu View Post
    On Fred again, can't coach the last minute of a game.
    That's some really brilliant ignorance.



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    Re: No matter how hard we try

    Quote Originally Posted by ajk4st8 View Post
    Ouch. I feel bad for freddy. He's gonna have some major questions about this one too
    I hope Freddy learns from this season. And I'm not talking whether to foul or not up 3, as that probably varies depending on the situation and you never know which way was the right way until after the fact.

    I hope that he learns you need to be tough to win on the road. If not, you've seen the ceiling for him and this program last year. Fred is sort of a player's coach. He runs a soft, spread offense. He runs a soft, help defense. He recruits soft, offensive minded players.

    That will work in Hilton, but we won't win many games on the road without some more toughness and D.



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    Fool me once, shame on you. Fool me twice....well ****, we got fooled again.




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    Re: No matter how hard we try

    Quote Originally Posted by CY88CE11 View Post
    That's some really brilliant ignorance.
    I think Fred is an average coach, but there's not denying that we have absolutely sucked inside of a minute to play in both halves this year. We usually botch our last possession and it's rare that the other team doesn't hit their shot.

    I can see where he's coming from on that one.



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    Re: No matter how hard we try

    Quote Originally Posted by moforisu View Post
    On Fred again, can't coach the last minute of a game.
    Yes, Fred told Ejim to throw up a wild lay-up attempt with 14 seconds left on the shot clock in a tie ball game. Yes, Fred told Clyburn to hand the ball to the other team.



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