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    How good can George's get?

    Just thinking about him as a junior or senior gets me excited. He's got the Basketball IQ of a fifth year senior and great footwork downlow. If he can turn some of that baby fat into muscle and get a step quicker. Wow



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    Re: How good can George's get?

    No way he's here all 4 years. Probably lucky to get three out of him IMO.

    He's so skilled. Once he gets better physically, it's a wrap.



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    Re: How good can George's get?

    I don't see him leaving early, not athletic enough IMO.



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    Re: How good can George's get?

    I think muscles and conditioning are the key, especially on defense. You can also train to be more explosive, though obviously genetics are part of that.



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    Re: How good can George's get?

    Quote Originally Posted by Drive4cy View Post
    No way he's here all 4 years. Probably lucky to get three out of him IMO.

    He's so skilled. Once he gets better physically, it's a wrap.
    He has the skill, yes. The athleticism/body type is what's going to keep him here for four. I compare him to a Doug McDermott. He's an undersized 4, but he's not quick enough to be a 3.



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    Re: How good can George's get?

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonestate10 View Post
    Just thinking about him as a junior or senior gets me excited. He's got the Basketball IQ of a fifth year senior and great footwork downlow. If he can turn some of that baby fat into muscle and get a step quicker. Wow
    For future reference, I know that silent "s" is confusing, but no apostrophes needed in his name.



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    Re: How good can George's get?

    it really depends on how much work he wants to put in.


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    Re: How good can George's get?

    I think he'll be a 4 year player and his jersey will be in the rafters someday.



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    Re: How good can George's get?

    Quote Originally Posted by Drive4cy View Post
    No way he's here all 4 years. Probably lucky to get three out of him IMO.

    He's so skilled. Once he gets better physically, it's a wrap.
    Three years at least. He comes off as someone who loves Iowa State and a smart guy who would want to graduate. I think all four years are very possible... But at least three years.



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    Re: How good can George's get?

    I see the offense really running through him with the screen/handoff like they ran with Royce last year. He doesn't handle the ball or pass quite as well as Royce, but he's still a great passer for a big guy, and he adds the outside shot that Royce completely missed.

    I think the best comp for him that I've come up with is a slightly better Draymond Green. They are roughly the same size, as Green is listed at 6'7" 230# and Georges is 6'7" 245#. Green didn't do nearly as much as a freshman or sophmore, but as a senior he averaged 16.2ppg, 10.6 rpg and 4.3 apg. I could see Georges ending up with something like 18/8/5 by his senior year.



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    Re: How good can George's get?

    Spelling police hinted that Georges's is the way to spell it?


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    Re: How good can George's get?

    Quote Originally Posted by Drive4cy View Post
    No way he's here all 4 years. Probably lucky to get three out of him IMO.

    He's so skilled. Once he gets better physically, it's a wrap.
    Only way he isn't here all 4 years is if he transfers.



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    Re: How good can George's get?

    I think he will be here all 4 years and be all conference and probably 2nd or 3rd team all-american. I think the Doug McDermott reference is good, both have an inside and outside game - while have a high basketball IQ, they just seem to be in the right place at the right time.

    Not sure how his game will translate to the NBA, but I think he will be on a roster for a number of years collecting a fat paycheck.



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    Re: How good can George's get?

    He would be greatly aided if we recruit a good inside big man.


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    Re: How good can George's get?

    What is the scoring record? I think he can challenge that!


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