View Poll Results: What Big 12 Team Would You Like ISU to Play 1st Round?

Voters
125. You may not vote on this poll
  • Kansas

    6 4.80%
  • Kansas St.

    4 3.20%
  • Oklahoma St.

    1 0.80%
  • Oklahoma

    96 76.80%
  • Baylor

    18 14.40%
Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 21
  1. #1
    Speechless
    Points: 362,499, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 19.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsSocialOverdriveCreated Album picturesVeteran
    Cy$'s Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    17,574
    Points
    362,499
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,538
    Given: 3,155

    Who would you want Iowa State to play in Big 12 Tourney?

    Which team in the first round of the B12 Tourney would you want Iowa State to play against?

    I suppose there are a couple ways to look at this. The team you want to play, and the team you want to play because you think ISU has the best chance to beat them.

    I didn't put WVU or Texas because I assume ISU would have to collapse big time to be in a 7v10 game.


    Last edited by Cy$; 02-21-2013 at 02:20 AM.
    Quote Originally Posted by Miniclone11 View Post
    Bronco fans better take a good look. This is their future unfolding in front of them. It's about to get uglier.
    Quote Originally Posted by Hoiball92 View Post
    Carolina by 17
    Quote Originally Posted by cmjh10 View Post
    Yeah, Carolina is going to win the Superbowl
    Quote Originally Posted by GeorgesFan View Post
    If you never had Fred then you never would have had Georges. Think about that for a minute you stupid *****

  2. #2
    Speechless
    Points: 450,511, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 11.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    alarson's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    23,839
    Points
    450,511
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,708
    Given: 1,558

    Re: Who would you want Iowa State to play in Big 12 Tourney?

    I'll vote for oklahoma. We match up well against them and it showed when they played in ames.



  3. #3
    Pro
    Points: 83,008, Level: 89
    Level completed: 59%, Points required for next Level: 742
    Overall activity: 23.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    BBHMagic's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    Posts
    3,147
    Points
    83,008
    Level
    89
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,216
    Given: 2,261

    Re: Who would you want Iowa State to play in Big 12 Tourney?

    Quote Originally Posted by alarson View Post
    I'll vote for oklahoma. We match up well against them and it showed when they played in ames.
    Agree. Plus they no longer have Buddy Hield. The only other choice would be Baylor. I still don't like that match up because, even though we swept them, they have great players and you never know when they'll have an awesome game.


    Cy has balls of steel.

  4. #4
    Pro
    Points: 32,479, Level: 55
    Level completed: 49%, Points required for next Level: 571
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    2,925
    Points
    32,479
    Level
    55
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 64
    Given: 17

    Re: Who would you want Iowa State to play in Big 12 Tourney?

    1. Oklahoma
    2. Baylor
    3. Kansas St.
    4. Kansas
    5. Oklahoma St.



  5. #5
    All-Star
    Points: 55,244, Level: 72
    Level completed: 80%, Points required for next Level: 306
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    MNCYWX's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Location
    Spamville, MN
    Posts
    1,646
    Points
    55,244
    Level
    72
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 343
    Given: 195

    Re: Who would you want Iowa State to play in Big 12 Tourney?

    I'm sure you mean 2nd round as only 7-10 picks play in 1st round. (not trying to be an ***). My pick would likely be Oklahoma... Baylor close behind.


    "Science is a wonderful thing if one does not have to earn one's living at it." -- Albert Einstein

  6. #6
    Rookie
    Points: 10,139, Level: 30
    Level completed: 32%, Points required for next Level: 411
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    Polk City, IA
    Posts
    421
    Points
    10,139
    Level
    30
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 22
    Given: 15

    Re: Who would you want Iowa State to play in Big 12 Tourney?

    I ran the conference predictor this morning and have us at 3rd place facing a 6th place Baylor. It's tough beating a team three times in a row... I was a bit of a homer and had us only losing one more game though.



  7. #7
    Speechless
    Points: 329,988, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 69.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    chuckd4735's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Posts
    20,172
    Points
    329,988
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 4,184
    Given: 879

    Re: Who would you want Iowa State to play in Big 12 Tourney?

    There is still a decent chance ISU could get 2nd, so you could add WV and Texas to this as well. That being said, I see the final standings being something like this...

    1. Kansas (14 - 4) Defeated Kansas State based on head-to-head record.
    2. Kansas State (14 - 4) Lost to Kansas based on head-to-head record.
    3. Oklahoma State (13 - 5)
    4. Iowa State (12 - 6) Defeated Oklahoma based on record against #1 teams.
    5. Oklahoma (12 - 6) Lost to Iowa State based on record against #1 teams.
    6. Baylor (8 - 10)
    7. Texas (7 - 11)
    8. West Virginia (6 - 12)
    9. Texas Tech (3 - 15)
    10. TCU (1 - 17)


    Last edited by chuckd4735; 02-21-2013 at 06:52 AM.

  8. #8
    Pro
    Points: 40,872, Level: 62
    Level completed: 41%, Points required for next Level: 778
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    ISU_phoria's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Andover, MN
    Posts
    2,041
    Points
    40,872
    Level
    62
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 127
    Given: 17

    Re: Who would you want Iowa State to play in Big 12 Tourney?

    TCU, please



  9. #9
    Legend
    Points: 152,803, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 29.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    cyclones500's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Michigan
    Posts
    12,971
    Points
    152,803
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,209
    Given: 2,369

    Re: Who would you want Iowa State to play in Big 12 Tourney?

    Quote Originally Posted by IHavNoCyCash View Post
    Which team in the first round of the B12 Tourney would you want Iowa State to play against?

    I suppose there are a couple ways to look at this. The team you want to play, and the team you want to play because you think ISU has the best chance to beat them.

    I didn't put WVU or Texas because I assume ISU would have to collapse big time to be in a 7v10 game.
    I was going to do a write-in vote for WVa or Texas because it could mean Iowa State has the top seed and plays the 8 seed.



  10. #10
    Legend
    Points: 152,803, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 29.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    cyclones500's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Michigan
    Posts
    12,971
    Points
    152,803
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,209
    Given: 2,369

    Re: Who would you want Iowa State to play in Big 12 Tourney?

    Quote Originally Posted by blizzisu View Post
    I ran the conference predictor this morning and have us at 3rd place facing a 6th place Baylor. It's tough beating a team three times in a row... I was a bit of a homer and had us only losing one more game though.
    I don't usually buy into the 3-times idea, unless first two were extremely close games. I almost prefer playing someone my team has already swept — and in this case, I don't think Baylor can beat ISU this year. (I know, "Texas has no chance" .... )

    Also, if it was (3) ISU (6) Baylor, that means Cyclones are probably an at-large lock going into it anyway.



  11. #11
    Walk On
    Points: 3,871, Level: 18
    Level completed: 6%, Points required for next Level: 379
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    1000 Experience PointsSocialVeteran
    Karsten21's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Location
    Rockville, MD
    Posts
    186
    Points
    3,871
    Level
    18
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Who would you want Iowa State to play in Big 12 Tourney?

    I think the tourney may end up being one of the greatest for the conference. Anybody can beat anyone else any given day, so a #3, #4, and #5 seed can end up being the tourney champ!! I like the Clones chances, meaning they play well the rest of the year.


    If you take away first base, they'll just go find a new ballpark to play in.

  12. #12
    Addict
    Points: 136,129, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    ianoconnor's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2007
    Location
    Urbandale
    Posts
    8,308
    Points
    136,129
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,273
    Given: 2,796

    Re: Who would you want Iowa State to play in Big 12 Tourney?

    I picked Kansas because it will make our title run that much sweeter.



  13. #13
    Addict
    Points: 171,609, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 55.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran

    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Posts
    9,220
    Points
    171,609
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 5,071
    Given: 18,418

    Re: Who would you want Iowa State to play in Big 12 Tourney?

    As long as they play the losing team, I'm good.



  14. #14
    Bench Warmer
    Points: 10,832, Level: 31
    Level completed: 41%, Points required for next Level: 418
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Recommendation Second ClassVeteran10000 Experience Points
    im4iast8's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2008
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    304
    Points
    10,832
    Level
    31
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 9
    Given: 15

    Re: Who would you want Iowa State to play in Big 12 Tourney?

    I guees we all think Oklahoma State is the best team in this conference



  15. #15
    Speechless
    Points: 401,634, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 70.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    bawbie's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Cedar Rapids, IA
    Posts
    24,545
    Points
    401,634
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 5,097
    Given: 7,945

    Re: Who would you want Iowa State to play in Big 12 Tourney?

    Quote Originally Posted by chuckd4735 View Post
    There is still a decent chance ISU could get 2nd, so you could add WV and Texas to this as well. That being said, I see the final standings being something like this...
    Given who has what left, I think 2nd is a very long shot. It's certainly still possible, but it would mean us running the table, plus Kansas or KSU losing @Baylor.

    That said, I think your projected final standings look about right to me, if we can pull off 4-1 in our last 5.



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: TBA
  • Football Season Opener vs. UNI
  • September 3, 2016
  • 07:00 PM