Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 38
  1. #1
    All-Star
    Points: 28,905, Level: 52
    Level completed: 24%, Points required for next Level: 845
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered25000 Experience Points
    JohnnyFive's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Posts
    1,988
    Points
    28,905
    Level
    52
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 60
    Given: 28

    Tyrus McGee - A Tribute

    First off, I just wanted to say Tyrus McGee will hold a special place in this Cyclone fan's heart long after he plays his last game for Iowa State sometime in the next three or four weeks.

    We've seen him sacrifice minutes for the good of the team, drain crazy rainbow threes that might have gotten him benched had he missed them, and become the go-to guy when nobody else seemed to want to take on that burden.

    With all that said, I thought McGee played one of his best games tonight. He scored 14 points in only 21 minutes and needed just five shots to get it. When ISU couldn't buy a three during that one long Oklahoma State run, McGee went to the rack and got to the line, which is something ISU hasn't done enough of this season when the threes stopped falling.

    I just thought it was cool to see what I consider the nation's best shooter impact a game without shooting the ball much. He is what's great about ISU and about Hilton Magic. Tonight it hit me how much I'm going to miss him when he's gone.



  2. #2
    All-Star
    Points: 34,530, Level: 57
    Level completed: 24%, Points required for next Level: 920
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered25000 Experience Points
    iacyguy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Location
    Dirty Dodge
    Posts
    1,850
    Points
    34,530
    Level
    57
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 13
    Given: 10

    Re: Tyrus McGee - A Tribute

    Ill give him my tribute when he becomes a superstar in the big dance and wins us the title



  3. #3
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 136,292, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 33.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered50000 Experience Points
    WhatchaGonnaDo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Posts
    4,590
    Points
    136,292
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 67
    Given: 59

    Re: Tyrus McGee - A Tribute

    Quote Originally Posted by iacyguy View Post
    Ill give him my tribute when he becomes a superstar in the big dance and wins us the title
    Tough crowd.



  4. #4
    All-Star
    Points: 28,905, Level: 52
    Level completed: 24%, Points required for next Level: 845
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered25000 Experience Points
    JohnnyFive's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Posts
    1,988
    Points
    28,905
    Level
    52
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 60
    Given: 28

    Re: Tyrus McGee - A Tribute

    Quote Originally Posted by iacyguy View Post
    Ill give him my tribute when he becomes a superstar in the big dance and wins us the title
    Without him ISU doesn't sniff the dance this season.



  5. #5
    Pro
    Points: 148,969, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 54.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    peteypie's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2007
    Posts
    3,191
    Points
    148,969
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 68
    Given: 156

    Re: Tyrus McGee - A Tribute

    I was hoping for a Montague. I guess I'll wait till after the tourney.


    Ill put any dollar that if I get this ball again, Long said, Its going in.
    - Naz Long to Markel Brown before hitting the game tying shot.

  6. #6
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 136,292, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 33.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered50000 Experience Points
    WhatchaGonnaDo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Posts
    4,590
    Points
    136,292
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 67
    Given: 59

    Re: Tyrus McGee - A Tribute

    Quote Originally Posted by peteypie View Post
    I was hoping for a Montague. I guess I'll wait till after the tourney.
    Montage?



  7. #7
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 41,333, Level: 62
    Level completed: 76%, Points required for next Level: 317
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    heitclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    Malvern, IA
    Posts
    4,356
    Points
    41,333
    Level
    62
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 30
    Given: 77

    Re: Tyrus McGee - A Tribute

    Loved it tonight when he hit his 3 late, the announcer said "Chalk it up" or something along those lines before he had even shot the ball. People in our conference know what kind of shooter he is, hopefully the next few weeks he'll get to show the rest of the country.



  8. #8
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 41,333, Level: 62
    Level completed: 76%, Points required for next Level: 317
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    heitclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    Malvern, IA
    Posts
    4,356
    Points
    41,333
    Level
    62
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 30
    Given: 77

    Re: Tyrus McGee - A Tribute

    Quote Originally Posted by WhatchaGonnaDo View Post
    Montage?
    Capulet?



  9. #9
    Bench Warmer
    Points: 13,670, Level: 35
    Level completed: 46%, Points required for next Level: 380
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Posts
    270
    Points
    13,670
    Level
    35
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2
    Given: 2

    Re: Tyrus McGee - A Tribute

    Quote Originally Posted by peteypie View Post
    I was hoping for a Montague. I guess I'll wait till after the tourney.
    I was hoping for a Capulet.



  10. #10
    Legend
    Points: 269,196, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 44.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Doc's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Posts
    11,165
    Points
    269,196
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 148
    Given: 236

    Re: Tyrus McGee - A Tribute

    All I ever say about McGee is that "He doesn't miss". He simply doesn't miss when he has a shot.



  11. #11
    All-Star
    Points: 34,530, Level: 57
    Level completed: 24%, Points required for next Level: 920
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered25000 Experience Points
    iacyguy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Location
    Dirty Dodge
    Posts
    1,850
    Points
    34,530
    Level
    57
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 13
    Given: 10

    Re: Tyrus McGee - A Tribute

    Quote Originally Posted by WhatchaGonnaDo View Post
    Tough crowd.
    Mostly joke and some truth to that. Let me know when you figure it out


    hint: dont let me know cuz i dont really care HAHAHA
    double hint: no i really do care. just let me know bro



  12. #12
    Legend
    Points: 269,196, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 44.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Doc's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Posts
    11,165
    Points
    269,196
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 148
    Given: 236

    Re: Tyrus McGee - A Tribute

    Quote Originally Posted by iacyguy View Post
    Mostly joke and some truth to that. Let me know when you figure it out


    hint: dont let me know cuz i dont really care HAHAHA
    double hint: no i really do care. just let me know bro
    As long as you're right about SDW, nobody will care if it was a joke or not.



  13. #13
    All-Star
    Points: 34,530, Level: 57
    Level completed: 24%, Points required for next Level: 920
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered25000 Experience Points
    iacyguy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Location
    Dirty Dodge
    Posts
    1,850
    Points
    34,530
    Level
    57
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 13
    Given: 10

    Re: Tyrus McGee - A Tribute

    Quote Originally Posted by Doc View Post
    As long as you're right about SDW, nobody will care if it was a joke or not.



  14. #14
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 93,586, Level: 95
    Level completed: 23%, Points required for next Level: 1,464
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsSocialVeteran

    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Location
    West Des Moines
    Posts
    3,954
    Points
    93,586
    Level
    95
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Tyrus McGee - A Tribute

    His three to put us up 10 with 3 minutes had me running around my place freaking out. Just watched highlights and gave me goosebumps.



  15. #15
    Addict
    Points: 50,543, Level: 69
    Level completed: 57%, Points required for next Level: 607
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    AirWalke's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    5,712
    Points
    50,543
    Level
    69
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 8
    Given: 2

    Re: Tyrus McGee - A Tribute

    He's ended up being my favorite Cyclone MBB player since Rahshon Clark. Every time he's on the floor he just seems to give 110%, even if he ends up missing that 3 pointer or ends up failing to save a ball going out of bounds.. he's always there. The newcomers next season will have some big shoes to filll.


    Go Sssssssssyclones!

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • Football
  • Iowa State vs. North Dakota State
  • August 30, 2014
  • 06:00 PM