3/11 MBB Rankings
Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 19
  1. #1
    Starter
    Points: 20,133, Level: 43
    Level completed: 32%, Points required for next Level: 617
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    Jeffreyisu's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2008
    Location
    Minneapolis, MN
    Posts
    807
    Points
    20,133
    Level
    43
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3
    Given: 20

    3/11 MBB Rankings

    ISU not even receiving any votes? We beat the #13 team then get a Big 12 road win to finish regular season at 21-10 last week and nothing? I'm sure a lot of other teams receiving votes have similar records, and some with easier schedules. Why no respect?



  2. #2
    Rookie
    Points: 13,933, Level: 35
    Level completed: 84%, Points required for next Level: 117
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2010
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    493
    Points
    13,933
    Level
    35
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 83
    Given: 51

    Re: 3/11 MBB Rankings

    Because Booker flipped off fans....


    Kobe 24

  3. #3
    Speechless
    Points: 424,072, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 26.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    alarson's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    West Des Moines, IA
    Posts
    21,805
    Points
    424,072
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 878
    Given: 421

    Re: 3/11 MBB Rankings

    We're not a top 25 team. Top 40 i can buy, but not top 25.



  4. #4
    Pro
    Points: 60,436, Level: 76
    Level completed: 25%, Points required for next Level: 1,214
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Created Album pictures50000 Experience PointsVeteranSocial
    geburgess's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    WDSM, IA
    Posts
    2,382
    Points
    60,436
    Level
    76
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 0

    Re: 3/11 MBB Rankings

    We don't deserve to be ranked or getting votes. Justify how a 10 loss team with bad losses at Tech, at Texas, and at Iowa deserves votes, especially over any of the other teams getting votes.

    If we were 7-8 loss team and this was still the case, then we have a beef.


    Keepers of the Faith -- The Unknown



  5. #5
    Starter
    Points: 20,133, Level: 43
    Level completed: 32%, Points required for next Level: 617
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    Jeffreyisu's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2008
    Location
    Minneapolis, MN
    Posts
    807
    Points
    20,133
    Level
    43
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3
    Given: 20

    Re: 3/11 MBB Rankings

    Quote Originally Posted by alarson View Post
    We're not a top 25 team. Top 40 i can buy, but not top 25.
    Thank you for agreeing with me. There are about 15 teams listed as receiving votes outside the top 25, which would equal 40!



  6. #6
    Bench Warmer
    Points: 6,489, Level: 23
    Level completed: 88%, Points required for next Level: 61
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    5000 Experience PointsVeteran

    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Location
    Ankeny/Ames
    Posts
    339
    Points
    6,489
    Level
    23
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 4
    Given: 0

    Re: 3/11 MBB Rankings

    Who cares? As long as we're playing in the tournament we have as good of shot as anyone to win. Rankings go out the window.



  7. #7
    Speechless
    Points: 261,507, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 37.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    16,196
    Points
    261,507
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 875
    Given: 753

    Re: 3/11 MBB Rankings

    Quote Originally Posted by Jeffreyisu View Post
    ISU not even receiving any votes? We beat the #13 team then get a Big 12 road win to finish regular season at 21-10 last week and nothing? I'm sure a lot of other teams receiving votes have similar records, and some with easier schedules. Why no respect?
    notsureifserious



  8. #8
    Speechless
    Points: 424,072, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 26.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    alarson's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    West Des Moines, IA
    Posts
    21,805
    Points
    424,072
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 878
    Given: 421

    Re: 3/11 MBB Rankings

    Quote Originally Posted by Jeffreyisu View Post
    Thank you for agreeing with me. There are about 15 teams listed as receiving votes outside the top 25, which would equal 40!
    Except thats not how the polls work. All that means is that there are 15 other teams that somehow managed to get votes inside the top 25. It doesnt mean anyone voted those teams top 40. Since its pretty clear we're not top 25, we didnt get votes.



  9. #9
    All-Star
    Points: 60,159, Level: 76
    Level completed: 7%, Points required for next Level: 1,491
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    stevefrench's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Posts
    1,376
    Points
    60,159
    Level
    76
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 144
    Given: 63

    Re: 3/11 MBB Rankings

    is there a more worthless achievement than "receiving votes" a week before the NCAA tournament?

    making the dance is all that mattes at this point



  10. #10
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 83,431, Level: 89
    Level completed: 83%, Points required for next Level: 319
    Overall activity: 14.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    May 2008
    Posts
    4,198
    Points
    83,431
    Level
    89
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 479
    Given: 160

    Re: 3/11 MBB Rankings

    Maybe it's because Fred is not a good motivator.



  11. #11
    Pro
    Points: 56,759, Level: 73
    Level completed: 81%, Points required for next Level: 291
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Goothrey's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2009
    Location
    Austin, Tx
    Posts
    3,232
    Points
    56,759
    Level
    73
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 190
    Given: 33

    Re: 3/11 MBB Rankings

    Quote Originally Posted by gogagig View Post
    Maybe it's because Fred is not a good motivator.
    pollsters can see he is running out of gas


    Rip 'n Shred - Shred 'n Rip

    Check out my ratings site!

  12. #12
    Addict
    Points: 175,634, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    SplitIdentity's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    8,240
    Points
    175,634
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 178
    Given: 23

    Re: 3/11 MBB Rankings

    Quote Originally Posted by geburgess View Post
    We don't deserve to be ranked or getting votes. Justify how a 10 loss team with bad losses at Tech, at Texas, and at Iowa deserves votes, especially over any of the other teams getting votes.

    If we were 7-8 loss team and this was still the case, then we have a beef.
    I dunno, a team with only two bad losses and 8 against solid teams should still be considered close to the top 25 with the wins ISU has. Top 35 fo sho.


    The artist formerly known as SouthernHawk

  13. #13
    Legend
    Points: 146,041, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 25.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranOverdrive
    Judoka's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Location
    Timbuktu
    Posts
    11,160
    Points
    146,041
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 704
    Given: 785

    Re: 3/11 MBB Rankings

    ISU is a top 15 team at Hilton. ISU is maybe a top 100 team outside of Hilton.



  14. #14
    Starter
    Points: 21,466, Level: 44
    Level completed: 80%, Points required for next Level: 184
    Overall activity: 11.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Posts
    926
    Points
    21,466
    Level
    44
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 118
    Given: 39

    Re: 3/11 MBB Rankings

    The rankings sometimes feel really arbitrary, but by any historical standard we shouldn't be ranked right now. Give us 2 out of the 4 games we got ****'d out of and it's a different story.



  15. #15
    Speechless
    Points: 408,122, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 73.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialOverdriveVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Wesley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    61,107
    Points
    408,122
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 881
    Given: 613

    Re: 3/11 MBB Rankings

    Thius is why you do not want to lose to Texas or Texas tech this year.


    Let my Fred's Posse Ride: Georges, Naz, Hogue, Bryce, Nader, Monte, Matt, and McKay.

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
  • HOOPS: Iowa State vs. Mississippi Valley State
  • December 31, 2014
  • 06:00 PM