Page 1 of 5 12345 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 63
  1. #1
    Addict
    Points: 130,760, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranRecommendation Second Class

    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    Bondurant
    Posts
    8,106
    Points
    130,760
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 238
    Given: 120

    How will this team do next season?

    I have really started following the team over the last couple months, but we lose a lot of Seniors who are leaders of this team. Niang and Ejim are back but the loses in the back court are huge. I dont know what is behind these guys, as I dont really follow basketball like I do football, so I am just wondering if we finish middle of the pack or below next season?



  2. #2
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 72,529, Level: 83
    Level completed: 64%, Points required for next Level: 621
    Overall activity: 14.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    peteypie's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2007
    Posts
    4,084
    Points
    72,529
    Level
    83
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 612
    Given: 892

    Re: How will this team do next season?

    “I’ll put any dollar that if I get this ball again,” Long said, “It’s going in.”
    - Naz Long to Markel Brown before hitting the game tying shot.

  3. #3
    All-Star
    Points: 19,821, Level: 42
    Level completed: 97%, Points required for next Level: 29
    Overall activity: 24.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    mjhavlo76's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Posts
    1,539
    Points
    19,821
    Level
    42
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 23
    Given: 5

    Re: How will this team do next season?

    Difficult to say. It all hinges upon how the Freshman transition to Division I basketball. Thomas and Morris are definitely talented young men. Sure think there will be learning curves. I wouldn't expect a stellar season..



  4. #4
    Addict
    Points: 130,760, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranRecommendation Second Class

    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    Bondurant
    Posts
    8,106
    Points
    130,760
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 238
    Given: 120

    Re: How will this team do next season?

    Thank you was searching for something like this thread.



  5. #5
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 68,819, Level: 81
    Level completed: 46%, Points required for next Level: 931
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    RustShack's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Adventureland
    Posts
    4,961
    Points
    68,819
    Level
    81
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 236
    Given: 0

    Re: How will this team do next season?

    Something similar to this year and last year. We will be fine.



  6. #6
    Speechless
    Points: 320,689, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 12.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    CyCrazy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Rolling dirty in Roland.
    Posts
    15,023
    Points
    320,689
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 419
    Given: 79

    Re: How will this team do next season?

    SUPERBOWL OR BUST!



  7. #7
    All-Star
    Points: 45,934, Level: 66
    Level completed: 28%, Points required for next Level: 1,016
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    Bewilderme's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Minneapolis
    Posts
    1,851
    Points
    45,934
    Level
    66
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 339
    Given: 294

    Re: How will this team do next season?

    Looking around the Big 12, I don't see a clear favorite.

    Obviously it will be Kansas until they are dethroned, but there is a lot of uncertainty and youth.

    OU has some youth and a few players back, but they lose Osby and Pledger.

    OSU loses Smart, Brown, likely Nash.

    Texas looks good on paper, but Kabongo is probably gone and Barnes is a bad coach.

    KSU should be decent, but they also lose a bunch of guys and have a shite recruiting class.

    Baylor, well. We'll see. It remains to be seen whether Drew can coach. They lose Jackson.

    WVU has some youth coming in, but who knows after this year.

    TTU and TCU - hopefully they are more competitive. We need a strong conference, top to bottom.

    Looks like a good chance for ISU to step in if our freshmen and JC boys can ball.


    'Any fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius-and a lot of courage-to move in the opposite direction.'
    -Einstein

  8. #8
    Speechless
    Points: 893,115, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 71.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    CycloneErik's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Jamerica
    Posts
    59,291
    Points
    893,115
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3,958
    Given: 3,215

    Re: How will this team do next season?

    We will be fine. We may never lose again.


    Kansas Must Be Destroyed

    Sic Semper Jayhawks




    http://rememberingdoria.wordpress.com/

  9. #9
    Speechless
    Points: 224,773, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 13.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    cyclonedave25's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Location
    Chicago, IL
    Posts
    15,445
    Points
    224,773
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,038
    Given: 505

    Re: How will this team do next season?

    We will be picked to finish 8th in the conference. Again.



  10. #10
    Speechless
    Points: 893,115, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 71.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    CycloneErik's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Jamerica
    Posts
    59,291
    Points
    893,115
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3,958
    Given: 3,215

    Re: How will this team do next season?

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonedave25 View Post
    We will be picked to finish 8th in the conference. Again.
    They should replace the number 8 with "Iowa State."


    Kansas Must Be Destroyed

    Sic Semper Jayhawks




    http://rememberingdoria.wordpress.com/

  11. #11
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 52,183, Level: 70
    Level completed: 74%, Points required for next Level: 367
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    atlantacyclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Location
    Fontvieille Monaco
    Posts
    4,557
    Points
    52,183
    Level
    70
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 144
    Given: 47

    Re: How will this team do next season?

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonedave25 View Post
    We will be picked to finish 8th in the conference. Again.
    So you're telling me there's a chance - YouTube



  12. #12
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 88,883, Level: 92
    Level completed: 76%, Points required for next Level: 467
    Overall activity: 28.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    gogagig's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Posts
    4,470
    Points
    88,883
    Level
    92
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 645
    Given: 243

    Re: How will this team do next season?

    We're going to be so bad, that we will be lucky to win a single game. Other than our seniors, we're losing our coaches. Fred is going to the NBA and taking the assistants with him. Niang, Walker, Okoro and Long will transfer. Morris and Cluster will look elsewhere.
    Bubu will be the heart, soul, PG, SG, F, C, and HC of this team.



  13. #13
    Speechless
    Points: 227,057, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 23.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience PointsCreated Album pictures
    Clones21's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    17,558
    Points
    227,057
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3
    Given: 0

    Re: How will this team do next season?

    I think we will be a bubble team. Have a chance to win 20 or 21 games. Big 12 will be down again next year with KU, OSU and KSU losing alot.


    "Winning isn't everything, it's the only thing." †

  14. #14
    All-Star
    Points: 38,232, Level: 60
    Level completed: 32%, Points required for next Level: 818
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    ISU_phoria's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Andover, MN
    Posts
    1,910
    Points
    38,232
    Level
    60
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 35
    Given: 4

    Re: How will this team do next season?

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneErik View Post
    They should replace the number 8 with "Iowa State."
    AKA "Iowa St8th" haha

    I'd guess with our youth, we'll struggle at times. I think about .500 in conference would be a decent expectation.



  15. #15
    All-Star
    Points: 20,555, Level: 43
    Level completed: 79%, Points required for next Level: 195
    Overall activity: 12.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    CascadeClone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    Posts
    1,236
    Points
    20,555
    Level
    43
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 282
    Given: 439

    Re: How will this team do next season?

    I think we will be very similar to Iowa this year -- experience at forward with Niang and Ejim, and two freshmen at the 1 and 2 (I'm assuming Morris & Thomas start and/or play a lot). That means a tough year, I think, with flashes of potential. I'd guess maybe 17-15 overall, with 7 or 8 wins in conference.

    That's what I think based on what I've seen. Hopefully there is untapped talent on the bench (Okoro? SDW? Ellerman?) and it makes a significant impact and I'm too pessimistic.



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: ESPNews
  • Iowa State @ TCU
  • March 7, 2015
  • 07:30 PM