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    How close was Matt Thomas to Mcdonals AA game?

    I was bumed he didn't make the list. Wasn't he a top 40 recruit? Plus I thought CW said he had an outside shot.



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    Re: How close was Matt Thomas to Mcdonals AA game?

    who knows? wacky selection process done by tons of coaches/others who don't see all the players.



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    Re: How close was Matt Thomas to Mcdonals AA game?

    Seems like that game is more of a showcase for one and done nba talent. Maybe its also based on who these guys sign with which would create more viewers. Also matts rank dropped from mid 30s to late 50s I think



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    Re: How close was Matt Thomas to Mcdonals AA game?

    Quote Originally Posted by iacyguy View Post
    Seems like that game is more of a showcase for one and done nba talent. Maybe its also based on who these guys sign with which would create more viewers. Also matts rank dropped from mid 30s to late 50s I think
    If he would've signed with Kentucky or Mich State or Louisville, he would've been bumped up to mid teens.


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    Re: How close was Matt Thomas to Mcdonals AA game?

    I'd rather the country (and the Big 12) not know what's coming until Thomas drops four or five straight 3's in their grill and tight walks like McLemore in front of their bench. Might even throw in a Mutumbo finger for good measure.



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    Re: How close was Matt Thomas to Mcdonals AA game?

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUCyclones2015 View Post
    If he would've signed with Kentucky or Mich State or Louisville, he would've been bumped up to mid teens.
    So I've heard.



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    Re: How close was Matt Thomas to Mcdonals AA game?

    The chose depending college choice now. The Weir brothers commited to UNC and were ranked in the low 70's and were invited. Just because they were UNC commits. That was a few years ago.


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    Re: How close was Matt Thomas to Mcdonals AA game?

    Who was our last McD AA player? I remember Fizer being in the game, but not sure if he was the last one or not.



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    Re: How close was Matt Thomas to Mcdonals AA game?

    Quote Originally Posted by JohnnyFive View Post
    I'd rather the country (and the Big 12) not know what's coming until Thomas drops four or five straight 3's in their grill and tight walks like McLemore in front of their bench. Might even throw in a Mutumbo finger for good measure.
    Can't wait to hear, Matt Thomas for 3! He's got it stuck on automatic!


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    Re: How close was Matt Thomas to Mcdonals AA game?

    Quote Originally Posted by JohnnyFive View Post
    I'd rather the country (and the Big 12) not know what's coming until Thomas drops four or five straight 3's in their grill and tight walks like McLemore in front of their bench. Might even throw in a Mutumbo finger for good measure.
    I don't know if he has enough "thug" in him for that. I don't think he's up to Scotty C's level yet.


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    Re: How close was Matt Thomas to Mcdonals AA game?

    Quote Originally Posted by BuffettClone View Post
    Who was our last McD AA player? I remember Fizer being in the game, but not sure if he was the last one or not.
    Fizer was the ONLY McDAA ISU every had...



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    Re: How close was Matt Thomas to Mcdonals AA game?

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUCyclones2015 View Post
    If he would've signed with Kentucky or Mich State or Louisville, he would've been bumped up to mid teens.
    considering none of those schools recruited him



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    Re: How close was Matt Thomas to Mcdonals AA game?

    Quote Originally Posted by Taco View Post
    considering none of those schools recruited him
    They had the time to waste.



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    Re: How close was Matt Thomas to Mcdonals AA game?

    Quote Originally Posted by Clone96 View Post
    Fizer was the ONLY McDAA ISU every had...
    No Brackins?



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    Re: How close was Matt Thomas to Mcdonals AA game?

    Quote Originally Posted by Clone96 View Post
    Fizer was the ONLY McDAA ISU every had...
    So if my calculations are correct, Vaughn will be iowa state's second McDAA?



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