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    Chris Allen acquired by the Iowa Energy

    The Iowa Energy have acquired former Cyclones guard Chris Allen per Tommy Birch of the Des Moines Register.

    Congratulations, Chris!!

    https://twitter.com/TommyBirch/statu...42144344412160


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    Re: Chris Allen acquired by the Iowa Energy

    Cool! Good luck Chris!



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    Re: Chris Allen acquired by the Iowa Energy

    Not to be too cynical, but I'm guessing ticket sales were a bit down?



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    Re: Chris Allen acquired by the Iowa Energy

    Quote Originally Posted by MNCyGuy View Post
    Not to be too cynical, but I'm guessing ticket sales were a bit down?
    Maybe they think he's a good basketball player?



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    Re: Chris Allen acquired by the Iowa Energy

    Quote Originally Posted by MNCyGuy View Post
    Not to be too cynical, but I'm guessing ticket sales were a bit down?
    you know he is a 6'3" guard who can shoot and is pretty athletic


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    Re: Chris Allen acquired by the Iowa Energy

    He's a lot better at basketball than he is at badminton..

    I took badminton class with him my last semester and you'd think his hand eye coordination would be through the roof...not the case. Ha.



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    Re: Chris Allen acquired by the Iowa Energy

    Congratulations Chris!!! Good to have you back in Iowa.



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    Re: Chris Allen acquired by the Iowa Energy

    Quote Originally Posted by CY9008 View Post
    He's a lot better at basketball than he is at badminton..

    I took badminton class with him my last semester and you'd think his hand eye coordination would be through the roof...not the case. Ha.
    Badminton;

    ..and people wonder why today's college graduates don't have relevant skills for a global economy.


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    Re: Chris Allen acquired by the Iowa Energy

    Quote Originally Posted by Go2Guy View Post
    Badminton;

    ..and people wonder why today's college graduates don't have relevant skills for a global economy.
    This is how Kentucky keeps alive.



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    Re: Chris Allen acquired by the Iowa Energy

    Next stop nba.



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    Re: Chris Allen acquired by the Iowa Energy

    Wish him, and any former Cyclone, all the luck!

    I don't follow D-League that much. What would be the point in acquiring his rights this late in the season? Just curious, if anyone knows.


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    Re: Chris Allen acquired by the Iowa Energy

    Quote Originally Posted by KFitzy87 View Post
    Maybe they think he's a good basketball player?
    Well, that too. Obviously they're not going to go out and pay someone who can't contribute.



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    Re: Chris Allen acquired by the Iowa Energy

    Congrats to Chris. Just another guy that played a key roll in the return of ISU basketball to national relevance.



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    Re: Chris Allen acquired by the Iowa Energy

    Quote Originally Posted by Go2Guy View Post
    Badminton;

    ..and people wonder why today's college graduates don't have relevant skills for a global economy.
    Says a guy posting on a internet message board...



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    Re: Chris Allen acquired by the Iowa Energy

    Quote Originally Posted by ribsnwhiskey View Post
    Says a guy posting on a internet message board...
    You must have been that only one in the badminton class who got a C.


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