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    Re: Grandstaff Visiting in August

    He's ours.


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    Re: Grandstaff Visiting in August

    Quote Originally Posted by Cydkar View Post
    I thought it sounded bad and I'm a father. That said, not everything sounds like what it actually is. It's Fred's well paid problem to worry about prospect's parents, not mine.

    You have to at least give them props for not being stupid enough to remain committed to Ford.
    This, wouldn't blame anyone for finally seeing how bad of a coach Ford is and thinking they'd be better served somewhere else. Much luck to him wherever he ends up. No doubt in my mind that if Fred does pull him in that he could handle any baggage that came along with him.

    For some reason though I thought there was talk of him really wanting to go to Duke wanting to hold out for a Duke offer before his out of the blue OSU signing. Wonder if coach K came calling now if he'd jump on that bandwagon.



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    Re: Grandstaff Visiting in August

    Sure sounds like they want the highest profile school they can play basketball at.



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    Re: Grandstaff Visiting in August

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUCubswin View Post
    He's ours.
    You are really confident about this guy haha



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    Re: Grandstaff Visiting in August

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    Dumpster. Fire.
    Yeah, that's going to be a long, slow burn, too. Ford has something like 7 more guaranteed years at $2 million per.


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    Re: Grandstaff Visiting in August

    Quote Originally Posted by Die4Cy View Post
    Yeah, that's going to be a long, slow burn, too. Ford has something like 7 more guaranteed years at $2 million per.
    There is a clause in his contract about APR, which I heard is low, so he could get fired because of that.



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    Re: Grandstaff Visiting in August

    Quote Originally Posted by Dingus View Post
    Sure sounds like they want the highest profile school they can play basketball at.
    I agree with your perception. Hard to read most of that and 'not' think they're wanting more top notch schools to come courting. To me, that means 'someone elite' out there, or its back to OkieState. Not sure he would consider another Big12 school. Guess future visits will be the only indication. Lets just hope if he does put us back into consideration, he really means it, and its not just smoke or an extended list, thus dragging our coaches through the stress of it all.



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    Re: Grandstaff Visiting in August

    Grandstaff would be an absolute tremendous get!!! I hope we land him. The kid can shoot lights out!



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    Re: Grandstaff Visiting in August

    Kid just tweeted he got an offer from Washington (T.J's on him). Seriously, though, is this kid going to tweet out every offer he gets (which will be many)? Because how could they all be elite 'enough'???...so says dad.


    Last edited by allfourcy; 02-07-2014 at 11:24 AM.

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    Re: Grandstaff Visiting in August

    Quote Originally Posted by CoKane View Post
    There is a clause in his contract about APR, which I heard is low, so he could get fired because of that.
    He will be in big trouble if Smart figures out how to flop on his tests.


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    Re: Grandstaff Visiting in August

    Quote Originally Posted by The_Architect View Post
    Dumpster. Fire.



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    Re: Grandstaff Visiting in August

    Quote Originally Posted by ThatllDoCy View Post
    Sounds like his father is on some kind of ego trip.
    Why not Bill Blue Self or Roy Boy instead of lowly Michigan and Florida?
    Tell Dad that the Knicks also need some instant help.


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    Re: Grandstaff Visiting in August

    Quote Originally Posted by allfourcy View Post
    Kid just tweeted he got an offer from Washington (T.J's on him). Seriously, though, is this kid going to tweet out every offer he gets (which will be many)? Because how could they all be elite 'enough'???...so says dad.
    HeliDad probably runs the tweet site.


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    Re: Grandstaff Visiting in August

    Quote Originally Posted by CoKane View Post
    There is a clause in his contract about APR, which I heard is low, so he could get fired because of that.
    Boosters will pay a player or 2 a million bucks to flunk out of school and everyone wins.



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    Re: Grandstaff Visiting in August

    Quote Originally Posted by allfourcy View Post
    Kid just tweeted he got an offer from Washington (T.J's on him). Seriously, though, is this kid going to tweet out every offer he gets (which will be many)? Because how could they all be elite 'enough'???...so says dad.
    Kids tweet offers all of the time. Usually with #blessed or #humblebrag or #lookatme!



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