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    Re: Only a matter of time unfortunately...

    Quote Originally Posted by CySmurf1 View Post
    ...before Fred goes the route of Brad Stevens. I certainly hope he stays for 20+ years...but I hope we have a final four or more to remember him by when that time comes. I'm sure the Bill Selfs of the world use that against ISU during recruiting wars too. "Why go there? Fred could leave at anytime for the NBA..."
    Yup, we're doomed, might as well give up now and just release Fred from his contract. Would probably make the process easier for all of us. We should probably go ahead and fire CPR too, since he'll leave someday as well.



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    Re: Only a matter of time unfortunately...

    Quote Originally Posted by CySmurf1 View Post
    ...before Fred goes the route of Brad Stevens. I certainly hope he stays for 20+ years...but I hope we have a final four or more to remember him by when that time comes. I'm sure the Bill Selfs of the world use that against ISU during recruiting wars too. "Why go there? Fred could leave at anytime for the NBA..."
    Their coach is good enough to be an NBA coach is always a valid recruiting tool. OP=dumb



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    Re: Only a matter of time unfortunately...

    I don't think Self needs to go to the "Their coach may leave for the NBA at any time" card.

    He probably just shows recruits a bunch of rings and banners and such.



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    Re: Only a matter of time unfortunately...

    Went through the Top 100 things I should or do worry about and Fred and the NBA are not on the list at all.



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    Re: Only a matter of time unfortunately...

    Quote Originally Posted by acgclone View Post
    I don't think Self needs to go to the "Their coach may leave for the NBA at any time" card.

    He probably just shows recruits a bunch of rings and banners and such.
    Pretty sure those coaches hold a lot of respect for one another, unlike the fans of those respected teams.



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    Re: Only a matter of time unfortunately...

    Brad Stevens = a skinnier, more choke-able P.J. Carlisimo type. Zero street cred outside of Maplewood subdivision in suburban Indianapolis. Terrible hire....what is Boston thinking?!?!?!?
    I bet he gets choked before two years are out.....one year if George Zimmerman is not found guilty. I predict he gets fired within two years.



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    Re: Only a matter of time unfortunately...

    Quote Originally Posted by dirtyninety View Post
    Brad Stevens = a skinnier, more choke-able P.J. Carlisimo type. Zero street cred outside of Maplewood subdivision in suburban Indianapolis. Terrible hire....what is Boston thinking?!?!?!?
    I bet he gets choked before two years are out.....one year if George Zimmerman is not found guilty. I predict he gets fired within two years.
    strange...post



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    Re: Only a matter of time unfortunately...

    Quote Originally Posted by dirtyninety View Post
    Brad Stevens = a skinnier, more choke-able P.J. Carlisimo type. Zero street cred outside of Maplewood subdivision in suburban Indianapolis. Terrible hire....what is Boston thinking?!?!?!?
    I bet he gets choked before two years are out.....one year if George Zimmerman is not found guilty. I predict he gets fired within two years.
    I understand your point, but I personally think it crosses a line to call a guy more choke-able. And really not sure what George Zimmerman has to do with it. Really strange post.



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    Re: Only a matter of time unfortunately...

    Quote Originally Posted by Sigmapolis View Post
    Brad Stevens took a mid-major to the NCAA championship game. Twice.

    Fred does that... Good problems to have.
    Wait - WHAT??? ISU IS GOING TO BE A MID-MAJOR? Someone e-mail JP RIGHT NOW!!!


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    Re: Only a matter of time unfortunately...

    Okay Okay... So Fred went to an NBA game. Its okay, he came back to Ames. /endthread



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