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    Nice Write Up On Fox News

    Gotta like this. You can't help but get excited about the future of our back-court

    Iowa State's young guards hoping to carve out playing time on stacked roster | Fox News


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    Re: Nice Write Up On Fox News

    Thanks for posting - great article.
    But I'm not sure about this quote:

    ".....Morris, a three-time All-State pick and Michigan's Mr. Basketball in 2013, could end up being the true young point guard that Hoiberg has never had."


    I think the emphasis is on "Young" and not "True", because with DGarrett, Allen and Korie, I would argue they pretty much were true point guards.


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    Re: Nice Write Up On Fox News

    Quote Originally Posted by Go2Guy View Post
    Thanks for posting - great article.
    But I'm not sure about this quote:

    ".....Morris, a three-time All-State pick and Michigan's Mr. Basketball in 2013, could end up being the true young point guard that Hoiberg has never had."


    I think the emphasis is on "Young" and not "True", because with DGarrett, Allen and Korie, I would argue they pretty much were true point guards.
    You're 66% correct. Allen was absolutely not a point guard at all.


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    Re: Nice Write Up On Fox News

    Quote Originally Posted by Go2Guy View Post
    Thanks for posting - great article.
    But I'm not sure about this quote:

    ".....Morris, a three-time All-State pick and Michigan's Mr. Basketball in 2013, could end up being the true young point guard that Hoiberg has never had."


    I think the emphasis is on "Young" and not "True", because with DGarrett, Allen and Korie, I would argue they pretty much were true point guards.
    Relentless spin from the partisan Faux News!




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    Re: Nice Write Up On Fox News

    My favorite word in the article is "stacked". With all the worrying about who we lost (rightly so), it is easy to forget that we have quite the talent coming in and returning.



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    Re: Nice Write Up On Fox News

    Just want to point out that it's an AP story from Des Moines. Has nothing to do with Fox News.



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    Re: Nice Write Up On Fox News

    Quote Originally Posted by theshadow View Post
    Just want to point out that it's an AP story from Des Moines. Has nothing to do with Fox News.
    Thank God!!! Now it is OK for us to read it



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    Re: Nice Write Up On Fox News

    Pretty good article. Somebody did more than just read the Sports information director's notes.



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    Re: Nice Write Up On Fox News

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclone1975 View Post
    Pretty good article. Somebody did more than just read the Sports information director's notes.
    Luke Meredith is a local guy and knows a lot about the teams in iowa.



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    Re: Nice Write Up On Fox News

    Article pretty much says it like it is. Will be interesting to see how it all shakes out. Should make for competitive practices. But it could also take a while to find the right combinations and who can play Big12 calibur defense. Mix that in with our tough non-conf schedule and my guess is that "patience" will be floated around this fall on the message board alot. Like the future tho.



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    Re: Nice Write Up On Fox News

    I wish Luke Meredith was able to cover our team full time. He's pretty much our third-best/most-prolific beat writer.



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    Re: Nice Write Up On Fox News

    Quote Originally Posted by Cydkar View Post
    Luke Meredith is a local guy and knows a lot about the teams in iowa.
    Yeah, he's good. Probably the best we have.


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    Re: Nice Write Up On Fox News

    Quote Originally Posted by Go2Guy View Post
    Thanks for posting - great article.
    But I'm not sure about this quote:

    ".....Morris, a three-time All-State pick and Michigan's Mr. Basketball in 2013, could end up being the true young point guard that Hoiberg has never had."


    I think the emphasis is on "Young" and not "True", because with DGarrett, Allen and Korie, I would argue they pretty much were true point guards.
    Yeah the "young" part disqualifies those players you mentioned as Fred only had them for one year as seniors. Also, Allen was not a point guard.



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    Re: Nice Write Up On Fox News

    Meredith is a good follow on twitter, too.



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    Re: Nice Write Up On Fox News

    Nice article. I enjoy Meredith's work as well, he seems to know his stuff and does his research before writing something up.



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