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    What other conferance could Iowa State compete?

    All this talk of the Big 12 the past week has got me thinking what other conference could the cyclones compete in?

    I'm not saying that I want to move to a different conference because at the end of the day I do like being in the Big 12. I'm to hear just curious to here everyone's thoughts

    I was thinking ether the ACC or the PAC 12



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    Re: What other conferance could Iowa State compete?

    Well I do know we would be a powerhouse in basketball and football in the B1G year in and year out



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    Re: What other conferance could Iowa State compete?

    We could dominate the MAC.



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    Re: What other conferance could Iowa State compete?

    I really think our program is at a point where we could fairly consistently make a bowl game in every conference that isn't the SEC. Unfortunately, I don't think any of the AQ conferences want us.



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    Re: What other conferance could Iowa State compete?

    INDEPENDENT



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    Re: What other conferance could Iowa State compete?

    We might be first division in the Big Sky athletic conference.


    Quote Originally Posted by RustShack View Post
    Can't wait until the season starts and CPR has Iowa State in a bowl game again to shut a lot of the idiots up.

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    Re: What other conferance could Iowa State compete?

    We make our own rules… *****



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    Re: What other conferance could Iowa State compete?

    Quote Originally Posted by CyTwins View Post
    Well I do know we would be a powerhouse in basketball and football in the B1G year in and year out
    Haha no. Basketball I would agree but come on man.



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    Re: What other conferance could Iowa State compete?

    The NFC North



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    Re: What other conferance could Iowa State compete?

    Quote Originally Posted by Luth4Cy View Post
    I really think our program is at a point where we could fairly consistently make a bowl game in every conference that isn't the SEC. Unfortunately, I don't think any of the AQ conferences want us.
    We would make a bowl game every year playing in the SEC East. Four non-conference cupcakes plus Kentucky, Tennessee, Vanderbilt, and Missouri. There's two wins between those four every year.


    Quote Originally Posted by RustShack View Post
    Can't wait until the season starts and CPR has Iowa State in a bowl game again to shut a lot of the idiots up.

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    Re: What other conferance could Iowa State compete?

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUfan1992 View Post
    All this talk of the Big 12 the past week has got me thinking what other conference could the cyclones compete in?

    I'm not saying that I want to move to a different conference because at the end of the day I do like being in the Big 12. I'm to hear just curious to here everyone's thoughts

    I was thinking ether the ACC or the PAC 12
    If we can't compete in the B12 this year, we aren't competing in either of those this year. I think the Pac 12 could give the SEC a run for their money this year.


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    Re: What other conferance could Iowa State compete?

    Quote Originally Posted by Luth4Cy View Post
    I really think our program is at a point where we could fairly consistently make a bowl game in every conference that isn't the SEC. Unfortunately, I don't think any of the AQ conferences want us.
    For like the millionth time, the SEC has four OOC games that are always scheduled against cupcakes, and ussually 5-6 of the in conference games are against teams that are really bad. Then of the 3 remaining games 1 or 2 is against a decent team and 1 or two is against an elite team.

    Look at Missouri's schedule this season and tell me there wouldn't be six wins for this team.



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    Re: What other conferance could Iowa State compete?

    Big 10 in pretty much all sports.


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    Re: What other conferance could Iowa State compete?

    Quote Originally Posted by RoseBowlBound View Post
    Haha no. Basketball I would agree but come on man.
    I wasn't being serious. I personally am not a fan of this what would we do in other conferences talk since it isn't going to happen.



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    Re: What other conferance could Iowa State compete?

    Quote Originally Posted by Judoka View Post
    For like the millionth time, the SEC has four OOC games that are always scheduled against cupcakes, and ussually 5-6 of the in conference games are against teams that are really bad. Then of the 3 remaining games 1 or 2 is against a decent team and 1 or two is against an elite team.

    Look at Missouri's schedule this season and tell me there wouldn't be six wins for this team.
    I put that because I expected a backlash of "If we can't beat UNI we'll get destroyed in the SEC." I guess I got the exact opposite.



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