Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 43

Thread: We're #1!

  1. #1
    Pro
    Points: 57,793, Level: 74
    Level completed: 50%, Points required for next Level: 757
    Overall activity: 18.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Tailg8er's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Location
    Johnston
    Posts
    3,244
    Points
    57,793
    Level
    74
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 371
    Given: 1,415

  2. #2
    Legend
    Points: 259,361, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 30.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsSocialVeteran
    klamath632's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Posts
    10,333
    Points
    259,361
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,369
    Given: 1,149

    Re: We're #1!

    Lol, small sample size. But we're 2-0 against it's Top 25, something nobody else has on that site. Might be why we're listed #1.



  3. #3
    Starter
    Points: 6,399, Level: 23
    Level completed: 70%, Points required for next Level: 151
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered5000 Experience Points
    cyclonenation5's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2013
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    710
    Points
    6,399
    Level
    23
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 278
    Given: 108

    Re: We're #1!

    Quote Originally Posted by Tailg8er View Post
    IT IS NOW!



  4. #4
    Prospect
    Points: 3,209, Level: 16
    Level completed: 40%, Points required for next Level: 241
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    1000 Experience PointsVeteran

    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Posts
    33
    Points
    3,209
    Level
    16
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: We're #1!

    Big 12 power...top 3 teams in the nation...



  5. #5
    Addict
    Points: 144,525, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 16.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    CysRage's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    Location
    Cedar Rapids, IA
    Posts
    7,558
    Points
    144,525
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,239
    Given: 1,101

    Re: We're #1!

    Suck it KU!


    "The greatest risk in life is not taking one"

  6. #6
    Starter
    Points: 7,251, Level: 25
    Level completed: 41%, Points required for next Level: 299
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    5000 Experience Points1 year registered

    Join Date
    Aug 2013
    Posts
    715
    Points
    7,251
    Level
    25
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 138
    Given: 17

    Re: We're #1!

    So does this mean when we talk about our rankings we can say some people have us ranked as high 1? Like Iowa and there top 5 preseason ranking.......



  7. #7
    Pro
    Points: 86,116, Level: 91
    Level completed: 30%, Points required for next Level: 1,334
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    VeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    Ciclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Location
    Clive
    Posts
    3,318
    Points
    86,116
    Level
    91
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 452
    Given: 420

    Re: We're #1!



    "I'm the one who knocks."

  8. #8
    Legend
    Points: 403,555, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 25.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    bos's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    24,863
    Points
    403,555
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,792
    Given: 1,349

    Re: We're #1!

    Ill take it.



  9. #9
    All-Star
    Points: 26,833, Level: 50
    Level completed: 29%, Points required for next Level: 717
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    boone7247's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Location
    Near the City
    Posts
    1,786
    Points
    26,833
    Level
    50
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 181
    Given: 141

    Re: We're #1!

    That will be more interesting in a couple more weeks. But always nice to recognized for the efforts. ISU has played two tough games back to back and won both. Now refocus and get ready for three games against decent comp after Thanksgiving.


    A world without yoga pants and Planter's cheese balls, is a world I no longer want to live in.

  10. #10
    Legend
    Points: 129,690, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 26.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience Points1 year registered
    mtowncyclone13's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2012
    Posts
    10,122
    Points
    129,690
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,135
    Given: 1,544

    Re: We're #1!

    Quote Originally Posted by CyHawk7 View Post
    So does this mean when we talk about our rankings we can say some people have us ranked as high 1? Like Iowa and there top 5 preseason ranking.......
    I ranked us #1 in my heart as long ago as last month.

    We're #1! We're #1!


    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneRulzzz View Post
    mtown is among the worst to ever play this game.

  11. #11
    Speechless
    Points: 221,916, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 34.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    HFCS's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Location
    LA LA Land
    Posts
    18,499
    Points
    221,916
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3,860
    Given: 2,526

    Re: We're #1!

    Makes more sense than KenPom where we only moved up 3 spots after two wins that are better than any two combined wins by any other team in the nation...while teams who have played sub 300 SOS keep moving up in front of us because of his dumb formula based on not losing players and winning without scoring much. We could probably blow out Duke and Kansas in our next two games and not crack the top 20 in KenPom because we didn't do it with players from last year's team in a defensive struggle, that's basically his formula. You're good if you win with last year's players and/or win without scoring much.

    Cool site for stats and trends, cool site for predicting individual game winners and losers although no better than Sagarin predictor, but horrendous system of actually ranking who deserves to be ahead of who according to quality of wins and losses.



  12. #12
    Starter
    Points: 6,294, Level: 23
    Level completed: 49%, Points required for next Level: 256
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered5000 Experience Points
    CloneZone13's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2013
    Posts
    672
    Points
    6,294
    Level
    23
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 174
    Given: 406

    Re: We're #1!

    I'm taking a screen shot right now- BOOYAH!!!



  13. #13
    Speechless
    Points: 362,842, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 19.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    bawbie's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Cedar Rapids, IA
    Posts
    21,550
    Points
    362,842
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,840
    Given: 4,376

    Re: We're #1!

    I don't think anyone in the country has a better road win at this point. And certainly not a better combination of wins.



  14. #14
    Addict
    Points: 86,982, Level: 91
    Level completed: 76%, Points required for next Level: 468
    Overall activity: 72.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    CyTwins's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    9,708
    Points
    86,982
    Level
    91
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3,380
    Given: 2,391

    Re: We're #1!

    I've always used teamrankings.com to rank my teams



  15. #15
    Legend
    Points: 259,361, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 30.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsSocialVeteran
    klamath632's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Posts
    10,333
    Points
    259,361
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,369
    Given: 1,149

    Re: We're #1!

    ... and Iowa is the defending national runner-up.



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: Cyclones.TV
  • FOOTBALL: Iowa State vs. UNI
  • September 5, 2015
  • 07:00 PM