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

Thread: We're #1!

  1. #1
    Pro
    Points: 51,794, Level: 70
    Level completed: 46%, Points required for next Level: 756
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsVeteran

    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Location
    West Des Moines
    Posts
    2,989
    Points
    51,794
    Level
    70
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 211
    Given: 726

  2. #2
    Addict
    Points: 239,801, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsSocialVeteran

    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Posts
    9,225
    Points
    239,801
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 674
    Given: 478

    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
    Rookie
    Points: 4,043, Level: 18
    Level completed: 49%, Points required for next Level: 207
    Overall activity: 11.0%
    Achievements:
    1000 Experience Points1 year registered
    cyclonenation5's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2013
    Posts
    397
    Points
    4,043
    Level
    18
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 98
    Given: 45

    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: 113,162, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 11.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    CysRage's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    Posts
    6,406
    Points
    113,162
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 594
    Given: 497

    Re: We're #1!

    Suck it KU!


    "The greatest risk in life is not taking one"

  6. #6
    Starter
    Points: 6,269, Level: 23
    Level completed: 44%, Points required for next Level: 281
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    5000 Experience Points1 year registered

    Join Date
    Aug 2013
    Posts
    630
    Points
    6,269
    Level
    23
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 102
    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: 83,758, Level: 90
    Level completed: 1%, Points required for next Level: 1,792
    Overall activity: 10.0%
    Achievements:
    VeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    Ciclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Location
    Clive
    Posts
    3,100
    Points
    83,758
    Level
    90
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 223
    Given: 215

    Re: We're #1!



    "I'm the one who knocks."

  8. #8
    Legend
    Points: 387,478, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 12.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    bos's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    23,973
    Points
    387,478
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 728
    Given: 550

    Re: We're #1!

    Ill take it.



  9. #9
    All-Star
    Points: 22,151, Level: 45
    Level completed: 56%, Points required for next Level: 399
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience PointsVeteran
    boone7247's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Location
    Near the City
    Posts
    1,483
    Points
    22,151
    Level
    45
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 90
    Given: 89

    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
    Addict
    Points: 88,748, Level: 92
    Level completed: 69%, Points required for next Level: 602
    Overall activity: 73.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience Points1 year registered
    mtowncyclone13's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2012
    Posts
    7,085
    Points
    88,748
    Level
    92
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 888
    Given: 547

    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.
    Quote Originally Posted by hawkeye nation
    If [Iowa] were a good shooting team we could make a run at the final 4.

  11. #11
    Legend
    Points: 175,082, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 94.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    HFCS's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Location
    Chicago
    Posts
    12,413
    Points
    175,082
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,406
    Given: 1,052

    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
    Rookie
    Points: 3,443, Level: 16
    Level completed: 99%, Points required for next Level: 7
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    1000 Experience Points1 year registered

    Join Date
    Feb 2013
    Posts
    440
    Points
    3,443
    Level
    16
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 43
    Given: 123

    Re: We're #1!

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



  13. #13
    Speechless
    Points: 334,514, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 56.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    bawbie's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Cedar Rapids, IA
    Posts
    19,241
    Points
    334,514
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,047
    Given: 1,860

    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: 50,502, Level: 69
    Level completed: 54%, Points required for next Level: 648
    Overall activity: 50.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    CyTwins's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    5,773
    Points
    50,502
    Level
    69
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,131
    Given: 830

    Re: We're #1!

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



  15. #15
    Addict
    Points: 239,801, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsSocialVeteran

    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Posts
    9,225
    Points
    239,801
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 674
    Given: 478

    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: FS1
  • FOOTBALL: Iowa State vs. West Virginia
  • November 29, 2014
  • 11:00 AM