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    I believe this is the first time ever...

    Both Iowa and ISU mens and womens teams come into their games all being ranked. I'm like most on this board and don't like the Hawks, but you have to admit it's pretty cool that both programs have their mens and womens teams in the top 25 at the time they are playing each other. And judging from the early season play, I don't believe any of those rankings are overly inflated.

    I wonder how many other states with teams set up like ours (Kansas, Michigan, Oklahoma, Arizona, Washington, etc.) can say that.

    Can't wait for 7 PM tonight and 830 tomorrow. Go Cyclones!



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    Re: I believe this is the first time ever...

    Its pretty cool. Hopefully it stays that way for many years.



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    Re: I believe this is the first time ever...

    Quote Originally Posted by SerenityNow View Post
    Both Iowa and ISU mens and womens teams come into their games all being ranked. I'm like most on this board and don't like the Hawks, but you have to admit it's pretty cool that both programs have their mens and womens teams in the top 25 at the time they are playing each other. And judging from the early season play, I don't believe any of those rankings are overly inflated.

    I wonder how many other states with teams set up like ours (Kansas, Michigan, Oklahoma, Arizona, Washington, etc.) can say that.

    Can't wait for 7 PM tonight and 830 tomorrow. Go Cyclones!
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    Re: I believe this is the first time ever...

    This is pretty cool. It's much better when the games matter.


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    Re: I believe this is the first time ever...

    This has nothing to do with this thread but when I opened this there is a League of Angels ad on the right. Let's just say it's an interesting marketing ploy and one that I bet is very successful.



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    Re: I believe this is the first time ever...

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneSupt6 View Post
    Hmmm, I would've guessed more times than twice (for the men).

    Also, I'd guess it's happened more times in Kansas, Indiana (many more times) and Michigan.


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    Re: I believe this is the first time ever...

    Quote Originally Posted by weR138 View Post
    Hmmm, I would've guessed more times than twice (for the men).

    Also, I'd guess it's happened more times in Kansas, Indiana (many more times) and Michigan.
    Indiana - ND and Purdue are not the same. Indiana State U?
    Kansas - KSU? Witchita State is not the same.
    UNC - Duke is not the same. NCS?
    Illinois - Illinois State?
    Michigan - MSU?
    Cali -UCLA, USC? Not Stanford.
    Washington - WSU.


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    Re: I believe this is the first time ever...

    Quote Originally Posted by Wesley View Post
    Indiana - ND and Purdue are not the same. Indiana State U?
    Kansas - KSU? Witchita State is not the same.
    UNC - Duke is not the same. NCS?
    Illinois - Illinois State?
    Michigan - MSU?
    Cali -UCLA, USC? Not Stanford.
    Washington - WSU.
    Does not compute?



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    Re: I believe this is the first time ever...

    Quote Originally Posted by SerenityNow View Post
    Both Iowa and ISU mens and womens teams come into their games all being ranked.

    Reminder from the OP's question. I'm still interested if there has ever been a state with a comparable scenario.

    1. Has a state had two schools have both men's and women's teams ranked at the same time?
    2. Has a state had both men's and women's teams playing each other in the same week/weekend while all are ranked?

    This seems like a great story line for ESPN to run with. Seems pretty rare. Hope the games live up to the billing and we win two thrillers.



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    Re: I believe this is the first time ever...

    Quote Originally Posted by Wesley View Post
    Cali -UCLA, USC? Not Stanford.
    I'd pull USC, too, being a private school.


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    Re: I believe this is the first time ever...

    Quote Originally Posted by Clark View Post
    This has nothing to do with this thread but when I opened this there is a League of Angels ad on the right. Let's just say it's an interesting marketing ploy and one that I bet is very successful.

    Not at home where I have adblock, but I got this at work as well (adblock not allowed). Also a Frederick's of Hollywood one. I'm blaming the victoria's secret thread.





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    Re: I believe this is the first time ever...

    Yeah, I was thinking along these lines:

    KU/KSU
    Michigan/Michigan State
    OK/OSU
    Arizona/ASU
    Oregon/Oregon State
    Washington/WSU
    Florida/FSU

    I know it's probably happened a lot with men's. But, I'd be interested to see if it's happened with both mens and womens at the same time and when they're playing each other.



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    Re: I believe this is the first time ever...

    Quote Originally Posted by bos View Post
    Its pretty cool. Hopefully it stays that way for many years at Iowa State.
    FIFY. I hope Iowa sucks every single year until the world ends, I get no joy in seeing them ranked.


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    Re: I believe this is the first time ever...

    Quote Originally Posted by Wesley View Post
    Indiana - ND and Purdue are not the same. Indiana State U?
    Kansas - KSU? Witchita State is not the same.
    UNC - Duke is not the same. NCS?
    Illinois - Illinois State?
    Michigan - MSU?
    Cali -UCLA, USC? Not Stanford.
    Washington - WSU.
    Your California one has probs.

    "Cali" and UCLA are both part of the University of California system (the other campuses are Davis, Irvine, Riverside, Merced, San Diego, San Francisco, Santa Barbara & Santa Cruz).

    The California State University system has 23 campuses...SDSU is probably the most notable for basketball.
    Edit: I think Cal State Long Beach has been to the dance a couple of times in recent memory...

    USC & Stanford are both private institutions.


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