Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 16
  1. #1
    Addict
    Points: 194,380, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 23.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Dryburn's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    9,025
    Points
    194,380
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 255
    Given: 5

    Niang Big 12 POTW

    Matt is going to light it up the next game. He's the only starter left to not be recognized by the Big 12!

    Niang & Woodard Recognized With Menís Basketball Awards - Big 12 Conference - Official Athletic Site


    -Be kind. That is something you will never regret. You will never say to yourself when you are old "I wish I was not good to that person".

  2. #2
    All-Star
    Points: 17,159, Level: 39
    Level completed: 89%, Points required for next Level: 91
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience Points1 year registered
    Dingus's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Location
    WA
    Posts
    1,376
    Points
    17,159
    Level
    39
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 123
    Given: 32

    Re: Niang Big 12 POTW

    That makes 4 of 7 POW winners. With 4 different players. Gotta like that.



  3. #3
    Addict
    Points: 77,256, Level: 86
    Level completed: 40%, Points required for next Level: 1,094
    Overall activity: 23.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Bigman38's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Location
    Council Bluffs, IA
    Posts
    5,472
    Points
    77,256
    Level
    86
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 464
    Given: 591

    Re: Niang Big 12 POTW

    geez, this is a weekly thread anymore. I like it.

    He's doing this while struggling to find his range, he is going to have a huge year.

    Nice pic of Woodard carrying the ball.


    "But letís see if the Cyclones can give everyone a nice big ****burger to eat. Opportunity awaits." -Brent Blum

    "I am the one who knocks" -Walter White

  4. #4
    Speechless
    Points: 875,841, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 66.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    CycloneErik's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Jamerica
    Posts
    56,967
    Points
    875,841
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,518
    Given: 2,047

    Re: Niang Big 12 POTW

    Sounds like depth.


    Since we are an elite team now, let's go get that One Cyclone Moment.
    Make this one for the ages!




    http://rememberingdoria.wordpress.com/

  5. #5
    Legend
    Points: 283,836, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 94.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    VeloClone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Brooklyn Park, MN
    Posts
    14,791
    Points
    283,836
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,684
    Given: 2,923

    Re: Niang Big 12 POTW

    Quote Originally Posted by Dingus View Post
    That makes 4 of 7 POW winners. With 4 different players. Gotta like that.
    And another player (some guy named Kane) has won the newcomer award twice as icing on the cake. That is 5 of ISU's starting 6 () recognized by the league in 7 weeks (6 total awards).


    "There are five real good recruits in the state. We got three of them. One couldnít get into school, and the other went to (the University of) Iowa...which is about the same thing." - Coach Johnny Orr

  6. #6
    All-Star
    Points: 29,260, Level: 52
    Level completed: 56%, Points required for next Level: 490
    Overall activity: 20.0%
    Achievements:
    Created Album picturesVeteran25000 Experience PointsSocial
    Triggermv's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Location
    Marion, IA
    Posts
    1,889
    Points
    29,260
    Level
    52
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 223
    Given: 172

    Re: Niang Big 12 POTW

    Now, all we need is Matt Thomas to step up and grab one sometime and we've got everyone accounted for. While I like Matt, it may take a while for him to get his confidence up enough for him to hit that level. We will see though. I also see it more likely that he grabs a newcomer of the week award over a player of the week award.



  7. #7
    Starter
    Points: 21,285, Level: 44
    Level completed: 60%, Points required for next Level: 365
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered10000 Experience Points
    Clone1138's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2013
    Location
    Central Iowa
    Posts
    639
    Points
    21,285
    Level
    44
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 467
    Given: 460

    Re: Niang Big 12 POTW

    Player of the Week? Try Player of the Year so far. I know there was some early worrying about maybe a sophomore slump, but Georges has been so amazingly clutch in both the Michigan, BYU and Iowa games. Plus he pretty much single-handedly kept the team going in the UNI game. I kind of laugh at his performance in the Auburn game because I think it's clear that he really performs best under pressure. Love that guy. And the statement during the post-game presser about it being a Cyclone State was the icing on the cake.



  8. #8
    Speechless
    Points: 405,102, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 99.9%
    Achievements:
    SocialOverdriveVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Wesley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    60,365
    Points
    405,102
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 776
    Given: 492

    Re: Niang Big 12 POTW

    Quote Originally Posted by Triggermv View Post
    Now, all we need is Matt Thomas to step up and grab one sometime and we've got everyone accounted for. While I like Matt, it may take a while for him to get his confidence up enough for him to hit that level. We will see though. I also see it more likely that he grabs a newcomer of the week award over a player of the week award.
    I see no reason in the world that Matt cannot have a great tourney in Hawaii in front the President and his entourage. Why not?


    Let my Fred's Posse Ride: Georges, Naz, Hogue, Bryce, Nader, Monte, Matt, and McKay.

  9. #9
    Rookie
    Points: 15,734, Level: 38
    Level completed: 11%, Points required for next Level: 716
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    ChiefCy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2008
    Posts
    427
    Points
    15,734
    Level
    38
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 13
    Given: 13

    Re: Niang Big 12 POTW

    Quote Originally Posted by Clone1138 View Post
    Player of the Week? Try Player of the Year so far. I know there was some early worrying about maybe a sophomore slump, but Georges has been so amazingly clutch in both the Michigan, BYU and Iowa games. Plus he pretty much single-handedly kept the team going in the UNI game. I kind of laugh at his performance in the Auburn game because I think it's clear that he really performs best under pressure. Love that guy. And the statement during the post-game presser about it being a Cyclone State was the icing on the cake.
    What was really the highlight was Hoiberg's response " Thanks George" I cracked up laughing



  10. #10
    Addict
    Points: 70,350, Level: 82
    Level completed: 36%, Points required for next Level: 1,100
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    VeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Houston, TX
    Posts
    5,076
    Points
    70,350
    Level
    82
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 92
    Given: 157

    Re: Niang Big 12 POTW

    Quote Originally Posted by Dryburn View Post
    Matt is going to light it up the next game. He's the only starter left to not be recognized by the Big 12!

    Niang & Woodard Recognized With Menís Basketball Awards - Big 12 Conference - Official Athletic Site

    Holy crap, so far into this season we dominate the POW awards!



  11. #11
    Starter
    Points: 6,170, Level: 23
    Level completed: 24%, Points required for next Level: 380
    Overall activity: 11.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered5000 Experience Points
    UraMallas's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2013
    Posts
    829
    Points
    6,170
    Level
    23
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 52
    Given: 81

    Re: Niang Big 12 POTW

    Quote Originally Posted by ChiefCy View Post
    What was really the highlight was Hoiberg's response " Thanks George" I cracked up laughing
    He said, "Nice Georges - God." Hoiberg could care less on that one... but not much.



  12. #12
    Pro
    Points: 36,744, Level: 59
    Level completed: 8%, Points required for next Level: 1,106
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    25000 Experience PointsVeteran
    iacyguy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Location
    Dirty Dodge
    Posts
    2,073
    Points
    36,744
    Level
    59
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 86
    Given: 56

    Re: Niang Big 12 POTW

    Matt won't get any award like this for a while i think. Im sure all of you Matty Ice lovers hate me for sharing that. Hes more of a steady eddy. He doesn't shoot enough to score more then around 15 a game. 10-17 pts and 5 rebs isn't going to win any weekly awards. I would love to see him shoot more but he seems content to shot fake everything and pass it back around. I find myself begging him to shoot the damn ball.



  13. #13
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 108,147, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    oldman's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Posts
    4,467
    Points
    108,147
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 279
    Given: 723

    Re: Niang Big 12 POTW

    6 awards in 8 games. Wonder how many they'll have by the end of the season?


    "Just remember, what you choose to do with each day is very important because you are exchanging a day of your life for it" -ET

    "I'm trying not to sweat the small stuff in my life, but there is a definite learning curve." -CE

  14. #14
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 40,688, Level: 62
    Level completed: 26%, Points required for next Level: 962
    Overall activity: 17.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered50000 Experience Points
    NickTheGreat's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Location
    Johnston
    Posts
    4,244
    Points
    40,688
    Level
    62
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 270
    Given: 357

    Re: Niang Big 12 POTW

    Good for him. He's a helluva player and I'm glad to see him get the official recognition



  15. #15
    Legend
    Points: 283,836, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 94.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    VeloClone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Brooklyn Park, MN
    Posts
    14,791
    Points
    283,836
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,684
    Given: 2,923

    Re: Niang Big 12 POTW

    Quote Originally Posted by Clone1138 View Post
    Player of the Week? Try Player of the Year so far. I know there was some early worrying about maybe a sophomore slump, but Georges has been so amazingly clutch in both the Michigan, BYU and Iowa games. Plus he pretty much single-handedly kept the team going in the UNI game. I kind of laugh at his performance in the Auburn game because I think it's clear that he really performs best under pressure. Love that guy. And the statement during the post-game presser about it being a Cyclone State was the icing on the cake.
    There are three kinds of people in this world: those who are good with numbers and those who aren't.


    "There are five real good recruits in the state. We got three of them. One couldnít get into school, and the other went to (the University of) Iowa...which is about the same thing." - Coach Johnny Orr

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: Fox Sports Net
  • FOOTBALL: Iowa State vs. Texas Tech
  • November 22, 2014
  • 02:30 PM