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    I am just getting into the office and have made a few calls on this situation.

    What I have gathered is as follows:

    1) This is not a situation where Clayton has ANYTHING wrong with Iowa State, the basketball program, Coach McDermott or otherwise

    2) This is totally a personal decision, and there are aspects involved that all parties wish to just remain personal and private, so I will certainly respect that.

    3) No one believes that he is transferring anywhere to play basketball.



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    Re: On Vette

    Thanks for the work Jon.



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    Maybe college and collegiate athletics is just not for him.


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    Re: On Vette

    Thanks for the update.



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    Re: On Vette

    Quote Originally Posted by JonDMiller View Post
    I am just getting into the office and have made a few calls on this situation.

    What I have gathered is as follows:

    1) This is not a situation where Clayton has ANYTHING wrong with Iowa State, the basketball program, Coach McDermott or otherwise

    2) This is totally a personal decision, and there are aspects involved that all parties wish to just remain personal and private, so I will certainly respect that.

    3) No one believes that he is transferring anywhere to play basketball.
    Wow, that changes perceptions. He must have something big going on if he isn't even thinking about basketball right now. I wonder if it is something that will allow him to sit out a semester or year and come back??


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    Re: On Vette

    Appreciate the info Jon.



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    Re: On Vette

    Quote Originally Posted by JonDMiller View Post
    I am just getting into the office and have made a few calls on this situation.

    What I have gathered is as follows:

    1) This is not a situation where Clayton has ANYTHING wrong with Iowa State, the basketball program, Coach McDermott or otherwise

    2) This is totally a personal decision, and there are aspects involved that all parties wish to just remain personal and private, so I will certainly respect that.

    3) No one believes that he is transferring anywhere to play basketball.

    I agree with you on all accounts. There are times when things just aren't as important or right and I think it's best if everybody wishes Clayton the best and not bash him.


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    Quote Originally Posted by isucyfan View Post
    Wow, that changes perceptions. He must have something big going on if he isn't even thinking about basketball right now. I wonder if it is something that will allow him to sit out a semester or year and come back??

    1 - It's personal and that's enough. It's nobody's business and it should be left at that.

    2 - I don't foresee him ever suiting up for ISU again.


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    I just hope it's nothing overly serious. Health or anything of the like.



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    Re: On Vette

    Thanks Jon, Hopefully everyone reads this and comes to their senses on trying to blame Gmac, not that it shouldn't be common sense to begin with.....



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    Re: On Vette

    I have heard Ross Marsden has recruited him to play on the ISU basketball Club team with him.



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    Re: On Vette

    Quote Originally Posted by JonDMiller View Post
    I am just getting into the office and have made a few calls on this situation.
    You have a late night last night?


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    Re: On Vette

    Not to bash him, but what do you think the coaches are going to say? It's not like they are going to contribute to making it look like he just got homesick. I of course could be totally wrong, but I wouldn't be surprised if it was simply that.


    ďAlso, I met a lot of Iowa State fans and I donít want to leave any of that behind.Ē - DARIUS DARKS on Staying a CLONE!!!


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    So what is the gal's name? Helen of Troy?


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    Re: On Vette

    Quote Originally Posted by Bryceman View Post
    So what is the gal's name? Helen of Troy?
    OK, you may lose some on that one. Not me....others...I'm just saying.



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