Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 30
  1. #1
    Prospect
    Points: 3,820, Level: 17
    Level completed: 93%, Points required for next Level: 30
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    1000 Experience PointsVeteran

    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Posts
    28
    Points
    3,820
    Level
    17
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 1

    who do we want to play in the 1st round of the big12 tournament?

    I know we want the 2nd or 3rd seed to avoid Ku til the finals.. but really, regardless of seed.. what is our best matchup in round 1? Texas, k state, Oklahoma, Oklahoma state, west Virginia???

    All possibilities are difficult.. the thought of meeting oklahoma state 5 days after we see them in Hilton isnt good. Especially since the cowboys are fighting to get in to the dance.

    Texas has a size advantage over us

    We know w Virginia can skunk us (morgantown Feb 10)

    Oklahoma has Spangler and hield

    We prob match up against k state the best..

    Your thoughts?



  2. #2
    Speechless
    Points: 860,322, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 90.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    CycloneErik's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Jamerica
    Posts
    55,337
    Points
    860,322
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,471
    Given: 1,255

    Re: who do we want to play in the 1st round of the big12 tournament?

    Doesn't matter. We have wins over all of them.
    But we won't be in the first round. Won't even play on that day.


    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/

  3. #3
    Addict
    Points: 186,701, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 10.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Rhoadhoused's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    8,531
    Points
    186,701
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 479
    Given: 220

    Re: who do we want to play in the 1st round of the big12 tournament?

    My preference in order right now:


    TCU








    Tech
    WVU

    KSU
    OU
    BU

    OSU
    Texas


    Last edited by Rhoadhoused; 03-03-2014 at 01:28 PM.

  4. #4
    Legend
    Points: 212,727, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 68.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsOverdriveVeteran
    Rabbuk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Posts
    14,142
    Points
    212,727
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 907
    Given: 49

    Re: who do we want to play in the 1st round of the big12 tournament?

    Texas Christian



  5. #5
    Pro
    Points: 33,533, Level: 56
    Level completed: 41%, Points required for next Level: 717
    Overall activity: 23.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Posts
    3,216
    Points
    33,533
    Level
    56
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 57
    Given: 30

    Re: who do we want to play in the 1st round of the big12 tournament?

    I don't care who we play, let's make a statement.



  6. #6
    Starter
    Points: 17,656, Level: 40
    Level completed: 51%, Points required for next Level: 394
    Overall activity: 53.0%
    Achievements:
    3 months registered10000 Experience Points
    roundball's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2013
    Posts
    969
    Points
    17,656
    Level
    40
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 511
    Given: 203

    Re: who do we want to play in the 1st round of the big12 tournament?

    TCU, duh.

    And for clarity, we will not be playing in the first round. We will have a bye.



  7. #7
    Legend
    Points: 276,618, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 66.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    VeloClone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Brooklyn Park, MN
    Posts
    13,128
    Points
    276,618
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 609
    Given: 1,192

    Re: who do we want to play in the 1st round of the big12 tournament?

    Quote Originally Posted by Rhoadhoused View Post
    My preference right now:


    TCU
    How could anyone say anything else? Even if they are coming off of a huge upset to get to the next round, there is no question ISU wants to face TCU.


    "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

  8. #8
    Walk On
    Points: 3,714, Level: 17
    Level completed: 66%, Points required for next Level: 136
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Created Album pictures1 year registered1000 Experience Points
    bsaltyman's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2012
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    130
    Points
    3,714
    Level
    17
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 19
    Given: 72

    Re: who do we want to play in the 1st round of the big12 tournament?

    I would rather play WVU. I think that we could handle them on a neutral court.



  9. #9
    Addict
    Points: 74,599, Level: 84
    Level completed: 86%, Points required for next Level: 251
    Overall activity: 33.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Bigman38's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Location
    Council Bluffs, IA
    Posts
    5,119
    Points
    74,599
    Level
    84
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 221
    Given: 316

    Re: who do we want to play in the 1st round of the big12 tournament?

    1. WVU
    2. KSU
    3. OU/Texas

    Feel good about any of those matchups though.


    "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

  10. #10
    All-Star
    Points: 23,853, Level: 47
    Level completed: 31%, Points required for next Level: 697
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience PointsVeteran
    ThurgoodMarshal's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Location
    Ankeny, IA
    Posts
    1,036
    Points
    23,853
    Level
    47
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 181
    Given: 123

    Re: who do we want to play in the 1st round of the big12 tournament?

    Quote Originally Posted by Rhoadhoused View Post
    My preference right now:


    TCU
    Tech
    WVU
    KSU
    OU
    BU
    OSU
    Texas
    This except I'd switch OU and BU. I feel pretty good about Baylor after how things went early in the season and for some reason OU scares me. I may be singing a different tune after the game tomorrow but this is how I see it right now.



  11. #11
    All-Star
    Points: 32,606, Level: 55
    Level completed: 60%, Points required for next Level: 444
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    25000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Agclone91's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Location
    Carroll
    Posts
    1,909
    Points
    32,606
    Level
    55
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 123
    Given: 86

    Re: who do we want to play in the 1st round of the big12 tournament?

    I don't want to play anybody in the first round, because that means we are the 2 seed.



  12. #12
    Addict
    Points: 186,701, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 10.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Rhoadhoused's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    8,531
    Points
    186,701
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 479
    Given: 220

    Re: who do we want to play in the 1st round of the big12 tournament?

    Quote Originally Posted by ThurgoodMarshal View Post
    This except I'd switch OU and BU. I feel pretty good about Baylor after how things went early in the season and for some reason OU scares me. I may be singing a different tune after the game tomorrow but this is how I see it right now.
    KSU through BU is pretty muddy for me. BU is the most talented but we match up well with them. Maybe Ill change it to tiers.....



  13. #13
    Addict
    Points: 85,340, Level: 90
    Level completed: 89%, Points required for next Level: 210
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Erik4Cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    West Des Moines, IA
    Posts
    7,104
    Points
    85,340
    Level
    90
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 220
    Given: 163

    Re: who do we want to play in the 1st round of the big12 tournament?

    TCU
    Tech
    WVU
    BU
    KSU
    OU
    Texas
    OSU
    KU


    ISU license plates, just $50 at: http://www.iamvd.com/ovs/plates/index.htm
    "I am so proud to be your football coach!" - Paul Rhoads

    HOI-BALL!!!

  14. #14
    Pro
    Points: 37,023, Level: 59
    Level completed: 32%, Points required for next Level: 827
    Overall activity: 11.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    CapnCy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Posts
    2,328
    Points
    37,023
    Level
    59
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 160
    Given: 117

    Re: who do we want to play in the 1st round of the big12 tournament?

    Quote Originally Posted by VeloClone View Post
    How could anyone say anything else? Even if they are coming off of a huge upset to get to the next round, there is no question ISU wants to face TCU.
    That is my one "basketball gods" wish....TCU with an upset and we then get to face them. Sure, winning the tourney going through KU would be sweet..but so is winning the tourney. Same for the big dance, would love to get one of the "upset" type of teams from the first round that isn't Cinderella caliber.



  15. #15
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 76,189, Level: 85
    Level completed: 79%, Points required for next Level: 361
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    gogagig's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Posts
    3,563
    Points
    76,189
    Level
    85
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 54
    Given: 17

    Re: who do we want to play in the 1st round of the big12 tournament?

    since we are going to win the whole thing, the order doesn't matter



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • Football
  • Iowa State vs. North Dakota State
  • August 30, 2014
  • 11:00 AM