Tournament Fouls
Results 1 to 15 of 15
  1. #1
    Pro
    Points: 54,338, Level: 72
    Level completed: 20%, Points required for next Level: 1,212
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    KMAC_ATTACK's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2007
    Location
    Waterloo
    Posts
    2,240
    Points
    54,338
    Level
    72
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 31
    Given: 3

    Tournament Fouls

    I have a friend who will be selecting the referees to work the Div III tourney and he has received the word directly from the director of officials that they intend to clean up the game.

    He indicated that the conferences control their own referees and the NCAA has little control how the conferences games are officiated. That all changes in the NCAA tournament. They have 100% total control over who is picked to call the games and they want to take the physical nature of the game out and make it more about movement then physical dominance.

    The directives from the NCAA is simple - take the physical nature out of the game or the officials will not move forward for additional games.

    I'm worried about our depth but if they do indeed invoke this methodology i think it gives our offense a huge advantage. The way we create mismatches and our philosophy of isolation and drive will create a lot of foul opportunities for whoever they face.



  2. #2
    Addict
    Points: 178,078, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 73.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    CyFan61's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Posts
    9,377
    Points
    178,078
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,616
    Given: 421

    Re: Tournament Fouls

    If Kane is able to get the calls that he had earlier in the season on his drives to the rim, he will rack up points.



  3. #3
    Walk On
    Points: 3,517, Level: 17
    Level completed: 17%, Points required for next Level: 333
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    1000 Experience PointsVeteran

    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Location
    Ankeny, IA
    Posts
    195
    Points
    3,517
    Level
    17
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 38
    Given: 83

    Re: Tournament Fouls

    This would be excellent for us. We CAN get physical and win but I really think our offense shines when our guys can get to the basket without getting mugged.



  4. #4
    Addict
    Points: 112,584, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 92.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    cyrocksmypants's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Honolulu, HI
    Posts
    9,445
    Points
    112,584
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,141
    Given: 130

    Re: Tournament Fouls

    Quote Originally Posted by CyFan61 View Post
    If Kane is able to get the calls that he had earlier in the season on his drives to the rim, we will win it all.
    Fixed it for ya.



  5. #5
    Addict
    Points: 116,277, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 29.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience Points1 year registeredSocialOverdrive
    cmjh10's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2012
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    9,076
    Points
    116,277
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,187
    Given: 3,397

    Re: Tournament Fouls

    As an ISU fan, this is great.

    As a fan of physical basketball, I dont like it.


    Naz Long, the Cowboy Killer

  6. #6
    Pro
    Points: 48,440, Level: 68
    Level completed: 7%, Points required for next Level: 1,310
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Burnsville, MN
    Posts
    3,068
    Points
    48,440
    Level
    68
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 117
    Given: 21

    Re: Tournament Fouls

    Interesting about the conference refs, I have noticed in other conference tournaments that they have the free flow going like in early season games. The big12 and big ten certainly are allowing more contact.
    I think this will be very good for three good guys.



  7. #7
    Pro
    Points: 54,338, Level: 72
    Level completed: 20%, Points required for next Level: 1,212
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    KMAC_ATTACK's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2007
    Location
    Waterloo
    Posts
    2,240
    Points
    54,338
    Level
    72
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 31
    Given: 3

    Re: Tournament Fouls

    Quote Originally Posted by MNclone View Post
    Interesting about the conference refs, I have noticed in other conference tournaments that they have the free flow going like in early season games. The big12 and big ten certainly are allowing more contact.
    I think this will be very good for three good guys.
    Agreed - i thought that we got some serious ticky tack fouls on Naz guarding Heslip and that Austin was allowed to get very physical not only on defense but also in rebounding.

    This was supposed to be the direction that the NCAA had given at the beginning of the year and as it got into conference play it seemed to go away and the play became increasingly physical.

    Even if fouls became an issue, i feel ok about our guard depth but our front line depth would be problematic. I would like to get a big lead in that first game and get Gibson in for some extended minutes. I was impressed with Edozies play for the limited amount he was in last night. He seems to produce and at times, i think Ejim and Niang get lazy fouls because they've played like 35 minutes and usually against bigger opponents.

    This team if they get the right draw could make the deepest run in ISU history which would good for the present and the future.



  8. #8
    Addict
    Points: 153,389, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 17.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    temperflare's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Location
    Bondurant
    Posts
    7,721
    Points
    153,389
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 318
    Given: 137

    Re: Tournament Fouls

    I hope they mean both offensively and defensively in terms of physical play.

    Watching Big10, if the person dribbling throws his arm out to push a defender away that is a foul. In our conference it is rarely, if ever, called. The most blatant example was in our last game against WV.

    If the refs clamp down I like our chances. I just hope they don't get so stupid that they guys can't play. Seen that in a few games this season.



  9. #9
    All-Star
    Points: 36,101, Level: 58
    Level completed: 55%, Points required for next Level: 549
    Overall activity: 10.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Aug 2007
    Posts
    1,554
    Points
    36,101
    Level
    58
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 37
    Given: 43

    Re: Tournament Fouls

    I am all for it if it also applies to the Ohio States, Dukes and KU's of the college basketball world.



  10. #10
    Pro
    Points: 36,193, Level: 58
    Level completed: 62%, Points required for next Level: 457
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Posts
    3,455
    Points
    36,193
    Level
    58
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 137
    Given: 64

    Re: Tournament Fouls

    K-state is screwed.



  11. #11
    Legend
    Points: 164,379, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 44.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Aug 2008
    Location
    Here nor there
    Posts
    12,318
    Points
    164,379
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 707
    Given: 1,091

    Re: Tournament Fouls

    I will believe the refs will apply this equally when I see it.



  12. #12
    Bench Warmer
    Points: 6,983, Level: 24
    Level completed: 87%, Points required for next Level: 67
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    wcamnclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Location
    Fargo, ND
    Posts
    294
    Points
    6,983
    Level
    24
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 4
    Given: 2

    Re: Tournament Fouls

    I just want consistency in the officiating.



  13. #13
    Addict
    Points: 112,584, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 92.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    cyrocksmypants's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Honolulu, HI
    Posts
    9,445
    Points
    112,584
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,141
    Given: 130

    Re: Tournament Fouls

    Quote Originally Posted by temperflare View Post
    I hope they mean both offensively and defensively in terms of physical play.

    Watching Big10, if the person dribbling throws his arm out to push a defender away that is a foul. In our conference it is rarely, if ever, called. The most blatant example was in our last game against WV.

    If the refs clamp down I like our chances. I just hope they don't get so stupid that they guys can't play. Seen that in a few games this season.
    Or Heslip all game shoving Naz with both arms when starting a run to a screen?



  14. #14
    Speechless
    Points: 407,969, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 62.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialOverdriveVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Wesley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    61,068
    Points
    407,969
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 874
    Given: 607

    Re: Tournament Fouls

    Quote Originally Posted by 2forISU View Post
    K-state is screwed.
    So is Louisville.


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

  15. #15
    Legend
    Points: 164,379, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 44.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Aug 2008
    Location
    Here nor there
    Posts
    12,318
    Points
    164,379
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 707
    Given: 1,091

    Re: Tournament Fouls

    Quote Originally Posted by Wesley View Post
    So is Louisville.
    Louisville is a name brand.



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: Mediacom 22
  • HOOPS: Iowa State vs. Drake
  • December 20, 2014
  • 04:00 PM