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    Re: Harris Leaving WVU

    This is the guy who punched Morris in the face?



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    Re: Harris Leaving WVU

    Quote Originally Posted by im4cyclones View Post
    Whoa. Wonder if Staten returns this year? If he goes pro, they are hurting.
    A loss like this might certainly tilt him towards making the jump. Articles i saw said he's going to test the waters.



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    Re: Harris Leaving WVU

    That's too bad for the league. Him and Staten were really damn good together this year. Anyone know why he's leaving?



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    Re: Harris Leaving WVU

    Great news!



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    Re: Harris Leaving WVU

    Quote Originally Posted by NATEizKING View Post
    Great news!
    Disagree. A better league is better for the teams therein.



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    Re: Harris Leaving WVU

    Quote Originally Posted by kucyclone View Post
    Disagree. A better league is better for the teams therein.
    Not at the top if you're trying to win a title. Let the bottom teams be decent and the top teams be very good instead of unbeatable.



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    Re: Harris Leaving WVU

    Quote Originally Posted by kucyclone View Post
    Disagree. A better league is better for the teams therein.
    I don't care about the league, I care about ISU. If other teams get worse while we get better I am happy.



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    Re: Harris Leaving WVU

    Quote Originally Posted by isufbcurt View Post
    I don't care about the league, I care about ISU. If other teams get worse while we get better I am happy.
    One of the ways we get better is by playing in a difficult league.



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    Re: Harris Leaving WVU

    There will still be enough talent to make the Big 12 a tough schedule, wins mean more than schedule strength.



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    Re: Harris Leaving WVU

    You want to have a deep league with everyone worse than you. It does no good to have a team like KU and lose to them twice and not get the league title.



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    Re: Harris Leaving WVU

    This is very unexpected, with this news I don't see Staten coming back next year.



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    Re: Harris Leaving WVU

    Quote Originally Posted by roundball View Post
    One of the ways we get better is by playing in a difficult league.
    ...says KSU, KU, OSU, OU, UT...


    It's a matter of PrΩ's law. Follow the path of least resistance.


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    Re: Harris Leaving WVU

    Quote Originally Posted by NATEizKING View Post
    There will still be enough talent to make the Big 12 a tough schedule, wins mean more than schedule strength.
    That depends on the goal. If it's to win as many games as possible, you're right. If it's to become a better team that's more prepared for the postseason, that's not necessarily so.



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    Re: Harris Leaving WVU

    Quote Originally Posted by roundball View Post
    One of the ways we get better is by playing in a difficult league.
    or by winning games, playing basketball that is fun for the players and getting better recruits.



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    Re: Harris Leaving WVU

    Quote Originally Posted by roundball View Post
    That depends on the goal. If it's to win as many games as possible, you're right. If it's to become a better team that's more prepared for the postseason, that's not necessarily so.
    Winning a regular season Big 12 title is the first goal. I don't want the Big 12 to be the SEC, but I would love to be in KU's spot this year. A super deep league with nobody who is as good as you over the whole season.



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