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    Re: Darien Williams is a Cyclone

    Quote Originally Posted by MaccloNe View Post
    Anyone know why he went Juco in the first place?
    Probably didn't qualify. Which is why he has to sit out his surgery year in JUCO and not at ISU immediately.

    Non qualifiers out of high school have to wait two years and get an AA before they can transfer to a D1 school.

    Had he qualified and then blown up his first year, he could transfer out after one year.



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    Re: Darien Williams is a Cyclone

    Morris-6'2"
    Naz - 6'3"
    Thomas - 6'4"
    Niang - 6'7"
    McKay - 6'8"
    Nader - 6'7"
    Williams - 6'9"

    I know I'm missing more, but that off the top of my head... We have ALOT to be excited about the next few years. We will have Length and Athleticism, along with CFH ability to utilize their talents. Enjoy the ride Cyclones!!



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    Re: Darien Williams is a Cyclone

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyhart View Post
    Thats definitely accurate. Ive paid attention to this kid seeing as how he is in our backyard. He will fit into Fred's system perfectly!! Kudos to him for realizing that.

    If we were on Around the Horn I would give you points for "Inside information" :)



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    Re: Darien Williams is a Cyclone

    can anyone find some highlights on him?



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    Re: Darien Williams is a Cyclone

    Matt A. was the lead recruiter on him for those keeping track at home.



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    Re: Darien Williams is a Cyclone

    Quote Originally Posted by GoSTATE71 View Post
    This guy looks like a complete freak athletically. 6'9 and shoots 41% from 3, 51% from the field, yes please! Basically, going to be a replacement for Hogue. And just to ********** a bit....

    Morris
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    Niang

    Assume we pick up nobody (which we will I bet) and that is still a terrifying starting 5. So many mis matches all over the place.
    The frontcourt will be incredibly versatile, longer than we have been, and a perfect fit for Hoiberg basketball. Georges wheeling and dealing, McKay finishing, Williams shooting, and Nader slashing...and so on.

    If Georges transforms his body a little to a leaner 245-250, he will be unstoppable surrounded by these guys plus Naz and Thomas filling it up on the perimeter, and Morris and Custer driving and dishing.


    Last edited by swarthmoreCY; 04-13-2014 at 09:19 PM.

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    Re: Darien Williams is a Cyclone

    Quote Originally Posted by swarthmoreCY View Post
    The frontcourt will be incredibly versatile, longer than we have been, and a perfect fit for Hoiberg basketball. Georges willing and dealing, McKay finishing, Williams shooting, and Nader slashing...and so on.

    If Georges transforms his body a little to a leaner 245-250, he will be unstoppable surrounded by these guys plus Naz and Thomas filling it up on the perimeter, and Morris and Custer driving and dishing.
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    Re: Darien Williams is a Cyclone

    Quote Originally Posted by LawyerClone View Post
    Matt A. was the lead recruiter on him for those keeping track at home.
    I'm surprised nobody is whining about him not being a high school recruit.



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    Re: Darien Williams is a Cyclone

    Might wanna rewrite that scenerio without Nadar at least for a while.


    Last edited by MaccloNe; 04-13-2014 at 06:57 PM.

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    Re: Darien Williams is a Cyclone

    So this is what Matt hinted at having under his sleeve.



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    Re: Darien Williams is a Cyclone

    Quote Originally Posted by MaccloNe View Post
    Might wanna rewrite that ****** without Nadar.
    Why


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    Re: Darien Williams is a Cyclone

    Quote Originally Posted by MaccloNe View Post
    Might wanna rewrite that ****** without Nadar.
    As long as he doesn't mess up again, he will be on the team. He will probably only be suspended the first couple games next year



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    Re: Darien Williams is a Cyclone

    Quote Originally Posted by MaccloNe View Post
    Might wanna rewrite that ****** without Nadar.
    For an OWI? First year following Iowa State sports? Or just ********?



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    Re: Darien Williams is a Cyclone

    @TravisHines21: How embracing versatility helped ISU convince Darien Williams to want to "bring a national championship to Ames" http://t.co/UKt7zI7ATs



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    Re: Darien Williams is a Cyclone

    After reading about this kid, it looked like there would be intense high major competition for him. This is huge!



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