Results 1 to 12 of 12
  1. #1
    Speechless
    Points: 262,793, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 14.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience PointsCreated Album pictures
    BryceC's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Posts
    16,951
    Points
    262,793
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 296
    Given: 0

    Does Martin Remind anybody of Eustachy?

    Honestly I was having flashbacks the more I watched him on Saturday, down to the offense and defense of the teams as well - extremely tough on the boards and defensively, not very much structure on offense, and has a penchant for dropping multitudinous F-bombs. I don't think he's as good of a coach as Eustachy but I think with Delonte Hill doing his recruiting for him he could have success in the Big 12. You can win a lot of games playing defense like they do, and with a great penetrator like Pullen for the next 3 years I think they'll be solid.




  2. #2
    Addict
    Points: 84,301, Level: 90
    Level completed: 31%, Points required for next Level: 1,249
    Overall activity: 23.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    6,260
    Points
    84,301
    Level
    90
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 263
    Given: 0

    Re: Does Martin Remind anybody of Eustachy?

    He reminds me more of Vinnie Jones from Snatch and Lock Stock and Two Smoking Barrels.



  3. #3
    Speechless
    Points: 348,153, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 37.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    ISUFan22's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Grimes, IA
    Posts
    33,129
    Points
    348,153
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 876
    Given: 552

    Re: Does Martin Remind anybody of Eustachy?

    Actually, I kind of thought their defense has been somewhat mediocre much of the season, mostly the Big 12.



  4. #4
    Speechless
    Points: 185,824, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 16.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    ajk4st8's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    15,634
    Points
    185,824
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 290
    Given: 774

    Re: Does Martin Remind anybody of Eustachy?

    Their D was 'ok'. Poor post D. Brackins posterized one of their bigs at one point. Pullen was a guard that I was really hoping we would get. That kid is the small spark that keeps them winning.



  5. #5
    Bench Warmer
    Points: 10,320, Level: 30
    Level completed: 62%, Points required for next Level: 230
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    Cutlass's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    334
    Points
    10,320
    Level
    30
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 11
    Given: 24

    Re: Does Martin Remind anybody of Eustachy?

    Quote Originally Posted by BryceC View Post
    Honestly I was having flashbacks the more I watched him on Saturday, down to the offense and defense of the teams as well - extremely tough on the boards and defensively, not very much structure on offense, and has a penchant for dropping multitudinous F-bombs. I don't think he's as good of a coach as Eustachy but I think with Delonte Hill doing his recruiting for him he could have success in the Big 12. You can win a lot of games playing defense like they do, and with a great penetrator like Pullen for the next 3 years I think they'll be solid.
    No. You give LE a team with that much talent and they sure as hell don't have 10 losses.



  6. #6
    Addict
    Points: 120,181, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    cyclonenum1's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Posts
    7,185
    Points
    120,181
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 12
    Given: 0

    Re: Does Martin Remind anybody of Eustachy?

    Does he drive to away games under the guise of fearing flight so that he can party on campus with co-eds from the other schools?



    I cheer for two teams, Iowa State and whoever is playing the hawkeyes.

  7. #7
    Pro
    Points: 30,208, Level: 53
    Level completed: 42%, Points required for next Level: 642
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    cygrads's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Location
    Altoona, IA
    Posts
    2,191
    Points
    30,208
    Level
    53
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 51
    Given: 300

    Re: Does Martin Remind anybody of Eustachy?

    A ton of talent cures a lot of coaching shortcomings of which Martin has many. Not in the same league as LE as far as coaching ability - when LE had talent he knew what to do with it. I think if Martin had the talent ISU has this year he wins 6 or 7 games total and loses many by large margins.



  8. #8
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 84,319, Level: 90
    Level completed: 32%, Points required for next Level: 1,231
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    May 2006
    Location
    Houston, TX
    Posts
    3,637
    Points
    84,319
    Level
    90
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 31
    Given: 6

    Re: Does Martin Remind anybody of Eustachy?

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonenum1 View Post
    Does he drive to away games under the guise of fearing flight so that he can party on campus with co-eds from the other schools?
    For the record, it was not under the "guise" of fearing flight. The man was flat out afraid of flying.



  9. #9
    Pro
    Points: 29,222, Level: 52
    Level completed: 52%, Points required for next Level: 528
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Ankeny, IA
    Posts
    2,526
    Points
    29,222
    Level
    52
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 71
    Given: 19

    Re: Does Martin Remind anybody of Eustachy?

    Quote Originally Posted by BryceC View Post
    Honestly I was having flashbacks the more I watched him on Saturday, down to the offense and defense of the teams as well - extremely tough on the boards and defensively, not very much structure on offense, and has a penchant for dropping multitudinous F-bombs. I don't think he's as good of a coach as Eustachy but I think with Delonte Hill doing his recruiting for him he could have success in the Big 12. You can win a lot of games playing defense like they dys o, and with a great penetrator like Pullen for the next 3 years I think they'll be solid.
    Wait, I thought they hired him for his recruiting?



  10. #10
    All-Star
    Points: 26,724, Level: 50
    Level completed: 18%, Points required for next Level: 826
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    iowa_wildcat's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    1,334
    Points
    26,724
    Level
    50
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 63
    Given: 27

    Re: Does Martin Remind anybody of Eustachy?

    Folks, there are damned few coaches the equal of Larry Eustachy. That man can get more wins out of less talent than anyone else that has ever came through this area.



  11. #11
    Speechless
    Points: 419,821, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialOverdriveVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Wesley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    62,879
    Points
    419,821
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,152
    Given: 810

    Re: Does Martin Remind anybody of Eustachy?

    Quote Originally Posted by iowa_wildcat View Post
    Folks, there are damned few coaches the equal of Larry Eustachy. That man can get more wins out of less talent than anyone else that has ever came through this area.

    I can name another coach - Keno Davis.


    Let my Fred's Posse Ride: Georges, 3sus Naz, Dustin, Bryce, Abdel, Monte, Matt, and Jameel.

  12. #12
    All-Star
    Points: 26,724, Level: 50
    Level completed: 18%, Points required for next Level: 826
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    iowa_wildcat's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    1,334
    Points
    26,724
    Level
    50
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 63
    Given: 27

    Re: Does Martin Remind anybody of Eustachy?

    Good point! Keno does very well at Drake with very little. I would love to see how he would do in the Big 12 year in and year out. My comment is not speculation one way or the other--just a question not likely answered anytime soon. Personally, I love it when little Drake does well at any sport. Drake basketball is giving all underdogs hope for the future.



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: ESPN2
  • Iowa State @ Kansas State
  • February 28, 2015
  • 03:00 PM