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    Would Jon Cooper come out of retirement to coach at ISU.

    Yes, I know he couldn't beat Michigan. So what! He won at Tulsa, ASU, and at over an 80% clip at OSU. He is an alum of the Dirty Thirty. Give him the reins for 5-7 years and let him hand off a much stronger program to the next coach.


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    Re: Would Jon Cooper come out of retirement to coach at ISU.

    Quote Originally Posted by URBCLONE View Post
    Yes, I know he couldn't beat Michigan. So what! He won at Tulsa, ASU, and at over an 80% clip at OSU. He is an alum of the Dirty Thirty. Give him the reins for 5-7 years and let him hand off a much stronger program to the next coach.

    I agree with Cooper or Steve Loney over Mac. At least they know how to be productive. Yeah I would like someone young or energetic too, but either of these would be an upgrade over Mac.

    If we get someone even better....great!



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    Re: Would Jon Cooper come out of retirement to coach at ISU.

    how old is he?



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    Re: Would Jon Cooper come out of retirement to coach at ISU.

    Quote Originally Posted by herbicide View Post
    how old is he?
    Not sure. I would put him in the 65-67 range though considering that the Dirty Thirty was 1959-1960.


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    Re: Would Jon Cooper come out of retirement to coach at ISU.

    Quote Originally Posted by herbicide View Post
    how old is he?
    I pretty sure he's 69.



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