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    Wes situation mentioned in Fran Fraschilla's ESPN Insider blog today

    It's Insider content, which I normally never post due to the "don't post pay-for-info info on free sites" rule (which is a rule that should be respected). However, (forgive me Internet Gods) I feel that this is a glimmer of hope that people outside of our Cyclone community may be getting wind of something "fishy" surrounding this story.

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    News and notes from the Big 12 spring meetings


    The transfer of 6-7 forward Wesley Johnson from Iowa State is a devastating blow to the Cyclones. I was on the Johnson bandwagon early in his career at Iowa State after an unheralded high school career. After an outstanding freshman season, Johnson suffered through an injury-plagued sophomore season but still averaged 12.4 points a game.

    The word among some coaches was that Johnson will end up at an SEC school that had been working behind the scenes the last couple of months through a former Cyclone teammate. If it's true, it stinks!



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    re: Wes situation mentioned in Fran Fraschilla's ESPN Insider blog today

    Quote Originally Posted by ISU_Alum_2000 View Post
    The word among some coaches was that Johnson will end up at an SEC school that had been working behind the scenes the last couple of months through a former Cyclone teammate. If it's true, it stinks!
    Former teammate make it sound like Bergstrom might have been in the mix...


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    re: Wes situation mentioned in Fran Fraschilla's ESPN Insider blog today

    teammate or coach?

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    re: Wes situation mentioned in Fran Fraschilla's ESPN Insider blog today

    Jon is talking about this blog on his show right now.



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    re: Wes situation mentioned in Fran Fraschilla's ESPN Insider blog today

    Were Wes and Taggert ever there together? SEC just made me think Memphis.



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    re: Wes situation mentioned in Fran Fraschilla's ESPN Insider blog today

    That is a low blow and bush league.



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    re: Wes situation mentioned in Fran Fraschilla's ESPN Insider blog today

    Bergstrom??



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    re: Wes situation mentioned in Fran Fraschilla's ESPN Insider blog today

    Not Bergstrom, but it is accurate.



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    re: Wes situation mentioned in Fran Fraschilla's ESPN Insider blog today

    What other former ISU coaches or players have ties to the SEC?



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    re: Wes situation mentioned in Fran Fraschilla's ESPN Insider blog today

    Quote Originally Posted by Wx4Cy View Post
    Were Wes and Taggert ever there together? SEC just made me think Memphis.
    Taggart transferred out before Wes came in.



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    re: Wes situation mentioned in Fran Fraschilla's ESPN Insider blog today

    Quote Originally Posted by kg-cyclone View Post
    Not Bergstrom, but it is accurate.
    Is this something that is ever going to be public knowledge?



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    re: Wes situation mentioned in Fran Fraschilla's ESPN Insider blog today

    Memphis isn't in the SEC.



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    re: Wes situation mentioned in Fran Fraschilla's ESPN Insider blog today

    This just gets shadier and shadier each time more information comes out. Its quite unfortunate.



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    re: Wes situation mentioned in Fran Fraschilla's ESPN Insider blog today

    Quote Originally Posted by Wx4Cy View Post
    Were Wes and Taggert ever there together? SEC just made me think Memphis.
    I hate to point this out, but Memphis is not in the SEC. It's in Conference USA. Oops, looks like mwitt beat me to it...



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    re: Wes situation mentioned in Fran Fraschilla's ESPN Insider blog today

    Quote Originally Posted by mwitt View Post
    Is this something that is ever going to be public knowledge?

    Well, I think we're well on our way...props to you guys.



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