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    Big 12 Keeps getting tougher

    Rumor going around right now that Baylor has hired John Wall's (#1 recruit for 2009) handler as an assistant coach and Wall will be following him to Waco. Most people think that Wall is a better version of Derrick Rose. That would give Baylor two 5* players for that class and a 4 star. Coach Drew is doing some amazing recruiting.

    You know that Kansas is going to continue to be dominant and Texas will as well. They have a top 5 recruit for the 2009 season as well. Ford at OSU appears to be doing a great job recruiting and is a much much better coach than Sutton was. Martin at K State keeps pulling in top 50 talent and Oklahoma will be tough the next 2 years as well.

    I think it is even more important that we get Barnes. People say that a player doesn't make a program and while that is true, he sure will help. If we want to be competitive in a couple years he is a must



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    Re: Big 12 Keeps getting tougher

    I think it is time to add Jake to the staff.



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    Re: Big 12 Keeps getting tougher

    Quote Originally Posted by snowcraig2.0 View Post
    I think it is time to add Jake to the staff.
    Ain't gonna happen.


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    Re: Big 12 Keeps getting tougher

    Quote Originally Posted by Clones85' View Post
    Rumor going around right now that Baylor has hired John Wall's (#1 recruit for 2009) handler as an assistant coach and Wall will be following him to Waco. Most people think that Wall is a better version of Derrick Rose. That would give Baylor two 5* players for that class and a 4 star. Coach Drew is doing some amazing recruiting.

    You know that Kansas is going to continue to be dominant and Texas will as well. They have a top 5 recruit for the 2009 season as well. Ford at OSU appears to be doing a great job recruiting and is a much much better coach than Sutton was. Martin at K State keeps pulling in top 50 talent and Oklahoma will be tough the next 2 years as well.

    I think it is even more important that we get Barnes. People say that a player doesn't make a program and while that is true, he sure will help. If we want to be competitive in a couple years he is a must
    Baylor= The New Kansas?



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    Re: Big 12 Keeps getting tougher

    Quote Originally Posted by cyismydog View Post
    Baylor= The New Kansas?
    Well, ever since Kansas went and became a football school...


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    Re: Big 12 Keeps getting tougher

    Quote Originally Posted by cyismydog View Post
    Baylor= The New Kansas?
    One difference for Baylor being that when the crap hits the fan, they don't have the "skills" to make things go away like KU does...I thought BU would have learned that by now...


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    Re: Big 12 Keeps getting tougher

    Quote Originally Posted by cyismydog View Post
    Baylor= The New Kansas?
    I think more and more programs are starting to do this. People weren't recruiting Wall as much as they were trying to hire his coach. Yesterday everyone thought he was going to Okie St



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    Re: Big 12 Keeps getting tougher

    Quote Originally Posted by isucyfan View Post
    Ain't gonna happen.
    And it shouldn't.



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    Re: Big 12 Keeps getting tougher

    It sounds like a done deal, per the front page of rivals: basketballrecruiting.rivals.com



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    Re: Big 12 Keeps getting tougher

    Maybe ISU should hire Harrison's mom. Oh, wait...



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    Re: Big 12 Keeps getting tougher

    Geez...Its almost like Baylor doesn't realize that they have been a Doormat (in sports we care about) since forever, a private smaller school and is just coming off a player that murdered someone else with the coach covering it up. If they can recover from that then what is our deal?



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    Re: Big 12 Keeps getting tougher

    It seems we have a severe shortage of money and a high level of ethics. Having one is good the other is bad.



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    Re: Big 12 Keeps getting tougher




    next year, we're going to be good. really really good.



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    Re: Big 12 Keeps getting tougher

    Quote Originally Posted by HandSanitizer View Post
    Geez...Its almost like Baylor doesn't realize that they have been a Doormat (in sports we care about) since forever, a private smaller school and is just coming off a player that murdered someone else with the coach covering it up. If they can recover from that then what is our deal?
    This post sums up my thoughts exactly! Programs are turned around very quickly these days. There is nothing illegal about what Baylor is doing. Like it or not, this is the way of major college basketball.



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    Re: Big 12 Keeps getting tougher

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    next year, we're going to be good. really really good.
    Baylrballa.....

    what is up with your picture. Am I missing something..The state is looking pretty jacked up in your picture.



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