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    Who is the big conference upset?

    Who will be Iowa State's victim as an upset in conference play this year. I think we possibly have a shot at Kansas in Hilton. Give me your thoughts on this...


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    Re: Who is the big conference upset?

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclones357 View Post
    Who will be Iowa State's victim as an upset in conference play this year. I think we possibly have a shot at Kansas in Hilton. Give me your thoughts on this...
    There won't be one this year. Same as '06 - '07 and '07 - '08.


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    Re: Who is the big conference upset?

    Ha a shot at KU, this weekend has turned you loco.


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    Re: Who is the big conference upset?

    Sadly, Nebraska.



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    Re: Who is the big conference upset?

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclones357 View Post
    Who will be Iowa State's victim as an upset in conference play this year. I think we possibly have a shot at Kansas in Hilton. Give me your thoughts on this...
    colorado at hilton.



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    Re: Who is the big conference upset?

    I think we could get hot behind the 3 point line and pull off a couple of big upsets this year. I do think it will probably have to come at home. I could see us pulling one off against Kansas for sure and maybe even Texas. No way we even have a change against Oklahoma unless Griffin is out..



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    Re: Who is the big conference upset?

    who is the second worse team in the conference again?

    whoever that is, that's my guess.



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    Re: Who is the big conference upset?

    We were picked 11th in the conference so any win outside of Colorado would be an upset.


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    Re: Who is the big conference upset?

    Quote Originally Posted by URBCLONE View Post
    There won't be one this year. Same as '06 - '07 and '07 - '08.
    My sentiments exactly - and this is a down year for the B12


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    Re: Who is the big conference upset?

    i think kansas cuz there so young or Baylor. They are projected to be very good this yr. but i feel they rely on guard play a little too much and i think craig can have a good game against them



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    Re: Who is the big conference upset?

    Quote Originally Posted by kingcy View Post
    We were picked 11th in the conference so any win outside of Colorado would be an upset.
    that was before the season. beating colorado would be an upset now.



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    Re: Who is the big conference upset?

    we are not even close to athletic enough to compete with Baylor, so throw that one out.


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    Re: Who is the big conference upset?

    KU just lost to a 2-6 UMass team in basically a home game. They're going to be really prone to road upsets this year.



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    Re: Who is the big conference upset?

    I say we beat Missouri in Hilton as the upset. We shouldn't match up well with their "40 minutes of hell" but for whatever reason we've played them tough since McDermott took over. Outside of that, we better just hope to beat Nebraska, Colorado, and maybe K-State in Hilton.



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    Re: Who is the big conference upset?

    We have a team that can play really, really good in flashes. Odds are, they will pull one or two upsets, but also lose to a couple of teams that they should beat. I'm guessing somewhere between 6-10 and 8-8 in conference play and a possible NIT berth.



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