Results 1 to 8 of 8

Thread: Texas A&M Game

  1. #1
    Legend
    Points: 218,237, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    MNCyGuy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    11,138
    Points
    218,237
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 806
    Given: 530

    Texas A&M Game

    Do we finally get a little revenge for last years Big XII tournament on Wednesday?



  2. #2
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 58,398, Level: 74
    Level completed: 90%, Points required for next Level: 152
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    Cycofan1's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Posts
    4,099
    Points
    58,398
    Level
    74
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Texas A&M Game

    yeah.



  3. #3
    All-Star
    Points: 42,077, Level: 63
    Level completed: 33%, Points required for next Level: 873
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    May 2006
    Posts
    1,856
    Points
    42,077
    Level
    63
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 21
    Given: 0

    Re: Texas A&M Game

    The problem is with A&M is we have not matched up well with them recently (type of player/style of play).

    They are on a roll this year, and us coming off of last night it should be a good game.
    CyAggie



  4. #4
    Speechless
    Points: 277,278, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    isuno1fan's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Clive, Iowa
    Posts
    17,857
    Points
    277,278
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 260
    Given: 150

    Re: Texas A&M Game

    Need to play solid out of the gate. A&M is a bit like Baylor. Athletically we will be challenged, but we can win if we play the way they are capable.



  5. #5
    Addict
    Points: 148,628, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    jaretac's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Location
    Frigidaire
    Posts
    7,643
    Points
    148,628
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 5
    Given: 0

    Re: Texas A&M Game

    I think we have a legit shot at A&M, especially at home. Two years ago, we upset A&M twice; and I think we have a better team now then we did then, of course, so do they.

    We still have a shot at the Big12 crown, but someone is going to need to upset Oklahoma, a couple of times, which isn't inconceivable. I looked it up once and I don't think there has been a team since 2000 that has won the big12 with less than 2 losses.

    It's going to be a tough road for us with A&M, @OKLA, TEX, and @TTU. Everything else we can almost just pencil in as wins, because they should be.

    A&M- legit shot at a win
    @ COL- WIN
    @OKLA- hope for an upset
    TEX- we can beat, hopefully no OKLA hangover
    NEB- WIN
    @KU- WIN
    COL- WIN
    @TTU- we always struggle @TTU, but we will be favored
    @MU- WIN
    KU- WIN

    Even if we do drop a few the next two weeks, it should be able to finish on at least a 6 game win streak.



  6. #6
    Pro
    Points: 43,091, Level: 64
    Level completed: 11%, Points required for next Level: 1,159
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2008
    Location
    Midwest
    Posts
    3,371
    Points
    43,091
    Level
    64
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 31
    Given: 35

    Re: Texas A&M Game

    Quote Originally Posted by jaretac View Post
    I think we have a legit shot at A&M, especially at home. Two years ago, we upset A&M twice; and I think we have a better team now then we did then, of course, so do they.

    We still have a shot at the Big12 crown, but someone is going to need to upset Oklahoma, a couple of times, which isn't inconceivable. I looked it up once and I don't think there has been a team since 2000 that has won the big12 with less than 2 losses.

    It's going to be a tough road for us with A&M, @OKLA, TEX, and @TTU. Everything else we can almost just pencil in as wins, because they should be.

    A&M- legit shot at a win
    @ COL- WIN
    @OKLA- hope for an upset
    TEX- we can beat, hopefully no OKLA hangover
    NEB- WIN
    @KU- WIN
    COL- WIN
    @TTU- we always struggle @TTU, but we will be favored
    @MU- WIN
    KU- WIN

    Even if we do drop a few the next two weeks, it should be able to finish on at least a 6 game win streak.
    I was looking at our schedule, and was having similar thoughts. Though I can't help but feel that there might be an upset somewhere along the way. I would never count on a @CU game for either MBB or WBB.

    However, most of all, I would like our guard offense and post offense to both play well on the same night.



  7. #7
    Chile Mac is Back!
    Points: 334,828, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 51.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    LindenCy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Chicago, IL
    Posts
    25,542
    Points
    334,828
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,538
    Given: 4,377

    Re: Texas A&M Game

    We definitely have a favorable schedule to finish. It all starts by beating A&M!



  8. #8
    Legend
    Points: 218,237, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    MNCyGuy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    11,138
    Points
    218,237
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 806
    Given: 530

    Re: Texas A&M Game

    Quote Originally Posted by twistedredbird View Post
    I was looking at our schedule, and was having similar thoughts. Though I can't help but feel that there might be an upset somewhere along the way. I would never count on a @CU game for either MBB or WBB.

    However, most of all, I would like our guard offense and post offense to both play well on the same night.
    that would be nice, although it does have to be a pain for opposing coaches to decide which of those to prepare for.



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: TBD
  • FOOTBALL: Iowa State vs. UNI
  • August 29, 2015
  • 06:00 PM