Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 17
  1. #1
    Pro
    Points: 22,606, Level: 46
    Level completed: 6%, Points required for next Level: 944
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures25000 Experience Points
    MidwestZest's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Decatur, IL
    Posts
    2,005
    Points
    22,606
    Level
    46
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 5
    Given: 28

    3/9 WBB Polls & Bracketology

    #18 will be the number by our name as we make our run deep into the Big 12 Tournament. Also, #19 in the Coaches Poll.

    Both Polls: NCAA College Basketball Polls, College Basketball Rankings, NCAA Basketball Polls - ESPN

    Also, Charlie Creme has us back up to a #4 seed in today's Bracketology. While he indicates our stock is rising, his comments about our recent wins really is spot on.

    Bracketology: Bracketology - ESPN
    The cyclones are the one team between 10 and 20 on the S-curve that hasn't been losing in the past two weeks. However, the wins have been against the bottom of the Big 12, and the fact remains that ISU has only one even remotely significant win outside of Ames, over San Diego State in Honolulu back in November.


    Last edited by MidwestZest; 03-10-2009 at 02:30 PM.

  2. #2
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 57,121, Level: 74
    Level completed: 5%, Points required for next Level: 1,429
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    cycloneG's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    Location
    Off the grid
    Posts
    3,943
    Points
    57,121
    Level
    74
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 200
    Given: 46

    Re: 3/9 WBB Polls & Bracketology

    Hmm, a match up with UConn in the sweet 16 would be .... I'm not sure what the word is I'm looking for. Little help?


    I don't think I'm alone when I say I'd like to see more and more planets fall under the ruthless domination of our solar system.

  3. #3
    All-Star
    Points: 22,589, Level: 46
    Level completed: 4%, Points required for next Level: 961
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    jj-cyclones's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2007
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    1,866
    Points
    22,589
    Level
    46
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 36
    Given: 38

    Re: 3/9 WBB Polls & Bracketology

    So we could meet UCONN in the elite 8? That would be crazy!

    Ok maybe sweet 16 I think I looked at it wrong...



  4. #4
    Starter
    Points: 11,549, Level: 32
    Level completed: 43%, Points required for next Level: 401
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Wichita, KS
    Posts
    657
    Points
    11,549
    Level
    32
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 1

    Re: 3/9 WBB Polls & Bracketology

    Quote Originally Posted by cycloneG View Post
    Hmm, a match up with UConn in the sweet 16 would be .... I'm not sure what the word is I'm looking for. Little help?
    Deja vu?



  5. #5
    Pro
    Points: 22,606, Level: 46
    Level completed: 6%, Points required for next Level: 944
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures25000 Experience Points
    MidwestZest's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Decatur, IL
    Posts
    2,005
    Points
    22,606
    Level
    46
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 5
    Given: 28

    Re: 3/9 WBB Polls & Bracketology

    Quote Originally Posted by cycloneG View Post
    Hmm, a match up with UConn in the sweet 16 would be .... I'm not sure what the word is I'm looking for. Little help?
    Like watching the men in 2005 against soon-to-be-ncaa-champions UNC.



  6. #6
    Pro
    Points: 42,608, Level: 63
    Level completed: 74%, Points required for next Level: 342
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2008
    Location
    Midwest
    Posts
    3,371
    Points
    42,608
    Level
    63
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 31
    Given: 35

    Re: 3/9 WBB Polls & Bracketology

    Charlie Creme just can't bring himself to like ISU. I would say a win at Lubboch counts as a good road win too.

    Didn't care to see us in UConn's bracket....ouch....



  7. #7
    Walk On
    Points: 5,809, Level: 22
    Level completed: 52%, Points required for next Level: 241
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Posts
    178
    Points
    5,809
    Level
    22
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: 3/9 WBB Polls & Bracketology

    I hope we make it to the elite eight! It would fit right in with the reunion we had! Let it rock!



  8. #8
    Addict
    Points: 147,885, 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
    7,639
    Points
    147,885
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 4
    Given: 0

    Re: 3/9 WBB Polls & Bracketology

    How bot the twister sisters ranked higher than Tennessee



  9. #9
    Legend
    Points: 271,471, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 17.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Cyclonestate78's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Posts
    11,596
    Points
    271,471
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 356
    Given: 836

    Re: 3/9 WBB Polls & Bracketology

    Quote Originally Posted by MidwestZest View Post
    Like watching the men in 2005 against soon-to-be-ncaa-champions UNC.
    The last time we faced UCONN we beat them. I believe that was UCONN's only loss that season as well. I watched that game on tv and loved every second of it. That Ahole coach from UCONN had numerous meltdowns that game which were hillarious. Let's hope ISU can make him have an encore performance.



  10. #10
    Speechless
    Points: 177,539, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    hurdleisu24's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2008
    Location
    New York
    Posts
    16,140
    Points
    177,539
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2
    Given: 8

    Re: 3/9 WBB Polls & Bracketology

    What is it with Creme and the state of iowa. Anyone seen any other updated womens brackets?



  11. #11
    Walk On
    Points: 5,809, Level: 22
    Level completed: 52%, Points required for next Level: 241
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Posts
    178
    Points
    5,809
    Level
    22
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: 3/9 WBB Polls & Bracketology

    the guy clearly doesnt think that iowa should excell in any sports. jerk!



  12. #12
    Pro
    Points: 22,606, Level: 46
    Level completed: 6%, Points required for next Level: 944
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures25000 Experience Points
    MidwestZest's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Decatur, IL
    Posts
    2,005
    Points
    22,606
    Level
    46
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 5
    Given: 28

    Re: 3/9 WBB Polls & Bracketology

    Quote Originally Posted by swiacyfan View Post
    the guy clearly doesnt think that iowa should excell in any sports. jerk!
    A good showing in the tournament, and maybe we can jump aTm and baylor. Those look like the only open spots in the top 12, really. That or impress enough to push out FSU, who doesn't have any more games to play. That could always happen I guess. No way anyone's pushing Ohio State out, even if they are a little overrated. Maybe not - maybe they'll surprise come tournament time



  13. #13
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 67,842, Level: 80
    Level completed: 87%, Points required for next Level: 208
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    Your first GroupVeteran50000 Experience Points
    mred's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    SE WI
    Posts
    4,953
    Points
    67,842
    Level
    80
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 37
    Given: 0

    Re: 3/9 WBB Polls & Bracketology

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonestate78 View Post
    The last time we faced UCONN we beat them. I believe that was UCONN's only loss that season as well.
    UConn ended up 29-5, so they had 4 losses heading into the game.



  14. #14
    Pro
    Points: 22,606, Level: 46
    Level completed: 6%, Points required for next Level: 944
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures25000 Experience Points
    MidwestZest's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Decatur, IL
    Posts
    2,005
    Points
    22,606
    Level
    46
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 5
    Given: 28

    Re: 3/9 WBB Polls & Bracketology

    Coaches poll out - Original post edited.

    Kansas State and their surprising win over ranked Texas jump from #21 to #16, while we moved from #22 to #19.

    Just gonna have to keep truckin and prove ourselves in the tourney to make sure KSU doesn't jump us in tourney seeding. Hopefully aTm helps us out there.



  15. #15
    Speechless
    Points: 177,539, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    hurdleisu24's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2008
    Location
    New York
    Posts
    16,140
    Points
    177,539
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2
    Given: 8

    Re: 3/9 WBB Polls & Bracketology

    If ISU gets to the semi's i think they end up in the 4 or 5 seed and that limits where they can go. I don't see them ending up in Iowa's bracket even thou they wouldn't see them till sweet 16 they won't be in Oklahoma's bracket either so that puts them in either UCONN's bracket or the other 1 seed. If they end up in Louisvilles bracket i think that might not be a bad place to go



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: FS1
  • FOOTBALL: Iowa State vs. West Virginia
  • November 29, 2014
  • 11:00 AM