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    Interesting nugget about ISU playing Big 12 teams at home...

    Kansas is attempting this weekend to become the first Big 12 team to win 3 in a row at Hilton.

    Found that very interesting.



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    Re: Interesting nugget about ISU playing Big 12 teams at home...

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUFan22 View Post
    Kansas is attempting this weekend to become the first Big 12 team to win 3 in a row at Hilton.

    Found that very interesting.
    I'd be shocked if many teams ever won 2 in a row vs ISU in Hilton. I miss the days of beating KU atleast once a year.



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    Re: Interesting nugget about ISU playing Big 12 teams at home...

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUFan22 View Post
    Kansas is attempting this weekend to become the first Big 12 team to win 3 in a row at Hilton.

    Found that very interesting.
    You know what Homer Simpson says: "trying is the first step to failing"

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    Re: Interesting nugget about ISU playing Big 12 teams at home...

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUFan22 View Post
    Kansas is attempting this weekend to become the first Big 12 team to win 3 in a row at Hilton.

    Found that very interesting.
    Another reason statistics are so much fun. Since Hilton opened (1971-72), there have been six occasions where a conference opponent has a 3-game (or better) winning streak in Ames.

    The last one was by Kansas from 1996-98. However, since the Big 12 started in the 1997 season, only TWO years of that streak would be considered as Big 12 games. The first year would have Kansas as a Big Eight team.

    So yes, technically, no Big 12 team has won 3 in a row at Hilton.



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    Re: Interesting nugget about ISU playing Big 12 teams at home...

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUFan22 View Post
    Kansas is attempting this weekend to become the first Big 12 team to win 3 in a row at Hilton.

    Found that very interesting.
    This is WM fault - we played without a plan for two years.


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    Re: Interesting nugget about ISU playing Big 12 teams at home...

    Quote Originally Posted by Wesley View Post
    This is WM fault - we played without a plan for two years.
    YEAH! So those years don't count!



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    Re: Interesting nugget about ISU playing Big 12 teams at home...

    doesnt matter. we play the way we know how, g-mac will find us a win!
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    Re: Interesting nugget about ISU playing Big 12 teams at home...

    same thing vs. nebraska last wed. hope we can shut KU down like we did nebbie



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    Re: Interesting nugget about ISU playing Big 12 teams at home...

    How about a better stat:

    No Big 12 team has EVER beaten GMAC, home or away!



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    Re: Interesting nugget about ISU playing Big 12 teams at home...

    Quote Originally Posted by Drive4cy View Post
    I'd be shocked if many teams ever won 2 in a row vs ISU in Hilton. I miss the days of beating KU atleast once a year.
    I MISS the days of beating Kansas in Allen Fieldhouse.



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    Re: Interesting nugget about ISU playing Big 12 teams at home...

    No Big 12 team has EVER beaten GMAC, home or away!
    As ISU's coach, just a clarification. Gotta love stat's.


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    Re: Interesting nugget about ISU playing Big 12 teams at home...

    Quote Originally Posted by CyBobby View Post
    I MISS the days of beating Kansas in Allen Fieldhouse.
    Heh, we only have a one game losing streak there. That's probably a lot less than any team not named Oral Roberts. In fact, a team from the Big 12 South has NEVER won there so we've done pretty well for ourselves.



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