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    What do we do with an open scholly?

    Does anyone know if we still have a shot at Marcus Jordan? I know he was high on us but we had a tough scholly situation and now some big boys are on him. I know others have mentioned Darius Smith but I don't know how great of a shot we have at him.



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    Re: What do we do with an open scholly?

    I'd rather go after Darius Smith.



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    Re: What do we do with an open scholly?

    Marcus Jordan is not an improvement. Use it to get better.


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    Re: What do we do with an open scholly?

    Bank it.

    Edit: Actually, sign this guy.

    http://iowastate.rivals.com/viewpros...=84218&Sport=2


    Last edited by Aclone; 03-26-2009 at 01:37 PM.


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    Re: What do we do with an open scholly?

    Quote Originally Posted by shildreth View Post
    Marcus Jordan is not an improvement. Use it to get better.
    Marcus Jordan may not be better, but does such a recruit open up the floodgates of donations to the athletic department?


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    Re: What do we do with an open scholly?

    We can't bank 3 Scholly's

    Let's get Darius Smith.



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    Re: What do we do with an open scholly?

    Quote Originally Posted by Aclone View Post
    Bank it.
    I agree. Unless we can hit a home run with it, which I don't think we can, I say we just bank it.



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    Re: What do we do with an open scholly?

    That would be something if we could somehow get him.



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    Re: What do we do with an open scholly?

    Quote Originally Posted by shildreth View Post
    Marcus Jordan is not an improvement. Use it to get better.
    Marcus Jordan is a 3 star being recruited heavily by Stanford, Butler, Miami with Arizona State and Oklahoma getting into the game late. Last I checked those basketball programs are pretty successful so if he is good enough for them he is good enough for me.

    Marcus-Jordan-recruiting-update -- chicagotribune.com



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    Re: What do we do with an open scholly?

    by the way whatever happend to darius stevens for 2010?



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    Re: What do we do with an open scholly?

    Quote Originally Posted by ICclone23 View Post
    Marcus Jordan is a 3 star being recruited heavily by Stanford, Butler, Miami with Arizona State and Oklahoma getting into the game late. Last I checked those basketball programs are pretty successful so if he is good enough for them he is good enough for me.

    Marcus-Jordan-recruiting-update -- chicagotribune.com
    He's not good enough...mid-major at best.



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    Re: What do we do with an open scholly?

    Cyismydog...what's your thoughts on Darius Smith? Is the staff interested?



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    Re: What do we do with an open scholly?

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUonthemove View Post
    Cyismydog...what's your thoughts on Darius Smith? Is the staff interested?
    Not sure, but I know Greg Ohlson mentioned a while ago on his site that Smith was still interested in coming here.



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    Re: What do we do with an open scholly?

    I would really rather go after a four year guy as opposed to another JUCO, but it is what it is. I wish the staff would give me a reason to trust them in their selection and retension of players.



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