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    Barnes to Make Early Decision

    Per the DSM Register:

    Harrison Barnes says he will make college basketball choice early | DesMoinesRegister.com | The Des Moines Register


    Since he's only taken one official visit and he's now ready to make his decision in the fall instead of spring, I'm wondering if this is a bad sign...



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    Re: Barnes to Make Early Decision

    Maybe he toured the new facility and now he's sold



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    Re: Barnes to Make Early Decision

    I can't see it being a good sign.



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    Re: Barnes to Make Early Decision

    He will make his decision after all his visits, and Iowa State's is last, which I like.



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    Re: Barnes to Make Early Decision

    we have pretty much known that he is not coming here, but some people still like to keep the hope up i guess



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    Re: Barnes to Make Early Decision

    I think he's saying he realizes he'll see what he needs to see by the end of Fall and be able to make a decision. I don't think it hurt or helped our chances.


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    Re: Barnes to Make Early Decision

    Quote Originally Posted by nickwc View Post
    we have pretty much known that he is not coming here, but some people still like to keep the hope up i guess
    Nobody but HB knows for sure. You pretty much know nothing....like Knownothing would like to say.


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    Re: Barnes to Make Early Decision

    I think we have a good shot. That is all.



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    Re: Barnes to Make Early Decision

    I can't imagine 2 months from now when this is all over. What will the internet and CF be like?



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    Re: Barnes to Make Early Decision

    Quote Originally Posted by nickwc View Post
    we have pretty much known that he is not coming here, but some people still like to keep the hope up i guess
    We have? News to me...



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    Re: Barnes to Make Early Decision

    We'll be fine either way. He won't be in college that long. Just don't get to KANSAS.


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    Re: Barnes to Make Early Decision

    Quote Originally Posted by tim_redd View Post
    I can't imagine 2 months from now when this is all over. What will the internet and CF be like?
    I imagine that would greatly depend on what he decides.




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    Re: Barnes to Make Early Decision

    Quote Originally Posted by BigBake View Post
    I think he's saying he realizes he'll see what he needs to see by the end of Fall and be able to make a decision. I don't think it hurt or helped our chances.
    I do. If one of his priorities is a chance to win big, I think he would have seen that realized in the performance and success of this year's team. I mean, if he signs elsewhere, it's not like he can opt out of his LOI next April after we go 30-5.




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    Re: Barnes to Make Early Decision

    Nobody but HB knows for sure. You pretty much know nothing....like Knownothing would like to say.
    Thanks for the props. I think.



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    Re: Barnes to Make Early Decision

    I think it would have helped had he watched us play a season with a full roster of returning players. Other than that I don't think it helps or hurts.


    Nobody but HB knows for sure. You pretty much know nothing....like Knownothing would like to say.
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