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    Roy W.

    What is it with Roy and the state of Iowa. This man has been the biggest thorn in the side to the State of Iowa. This will be his 4th All American from the state.



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    Re: Roy W.

    Roy Williams is a class act, great coach, and a great mentor. I would want to play for him.


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    Smart coach and great recruiter of the Midwest..

    Agreed. I would want to play for him. Especially at UNC with that tradition, surrounding talent, and exposure that is unmatched by anyone in the US



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    Re: Roy W.

    I'm sure Roy was like........Yeah another top recruit (smile).......ok enough time here withthis kid, back to practice.



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    Re: Roy W.

    Quote Originally Posted by ajk4st8 View Post
    Smart coach and great recruiter of the Midwest..

    Agreed. I would want to play for him. Especially at UNC with that tradition, surrounding talent, and exposure that is unmatched by anyone in the US
    Maybe so, but he has turned our state into his personal whipping boy!

    Iowa is Roy's *****.



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    Re: Roy W.

    How could you not just completely cringe when his big smiling face came on that screen? Wow...



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    Re: Roy W.

    Wait, is this a blame Roy Williams for seeking good players thread?
    He's gotten 4 good players from Iowa and has coached for now, what 20 years?



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    Re: Roy W.

    Quote Originally Posted by cyfan964 View Post
    Roy Williams is a class act, great coach, and a great mentor. I would want to play for him.
    Roy Williams is not as squeaky clean as some think.



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    Quote Originally Posted by mustangcy View Post
    How could you not just completely cringe when his big smiling face came on that screen? Wow...
    Me and 5 grads from Mizzo and we all said anybody, but Roy W. I would love to slap that smile off his face.



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    Quote Originally Posted by mustangcy View Post
    How could you not just completely cringe when his big smiling face came on that screen? Wow...

    I think that's what is making me the most angery.


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    Quote Originally Posted by mustangcy View Post
    How could you not just completely cringe when his big smiling face came on that screen? Wow...
    I had the TV remote in my hand. When Blarnes said "Roy Williams..." I hit the power button. Glad I didn't have to see that.



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    Re: Roy W.

    Quote Originally Posted by cyfan964 View Post
    Roy Williams is a class act, great coach, and a great mentor. I would want to play for him.
    Was he a class act when he got Lester Earl or Luke Axtell into school? How about when he complained to the refs so much in the offseason about ISU's physical play that they decided to emphasize it the next year? Roy is a cheating used car salesman. He loves to play that awww shucks act, but most people see right through it. That being said, I'd rather HB go to UNC than Duke, KU or OU if he isn't going to ISU.



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    Quote Originally Posted by mustangcy View Post
    How could you not just completely cringe when his big smiling face came on that screen? Wow...
    I thought I was going to vomit. Seriously.



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    Re: Roy W.

    Roy's a great coach and recruiter, but don't go overboard on the class act. There's the media Roy and the real Roy and there is quite a bit of difference between the two.



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    Re: Roy W.

    So I wonder now does ISU get a home at home with North Carolina ? I know Roy always told players when he was at Kansas that he would schedule a game near their home if they stayed until their senior year.



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