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    Is anyone else getting nervous

    about our bowl situation? KU is up 14-3 and are looking pretty good. If KU wins 9 teams will be eligible with only 8 bowls. I would feel much better if Mizzou just wins and we are guaranteed a bowl game! I don't want to wait and see if Nebraska beats UT. Does everyone still think we would still get picked ahead of KU anyways? Sorry, just getting a little panicky!


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    Re: Is anyone else getting nervous

    I think we will get picked before KU, but it certainly wouldn't shock me if we ended up the "odd man out" and got sent elsewhere.



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    Re: Is anyone else getting nervous

    I think that we would but there is no guarantee. Yes. I am getting nervous because nothing is playing out in our favor right now. The day is still early though. I still like our chances of going somewhere but this is all hard to watch.



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    Re: Is anyone else getting nervous

    I'm in the nervous category.



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    Re: Is anyone else getting nervous

    Lew Perkins is getting nervous too.

    Like usual, ISU fans rarely get things to fall into place for us. If there is a way for ISU to get screwed, it will happen.

    Actually, I think the Mangino situation will help ISU get picked before KU.



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    Re: Is anyone else getting nervous

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUcy08 View Post
    about our bowl situation? KU is up 14-3 and are looking pretty good. If KU wins 9 teams will be eligible with only 8 bowls. I would feel much better if Mizzou just wins and we are guaranteed a bowl game! I don't want to wait and see if Nebraska beats UT. Does everyone still think we would still get picked ahead of KU anyways? Sorry, just getting a little panicky!

    If you're waiting for that to happen my friend, I'm afraid you'll be waiting a long time.



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    Re: Is anyone else getting nervous

    Quote Originally Posted by BigJCy View Post
    I think we will get picked before KU, but it certainly wouldn't shock me if we ended up the "odd man out" and got sent elsewhere.
    Will there be an elsewhere? I think there are about four bowls that will have to pick "fill-in" teams, and Notre Dame would be one with three left.


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    Re: Is anyone else getting nervous

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneWarning View Post
    Lew Perkins is getting nervous too.

    Actually, I think the Mangino situation will help ISU get picked before KU.
    Agree with both statements.



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    Re: Is anyone else getting nervous

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonestate View Post
    If you're waiting for that to happen my friend, I'm afraid you'll be waiting a long time.
    I don't think it will. Just saying a don't want that to HAVE TO happen for us to a bowl (two Big 12's in the BCS).


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    Re: Is anyone else getting nervous

    Mizzou will win...dont worry...



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    Re: Is anyone else getting nervous

    Mizzou has to win this game. We have no shot at getting an at-large bid.



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    Re: Is anyone else getting nervous

    I'm kinda 50/50 on if the last bowl pick would be us or KU. They did beat us, but they also lost 6 straight.

    I do feel very confident in us going somewhere if we don't get a B12 bid, although it may not be a desirable location. Having another bowl on our record is better than not having a bowl.



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    Re: Is anyone else getting nervous

    OU will beat OSU handedly
    Texas will hav there second string in by third quarter
    Mizzou will beat Kansas by 1

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    Re: Is anyone else getting nervous

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUcy08 View Post
    Will there be an elsewhere? I think there are four about bowls that will have to pick "fill-in" teams, and Notre Dame would be one with three left.
    I think the Pizza Bowl in Detroit will have a spot open. Also wouldn't be surprised if ND goes 6-6 (loses tonight) fires Weis by Tuesday and say no thanks to a bowl game.



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    Re: Is anyone else getting nervous

    I think that KU is definitely ahead of us in the pecking order, and all this "they won't take KU because of the Mangino situation" is wishful thinking. KU won a BCS game two years ago.

    Yes, consider me nervous.



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