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    Try and think of it like this...

    4 straight home games.

    Iowa
    Bradley
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    Houston

    There is no reason..we shouldn't go 4-0. By the looks of it we will have a lot of people doubting that. But if we do...were 10-3.. will we still be complaining just as much?



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    Re: Next 4

    no doubt...these are all must win games.

    need to iron a lot out over that stretch


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    Re: Next 4

    1-3 at best if this team doesnt get some guts and coaching.



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    Re: Next 4

    Quote Originally Posted by CB21 View Post
    4 straight home games.

    Iowa
    Bradley
    North Dakota
    Houston

    There is no reason..we shouldn't go 4-0. By the looks of it we will have a lot of people doubting that. But if we do...were 10-3.. will we still be complaining just as much?
    They're spread out a little bit, too. I think that will help this team. And the semester being finished, they can spend that time pulling together like they did before this season.

    If we're 10-3, and we've pulled together, shown that we're wanting to be a team and not a bunch of players in the same uniform, then we should be back to the fun expectations, and anything can happen from there!


    Since we are an elite team now, let's go get that One Cyclone Moment.
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    Re: Next 4

    Still not as easy as it looked to be early in the year. We've got the talent to win all four. The kids need to regain their confidence, and go back to the basics while playing their butts off. This is certainly a chance for some serious positive momentum.



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    Re: Next 4

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneErik View Post
    They're spread out a little bit, too. I think that will help this team. And the semester being finished, they can spend that time pulling together like they did before this season.

    If we're 10-3, and we've pulled together, shown that we're wanting to be a team and not a bunch of players in the same uniform, then we should be back to the fun expectations, and anything can happen from there!
    This is how I am trying to look at it. And how I want others to look at it. 6-3..is not acceptable.. but I dont see why we cant put a little run together.. and get to 10-3 and exhale a little bit.



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    Re: Next 4

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonepride View Post
    Still not as easy as it looked to be early in the year. We've got the talent to win all four. The kids need to regain their confidence, and go back to the basics while playing their butts off. This is certainly a chance for some serious positive momentum.
    Wonder if the guys got overconfident and thought it would be really easy? I'd say it's possible.

    I agree with everything you said. Nice post.


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    Re: Next 4

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonepride View Post
    Still not as easy as it looked to be early in the year. We've got the talent to win all four. The kids need to regain their confidence, and go back to the basics while playing their butts off. This is certainly a chance for some serious positive momentum.
    As sad as it sounds.. this may play a huge roll in our season these next 4. We cant go 2-2 here. This NEEDS to be 4-0 IMO.



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    Re: Next 4

    If Iowa plays like they did vs. Prairie View and we play like we did last night, Iowa will win. If last night 's effort continues, we will be 7-6, Not 10-3 after the next 4 games. Bradley and Houston are not bad, and we all know Iowa will out hustle and out rebound ISU.



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    Re: Next 4

    If Iowa is shooting lights out from 3.. I dont know. Bradley I haven't followed them at all this year so I cant say much there. North Dakota.. jesus please tell me that's a win. Houston will NOT be easy.



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    Re: Try and think of it like this...

    Bradley beat Illinois this year allready.



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    Re: Try and think of it like this...

    We lost to South Dakota State last year at home



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    Re: Try and think of it like this...

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonenate View Post
    We lost to South Dakota State last year at home
    Hey thanks, I ALMOST had that blocked out of my memory



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    Re: Try and think of it like this...

    I am not upset about the losses. I am upset about the play. No want for players to get open, no want for players to get a rebound, no want for a players to go after a lose ball, no want for players to take a shot, no want for a player to play good D.



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    Re: Try and think of it like this...

    Quote Originally Posted by CB21 View Post
    4 straight home games.

    Iowa
    Bradley
    North Dakota
    Houston

    There is no reason..we shouldn't go 4-0. By the looks of it we will have a lot of people doubting that. But if we do...were 10-3.. will we still be complaining just as much?
    No reason except rebounding and standing around on offense.


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