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    Jumping Ship?

    When this team has a few practices to fix their problems, do all the rats that have jumped ship get back on the boat or do they get left behind?



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    Re: Jumping Ship?

    The rats swim to an island where they patiently wait for the same ship with a different captain to pick them up.



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    Re: Jumping Ship?

    Quote Originally Posted by helechopper View Post
    The rats swim to an island where they patiently wait for the same ship with a different captain to pick them up.
    So you have given up on this team?



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    Re: Jumping Ship?

    I for one will not be jumping, too much basketball to be played, too many big games for us to have a shot in. We need to get the rebounding figured out ASAP and in my opinion Sit Hamilton down, the kid is soft...


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    Re: Jumping Ship?

    The rats will sneak back onto the ship, much as rats do.



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    Re: Jumping Ship?

    Quote Originally Posted by clone136 View Post
    I for one will not be jumping, too much basketball to be played, too many big games for us to have a shot in. We need to get the rebounding figured out ASAP and in my opinion Sit Hamilton down, the kid is soft...
    I think the coaches need to show Hamilton this video from last year. Haven't seen him this aggressive all year.

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2BLqi1_9fqs]YouTube - Justin Hamilton throws it down[/ame]



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    Re: Jumping Ship?

    Quote Originally Posted by clone136 View Post
    I for one will not be jumping, too much basketball to be played, too many big games for us to have a shot in. We need to get the rebounding figured out ASAP and in my opinion Sit Hamilton down, the kid is soft...

    Sit down all the soft players...

    Crap.. thats everyone.



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    Re: Jumping Ship?

    I will continue to watch and *****....there needs to be a change in this program...its stagnant and not going anywhere...hell his son knows this...why do you think he is going to UNI



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    Re: Jumping Ship?

    I havnt gave up yet but handing on the side of the boat.



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    Quote Originally Posted by Dave19642006 View Post
    I will continue to watch and *****....there needs to be a change in this program...its stagnant and not going anywhere...hell his son knows this...why do you think he is going to UNI
    he is going to UNI because they offered him a scholarship and we did not. I am sure if you asked Doug he would "I am going to UNI because my dad sucks and Iowa State aint going no where" Get a Clue...


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    Re: Jumping Ship?

    Quote Originally Posted by kingcy View Post
    I havnt gave up yet but handing on the side of the boat.
    I would....looks like the Titanic part 2



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    Re: Jumping Ship?

    Quote Originally Posted by clone136 View Post
    he is going to UNI because they offered him a scholarship and we did not. I am sure if you asked Doug he would "I am going to UNI because my dad sucks and Iowa State aint going no where" Get a Clue...

    ISU did not offer him a scholor because why???? How sure are you he was not offered one...How many kids play with there dad if he was the coach??? Go Fish

    With McDermott Im sorry ISU regressed to the stone age...this will take a coach a long time to get this team back to where it is and should be... two steps forward three steps back


    Ill add this too.....let me know how many kids do not play for their dad in college...



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    Re: Jumping Ship?

    I have been critical of McDermott's in-game coaching decisions in the recent past and I am just as frustrated with start as the rest of you, but it's definitely NOT the time to call for McDermott's head. It's early in the season, we have a fairly talented team and calls for his head will do nothing but promote dissension within the ranks.

    We've got some offensive talent on this team and in my opinion our biggest weaknesses right now are rebounding and defense. These are things that can improve / be corrected with proper instruction. You can't teach athletic ability and fortunately we already have a competitive stable of athletes.

    Questioning McDermott's in-game decision-making and coaching ability is fine, but I don't think it's ok to call for his firing mid-season.

    There's still hope everybody. This team can still win some big games.



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    Quote Originally Posted by Dave19642006 View Post
    With McDermott Im sorry ISU regressed to the stone age...this will take a coach a long time to get this team back to where it is and should be... two steps forward three steps back
    It hasnt regressed it just hasnt went foward.



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    Re: Jumping Ship?

    I'm sorry Dave19642006, but I agree with the other guy. Get a clue.



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