Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 25

Thread: Early Odds

  1. #1
    Pro
    Points: 40,086, Level: 61
    Level completed: 80%, Points required for next Level: 264
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    clonomaniac's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    St Louis, MO
    Posts
    2,005
    Points
    40,086
    Level
    61
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Early Odds

    Cyclones are a 2 1/2-point underdog to Minnesota. How's that possible?


    WE ARE IOWA STATE

  2. #2
    Speechless
    Points: 827,813, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 99.9%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    Cyclonepride's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    A pineapple under the sea
    Posts
    58,312
    Points
    827,813
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 8,731
    Given: 3,897

    Re: Early Odds

    Good question, but I would imagine that some are looking at the head to heads versus Iowa, and see that we were 3-35, and they were 0-12?



  3. #3
    Speechless
    Points: 383,886, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 95.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    bawbie's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Cedar Rapids, IA
    Posts
    23,458
    Points
    383,886
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 4,350
    Given: 6,722

    Re: Early Odds

    You think we should be favored? why?



  4. #4
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 59,675, Level: 75
    Level completed: 75%, Points required for next Level: 375
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    benjay's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Posts
    4,955
    Points
    59,675
    Level
    75
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 373
    Given: 59

    Re: Early Odds

    This is an outrage! Obviously we should be favored.

    wait.. what? are you guys nuts?



  5. #5
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 71,013, Level: 82
    Level completed: 75%, Points required for next Level: 437
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Chizit's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Section L, Row 11
    Posts
    4,386
    Points
    71,013
    Level
    82
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 259
    Given: 38

    Re: Early Odds

    This game is very evenly matched IMO. Should be a good game.



  6. #6
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 59,675, Level: 75
    Level completed: 75%, Points required for next Level: 375
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    benjay's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Posts
    4,955
    Points
    59,675
    Level
    75
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 373
    Given: 59

    Re: Early Odds

    Quote Originally Posted by Chizit View Post
    This game is very evenly matched IMO. Should be a good game.
    It's a winnable game, but I believe they are rightly favored.



  7. #7
    Addict
    Points: 119,303, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Posts
    9,767
    Points
    119,303
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 0

    Re: Early Odds

    I would say we are underdogs because we aren't very good......YET.



  8. #8
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 71,013, Level: 82
    Level completed: 75%, Points required for next Level: 437
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Chizit's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Section L, Row 11
    Posts
    4,386
    Points
    71,013
    Level
    82
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 259
    Given: 38

    Re: Early Odds

    Will we have everyone back besides Parker? Or am I missing somebody? It's been a long time-- actually the Kent State game since we were healthy.



  9. #9
    Just Win Baby
    Points: 299,761, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Clones85''s Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Posts
    13,328
    Points
    299,761
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 10
    Given: 2

    Re: Early Odds

    Quote Originally Posted by Chizit View Post
    Will we have everyone back besides Parker? Or am I missing somebody? It's been a long time-- actually the Kent State game since we were healthy.
    Parker and Money

    We shouldn't be favored in this game



  10. #10
    Speechless
    Points: 368,068, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 15.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialYour first GroupRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Tre4ISU's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Estherville
    Posts
    21,554
    Points
    368,068
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,866
    Given: 203

    Re: Early Odds

    I don't think they should be favored buy I understand why they are.


    It's all snark from here on out

  11. #11
    Pro
    Points: 60,612, Level: 76
    Level completed: 36%, Points required for next Level: 1,038
    Overall activity: 13.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    jtdoyle1's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Ankeny, IA
    Posts
    2,541
    Points
    60,612
    Level
    76
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 373
    Given: 33

    Re: Early Odds

    But we are the home team???



  12. #12
    Addict
    Points: 164,462, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Clonefan32's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2008
    Posts
    9,570
    Points
    164,462
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,269
    Given: 15

    Re: Early Odds

    Does anyone know if Minn. stud reciever (Decker I think his name is?) will be back? I know he got hurt a month or so ago, can't remember what type of injury though.



  13. #13
    Legend
    Points: 180,510, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    The_Architect's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Focus Town
    Posts
    12,421
    Points
    180,510
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 829
    Given: 3,655

    Re: Early Odds

    Quote Originally Posted by Clonefan32 View Post
    Does anyone know if Minn. stud reciever (Decker I think his name is?) will be back? I know he got hurt a month or so ago, can't remember what type of injury though.
    Nope, he's out.


    Kansas wears Adidas.

  14. #14
    Speechless
    Points: 325,108, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 44.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    chuckd4735's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Posts
    19,575
    Points
    325,108
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3,840
    Given: 776

    Re: Early Odds

    Quote Originally Posted by jtdoyle1 View Post
    But we are the home team???
    How does that make a difference? Do we have a competitive advantage since we have darker colored jerseys on and they have on white?



  15. #15
    All-Star
    Points: 28,175, Level: 51
    Level completed: 57%, Points required for next Level: 475
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    homeless
    Posts
    1,844
    Points
    28,175
    Level
    51
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 0

    Re: Early Odds

    Quote Originally Posted by clonomaniac View Post
    Cyclones are a 2 1/2-point underdog to Minnesota. How's that possible?
    More peeps putting money on Minn than on ISU



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: ESPN2
  • HOOPS: Iowa State @ Baylor
  • February 16, 2016
  • 08:00 PM