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    We need answers!!!!

    Hey Fanatics, who else is going to step up and be with me and say we need answers from jamie pollard on that state of the basketball program i used to enjoy watching ISU Basketball but know it isnt even fun to watch anymore cause no matter how hard we play and try it ends up in a blowout. Everybody says give it time well im tired of that Lame Excuse i want to know where this program is going seems to be its going into the ground.



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    Re: We need answers!!!!

    JP is completely aware of what is going on. I'm not a huge Jamie fan, but he is not totally stupid!



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    Re: We need answers!!!!

    Why not call BDV and ask him why LE was fired. That is when the program started to go down hill.


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    Re: We need answers!!!!

    Folks, just have patience. It takes like 5 to 10 years to get your athletes in the program and for them to understand the system. We will get there. I mean it is greedy to think ISU should make the NCAA tourney more than a couple times in a decade.

    Greg will get it turned around. We are showing signs of progress.


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    Re: We need answers!!!!

    [QUOTE=HoibergFan;1498156]Hey Fanatics, who else is going to step up and be with me and say we need answers from jamie pollard on that state of the basketball program i used to enjoy watching ISU Basketball but know it isnt even fun to watch anymore cause no matter how hard we play and try it ends up in a blowout. Everybody says give it time well im tired of that Lame Excuse i want to know where this program is going seems to be its going into the ground.[/QU

    How hard are we playing exactly? I have yet to see a solid effort this season.



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    Quote Originally Posted by joefrog View Post
    Folks, just have patience. It takes like 5 to 10 years to get your athletes in the program and for them to understand the system. We will get there. I mean it is greedy to think ISU should make the NCAA tourney more than a couple times in a decade.

    Greg will get it turned around. We are showing signs of progress.
    5 to 10 years to get the players in the system? You do realize they graduate after 4, right? By the 3rd or 4th year, you should have your guys in the program and understanding the system - well that were if there appeared to be a system.

    And this from the biggest GMac supporter from day 1 until about November 15th. Incredibly person, but not a good fit for ISU apparently.


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    I think joefrog forgot the jimlad...



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    Can't believe this thread hasn't been deleted yet!!!!!!!



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    Jamie did say Mens basketball should be the marquee program in ISU athletics. That was on the reasons he fired Morgan. That is just comical now.



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    Quote Originally Posted by joefrog View Post
    Folks, just have patience. It takes like 5 to 10 years to get your athletes in the program and for them to understand the system. We will get there. I mean it is greedy to think ISU should make the NCAA tourney more than a couple times in a decade.

    Greg will get it turned around. We are showing signs of progress.
    It is not greedy.



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    Re: We need answers!!!!

    Agreed, but they don't even put the post game interviews on Cyclones.com anymore. At least they acknowledge it is a mess.


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    Quote Originally Posted by ThatllDoCy View Post
    Agreed, but they don't even put the post game interviews on Cyclones.com anymore. At least they acknowledge it is a mess.
    And it'll accomplish what exactly??


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    Quote Originally Posted by nickcyv View Post
    Jamie did say Mens basketball should be the marquee program in ISU athletics. That was on the reasons he fired Morgan. That is just comical now.
    I also believe there were comments made about the rebuild being a 5 year process and that he would consider the 5th year basically Mac's first year here.

    Of course looking back at what we had under Morgan, did we really need to rebuild? We had much better results in his tenure than we are having now. And in the interest of full disclosure, I was fine with letting Wayne go as I thought while his teams were very talented, they were also poorly coached and not disciplined.



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    Quote Originally Posted by joefrog View Post
    Folks, just have patience. It takes like 5 to 10 years to get your athletes in the program and for them to understand the system. We will get there. I mean it is greedy to think ISU should make the NCAA tourney more than a couple times in a decade.

    Greg will get it turned around. We are showing signs of progress.
    He won't get that long from anyone if he doesn't get things going.


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    Quote Originally Posted by joefrog View Post
    Folks, just have patience. It takes like 5 to 10 years to get your athletes in the program and for them to understand the system. We will get there. I mean it is greedy to think ISU should make the NCAA tourney more than a couple times in a decade.

    Greg will get it turned around. We are showing signs of progress.
    Hey, we are still in year one. Booze is out and Lucca took a hike early for same money.


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