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    Highly Successful Coaches = Big Egos

    Does our athletic department want one?


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    Re: Highly Successful Coaches = Big Egos

    If he is winning hell yeah!!



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    Re: Highly Successful Coaches = Big Egos

    No. I'd rather just compete for last place with Nebraska and Colorado every year. Ego's are for losers.



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    Re: Highly Successful Coaches = Big Egos

    Highly successful people in business, politics, etc. also generally have big egos. I guess I don't get the point of your post.



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    Re: Highly Successful Coaches = Big Egos

    Mark Few of Gonzaga is pretty mild-mannered and he's highly successful.



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    Re: Highly Successful Coaches = Big Egos

    Quote Originally Posted by cycloneML View Post
    Does our athletic department want one?
    Highly Successful Coaches = WINS
    The ? you should be asking yourself is DO YOU WANT TO WIN?



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    Re: Highly Successful Coaches = Big Egos

    By asking if the AD wants one, I assume you are insinuating that Pollard has a big ego and can't/won't bring in a coach who might challenge his authority. I think that's rediculous.


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    Re: Highly Successful Coaches = Big Egos

    = Revenue = why ask this question?



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    Roy's crying towel.


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    Re: Highly Successful Coaches = Big Egos

    Does this just apply to men's basketball? Because I would say our highly successful women's basketball coach doesn't have a big ego.



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    Re: Highly Successful Coaches = Big Egos

    Quote Originally Posted by RandomFan View Post
    Does this just apply to men's basketball? Because I would say our highly successful women's basketball coach doesn't have a big ego.
    didnt he freak when the dmr reporter asked him a middle of the road question? I would say, yes, he does have a huge ego.


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    Re: Highly Successful Coaches = Big Egos

    What is the point of this thread? Another excuse for losing?



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    Re: Highly Successful Coaches = Big Egos

    Quote Originally Posted by cycloneML View Post
    didnt he freak when the dmr reporter asked him a middle of the road question? I would say, yes, he does have a huge ego.
    Are you referring to the Ron Maly thing? I think its been confirmed the guy's an idiot.


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    Quote Originally Posted by alarson View Post
    Are you referring to the Ron Maly thing? I think its been confirmed the guy's an idiot.
    here's my point. successful coaches have egos. Pollard needs to hire one for the Mens Bball team.


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    Re: Highly Successful Coaches = Big Egos

    Just having an ego doesnt make you good. Steve Alford had plenty of ego at Iowa.


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