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    Give him 1 more year....

    Give McDermott one more year and than if he fails to have a winning season and some kind of post season play than fire not only him but Pollard too. He is betting his future with McDermott as far as I can see. I was at Johnny Orr's first game at the Hilton and trust me you don't want to go back to 6,000 in attendance. Orr created a game that was exciting and fun to watch and he did it with a mix of average and good talent. This coach had more in place to success than Orr did when he got here. Orr's first center could barely run down the court and get there before the play was over. He never tolerated less than 100% and never accepted players quitting. This coach will never out coach others in the Big 12. Orr was up against what I considered a better group of coaches and better talent in his tenure and got the job done. I can barely stand to even turn on the TV to watch this brand of play. At least with Floyd you would get excited watching defenses that would shut down explosive offenses and you knew that everyone on the team had a critical part to play. Not the mess is on the court now. It is not the players, but the lack of Big 12 level of coaching. I can't remember the last time I watched ISU change tactics to take the other team out of their game. Record nights for the other teams guards will not change under McDermott. Kansas State had a bad night shooting the ball. It wasn't us doing anything different. Shortening up a game by holding the ball won't work if you are just trading baskets.

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    Re: Give him 1 more year....

    really another thread? and it's your first post? this is the fail of the day.



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    Re: Give him 1 more year....

    LOL...I love the 1st post wonders that come out of the woodwork during trying times.



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    Re: Give him 1 more year....

    Why would you fire pollard? Give me a compelling reason other than MBB is down right now.


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    Re: Give him 1 more year....

    You guys are rough on the newbies.

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    Re: Give him 1 more year....

    Quote Originally Posted by TheCaptain View Post
    You guys are rough on the newbies.

    How does someone have 6 million credits with 1 post?
    I wouldn't exactly call him a newb. He's been a member since Jan 2009.


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    Re: Give him 1 more year....

    I haven't posted before because of shark infested waters. Lost a couple of toes on this one. I am amazed by ones who attack and attack. They must be fans of MSNBC.



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    Re: Give him 1 more year....

    Quote Originally Posted by MadBr View Post
    I haven't posted before because of shark infested waters. Lost a couple of toes on this one. I am amazed by ones who attack and attack. They must be fans of MSNBC.
    huh???


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    Re: Give him 1 more year....

    first center?
    Utoff or Falenchek

    Assuming it's not Hill...Sam could run,
    just had a lot of drag from the ears.



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    Re: Give him 1 more year....

    Razzing someone for too few posts seems a bit off to me. On the other hand there are a number of people that I wish posted much, much less.




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    Re: Give him 1 more year....

    I agree, why fire Pollard, those comments make no sense...............why, why, why????


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    Re: Give him 1 more year....

    Post 2 busts on liberals and has this thread moving to the cave soon enough. Wow, this guy is good for lurking around here for over a year.


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    Re: Give him 1 more year....

    really people..? the guy has his opinion let him state it.. no need to bash.. the goal of this site is to get more people on CF and to get them to post.. bashing a first time poster is not going to help any..


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    Re: Give him 1 more year....

    Quote Originally Posted by isuno1fan View Post
    LOL...I love the 1st post wonders that come out of the woodwork during trying times.
    Okay stop it, you sound like Pollard did with the email that essentially said that only season ticket holders have a right to an opinion on the state of Iowa State basketball. I enjoyed the post, thank you.



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    Re: Give him 1 more year....

    Greg has one more year. And that may be it if we win 12 next year.


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