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    Finally...official word that Brister signs with ISU

    Cyclones.com link

    Some good info here...not just on Brister - but all of our kids in the '07 class.



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    Re: Finally...official word that Brister signs with ISU

    Just saw that. Good to know that he is coming to Ames.



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    Re: Finally...official word that Brister signs with ISU

    LOVE IT! 4 Guards coming in at:

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    The way to win in the Big 12 and in the NCAA is BIG Guards who can handle the ball and score...seems like we are on our way!!



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    Re: Finally...official word that Brister signs with ISU

    Quote Originally Posted by Lastplace View Post
    LOVE IT! 4 Guards coming in at:

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    The way to win in the Big 12 and in the NCAA is BIG Guards who can handle the ball and score...seems like we are on our way!!
    Not to mention one of the highest rated players ISU has ever signed in 6'10", 220 lb Craig Brackins! This coming basketball season is going to be much better than last year's team, IMHO!



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    Re: Finally...official word that Brister signs with ISU

    Quote Originally Posted by Lastplace View Post
    LOVE IT! 4 Guards coming in at:

    6-3
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    6-5

    The way to win in the Big 12 and in the NCAA is BIG Guards who can handle the ball and score...seems like we are on our way!!
    Like Sherron Collins and D.J. Augustin? :)

    My point is that super-fast ball handlers can be just as effective or more effective than bigger, slower guards.



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    Re: Finally...official word that Brister signs with ISU

    I understand the recruits we have are "all on paper," we haven't played a game yet, and "paper doesn't win ballgames," but does anyone else think that GMac has answered the question as to whether he can recruit?

    Me thinks so...


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    Re: Finally...official word that Brister signs with ISU

    Good point ability has little to do with size. Especially in basketball.



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    Re: Finally...official word that Brister signs with ISU

    Is it just me, or does anyone else find the name fo the school that Craig Brackins comes from alittle odd. The "Boys to Men Academy" I just can not get the rap / r&B group from the early 90's out of my head.



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    Re: Finally...official word that Brister signs with ISU

    Quote Originally Posted by redrocker View Post
    Is it just me, or does anyone else find the name fo the school that Craig Brackins comes from alittle odd. The "Boys to Men Academy" I just can not get the rap / r&B group from the early 90's out of my head.
    I'm with you, redrocker. I wonder if the school's fight song is "I'll Make Love To You."


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    Re: Finally...official word that Brister signs with ISU

    Quote Originally Posted by isucyfan View Post
    I'm with you, redrocker. I wonder if the school's fight song is "I'll Make Love To You."

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    Re: Finally...official word that Brister signs with ISU

    Quote Originally Posted by ajk4st8 View Post
    Good point ability has little to do with size. Especially in basketball.
    If you recall, there were games were Taylor couldn't an outside shot off. Why was that? It was against teams that had 6'3" + guards. Tall guards are a positive and results are more steals as the clog the passing lanes and they make it hard for the opponents to get clean looks.


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    Re: Finally...official word that Brister signs with ISU

    Quote Originally Posted by PolkCityClone View Post
    If you recall, there were games were Taylor couldn't an outside shot off. Why was that? It was against teams that had 6'3+ guards. Tall guards are a positive and results are more steals as the clog the passing lanes and they make it hard for the opponents to get clean looks.

    Exactly Especially in McD's system.


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    Re: Finally...official word that Brister signs with ISU

    Brackins actually went to Brewster Academy last year. He left B to M because it wasn't very legit.



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