Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 32
  1. #1
    Publisher
    Points: 930,436, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 27.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation First ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    ChrisMWilliams's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    17,773
    Points
    930,436
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,620
    Given: 583

    BASKETBALL RECRUITING: Just spoke with Matt Pressey

    I just got off the phone with Navarro J.C. shooting guard Matt Pressey.

    He holds offers from Iowa State, Missouri, Texas A&M and Nebraska.

    He does plan on visiting Iowa State but doesn't have one set yet. He's set to go to Missouri this weekend. He has a brother who is signed with Missouri and has connections to Mike Anderson so that will be a serious hurdle for Iowa State.

    He loves the Cyclone program because "they have a need for me." Sounds like he wants to be one of "the men" wherever he goes and Ames might be that place. I'll have a full report up for you all shortly.



  2. #2
    Pro
    Points: 58,666, Level: 75
    Level completed: 8%, Points required for next Level: 1,384
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Bewilderme's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Minneapolis
    Posts
    2,040
    Points
    58,666
    Level
    75
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 479
    Given: 473

    Re: BASKETBALL RECRUITING: Just spoke with Matt Pressey

    its the big 12 special!


    'Any fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius-and a lot of courage-to move in the opposite direction.'
    -Einstein

  3. #3
    Speechless
    Points: 283,024, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    isuno1fan's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Clive, Iowa
    Posts
    17,987
    Points
    283,024
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 336
    Given: 197

    Re: BASKETBALL RECRUITING: Just spoke with Matt Pressey

    Hopefully he wants to play against his brother for some friendly competition rather than with him.



  4. #4
    Addict
    Points: 56,090, Level: 73
    Level completed: 36%, Points required for next Level: 960
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    VeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    Final42b's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    5,088
    Points
    56,090
    Level
    73
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 446
    Given: 442

    Re: BASKETBALL RECRUITING: Just spoke with Matt Pressey

    Would be a nice get, but i dont see him turning down Mizzou.



  5. #5
    Addict
    Points: 176,672, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Stewo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    7,655
    Points
    176,672
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 663
    Given: 166

    Re: BASKETBALL RECRUITING: Just spoke with Matt Pressey

    Isn't the spring signing period next week? How's he going to visit ISU before then if he doesn't have a visit scheduled yet? He's Moo U bound.



  6. #6
    Legend
    Points: 234,200, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Posts
    10,986
    Points
    234,200
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 683
    Given: 774

    Re: BASKETBALL RECRUITING: Just spoke with Matt Pressey

    You don't have to sign that day Stewo.


    Matt Pressey - College Basketball Recruiting 2008 - ESPN


    Nobody but HB knows for sure. You pretty much know nothing....like Knownothing would like to say.
    Word

  7. #7
    Publisher
    Points: 930,436, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 27.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation First ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    ChrisMWilliams's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    17,773
    Points
    930,436
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,620
    Given: 583

    Re: BASKETBALL RECRUITING: Just spoke with Matt Pressey

    He told me that playing with his brother isn't his number one priority.



  8. #8
    Addict
    Points: 176,672, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Stewo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    7,655
    Points
    176,672
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 663
    Given: 166

    Re: BASKETBALL RECRUITING: Just spoke with Matt Pressey

    Quote Originally Posted by Knownothing View Post
    You don't have to sign that day Stewo.
    Isn't it a 4 or 5 day period?



  9. #9
    Rookie
    Points: 10,880, Level: 31
    Level completed: 48%, Points required for next Level: 370
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    377
    Points
    10,880
    Level
    31
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: BASKETBALL RECRUITING: Just spoke with Matt Pressey

    like 4 weeks, almost a month long signing period.



  10. #10
    Starter
    Points: 19,682, Level: 42
    Level completed: 82%, Points required for next Level: 168
    Overall activity: 24.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2008
    Location
    Pants-free Avenue
    Posts
    806
    Points
    19,682
    Level
    42
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: BASKETBALL RECRUITING: Just spoke with Matt Pressey

    I would be very leary about recruiting a guy who's brother plays on an opposing team that you are going to match up against 2 times a year. I would be worried about Matt tanking it on purpose so that his brother's team could win. A similar situation happened to me once in a racquetball league. Let's just say that a sibling of a guy that was competing with me for the top spot tried to work the system for his brother. Unfortunately for them I know how to use my racquetball racket on and OFF the court.

    Come on McD, you can do better than this!


    ...Straight going donkey...

  11. #11
    Speechless
    Points: 188,207, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 15.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    ajk4st8's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    15,936
    Points
    188,207
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 544
    Given: 1,169

    Re: BASKETBALL RECRUITING: Just spoke with Matt Pressey

    Quote Originally Posted by tamjam View Post
    I would be very leary about recruiting a guy who's brother plays on an opposing team that you are going to match up against 2 times a year. I would be worried about Matt tanking it on purpose so that his brother's team could win. A similar situation happened to me once in a racquetball league. Let's just say that a sibling of a guy that was competing with me for the top spot tried to work the system for his brother. Unfortunately for them I know how to use my racquetball racket on and OFF the court.

    Come on McD, you can do better than this!


    LOL I think you forgot the sarcasm pirate. Im afraid some might think you are serious.

    Anytime we can sign a kid with multiple big 12 offers... we NEED to do that. We rarely have during the McD era signed a kid with Multiple big 12 offers.



  12. #12
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 43,983, Level: 64
    Level completed: 80%, Points required for next Level: 267
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    3,739
    Points
    43,983
    Level
    64
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 40
    Given: 30

    Re: BASKETBALL RECRUITING: Just spoke with Matt Pressey

    Quote Originally Posted by tamjam View Post
    I would be very leary about recruiting a guy who's brother plays on an opposing team that you are going to match up against 2 times a year. I would be worried about Matt tanking it on purpose so that his brother's team could win. A similar situation happened to me once in a racquetball league. Let's just say that a sibling of a guy that was competing with me for the top spot tried to work the system for his brother. Unfortunately for them I know how to use my racquetball racket on and OFF the court.

    Come on McD, you can do better than this!
    Congratulations on making one of the worst posts of the year.



  13. #13
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 80,881, Level: 88
    Level completed: 41%, Points required for next Level: 1,069
    Overall activity: 12.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    peteypie's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2007
    Posts
    4,532
    Points
    80,881
    Level
    88
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 895
    Given: 1,315

    Re: BASKETBALL RECRUITING: Just spoke with Matt Pressey

    Quote Originally Posted by tamjam View Post
    I would be very leary about recruiting a guy who's brother plays on an opposing team that you are going to match up against 2 times a year. I would be worried about Matt tanking it on purpose so that his brother's team could win. A similar situation happened to me once in a racquetball league. Let's just say that a sibling of a guy that was competing with me for the top spot tried to work the system for his brother. Unfortunately for them I know how to use my racquetball racket on and OFF the court.

    Come on McD, you can do better than this!
    I hope you're not serious. Do you really think if he came here, he would tank a game to let his brother win? I hope you just forgot this guy



  14. #14
    All-Star
    Points: 28,082, Level: 51
    Level completed: 49%, Points required for next Level: 568
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    Cloned4Life's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    West Des Moines
    Posts
    1,550
    Points
    28,082
    Level
    51
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 5
    Given: 0

    Re: BASKETBALL RECRUITING: Just spoke with Matt Pressey

    Quote Originally Posted by tamjam View Post
    I would be very leary about recruiting a guy who's brother plays on an opposing team that you are going to match up against 2 times a year. I would be worried about Matt tanking it on purpose so that his brother's team could win. A similar situation happened to me once in a racquetball league. Let's just say that a sibling of a guy that was competing with me for the top spot tried to work the system for his brother. Unfortunately for them I know how to use my racquetball racket on and OFF the court.

    Come on McD, you can do better than this!
    You have got to be kidding me.



  15. #15
    Addict
    Points: 56,090, Level: 73
    Level completed: 36%, Points required for next Level: 960
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    VeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    Final42b's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    5,088
    Points
    56,090
    Level
    73
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 446
    Given: 442

    Re: BASKETBALL RECRUITING: Just spoke with Matt Pressey

    Quote Originally Posted by tamjam View Post
    I would be very leary about recruiting a guy who's brother plays on an opposing team that you are going to match up against 2 times a year. I would be worried about Matt tanking it on purpose so that his brother's team could win. A similar situation happened to me once in a racquetball league. Let's just say that a sibling of a guy that was competing with me for the top spot tried to work the system for his brother. Unfortunately for them I know how to use my racquetball racket on and OFF the court.

    Come on McD, you can do better than this!
    Apparently you havent heard of a sibling rivalry then?



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: Cyclones.TV
  • FOOTBALL: Iowa State vs. UNI
  • September 5, 2015
  • 07:00 PM