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    If we do...

    If we do decide to fire greg I think we need to find a basketball coach like rhoads. I think it would be a bad idea to hire a big name assistant. I may be wrong but to win at ISU you need a coach who truly wants to be here and a coach that knows what it takes to win here. Not just someone who will be using us as a stepping stone. Look at the success that chiz had and then look at CPR.



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    Re: If we do...

    Sounds like Greg McDermott about 5 years ago....

    We need an established major conference coach if we can get it. (which we probably can't)



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    Re: If we do...

    Quote Originally Posted by gocy444 View Post
    If we do decide to fire greg I think we need to find a basketball coach like rhoads. I think it would be a bad idea to hire a big name assistant. I may be wrong but to win at ISU you need a coach who truly wants to be here and a coach that knows what it takes to win here. Not just someone who will be using us as a stepping stone. Look at the success that chiz had and then look at CPR.
    We don't need another football coach. Football is nothing like basketball.




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    Re: If we do...

    Quote Originally Posted by Clone9 View Post
    Sounds like Greg McDermott about 5 years ago....

    We need an established major conference coach if we can get it. (which we probably can't)
    I'm not necessarily opposed to hiring another up and coming mid-major coach, if its the right fit. Every coaching hire is a gamble, sometimes it works, sometimes it doesnt.



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    Re: If we do...

    Quote Originally Posted by gocy444 View Post
    If we do decide to fire greg I think we need to find a basketball coach like rhoads. I think it would be a bad idea to hire a big name assistant. I may be wrong but to win at ISU you need a coach who truly wants to be here and a coach that knows what it takes to win here. Not just someone who will be using us as a stepping stone. Look at the success that chiz had and then look at CPR.
    We need to find someone that understands today's players and how the game has changed. I keep hearing about how McDermott runs all these set plays, not many coaches do this anymore. I also want someone that can relate to the players, Coach K, Roy Williams, Bill Self, and Jim Boeheim all have this knack even at their older years.



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    Re: If we do...

    I just want someone who shows some sort of emotion whether it be joy, like a Buzz Williams, or bad-assedness, like a Bruce Pearl. SHOW ME SOOOOMMMETHING. Because right now it doesn't even look like our coach cares.


    Now that MBB is back, do we still have to pretend that WBB matters?

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    Re: If we do...

    Quote Originally Posted by Clone9 View Post
    Sounds like Greg McDermott about 5 years ago....

    We need an established major conference coach if we can get it. (which we probably can't)
    bring back larry.


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    Re: If we do...

    My fear is there is no one out there this year.


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    Re: If we do...

    Quote Originally Posted by BigBake View Post
    My fear is there is no one out there this year.
    I have wanted Danny Manning forever.



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    Re: If we do...

    Quote Originally Posted by UNIGuy4Cy View Post
    I have wanted Danny Manning forever.
    Nah, I don't feel he has any major role on that team.


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    Re: If we do...

    does anyone have their own personal "short list" of a coach they would want at isu next? be REASONABLE people



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    Re: If we do...

    does anyone have a "short list" of coaches you'd want to see at isu--be reasonalbe people



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    Re: If we do...

    Quote Originally Posted by istater7 View Post
    does anyone have a "short list" of coaches you'd want to see at isu--be reasonalbe people
    What's our budget limitation?



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    Re: If we do...

    Our coaches werent good because they took off their blazers at the 1st sign of trouble and acted PO'd... I know it excited a few fans, but realistically it meant nothing. The reason they were good was because they had talent to rely on. Floyd and LE got very lucky with some of our jucos, but a lot of their jucos were not good as well.


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    Re: If we do...

    Billy Gillespie
    Brian Gregory
    Larry Eustachy
    Matt Doherty
    Seth Greenberg
    Dan Monson

    Those are just a few names I am throwing out there.


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