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    I just lost a LOT of respect for Joe Lunardi...

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    Obviously he was just randomly picking schools to fill out his 96 team bracket because ISU ain't going to make it next year.


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    Re: I just lost a LOT of respect for Joe Lunardi...

    haha yeah he had some intern fill it out.


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    Re: I just lost a LOT of respect for Joe Lunardi...

    That 96 team bracket looks like something Alice saw in Wonderland. I still cannot believe (I should by now) the NCAA's folly.


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    Re: I just lost a LOT of respect for Joe Lunardi...

    WAIT A MINUTE!!!
    Did i just see Iowa State.... IN THE NCAA TOURNAMENT!!!!
    HOLY ****!

    NATIONAL CHAMPS RIGHT THERE!!!!



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    Re: I just lost a LOT of respect for Joe Lunardi...

    Whew, we can now keep Mac.



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    Re: I just lost a LOT of respect for Joe Lunardi...

    Hey we weren't even part of the last 4 in. Solid in Joe's eyes for the field of 96.


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    Re: I just lost a LOT of respect for Joe Lunardi...

    Finally some love! I like the Alabama match-up and I'm looking forward to the Duke re-match in Round 2!



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    Re: I just lost a LOT of respect for Joe Lunardi...

    On a serious note I believe the OP was just upset that his favorite team KU was only a #3 seed.


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    Re: I just lost a LOT of respect for Joe Lunardi...

    Something positive!!

    How long will this take to turn negative....


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    Re: I just lost a LOT of respect for Joe Lunardi...

    Does Lunardi know that we picked up Brandon Knight and no one else knows about it yet?



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    Re: I just lost a LOT of respect for Joe Lunardi...

    Quote Originally Posted by tamjam View Post
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    Obviously he was just randomly picking schools to fill out his 96 team bracket because ISU ain't going to make it next year.
    Or he does not know we will struggle to win 12 games next year.


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    Re: I just lost a LOT of respect for Joe Lunardi...

    I like this idea of 96 now! Anyway, makes for a good matchup with the #1 seed in the first round as they would have to play an average BCS school instead of the worst team in the tournament. Would like to think we have a better chance of being the first 16 to upset a 1, compared to some Tennessee Central A&M.



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    Re: I just lost a LOT of respect for Joe Lunardi...

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUFB View Post
    WAIT A MINUTE!!!
    Did i just see Iowa State.... IN THE NCAA TOURNAMENT!!!!
    HOLY ****!
    The fact they are projecting a team as bad as ISU is going to be to make the 96 team field is an indictment on the NCAA for expanding the field. Hell... let's just expand the tournament to include every single D-1 basketball team so everyone gets a chance.

    This just in... ISU grabs the 325th seed in the big dance. Congrats to GMAC and staff on a great 5-27 season. They are primed for a deep run in the dance!!!!!!



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    Re: I just lost a LOT of respect for Joe Lunardi...

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonestate78 View Post
    The fact they are projecting a team as bad as ISU is going to be to make the 96 team field is an indictment on the NCAA for expanding the field. Hell... let's just expand the tournament to include every single D-1 basketball team so everyone gets a chance.

    This just in... ISU grabs the 325th seed in the big dance. Congrats to GMAC and staff on a great 5-27 season. They are primed for a deep run in the dance!!!!!!
    that reminds me of:
    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cxyPeME9TbI]YouTube - NCAA Expands March Madness To Include 4,096 Teams[/ame]



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    Re: I just lost a LOT of respect for Joe Lunardi...

    Boy, after looking at the bracket I fully realize now how inexcusable missing the tournament would be. There are alot of damn teams in that thing...



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