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    John Wilkins has committed to ISU...Illinois St.

    I heard this on Friday but Rivals just posted it to make it semi-official.

    John Wilkins - Yahoo! Sports

    Not a huge loss Cyclone fans, you'll find bigger and better players. Wilkins is a project at best and there is a TON of baggage involved.



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    Re: John Wilkins has committed to ISU...Illinois St.

    Well at least you guys didn't get him. Now you can leave.


    Last edited by coachdags; 05-02-2010 at 09:24 PM.

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    Re: John Wilkins has committed to ISU...Illinois St.

    Woohoo..I cursed the Hawks by predicting he would sign for Iowa.

    Patting myself on my own back.



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    Re: John Wilkins has committed to ISU...Illinois St.

    Good little boy. Went where Daddy wanted.



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    Re: John Wilkins has committed to ISU...Illinois St.

    Freedom of speech, where did mine go?



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    Re: John Wilkins has committed to ISU...Illinois St.

    says he is signed


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    Re: John Wilkins has committed to ISU...Illinois St.

    Zoot alors! On ne sait que Wilkins a fait un mauvais choix...il a choisi la mauvaise equipe!

    Mais, c'est pas grave.



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    Re: John Wilkins has committed to ISU...Illinois St.

    Quote Originally Posted by Chitowncy View Post
    Zoot alors! On ne sait que Wilkins a fait un mauvais choix...il a choisi la mauvaise equipe!

    Mais, c'est pas grave.
    Did you just surrender to John Wilkins?


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    Re: John Wilkins has committed to ISU...Illinois St.

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneErik View Post
    Did you just surrender to John Wilkins?
    Everybody knows Wilkins made a bad choice, but it's not serious?

    Sadly, I did that without a translator. They make us learn french in Canada.



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    Re: John Wilkins has committed to ISU...Illinois St.

    Quote Originally Posted by azn4cy View Post
    Everybody knows Wilkins made a bad choice, but it's not serious?

    Sadly, I did that without a translator. They make us learn french in Canada.
    C'est pas grave = no big deal.

    I've heard the Quebecois are crazy-talkers from my french friends. Is that true? Many of them insist the Quebecois are speaking a completely different language.



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    Re: John Wilkins has committed to ISU...Illinois St.

    Quote Originally Posted by CreansBeans View Post
    I heard this on Friday but Rivals just posted it to make it semi-official.

    John Wilkins - Yahoo! Sports

    Not a huge loss Cyclone fans, you'll find bigger and better players. Wilkins is a project at best and there is a TON of baggage involved.
    Thank you for your post and information, I apologize for some childish posters, please stay as long as you would like....



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    Re: John Wilkins has committed to ISU...Illinois St.

    Quote Originally Posted by Chitowncy View Post
    C'est pas grave = no big deal.

    I've heard the Quebecois are crazy-talkers from my french friends. Is that true? Many of them insist the Quebecois are speaking a completely different language.
    Pretty much true. I grew up in western Canada. we hate the quebecois. they're like the mentally ******** brother whose rent you pay, but they don't appreciate it and take a dump in your laundry basket. separatist jerks.



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    Re: John Wilkins has committed to ISU...Illinois St.

    I think that is where his father went - Jeff Wilkins ex-NBA Utah Jazz.



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    Re: John Wilkins has committed to ISU...Illinois St.

    Quote Originally Posted by azn4cy View Post
    Pretty much true. I grew up in western Canada. we hate the quebecois. they're like the mentally ******** brother whose rent you pay, but they don't appreciate it and take a dump in your laundry basket. separatist jerks.
    B.C.? Vancouver? Awesome wildlife out there. Likely a great place to grow up.

    Back to the topic: it is too bad we lost Wilkins, but at least we'll have some extra scholarships for FH next year.



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    Re: John Wilkins has committed to ISU...Illinois St.

    Thanks for the words. I only came here to break the news...not start a fight.

    I am (obviously) an Indiana guy and as someone who roots for a program in the pits right now, I can safely say that we both dodged a bullet with this one. Every thing I have read and heard says that Wilkins is not cut out to play with the big boys. I would put any reasonable dollar amount on the table to wager that if I came back here in a year, you will look back and see that Wilkins was a 9th-10th man, even on a terrible team like Illinois St.



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