Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 29
  1. #1
    Bench Warmer
    Points: 8,606, Level: 27
    Level completed: 76%, Points required for next Level: 144
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Posts
    233
    Points
    8,606
    Level
    27
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 15
    Given: 1

  2. #2
    Rookie
    Points: 12,791, Level: 34
    Level completed: 21%, Points required for next Level: 559
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    Lastplace's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Posts
    492
    Points
    12,791
    Level
    34
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3
    Given: 0

    Re: OU headed to Pac 10

    Begin the move fast to the Big East....right about NOW



  3. #3
    Legend
    Points: 176,983, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Aug 2008
    Location
    Here nor there
    Posts
    14,202
    Points
    176,983
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,295
    Given: 1,661

    Re: OU headed to Pac 10

    Really hoped they would head to the SEC; it would sure be a better fit.



  4. #4
    Pro
    Points: 58,649, Level: 75
    Level completed: 7%, Points required for next Level: 1,401
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    CloneState1028's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Ames, IA via Cedar Rapids
    Posts
    3,273
    Points
    58,649
    Level
    75
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 0

    Re: OU headed to Pac 10

    Quote Originally Posted by swarthmoreCY View Post
    Really hoped they would head to the SEC; it would sure be a better fit.
    Why?



  5. #5
    Addict
    Points: 193,957, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 30.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    clonedude's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    8,722
    Points
    193,957
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 932
    Given: 0

    Re: OU headed to Pac 10

    Hold on... here we go!

    Why is OU waiting to hear what Texas' intentions are... if they are already announcing they are going to the Pac 10? Who cares what Texas' intentions are?

    JP better not be waiting around to hear what Texas is doing. It's each man for themself at this point... just get us in a conference... and quick!



  6. #6
    Pro
    Points: 85,827, Level: 91
    Level completed: 15%, Points required for next Level: 1,623
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    VeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    Ciclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Location
    Clive
    Posts
    3,309
    Points
    85,827
    Level
    91
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 447
    Given: 413

    Re: OU headed to Pac 10

    Quote Originally Posted by Lastplace View Post
    Begin the move fast to the Big East....right about NOW
    GO time.



  7. #7
    All-Star
    Points: 13,734, Level: 35
    Level completed: 55%, Points required for next Level: 316
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    1,046
    Points
    13,734
    Level
    35
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: OU headed to Pac 10

    This may do more harm than good. They will have to travel 4,000 miles round trip to get to the University of Washington. That is too much traveling for student athletes. It's hard enough to get athletes focused on academics now, this isn't going to help.



  8. #8
    Pro
    Points: 30,868, Level: 54
    Level completed: 2%, Points required for next Level: 1,082
    Overall activity: 15.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    3,414
    Points
    30,868
    Level
    54
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 262
    Given: 311

    Re: OU headed to Pac 10

    I wonder if Pollard's blackberry just updated him on this one?


    Clone to the Bone with the up and coming IOWA STATE.

  9. #9
    Bench Warmer
    Points: 8,606, Level: 27
    Level completed: 76%, Points required for next Level: 144
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Posts
    233
    Points
    8,606
    Level
    27
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 15
    Given: 1

    Re: OU headed to Pac 10

    Notice the mention of OSU as well?



  10. #10
    Speechless
    Points: 460,103, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    brianhos's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2006
    Location
    Trenchtown
    Posts
    40,311
    Points
    460,103
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 636
    Given: 79

    Re: OU headed to Pac 10



    They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety, deserve neither liberty nor safety. - Benjamin Franklin 1775

  11. #11
    All-Star
    Points: 32,985, Level: 55
    Level completed: 95%, Points required for next Level: 65
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Recommendation Second ClassVeteran25000 Experience Points
    tzjung's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    Location
    Des Moines, IA
    Posts
    1,181
    Points
    32,985
    Level
    55
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 228
    Given: 251

    Re: OU headed to Pac 10

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonemaniac7 View Post
    This may do more harm than good. They will have to travel 4,000 miles round trip to get to the University of Washington. That is too much traveling for student athletes. It's hard enough to get athletes focused on academics now, this isn't going to help.
    After all this, you really think the universities actually care about the 'Academic' portions of their Athlete's careers? Think again.....



  12. #12
    Legend
    Points: 176,983, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Aug 2008
    Location
    Here nor there
    Posts
    14,202
    Points
    176,983
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,295
    Given: 1,661

    Re: OU headed to Pac 10

    Quote Originally Posted by CloneState1028 View Post
    Why?
    My opinion (nothing more) is that OU (and thus maybe OSU) to the SEC helps avoid the SEC taking a Big East team.



  13. #13
    Pro
    Points: 58,649, Level: 75
    Level completed: 7%, Points required for next Level: 1,401
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    CloneState1028's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Ames, IA via Cedar Rapids
    Posts
    3,273
    Points
    58,649
    Level
    75
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 0

    Re: OU headed to Pac 10

    Quote Originally Posted by swarthmoreCY View Post
    My opinion (nothing more) is that OU (and thus maybe OSU) to the SEC helps avoid the SEC taking a Big East team.
    Gotcha. I didn't look at it that way. I was looking at it as if OU went to the SEC, we could kiss KU (K-State too?) good-bye to the Pac 10.



  14. #14
    Addict
    Points: 96,833, Level: 96
    Level completed: 90%, Points required for next Level: 217
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    tejasclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    Austin, TX
    Posts
    6,037
    Points
    96,833
    Level
    96
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 286
    Given: 201

    Re: OU headed to Pac 10

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonemaniac7 View Post
    This may do more harm than good. They will have to travel 4,000 miles round trip to get to the University of Washington. That is too much traveling for student athletes. It's hard enough to get athletes focused on academics now, this isn't going to help.
    lol @ "academics"



  15. #15
    Addict
    Points: 123,215, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Tornado man's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    8,375
    Points
    123,215
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 238
    Given: 390

    Re: OU headed to Pac 10

    I think the OU faculty would favor the Pac-10 affiliation over SEC any day of the week. To be in a conference with four superior academic universities - Stanford, Cal, USC, and UCLA - plus some other good ones - trumps the SEC, with Vandy.



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