Jim Williams with a fresh article
Page 1 of 4 1234 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 55
  1. #1
    Publisher
    Points: 813,279, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 34.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation First ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    ChrisMWilliams's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    16,752
    Points
    813,279
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,268
    Given: 329

    Jim Williams with a fresh article


  2. #2
    Starter
    Points: 9,966, Level: 30
    Level completed: 3%, Points required for next Level: 584
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures5000 Experience Points
    mtowncyclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2007
    Location
    Ames via Mediapolis
    Posts
    704
    Points
    9,966
    Level
    30
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 0

    Re: Jim Williams with a fresh article

    Quote Originally Posted by ChrisMWilliams View Post
    good article chris, thanks for posting


    "I have come back to life!"- Ca-Mun-Rah/ THE DURANTULA"

  3. #3
    Speechless
    Points: 271,794, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    isuno1fan's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Clive, Iowa
    Posts
    17,536
    Points
    271,794
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 166
    Given: 38

    Re: Jim Williams with a fresh article

    This Jim Williams guy is the ONLY guy giving me any hope.



  4. #4
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 77,567, Level: 86
    Level completed: 57%, Points required for next Level: 783
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    isufbcurt's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    4,652
    Points
    77,567
    Level
    86
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 772
    Given: 1,174

    Re: Jim Williams with a fresh article

    I just emailed Pollard encouraging him to pursue the Big East option if the Big 12 dismantles on Tuesday. I don't have any pull but I feel strongly that the Big East option is the best for ISU



  5. #5
    Chile Mac is on vacation.
    Points: 314,644, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 70.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    LindenCy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Chicago, IL
    Posts
    24,151
    Points
    314,644
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 838
    Given: 2,117

    Re: Jim Williams with a fresh article

    Mainly because of travel, I don't see how Baylor fits.



  6. #6
    Recruit
    Points: 4,681, Level: 20
    Level completed: 8%, Points required for next Level: 369
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    VeteranCreated Album pictures1000 Experience Points
    WeBeJ's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    97
    Points
    4,681
    Level
    20
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Jim Williams with a fresh article

    So, is this something that ISU officials will consider now, or wait to hear what the South schools are doing?



  7. #7
    Pro
    Points: 44,960, Level: 65
    Level completed: 55%, Points required for next Level: 590
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    cycloneML's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2008
    Location
    Kansas
    Posts
    2,129
    Points
    44,960
    Level
    65
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 9
    Given: 8

    Re: Jim Williams with a fresh article

    Quote Originally Posted by isufbcurt View Post
    I just emailed Pollard encouraging him to pursue the Big East option if the Big 12 dismantles on Tuesday. I don't have any pull but I feel strongly that the Big East option is the best for ISU

    lets hope to God, JP has this figured out.


    Honor Before Victory

  8. #8
    Publisher
    Points: 813,279, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 34.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation First ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    ChrisMWilliams's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    16,752
    Points
    813,279
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,268
    Given: 329

    Re: Jim Williams with a fresh article

    Quote Originally Posted by WeBeJ View Post
    So, is this something that ISU officials will consider now, or wait to hear what the South schools are doing?
    Publicly, Iowa State can't say anything about any other conference until the Big 12 officially implodes.



  9. #9
    Speechless
    Points: 185,251, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 10.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    ajk4st8's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    15,561
    Points
    185,251
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 255
    Given: 623

    Re: Jim Williams with a fresh article

    Quote Originally Posted by ChrisMWilliams View Post
    Publicly, Iowa State can't say anything about any other conference until the Big 12 officially implodes.

    Why?



  10. #10
    Pro
    Points: 41,415, Level: 62
    Level completed: 82%, Points required for next Level: 235
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran25000 Experience Points
    Wx4Cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2007
    Location
    West Des Moines
    Posts
    2,382
    Points
    41,415
    Level
    62
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3
    Given: 0

    Re: Jim Williams with a fresh article

    Am I the only one that doesn't understand why all of this is happening? Wasn't the Big 12 one of the top conferences? Did we suddenly get crabs or something? WTF?



  11. #11
    All-Star
    Points: 18,286, Level: 41
    Level completed: 27%, Points required for next Level: 664
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Three4Cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    West Des Moines
    Posts
    1,915
    Points
    18,286
    Level
    41
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 19
    Given: 31

    Re: Jim Williams with a fresh article

    Quote Originally Posted by ajk4st8 View Post
    Why?

    If the schools from the South don't leave, the conference remains in tact. We all know UT would be more than happy to make sure we pay to get out of the conference.



  12. #12
    All-Star
    Points: 13,810, Level: 35
    Level completed: 66%, Points required for next Level: 240
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience PointsVeteran

    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    La Fox, IL
    Posts
    1,228
    Points
    13,810
    Level
    35
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 5
    Given: 2

    Re: Jim Williams with a fresh article

    Quote Originally Posted by ajk4st8 View Post
    Why?
    The administration probably thinks that it's in ISU's best interest that the big 12 stay together Athletically and Academically. Plus, look what happened to Mizzou when they said they wanted to go to the big 10, they look like idiots now. There are probably several scenarios that they have gone over, and I bet the number 1 priority is to keep the big 12 in together.



  13. #13
    Recruit
    Points: 4,681, Level: 20
    Level completed: 8%, Points required for next Level: 369
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    VeteranCreated Album pictures1000 Experience Points
    WeBeJ's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    97
    Points
    4,681
    Level
    20
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Jim Williams with a fresh article

    Quote Originally Posted by ajk4st8 View Post
    Why?
    I agree, "why?"

    What's the worst that could happen, the South gets mad, runs to the Pac 10 and leaves high and dry without a conference? Seems like we're heading for that anyways.



  14. #14
    All-Star
    Points: 18,286, Level: 41
    Level completed: 27%, Points required for next Level: 664
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Three4Cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    West Des Moines
    Posts
    1,915
    Points
    18,286
    Level
    41
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 19
    Given: 31

    Re: Jim Williams with a fresh article

    Quote Originally Posted by LindenCy View Post
    Mainly because of travel, I don't see how Baylor fits.
    Talk was Villanova was going to elevate their football program to D1, give the Big East nine teams. By adding five, you have an even number at 14.



  15. #15
    Speechless
    Points: 185,251, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 10.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    ajk4st8's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    15,561
    Points
    185,251
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 255
    Given: 623

    Re: Jim Williams with a fresh article

    I just dont get how people think that the Big 12 is sticking together. Only fans on this board seem to think it might stick together.

    Every other media outlet is saying that it is a matter of days before it is 100% gone. Why are people keeping their heads in the sand. The Big 12 is gone. ISU needs to be extremely proactive findind somewhere..... ANYWHERE... to play football.



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
  • HOOPS: Iowa State vs. Mississippi Valley State
  • December 31, 2014
  • 06:00 PM