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    HUGE "what if" scenario....

    What would have happened IF....

    1. Craig Brackins stayed around for his senior year.

    2. Harrison Barnes committed to ISU.

    3. Gilstrap was given another year by the NCAA.

    and....

    4. Royce White was allowed to play this year.

    Seriously... would we be talking possible NCAA Championship right now for this year?

    Starting lineup would be....

    G- DG or DeMarcus Phillips
    G- Harrison Barnes
    F- Gilstrap
    F- Royce White
    F- Brackins

    I'd like to match that up with anyone.

    I know it would have never happened... but it sure is fun to dream!



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    Re: HUGE "what if" scenario....

    I'd poo myself.


    "Winning isn't everything, it's the only thing."

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    Re: HUGE "what if" scenario....

    Coached by GMac would be the problem most likely.



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    Re: HUGE "what if" scenario....

    If those guys were still here with Barnes added in, old whatshisname would still be here and THEN they'd transfer.



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    Re: HUGE "what if" scenario....

    Brackins
    Wes Johnson
    Barnes
    White
    DG

    Nasty lineup



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    Re: HUGE "what if" scenario....

    Quote Originally Posted by Rural View Post
    If those guys were still here with Barnes added in, old whatshisname would still be here and THEN they'd transfer.
    Classic "catch 22".......



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    Re: HUGE "what if" scenario....

    maybe a NIT team with McD coaching.



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    Re: HUGE "what if" scenario....

    Problem is Gmac wouldn't have given up and went back to the mid majors. He would have screwed up that fantasy quick just like everything else he did at ISU.



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    Re: HUGE "what if" scenario....

    Quote Originally Posted by erikbj View Post
    maybe a NIT team with McD coaching.
    Man thats giving Mcd to much credit. NIT would be a long shot with him running the healm.



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    Quote Originally Posted by ajk4st8 View Post
    Brackins
    Wes Johnson
    Barnes
    White
    DG

    Nasty lineup
    I think Johnson would have been a senior this past season



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    Re: HUGE "what if" scenario....

    Quote Originally Posted by ajk4st8 View Post
    Brackins
    Wes Johnson
    Barnes
    White
    DG

    Nasty lineup
    this thread makes me wanna cry. Can we please stop doing this to ourselves? In all honesty....had JP taken that chance on FH like he originally threw the notion around but being new he didnt wanna do that.....we are starting to see what our program would be like. I like our future for cyclone basketball and think FH will take us to new levels consistantly that we really havent been to



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    Re: HUGE "what if" scenario....

    Quote Originally Posted by nickcyv View Post
    Problem is Gmac wouldn't have given up and went back to the mid majors. He would have screwed up that fantasy quick just like everything else he did at ISU.
    He would have given them a 150 page playbook and told them to slow it down. And they would have been so bogged down by all the plays in their heads that they would all look lost out there. Sound familiar?



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    Re: HUGE "what if" scenario....

    Quote Originally Posted by JHpsyclonz View Post
    I think Johnson would have been a senior this past season
    Pretty sure he left a JR including sitting out a year.



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    Re: HUGE "what if" scenario....

    Wes Johnson played two years at ISU. Sat out one and played one at Syracuse. Had he not left he would have just finished his senior year of ball. NO Way would Wes Johnson have redshirted a year had he stayed at ISU.



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    Re: HUGE "what if" scenario....

    Quote Originally Posted by Stormin View Post
    Wes Johnson played two years at ISU. Sat out one and played one at Syracuse. Had he not left he would have just finished his senior year of ball. NO Way would Wes Johnson have redshirted a year had he stayed at ISU.
    Its a hypothetical game... He nearly redshirted at ISU (taking a medical)



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