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    Royce White eligibility decision this week

    According to RW, via a quote from Charley Waters (St. Paul Pioneer Press):

    White plans to move his belongings to Iowa State on Wednesday. He said his NCAA waiver request for eligibility this season will be made this week.

    Charley Walters: Former Gophers coach Murray Warmath, 97, resting, defying odds - TwinCities.com

    I'd put the odds at between 1-2% of playing this year.


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    Re: Royce White eligibility decision this week

    I don't expect him to play this year and quite honestly I would rather have him for the 2011 season than this year anyway.



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    Re: Royce White eligibility decision this week

    if he doesn't get an ok to play, isn't he going to Europe?


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    Re: Royce White eligibility decision this week

    He said he's staying regardless.



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    Re: Royce White eligibility decision this week

    Quote Originally Posted by thatguy View Post
    if he doesn't get an ok to play, isn't he going to Europe?

    Thats the first I had heard of that...It too bad if true.



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    Re: Royce White eligibility decision this week

    Quote Originally Posted by thatguy View Post
    if he doesn't get an ok to play, isn't he going to Europe?
    dont be that guy...



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    Re: Royce White eligibility decision this week

    Does anyone really want to be that guy?


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    Re: Royce White eligibility decision this week

    Just saying, i want him more than anybody, but have to always keep all the options on the table. Even if there is a .01% chance of him leaving, still need to be prepared for it.


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    Re: Royce White eligibility decision this week

    Quote Originally Posted by ce1 View Post
    According to RW, via a quote from Charley Waters (St. Paul Pioneer Press):

    White plans to move his belongings to Iowa State on Wednesday. He said his NCAA waiver request for eligibility this season will be made this week.

    Charley Walters: Former Gophers coach Murray Warmath, 97, resting, defying odds - TwinCities.com

    I'd put the odds at between 1-2% of playing this year.
    I think you misread this, the submission to NCAA will officially go in this week was my read. While it seems simple, it is an involved process to produce the documents the NCAA requires in these cases, that includes information/statements from third parties for which ISU doesn't control the timing.

    The quote in the story is "He said his NCAA waiver request for eligibility this season will be made this week."


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    Re: Royce White eligibility decision this week

    Quote Originally Posted by thatguy View Post
    Just saying, i want him more than anybody, but have to always keep all the options on the table. Even if there is a .01% chance of him leaving, still need to be prepared for it.
    Exactly why I keep a machete and a blender nearby at all times. You never know when you will be attacked by zombies or be asked to make a margarita.



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    Re: Royce White eligibility decision this week

    Quote Originally Posted by JCloned View Post
    I think you misread this, the submission to NCAA will officially go in this week was my read. While it seems simple, it is an involved process to produce the documents the NCAA requires in these cases, that includes information/statements from third parties for which ISU doesn't control the timing.

    The quote in the story is "He said his NCAA waiver request for eligibility this season will be made this week."
    We all know how quick the NCAA is to put a stamp on ISU submissions.






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    Re: Royce White eligibility decision this week

    I'm feeling good about Royce's chance to play this year. I'm forecasting Mostly Sunny Skies!



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    Re: Royce White eligibility decision this week

    Quote Originally Posted by RyCy04 View Post
    Exactly why I keep a machete and a blender nearby at all times. You never know when you will be attacked by zombies or be asked to make a margarita.
    That machete will be the death of you. Way too bloody and close range of a weapon. Zombie blood will infect you, no question about it.


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    Re: Royce White eligibility decision this week

    Keep your fingers and toes crossed.



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    Re: Royce White eligibility decision this week

    Quote Originally Posted by RyCy04 View Post
    Exactly why I keep a machete and a blender nearby at all times. You never know when you will be attacked by zombies or be asked to make a margarita.

    Or be asked to make margaritas by zombies.

    RyCy, you must have been a Boy Scout...


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