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    Allen commitment story with quotes


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    Re: Allen commitment story with quotes

    Quote Originally Posted by ChrisMWilliams View Post
    I'm gonna put on my Captain Obvious hat here and say that TJO must be really good at connecting with these kids. How many different recruits have singled him out as being a major factor in choosing ISU?

    I'm officially excited about ISU hoops again after too many years of it becoming an after thought.



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    Re: Allen commitment story with quotes

    Quote Originally Posted by ca4cy View Post
    I'm gonna put on my Captain Obvious hat here and say that TJO must be really good at connecting with these kids. How many different recruits have singled him out as being a major factor in choosing ISU?

    I'm officially excited about ISU hoops again after too many years of it becoming an after thought.
    I was just going to say that.
    "Allen especially bonded with Iowa State associate head coach T.J. Otzelberger, his primary recruiter."
    T.J. is the man! FH needs to give him whatever he wants.


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    Re: Allen commitment story with quotes

    Quote Originally Posted by ChrisMWilliams View Post
    You say Royce White will sit out this year. Are you confirming that the NCAA has denied his request for eligibility this year?



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    Re: Allen commitment story with quotes

    Quote Originally Posted by CarlisleCy View Post
    You say Royce White will sit out this year. Are you confirming that the NCAA has denied his request for eligibility this year?
    I wrote that wrong. That's for pointing out. White's eligibility is still in the air.



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    Re: Allen commitment story with quotes

    Time to start WINNING again. Maybe the flood washed away those bad memories of the previous season's past....time to start a new program fresh and with some major talent. Yeah Cyclones!



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    Re: Allen commitment story with quotes

    I'm so happy!



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    Re: Allen commitment story with quotes

    Quote Originally Posted by ChrisMWilliams View Post
    Great write up CW. I admit...it gave me goosebumps.



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    Re: Allen commitment story with quotes

    Quote Originally Posted by AlleyAddict View Post
    I'm so happy!
    Me, too!

    Exciting offseason news just keeps rolling in.

    Even if we're Hoiberg's Halfway House, things look like we're in good shape.


    Since we are an elite team now, let's go get that One Cyclone Moment.
    Make this one for the ages!




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    Re: Allen commitment story with quotes

    Quote Originally Posted by WalkingCY View Post
    Time to start WINNING again. Maybe the flood washed away those bad memories of the previous season's past....time to start a new program fresh and with some major talent. Yeah Cyclones!
    Well stated!


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    Re: Allen commitment story with quotes

    Why did he leave MSU?


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    Re: Allen commitment story with quotes

    Quote Originally Posted by kingcy View Post
    Why did he leave MSU?
    he didn't leave... he was asked to leave for "not being a good teammate"

    BUT WHO CARES!!!!!


    Last edited by ISUFB; 08-20-2010 at 02:06 PM.

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    Re: Allen commitment story with quotes

    seriously considering a move back to central iowa so I can watch Fred grow this program in person. Love this commitment. Fully drinking the koolaid right now.



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    Re: Allen commitment story with quotes

    Quote Originally Posted by asmosis View Post
    seriously considering a move back to central iowa so I can watch Fred grow this program in person. Love this commitment. Fully drinking the koolaid right now.
    You should anyway! Central Iowa is the place to be.


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    Re: Allen commitment story with quotes

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyhart View Post
    You should anyway! Central Iowa is the place to be.
    Just take a year long vacation every 10 years or so...



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