Johnny Orr Passes Away

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  1. Palmer

    Palmer Well-Known Member

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  2. Cyclonestate78

    Cyclonestate78 Well-Known Member

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    Really hoping this is just Cotlar being a ******* moron like usual and not actually true.
     
  3. CychoCyclone

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    Nooooooo.... if this is true, absolutely saddening....
     
  4. Farnsworth

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    That would be very sad. If so, glad he made it to Hilton this year to come out with Freddy.
     
  5. MNCyGuy

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    That would be in extremely poor taste to just make up or throw out there unverified, so it's unfortunately probably true.
     
  6. dahliaclone

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    It's true. Sad day
     
  7. Knownothing

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    Really sad. My favorite ever. I might actually cry. He was my childhood favorite and still remained my favorite.
     
  8. cygrads

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    If true may he RIP - Johnny was one of a kind.
     
  9. iowast8fan

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    Terrible news. Time to rename the floor in Hilton in his honor?

    Johnny Orr Floor in Hilton Coliseum
     
  10. capitalcityguy

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    That really bums me out.
     
  11. Go2Guy

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    Nooooo!

    At least we gave him one last good send off for the Mich game.

    Thank you Johnny for saying Yes to Iowa State and becoming our coach; you made Hilton Magical and are responsible for what we have with Fred today.

    RIP
     
  12. CYCLNST8

    CYCLNST8 Well-Known Member

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    Heaven just got a lot louder...
     
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  13. swarthmoreCY

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    Yes, and it should have been done before the Michigan game.
     
  14. acgclone

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    The man who built Hilton into what it is
     
  15. Cincyclone

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    This is terrible news...
     
  16. khehr

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    RIP Johnny. It is true. He passed this morning. Sad day for Cyclone Nation. Praying for his family.
     
  17. Cyclones_R_GR8

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    Hope it's not true. The man is an ISU legend.
     
  18. CtownCyclone

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    Do we have anything more than a tweet to go off of?
     
  19. CyStalker

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    If true, so sad. Condolences to his family. He's the face of Iowa State men's basketball and Hilton Magic. Heaven got a good guy. WOOOOOEEEE coach - Eternal Peace.
     
  20. pourcyne

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    What? It's not in the news feeds, Coach. :pmad:

    If it's true, then 2013 was truly the sh*tt*est year ever.
     

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