Pulling for KU in the NCAA tournament?

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  1. LincolnWay187

    LincolnWay187 Member

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    Will you support Kansas(a good team from our conference) in the tourney or hope they lose given this years debacles? I would personally love to see them take an early exit, their fans have been horrendous.
     
  2. mtowncyclone13

    mtowncyclone13 Well-Known Member

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    One of two things.

    One, KU wins the Big 12 tourney but then the curse of no 16 seed ever beating a 1 is over :) or
    Two, ISU crushes them in the semifinal game and I don't worry about Kansas in the tourney.
     
  3. carvers4math

    carvers4math Well-Known Member

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    You are kidding right? I wouldn't root for them against anyone except maybe the Hoks.
     
  4. Clones85'

    Clones85' Just Win Baby

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    I ALWAYS cheer for Big 12 teams in OOC games. Go Kansas!
     
  5. CRcyclone6

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    I won't. Not even if there is a fire!!
     
  6. hexodat64

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    I'm confident OSU can go far, so as long as we have some good B12 rep (other than us of course) lose baby lose!
     
  7. LincolnWay187

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    A lot of talk about the big 12 being down this year, at least KU doing well would shut up a few of those people. I would still rather they lose though.
     
  8. Cyclonestate78

    Cyclonestate78 Well-Known Member

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    I hope Kansas suffers a humiliating exit from the NCAA Tournament. They should be used to them by now.... see Bradley, Bucknell, UNI, VCU, Rhode Island, UTEP, etc....
     
  9. VeloClone

    VeloClone Well-Known Member

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    I would be okay with ISU beating them in the conference tournament and then KU sticking around in the dance long enough for ISU to knock them off again.
     
  10. Daserop

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    nope i want them to lose as much as possible, bring their fan base down from their imaginary throne.
     
  11. CTTB78

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    With all of their McDonald's AAs, I always get a kick out of seeing them go early.
     
  12. Cyclonepride

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    Nope. If they had beat us straight up, I'd root for them as a Big 12 team. Now, they are dead to me.
     
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  14. benjay

    benjay Well-Known Member

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    Normally I would too. Not this year.
     
  15. 2ndCyCE

    2ndCyCE Active Member

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    I always cheer for all big 12 teams in bowls and tournament play, and KU is no different this year or any other. Plus, doing so gives me a shot at getting lucky, so there is that.
     
  16. alarson

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    KU needs to lose early if only to give further evidence that big 12 officiating is how they manage to win the conference.
     
  17. Cyclonestate78

    Cyclonestate78 Well-Known Member

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    If ISU advances to face them in the semis of the Big XII Tournament Hoiberg should definitely make a special invitation to Ali Farokhmanesh to be an honorary captain for the game.

    [video=youtube;GiwqEz50ipY]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GiwqEz50ipY[/video]
     
  18. Go2Guy

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    #18 Go2Guy, Mar 12, 2013
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    I strongly held this opinion every year. Except this year. I want them to lose bad because of the "entitlement / arrogant" attitude of their fan base.

    It's good for the B12 and we need teams to have a Deep Dance run, otherwise our conference won't be considered a legit basketball league if KU wins the regular season 9-10 in a row. We need more teams making deeper runs.

    I just don't want it to be KU - I'm beginning to hate their fans as much as Iowa fans.
     
  19. ZB4CY

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    I will put ipecac in their gatorade.
     
  20. Clones85'

    Clones85' Just Win Baby

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    They only have 1 McDonalds AA this year (freshmen Ellis) and didn't have any on the team the 2 prior years.
     

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