Seemingly never ending Iowa MBB thread (still going.....)

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  1. BeachAve

    BeachAve Well-Known Member

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  2. Gorm

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    Re: Iowa MBB now a projected #1 seed

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  3. CyTwins

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    Re: Iowa MBB now a projected #1 seed

    A projected #1 seed's best player had the best game of his career and they still couldn't beat us. I think we're going to have a fun rest of the year
     
  4. coolerifyoudid

    coolerifyoudid Well-Known Member

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    Re: Iowa MBB now a projected #1 seed

    It's pretty hard to pick the #1 teams this year. Nobody is standing out.

    Iowa has a good team this year and, the way the Big 10 has been performing, they don't have a ton of opposition outside of Maryland.

    Plus, it would be fun to possibly watch them be the first #1 seed to lose in the first round. They still have Woodbury after all.
     
  5. Doc

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    Re: Iowa MBB now a projected #1 seed

    I don't think their body of work is still as good as KU's at this point considering they played Wichita State, Michigan, and Michigan State without their best players.
     
  6. ISU42

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    I wouldn't mind watching them lose in the round of 32.
     
  7. roundball

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    Kansas has a road loss to the team Bill Self has struggled the most to beat, and suddenly Iowa, who lost to Augustana, jumps them?
     
  8. klamath632

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    Historically, what's the RPI rank of the worst loss a #1 seed has ever had? What is Augie's RPI?
     
  9. Doc

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    This might be the year a 1 seed finally goes down to a 16. The strength of the one seed teams is going to be lower than usual this year.
     
  10. Gunnerclone

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    I'm actually rooting for this to happen.
     
  11. mj4cy

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    Re: Iowa MBB now a projected #1 seed

    Iowa is good. But I don't even see them being a #3 seed or better when it's all said and done.
     
  12. roundball

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    Re: Iowa MBB now a projected #1 seed

    Predicting the rest of Iowa's schedule...

    @ Rutgers - W
    Purdue - L
    @ Maryland - L
    Northwestern - W
    Penn State - W
    @ Illinois - L
    @ Indiana - L
    Minnesota - W
    @ Penn State - W
    Wisconsin - W
    Augustana (S.D.) - L
    @ Ohio State - W
    Indiana - L
    @ Michigan - L

    Final record: 21-9 (12-6 conference), #7 seed
     
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  13. State43

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    Re: Iowa MBB now a projected #1 seed

    Would love to see this but I am betting this is closer.
    @ Rutgers - W
    Purdue - L
    @ Maryland - L
    Northwestern - W
    Penn State - W
    @ Illinois - W
    @ Indiana - L
    Minnesota - W
    @ Penn State - W
    Wisconsin - W
    Augustana - L
    @ Ohio State - W
    Indiana - W
    @ Michigan - L
     
  14. OVOsound

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    Re: Iowa MBB now a projected #1 seed

    If this happened, I would probably never again return to this website.
     
  15. OVOsound

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    But it's almost like that game against Augustana was a SCRIMMAGE or something!!!
     
  16. OVOsound

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    Let's put it this way, people. I would MUCH RATHER lose a scrimmage to Augustana than lose a real game to UNI this year. They are probably worse than Augustana anyways.
     
  17. JWIL4CY

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    Re: Iowa MBB now a projected #1 seed

    I would love to see Iowa be the first ever #1 seed to lose to a #16 seed
     
  18. CyTwins

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    Re: Iowa MBB now a projected #1 seed

    If multiple bannings haven't kept you away I doubt a first round exit would
     
  19. Cyclonepride

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    Re: Iowa MBB now a projected #1 seed

    Who knows? As has been said, there are no really dominant teams, so we'll see how it all shakes out.
     
  20. CyTwins

    CyTwins Well-Known Member

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    Re: Iowa MBB now a projected #1 seed

    Didn't we beat the team that lost to Augustana and you lost to the team that got beat by UNI?
     

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