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  1. Buster28

    WBB weekly Big 12 awards thread

    Thought we could create one thread where we can note when an ISU wbb player wins a weekly award. Ashley claims her first one for 2020-21 this week, averaging 32.5 points, 8 rebounds:
  2. Buster28

    Tony Lewis of 80s band the Outfield dies at age 62

    I had no idea that John Spinks had also died not that long ago. I loved their debut album "Play Deep." Wore out the tape I had. https://www.yahoo.com/entertainment/the-outfield-lead-singer-tony-lewis-dies-at-62-171410559.html
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    Harold Reid of the Statler Brothers dies at age 80.

    For those old enough to remember the Statler Brothers, their bass vocalist, Harold Reid, has died at the age of 80. The Statlers were known for their country and gospel music, 24 years of hit singles (beginning with "Flowers on the Wall"), and comedy. Harold Reid was probably the biggest...
  4. Buster28

    Texas names their new WBB head coach...

    I did not think Vic Schaefer would leave Mississippi State...
  5. Buster28

    WBB: what losing game result would you flip?

    So, I was kind of inspired to create something for WBB fans by reading other things on CF. If there was one game where the Iowa State women's basketball team lost that you could flip to a win, which one would it be and why (if there is any particular reason)? Some possibilities: *Iowa State...
  6. Buster28

    WBB vs. Oklahoma State @ Hilton 2/5/2020

    The Iowa State women’s basketball team (12-8, 4-5, Big 12) returns to Hilton Coliseum as it squares off with Oklahoma State (12-9, 3-6 Big 12) on Wednesday, Feb. 5 at 6:30 p.m. on Cyclones.tv. The Cyclones trail the alltime series 36-31, but the Cyclones have won five of the last six against...
  7. Buster28

    MEM named Big 12 Freshman o' the Week

    Congrats to Maggie Espenmiller-McGraw for picking up her first award yesterday! https://big12sports.com/news/2020/1/6/womens-basketball-mack-espenmiller-mcgraw-honored-with-week-9-awards.aspx
  8. Buster28

    Ashley Joens named National Player of the Week!

    Very cool! https://www.espn.com/womens-college-basketball/story/_/id/28310719/iowa-state-ashley-joens-espnw-player-week A stat I just noticed: Joens is 77-86 so far this season from the charity stripe. Iowa State's opponents are 58-89 combined. o_O
  9. Buster28

    WBB Iowa State - Iowa 12/11/2019

    Just getting a thread started for the game tonight. I like our chances to halt the three game skid to the most modestly talented coach in the Big 10 (and cap her career win total in Hilton at "1," meaning: never again). The shots have to fall, for sure. Too bad the game is on a Wednesday...
  10. Buster28

    Post season volleyball thread

    Thought I'd go ahead and make a new thread for the post season. This can be an easy place to post anything about anyone playing, not just Iowa State. I always find this sport's tourney fascinating because there always seem to be surprising upsets and interesting match-ups. I noticed from...
  11. Buster28

    Ashley Joens gets Big 12 Player of the Week

    https://cyclones.com/news/2019/11/25/womens-basketball-joens-captures-big-12-weekly-honors.aspx She only averaged 28 points and 17 rebounds last week - doesn't everybody do that? :rolleyes: Seriously, congrats to what will likely be the first of many this season!
  12. Buster28

    WBB Big 12 Preseason Awards

    Kristin Scott and Ashley Joens got recognition. 2019-20 Big 12 Conference Women’s Basketball Preseason Awards (coaches not allowed to vote for own players) Preseason Player of the Year Lauren Cox, Baylor, F, 6-4, Sr, Flower Mound, Texas Preseason Newcomer of the Year Te’a Cooper, Baylor, G...
  13. Buster28

    Carleton: 2nd team AP All-American

    https://cyclones.com/news/2019/4/1/womens-basketball-carleton-named-ap-all-american.aspx First Team Napheesa Collier, UConn, 6-1, senior, O'Fallon, Mo., 20.9 ppg, 10.5 rpg, 3.5 apg, 61.4 fg pct (27 of 28 first-place votes, 138 points) Megan Gustafson, Iowa, 6-3, senior, Port Wing, Wis., 28.0...
  14. Buster28

    Selection Monday for WBB - public event

    The Iowa State women's basketball team is going to have a public event for viewing the women's NCAA selection show Monday (the 18th) at 6:00 pm in the Sukup South End Zone Club. Here is the Cyclones.com article for interested fans who might be able to attend: AMES, Iowa – The Iowa State...
  15. Buster28

    Carleton claims SIXTH Big 12 POW this season

    I missed this yesterday when it was announced. It is her 16th time to win the award, putting her in third place all-time for the league. Only Courtney Paris and Brittney Griner have more. It should be noted that Kalani Brown (pre-season POY) has zero...
  16. Buster28

    Carleton takes 5th Big 12 POW this season

    This is FIFTEENTH time she's claimed the weekly award in her ISU career. https://cyclones.com/news/2019/2/25/womens-basketball-carleton-collects-fifth-big-12-weekly-honor-this-season.aspx
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    Carleton claims another Big 12 POW

    Iowa State’s Bridget Carleton was named Big 12 Women’s Basketball Player of the Week for the fourth time this season, while West Virginia’s Madisen Smith was tabbed Freshman of the Week for the third time. Carleton averaged 29.0 points, 8.5 rebounds, 3.0 assists and3.0 steals, as the Cyclones...
  18. Buster28

    Joens nabs third consecutive weekly Freshman award

    She is on a roll!! :D https://cyclones.com/news/2019/2/4/womens-basketball-joens-collects-third-straight-freshman-of-the-week-honor.aspx
  19. Buster28

    Scott, Joens sweep this week's Big 12 WBB awards

    Congrats to both of them for having a really great week! https://cyclones.com/news/2019/1/28/womens-basketball-scott-joens-sweep-big-12-weekly-honors.aspx
  20. Buster28

    Carleton named Big 12 Player of the Week

    Oddly, Kalani Brown of Baylor was named the National Player of the Week earlier today, but Bridget took the league honor. From the Big12sports.com article: "Carleton led the Cyclones to a 2-0 start in Big 12 play after averaging 29.5 points, 7.5 rebounds and 6.0 assists in wins over K-State...