Tough day for EIU hoops hopes

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  1. CyDude16

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    #4041 CyDude16, Nov 13, 2019
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    It’s funny for how much hawks love to bring up Pollard getting asked to leave a high school game by a ref who stepped over the line (since the IHSAA apologized to JP) they ignore the McCaffery’s antics. The Mrs. has been kicked out of a college game, post game interviews, aau games, and high school games, and Fran has been rather close himself at high school games.
     
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  2. CyTwins

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    Is there any film on this Rhode Island kid? Saw he's almost top 300
     
  3. MustardTiger

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    Looks like they just did. Hawkeyes got the big man they wanted all along!
     
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  4. CyTwins

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    Fat Stanley has some competition

     
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  5. TheJackWePack5

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    Seems like a kid with a good story. Hope he succeeds.

    That said, Iowa’s recruiting class is... WOOF.
     
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  6. MustardTiger

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    This Iowa recruiting class has got to be the worst 5 man class of all time. 5 players! Not one in the top 250 of the 247 composite..
     
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  7. CyTwins

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    Go to Iowa's 2020 offers page on 247 and see what they got at each position. Trust me on this one
     
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  8. mj4cy

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    When you breathe a sigh of relief because you beat Rutgers out for a recruit.....you might have a problem.
     
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  9. MustardTiger

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    They literally only got commitments from the lowest ranked recruit at every position they offered. That has to be all time bad.
     
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    No way that has ever been done before
     
  11. Jerms

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    I admit I don't watch a lot of recruit videos, but if the best they have to build up hype on him is a video of him standing around in old mix match sneakers, dribbling around by himself, shooting short, uncontested jumpers and dunks on a hoop with a ripped net, then that isn't saying much. Seriously, I could make a video similar to that and I didn't even play in high school.
     
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  12. Gunnerclone

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    Everyone giving the Big Ten way too much credit as is tradition.
     
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  13. BryceC

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    I don't think Weiskamp will play as bad as he did yesterday. But I also don't think Kriener and CJF will shoot 83% from the field either. I agree I don't think it bodes well for them at all.
     
  14. Cat Stevens

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    Their fans are definitely working to put a shine on this. And of course Iowa State isn’t really all that good.

    we get just a dose of the insecure losers here. When they’re in there safe spaces, it burns with the intensity of a thousand suns.

    but they don’t care about Iowa State
     
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  15. BryceC

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    I honestly feel bad for anybody committing to that program right now. You have a coach that will not be fired, a fanbase straight up on the edge, and they could be coming into a pit of negativity they may not fully understand.
     
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    How the **** is he gonna get open to take shots? I think he’s a good player. But he’s going to get smothered on the perimeter, and they don’t have anyone else that can make the defense pay on a consistent basis, Garza included.
     
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    It really doesn't move the needle on Fran's recruiting rankings (JO is #301 currently) but after Monday and the implosion that EIU's fanbase was going through just getting a recruit with a Big 10 offer has to be a massive win.
    It'll distract the hok fans for a while and I am sure they are all ready talking themselves into Ogundele being better than Foster.
     
  18. Cyclone.TV

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    You definitely don’t care about Iowa. Definitely.
     
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    I love Iowa. I love their fans.
     
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    I know - crazy love.
     

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