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Re: Shockers
« Reply #25 on: November 28, 2013, 08:43:28 AM »
I do enjoy WSU and their "below the rim" style of basketball.  Makes it easier for me to relate to when watching their games.  There is really nothing as exiting as watching a perfectly executed lay-up.  Its a nice complement to old timey basketball before they were allowed to dunk.

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« Reply #26 on: November 28, 2013, 08:54:26 AM »
It's kinda sad that Ron Baker is better than Will Spradling.

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« Reply #27 on: November 28, 2013, 08:59:39 AM »
I think too many Emaws have some deep-seated insecurities when it comes to Wichita State.

Why can't some of you give them their due?

They'll never be a threat to us, or even play us in the near future.

Be happy for them, it's the only bright spot in the most underachieving town in the Midwest.
Agreed here. They are in the MVC, why wish any worse on them? TSC.

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« Reply #28 on: November 28, 2013, 11:15:15 AM »
Fifteen minutes later, when the Kansas locker room opened its doors to the media, the Jayhawks were still crying. Literally, bawling. All of them. I've never seen anything like it, and I've seen devastated college locker rooms -- after losses in the Final Four, the national championship game -- ever

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« Reply #29 on: November 28, 2013, 12:45:09 PM »
I do enjoy WSU and their "below the rim" style of basketball.  Makes it easier for me to relate to when watching their games.  There is really nothing as exiting as watching a perfectly executed lay-up.  Its a nice complement to old timey basketball before they were allowed to dunk.
they dunked it a lot when i watched them the other night.


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Re: Shockers
« Reply #30 on: November 28, 2013, 01:35:34 PM »
Would take greg marshall, would definitely take.
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Re: Shockers
« Reply #31 on: November 28, 2013, 02:02:43 PM »
The ugliest fan base to ever attend a game at Sprint center, bar none.

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Re: Shockers
« Reply #32 on: November 28, 2013, 02:11:03 PM »
Would take greg marshall, would definitely take.

He's a very good coach. He was actually in my top 10 when we hired Huggins.

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« Reply #33 on: November 28, 2013, 11:08:55 PM »
Would take greg marshall, would definitely take.

Holy hell naw. I get on Patterson quite a bit for being a big fish in a small pond, but Marshall makes Patterson seem like Steve Spurrier. Marshall is absolutely the most maniacal, paranoid, whiny, least media savvy coach in college basketball; it isn't even close. He has one of the most friendly media markets and insular fan base in America yet he is constantly feuding with someone about something insignificant. His assistant coaches don't love him and he doesn't have the best reputation nationally. This was publicly bantered about through the media after his final four run and during the post season hiring spree. I have a WSU insider who has pretty much confirmed all the rumors about his behavior.

He's a great basketball coach but the bright lights, if they ever come, will be an issue for him

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Re: Shockers
« Reply #34 on: November 29, 2013, 12:55:45 AM »
His hair is gross and his glasses look dumb on his sweaty fatish face. 
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« Reply #35 on: November 29, 2013, 04:01:04 AM »
the most maniacal, paranoid, whiny, least media savvy coach in college basketball.

has more fit than a glove.
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Re: Shockers
« Reply #36 on: November 29, 2013, 06:19:08 AM »
Would take greg marshall, would definitely take.

Holy hell naw. I get on Patterson quite a bit for being a big fish in a small pond, but Marshall makes Patterson seem like Steve Spurrier. Marshall is absolutely the most maniacal, paranoid, whiny, least media savvy coach in college basketball; it isn't even close. He has one of the most friendly media markets and insular fan base in America yet he is constantly feuding with someone about something insignificant. His assistant coaches don't love him and he doesn't have the best reputation nationally. This was publicly bantered about through the media after his final four run and during the post season hiring spree. I have a WSU insider who has pretty much confirmed all the rumors about his behavior.

He's a great basketball coach but the bright lights, if they ever come, will be an issue for him

Wait, are you seriously saying you wouldn't take Marshall over oscar Weber given the choice?
Texas Christian University coach Gary Patterson has been hired as Kansas State's 34th football coach, multiple sources have confirmed to GoPowercat.com.  Patterson replaces Ron Prince, who was fired Wednesday. - Tim Fitzgerald   Nov, 7, 2008

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Re: Shockers
« Reply #37 on: November 29, 2013, 07:45:03 AM »
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« Reply #38 on: November 29, 2013, 07:54:23 AM »
Still would take.
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Re: Shockers
« Reply #39 on: November 29, 2013, 08:27:10 AM »
The ugliest fan base to ever attend a game at Sprint center, bar none.

Also the oldest, I think they have fix-o-dent and malt-o-meal at their concession

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« Reply #40 on: November 29, 2013, 08:28:53 AM »
When I see the name Greg Marshall, my first thought is always "Iowa State"

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« Reply #41 on: November 29, 2013, 09:03:03 AM »
Would take greg marshall, would definitely take.

Holy hell naw. I get on Patterson quite a bit for being a big fish in a small pond, but Marshall makes Patterson seem like Steve Spurrier. Marshall is absolutely the most maniacal, paranoid, whiny, least media savvy coach in college basketball; it isn't even close. He has one of the most friendly media markets and insular fan base in America yet he is constantly feuding with someone about something insignificant. His assistant coaches don't love him and he doesn't have the best reputation nationally. This was publicly bantered about through the media after his final four run and during the post season hiring spree. I have a WSU insider who has pretty much confirmed all the rumors about his behavior.

He's a great basketball coach but the bright lights, if they ever come, will be an issue for him
yes, it was funny to hear his redassery come out in virtually  every national interview he did during the F4 run.

I will admit,  it does remind me a bit of LHC LHC LHC Bill Snyder before he evolved into the kindly grandfather he is now.  Is  Marshall as prickly with fans and boosters as he is the media?




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Re: Shockers
« Reply #42 on: November 29, 2013, 11:38:50 AM »
Just confirmed that the Shocks would JunkYard the Hawks' faces off.

Did we 'cruit Baker? :tucksinshirt:

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« Reply #43 on: November 29, 2013, 11:52:44 AM »
Would take greg marshall, would definitely take.

Holy hell naw. I get on Patterson quite a bit for being a big fish in a small pond, but Marshall makes Patterson seem like Steve Spurrier. Marshall is absolutely the most maniacal, paranoid, whiny, least media savvy coach in college basketball; it isn't even close. He has one of the most friendly media markets and insular fan base in America yet he is constantly feuding with someone about something insignificant. His assistant coaches don't love him and he doesn't have the best reputation nationally. This was publicly bantered about through the media after his final four run and during the post season hiring spree. I have a WSU insider who has pretty much confirmed all the rumors about his behavior.

He's a great basketball coach but the bright lights, if they ever come, will be an issue for him

Wait, are you seriously saying you wouldn't take Marshall over oscar Weber given the choice?

How did you get that out of what I typed? That's two completely different conversations. If we're having the conversation both are pretty poor long term solutions for a high major program.

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Re: Shockers
« Reply #44 on: November 29, 2013, 12:09:47 PM »
Greg Marshall is very good.  Very good.

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« Reply #45 on: November 29, 2013, 01:49:00 PM »
Greg Marshall is very good.  Very good.

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Re: Shockers
« Reply #46 on: December 17, 2013, 08:14:06 PM »
I'll never forgive Frank for not getting Baker.

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Re: Shockers
« Reply #47 on: December 17, 2013, 10:34:42 PM »
Troll thread doesn't troll.

It's fun knowing more about college basketball than the resident squawks....

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« Reply #48 on: December 17, 2013, 10:39:58 PM »
It's kinda sad that Ron Baker is better than Will Spradling.

Shoots the ball well and has a flawless complexion :love:
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Re: Shockers
« Reply #49 on: December 17, 2013, 10:45:17 PM »
They have a good shot at going undefeated into the tournament. I just looked at WSU's schedule, and man the Mo Valley is horrid.