Page 1 of 94 123451151 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 25 of 2436

Thread: Indiana University Athletics Thread 2011-2012

Hybrid View

  1. #1
    Whale Shepherd cdash's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    The Sprawl
    Age
    29
    Posts
    18,143

    Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo

    Default Indiana University Athletics Thread 2011-2012

    Hate to copy off the PU guy, but it is time to start a new thread for the new season.

    Keep hearing good things about Kevin Wilson and the mentality he has brought to the Hoosier football program. I don't expect more than 3-5 wins this year, but I am very excited about the direction our football program has taken.

  2. #2
    DIET COKE! Trader Joe's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2006
    Location
    Troll Hunting
    Age
    26
    Posts
    31,604

    Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo

    Default Re: Indiana University Athletics Thread 2011-2012

    Normally we just make a basketball thread anyway.

    “WE NEVER SURRENDER, WE NEVER GIVE UP, WE KEEP ATTACKING”- Frank Vogel
    momentarygodsblog.com https://twitter.com/momentarygods

  3. #3
    Member Constellations's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Location
    Indiana
    Posts
    1,979

    Sports Logo Sports Logo

    Default Re: Indiana University Athletics Thread 2011-2012

    It's ok, IU is better anyway.

  4. The Following User Says Thank You to Constellations For This Useful Post:


  5. #4
    Whale Shepherd cdash's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    The Sprawl
    Age
    29
    Posts
    18,143

    Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo

    Default Re: Indiana University Athletics Thread 2011-2012

    Quote Originally Posted by Trader Joe View Post
    This quote is hidden because you are ignoring this member. Show Quote
    Normally we just make a basketball thread anyway.
    Yeah but we do discuss football in there too. Oh well, if we want to make a new one come basketball season that's fine by me.

  6. #5
    DIET COKE! Trader Joe's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2006
    Location
    Troll Hunting
    Age
    26
    Posts
    31,604

    Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo

    Default Re: Indiana University Athletics Thread 2011-2012

    Nah, we can talk about all our other national powerhouse teams as well like soccer and swimming. It's so nice to have a school with national titles in multiple sports.

    “WE NEVER SURRENDER, WE NEVER GIVE UP, WE KEEP ATTACKING”- Frank Vogel
    momentarygodsblog.com https://twitter.com/momentarygods

  7. #6
    v my fave #13, sorry PG ECKrueger's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Location
    Pittsburgh, PA
    Age
    23
    Posts
    4,222

    Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo

    Default Re: Indiana University Athletics Thread 2011-2012

    Ha you had to copy me Oh, and we have women's golf, take that.

  8. #7
    DIET COKE! Trader Joe's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2006
    Location
    Troll Hunting
    Age
    26
    Posts
    31,604

    Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo

    Default Re: Indiana University Athletics Thread 2011-2012

    Perea and Yogi are flying up ranking boards. Very nice to see. I think Mr. Basketball is Yogi's to lose this year.

    “WE NEVER SURRENDER, WE NEVER GIVE UP, WE KEEP ATTACKING”- Frank Vogel
    momentarygodsblog.com https://twitter.com/momentarygods

  9. #8
    B U T L E R..U a Bulldog!
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Location
    Basketball heartland
    Posts
    2,202

    Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo

    Default Re: Indiana University Athletics Thread 2011-2012

    Quote Originally Posted by Trader Joe View Post
    This quote is hidden because you are ignoring this member. Show Quote
    Perea and Yogi are flying up ranking boards. Very nice to see. I think Mr. Basketball is Yogi's to lose this year.

    Don't forget about Kellen Dunham.

  10. #9
    DIET COKE! Trader Joe's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2006
    Location
    Troll Hunting
    Age
    26
    Posts
    31,604

    Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo

    Default Re: Indiana University Athletics Thread 2011-2012

    Quote Originally Posted by Pacersalltheway10 View Post
    This quote is hidden because you are ignoring this member. Show Quote
    Don't forget about Kellen Dunham.
    I'm not? He won't be in the conversation.

    “WE NEVER SURRENDER, WE NEVER GIVE UP, WE KEEP ATTACKING”- Frank Vogel
    momentarygodsblog.com https://twitter.com/momentarygods

  11. The Following User Says Thank You to Trader Joe For This Useful Post:


  12. #10
    B U T L E R..U a Bulldog!
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Location
    Basketball heartland
    Posts
    2,202

    Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo

    Default Re: Indiana University Athletics Thread 2011-2012

    Quote Originally Posted by Trader Joe View Post
    This quote is hidden because you are ignoring this member. Show Quote
    I'm not? He won't be in the conversation.
    As you have said yourself, we will see. * Enter [No one in a billion years would have thought that...] comment*

  13. #11
    Member Since86's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2004
    Location
    Muncie
    Posts
    21,475

    Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo

    Default Re: Indiana University Athletics Thread 2011-2012

    Anyone going to the Ball St/IU game at Lucas? I haven't decided yet. Not sure if I want to make the hour drive to watch two horrible teams see which one is less worse. Maybe if it was later in the season, but it being the first game of the season is gonna mean a sloppy game.

  14. #12
    DIET COKE! Trader Joe's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2006
    Location
    Troll Hunting
    Age
    26
    Posts
    31,604

    Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo

    Default Re: Indiana University Athletics Thread 2011-2012

    I'm going...I'll also probably be drunk.

    “WE NEVER SURRENDER, WE NEVER GIVE UP, WE KEEP ATTACKING”- Frank Vogel
    momentarygodsblog.com https://twitter.com/momentarygods

  15. #13
    Member
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Location
    In a Gym
    Age
    22
    Posts
    16,876
    Mood

    Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo

    Default Re: Indiana University Athletics Thread 2011-2012

    Gunner Kiel is on ESPNU tonight just starting

    he is #2 in the nation at QB they said they kid from FL state past him. But he still has time to regain the #1 ranking
    Last edited by pacer4ever; 08-26-2011 at 07:29 PM.

  16. #14
    Whale Shepherd cdash's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    The Sprawl
    Age
    29
    Posts
    18,143

    Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo

    Default Re: Indiana University Athletics Thread 2011-2012

    Quote Originally Posted by pacer4ever View Post
    This quote is hidden because you are ignoring this member. Show Quote
    Gunner Kiel is on ESPN2 tonight just starting

    he is #2 in the nation at QB they said they kid from FL state past him. But he still has time to regain the #1 ranking
    I honestly don't give a **** if he's #1, #2, or #6. He's still a monumental upgrade over what we have.

  17. #15
    Member
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Location
    In a Gym
    Age
    22
    Posts
    16,876
    Mood

    Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo

    Default Re: Indiana University Athletics Thread 2011-2012

    Quote Originally Posted by cdash View Post
    This quote is hidden because you are ignoring this member. Show Quote
    I honestly don't give a **** if he's #1, #2, or #6. He's still a monumental upgrade over what we have.
    did u just see that throw?? 63 yard pass first play of the game for Gunner a perfect throw about 35 yards in the air a bullet.

  18. #16
    Whale Shepherd cdash's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    The Sprawl
    Age
    29
    Posts
    18,143

    Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo

    Default Re: Indiana University Athletics Thread 2011-2012

    Nah I missed it, just tuned into the game, didn't even know I had ESPNU.

  19. #17
    Member
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Location
    In a Gym
    Age
    22
    Posts
    16,876
    Mood

    Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo

    Default Re: Indiana University Athletics Thread 2011-2012

    Quote Originally Posted by cdash View Post
    This quote is hidden because you are ignoring this member. Show Quote
    Nah I missed it, just tuned into the game, didn't even know I had ESPNU.
    now I know why he dropped in the rankings he went 4-17 and 44 yards last week.


    So far tonight he is 2-2 for 140 yards LOL


    The kid has a gun that last throw just looked easy for him


    I love ESPNU I don't know I would do without ESPNU and ESPN3


    Warren versus Cathedral should be a great game tomorrow on ESPN3
    Last edited by pacer4ever; 08-26-2011 at 07:31 PM.

  20. #18
    DIET COKE! Trader Joe's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2006
    Location
    Troll Hunting
    Age
    26
    Posts
    31,604

    Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo

    Default Re: Indiana University Athletics Thread 2011-2012

    Yeah he dropped in ESPN's ranking...big freaking deal.

    “WE NEVER SURRENDER, WE NEVER GIVE UP, WE KEEP ATTACKING”- Frank Vogel
    momentarygodsblog.com https://twitter.com/momentarygods

  21. #19
    Member Since86's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2004
    Location
    Muncie
    Posts
    21,475

    Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo

    Default Re: Indiana University Athletics Thread 2011-2012

    Quote Originally Posted by Trader Joe View Post
    This quote is hidden because you are ignoring this member. Show Quote
    Yeah he dropped in ESPN's ranking...big freaking deal.
    He dropped because of the Elite 11 camp, where he was put head-to-head with the other top prospects.

    You guys had to know it was coming. A #1 QB that plays Indiana HS football? What a long shot.

  22. #20
    Dood. Ownagedood's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Franklin
    Age
    24
    Posts
    2,638

    Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo

    Default Re: Indiana University Athletics Thread 2011-2012

    Quote Originally Posted by Trader Joe View Post
    This quote is hidden because you are ignoring this member. Show Quote
    Yeah he dropped in ESPN's ranking...big freaking deal.
    They probably dropped him down the second he picked lowly IU.


    ...No respect. But who cares, hes a beast and we got em!

  23. #21
    Member
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Location
    In a Gym
    Age
    22
    Posts
    16,876
    Mood

    Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo

    Default Re: Indiana University Athletics Thread 2011-2012

    Kevin Davis WR just iced the game Warren wins and the IU recruit made the big play to close it out. Kevin will be really good when he gets a QB worth a damn I feel bad for him because at Warren all we do is run the ball. But he is putting up #s 10 catches 300 yards on the season.
    Last edited by pacer4ever; 08-27-2011 at 06:55 PM.

  24. #22
    DIET COKE! Trader Joe's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2006
    Location
    Troll Hunting
    Age
    26
    Posts
    31,604

    Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo

    Default Re: Indiana University Athletics Thread 2011-2012

    And I don't mean that to come off flippant, but look at all the other talent in the state. He's just barely in the top 100 nationally, it would take a truly unbelievable season for that to happen.

    Yogi has the inside line, because he is a point guard and his team is probably going to roll to a state championship.

    “WE NEVER SURRENDER, WE NEVER GIVE UP, WE KEEP ATTACKING”- Frank Vogel
    momentarygodsblog.com https://twitter.com/momentarygods

  25. #23
    Whale Shepherd cdash's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    The Sprawl
    Age
    29
    Posts
    18,143

    Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo

    Default Re: Indiana University Athletics Thread 2011-2012

    Quote Originally Posted by Trader Joe View Post
    This quote is hidden because you are ignoring this member. Show Quote
    And I don't mean that to come off flippant, but look at all the other talent in the state. He's just barely in the top 100 nationally, it would take a truly unbelievable season for that to happen.

    Yogi has the inside line, because he is a point guard and his team is probably going to roll to a state championship.
    I agree that Dunham has almost no shot at Mr. Basketball, and that is not an indictment on him. The state is loaded with talented players, and argue it all you want, but usually guys get a spike in the voting when they are committed to IU. Not a huge spike, but it certainly helps.

    I'm with you--I think Yogi and Gary Harris are the two frontrunners for Mr. Basketball. I don't think Yogi and Park Tudor will roll to a state title though. Remember, Broad Ripple is now a 2A school and in Park Tudor's sectional. They are nothing to sneeze at.

  26. #24
    DIET COKE! Trader Joe's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2006
    Location
    Troll Hunting
    Age
    26
    Posts
    31,604

    Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo

    Default Re: Indiana University Athletics Thread 2011-2012

    He's still the number 1 QB at several other sites. ESPN is not the end all, be all of recruiting, in fact they are one of the worst.

    “WE NEVER SURRENDER, WE NEVER GIVE UP, WE KEEP ATTACKING”- Frank Vogel
    momentarygodsblog.com https://twitter.com/momentarygods

  27. #25
    Member Since86's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2004
    Location
    Muncie
    Posts
    21,475

    Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo Sports Logo

    Default Re: Indiana University Athletics Thread 2011-2012

    And how do sites put together their rankings? He doesn't play any good competition. Certainly not the level of comp he would find if he was in Florida or Texas, or Alabama etc.

    I'm not saying he's bad, I'm saying he gets an elevated status when he's playing a bunch of Jr high teams, compared to the rest of the country. And yes, I'm fully aware of Warren Central.

    He went to the Elite 11 camp, and didn't even make the finals. That's with a level playing field, and actually having to show what you're made of.

    If he would have cemented his status as the #1 QB recruit, I'm sure you guys would have used it in your favor.

    I'm not trying to poo-poo on the parade. I just remember all the talk about how Coach Lynch was supposed to keep Hep's momentum going and how IU football was going to turn around, yadda yadda yadda.

    Which is pretty much the same argument we had involving basketball. IU fans are sure quick to place the crown on a recruits head, long before they ever step foot on campus.

    EDIT: And I've seen players rankings, whether it be football or basketball, jump up or down depending on their choice of school.

    Magically, a 3star recruit turns into a 4star recruit because they sign with a Big 10 team. And magically, a 3star recruit turns into a 2star recruit because they sign with a MAC school.

    It's just a crap shoot. So many HSlers to pick from, so little coverage, and too much biasness to take seriously.
    Last edited by Since86; 08-29-2011 at 11:51 AM.

Similar Threads

  1. Counting: It's Fun.
    By N8R in forum Market Square (General Non-Sports Discussion)
    Replies: 66943
    Last Post: 07-23-2010, 10:59 AM
  2. IGNORE THIS THREAD: THE MOVIE
    By Natston in forum Market Square (General Non-Sports Discussion)
    Replies: 28
    Last Post: 06-18-2008, 01:49 PM
  3. Washington at Indiana - Game thread - 12/22/07
    By Lord Helmet in forum Indiana Pacers
    Replies: 62
    Last Post: 12-22-2007, 10:18 PM
  4. Annual thread on when games start in Indiana
    By McKeyFan in forum Indiana Pacers
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 11-17-2007, 05:34 PM
  5. Extensive game 3 coverage from the Boston Globe.
    By Will Galen in forum Indiana Pacers
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 04-24-2004, 11:37 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •