"What (Michigan coaches) told me is that they're focusing on point guards right now, but if anything opens up, they'll definitely come back on and recruit me as hard as they were," said Towns
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|3 days 21 hours ago||Wouldn't Malzone be||
Wouldn't Malzone be considered a Hoke recruit?
|5 days 20 hours ago||How does the longevity in the||
How does the longevity in the program factor in? Basketball can be one and done, while football is 3 years minimum.
|5 days 21 hours ago||I don't think it can be as||
I don't think it can be as simple as a straight 25 class limit. How do you count transfers, walkons? Figure out how many years an incoming player has to complete there eligibility and count all granted scholarships over all those years whether or not the player remains on the roster. So an incoming freshman would count against the scholarship limit over the next 5 years (4 years to play + possible red-shirt).
|5 days 21 hours ago||73.4% of all statistics are||
73.4% of all statistics are made up on the spot.
|6 days 22 hours ago||I agree the question could be||
I agree the question could be phrased better, but to me, the question is essentially "Considering their impact on the team, the positions and sports they play and the likely longevities of their college careers, do you think Gary or Brown would have a larger impact on his respective program?" The responses don't have to be negative (although some will likely take that approach) nor does it have to be a "zero sum reasoning".
|2 weeks 11 hours ago||If one is more than enough,||
If one is more than enough, doesn't that make enough = 0. Not a very aspirational goal.
|6 weeks 5 days ago||I think Ferentz is doing it||
I think Ferentz is doing it to pay back Michigan for having Carr sit in the Iowa box during the RR era.
|9 weeks 1 day ago||Another intangible - I think||
Another intangible - I think he's got an innate killer instinct.
|11 weeks 20 hours ago||not only would a hard annual||
not only would a hard annual scholarship cap dampen the ability to reward walk-ons, it seems like it would also hurt transfers. How about a system with a number limit on incoming players with 4 years of eligibility left and a diiferent limit for walk-ons and transfers that have less than 4 years of eligibility left when they start with a program. The walk-on/transfer pool could only have so many players at any one time and has to stay below a certain number of points. The points being assigned based on how many years of eligibility a player has left. A player is counted in both metrics as if he was with the program until his eligibility runs out (even if he leaves). I'd imagine there would still be inequities or chances to game the system almost no matter the approach, but at least this does away with the incentive to cut kids Or force them to take medicals...
|11 weeks 5 days ago||With the increasing usage of||
With the increasing usage of grad transfers, if you know a player is strong academically and redshirt them, don't you open up the possibility of them using their fifth (best?) year for someone else? Aren't the kids that do well in school probably also the kids that are most likely to pursue grad school?
|11 weeks 5 days ago||I think there are a couple||
I think there are a couple assumptions that may invalidate some of your premise. You'd only have 17 schollys available IF 1) no one leaves and 2) all fifth years are brought back. If you get a normal level of attrition and don't bring back all fifth years, you could easily push into the 20s with schollys and potentially even hit the annual limit of 25 with a few left over for rewarding successful walk-ons.
|12 weeks 6 days ago||Actually, I believe it is||
Actually, I believe it is your math that is wrong. If MI misses the first shot and MSU rebounds (50%) chance then the other things don't happen. If MI makes (50%) and MSU answers (50% * 50% or 25% overall). If MI makes, MSU misses and MSU wins in OT, that is the 12.5%. Michigan's chances of winning are "ands" (ie, needs to make and MSU needs to miss and win in OT). MSU chances of winning are "ors" (ie, M misses or M makes and MSU makes or M makes, MSU misses and MSU win in OT). The MSU "ors" are additive (50 + 25 +12.5 % = 87.5%)
|13 weeks 17 hours ago||If it were Perry, might the||
If it were Perry, might the "blessings on blessings on blessings" tweet make sense. Perry would make three teamates from Rice, a religiously based school -- ie the three amigos.
|14 weeks 15 hours ago||Sure, CSDD all white uniforms||
Sure, CSDD all white uniforms look good when their new, but when they're older, the unis start to yellow. Or, if you get coffee on them, the stains are tough to get out.
|14 weeks 3 days ago||Not if they were in bounds||
Not if they were in bounds during their last contact with the earth.
|15 weeks 2 days ago||You all seem sort of crabby||
You all seem sort of crabby this morning.
|16 weeks 3 days ago||Kill thi "meme speak" that||
Kill thi "meme speak" that put an 's' or 'z' on the end of word. Done.
|16 weeks 5 days ago||I'd agree it would make sense||
I'd agree it would make sense not to practice they folks that will play in the game any harder than normal. But wouldn't it makes sense to use the extra practice time to get players further down the depth chart a lot of reps?
|16 weeks 5 days ago||Hamburgers flip, turkeys||
Hamburgers flip, turleys usually get basted.
|16 weeks 5 days ago||Hooked up with Leslie T and||
Hooked up with Leslie T and hasn't been seen since.
|16 weeks 5 days ago||Would he stipulate that?||
Would he stipulate that?
|18 weeks 6 days ago||Bacon's was accurate||
Bacon's was accurate +15%/-85%
|19 weeks 5 days ago||Think of it this way, now you||
Think of it this way, now you can put a check next to your "start a rumor on MgoBlog" bucket list item.
|19 weeks 5 days ago||Actually, I do have the wife||
Actually, I do have the wife tracker ap (called Wife Aware fyi). But Mrs. Harbaugh's tail number has been blocked.
|19 weeks 5 days ago||Guh! How about a spoiler||
Guh! How about a spoiler alert there bub. I dvred that eepisode, but haven't had a chance to watch it yet.
|19 weeks 5 days ago||Is your house for sale and||
Is your house for sale and did you have a recent showing?
|19 weeks 5 days ago||I'm not saying the OP is||
I'm not saying the OP is right, but I think they could afford a sitter.
|19 weeks 5 days ago||Were you in Youngstown and||
Were you in Youngstown and was Mrs. Hairball accompanied by a guy with a big nose in a cat sweater?
|19 weeks 5 days ago||There are no Harbaugh rumors,||
There are no Harbaugh rumors, just Harbaugh facts, some of which are more true than others.
|19 weeks 6 days ago||And can catch. Being able to||
And can catch. Being able to block a plus.