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It just takes the right coach to turn it around

Posted on: February 11, 2019 at 13:14:34 CT
Hoosier Daddy1 IU
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Kentucky was in a similar situation when they dabbled between Tubby post title and Billy Gillespie. Then they got Cal. Granted it wasn't as long of draught but the statement that IU can't be elite anymore is just not true. Are fans expectations inflated? Sure. People live and breathe basketball at IU. It's no different than football in the south. But Crean is nothing more than a mediocre coach that recruits above average and every once in a while nabs a star.

He had plenty of talent on this team in 2016-2017 and 2013-2014 and couldn't make the tourney. 2 McD All americans on the 2013 team and 2 NBA guys on the 2016 team. He's decent but don't give him that much credit and say Indiana unfairly got rid of him because of expectations. He had 9 years and never got past a sweet 16 despite easily the best team in the tourney in 2012 with Zeller, Oladipo, Yogi Ferrell, Hulls and Watford.
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Crean doing some big time recruiting at UGA. - Uncle John MU - 2/11 09:44:17
     He must've felt positive this was coming - ERB KC - 2/11 13:53:40
          Yep really bad look on his part - Hoosier Daddy1 IU - 2/11 13:57:27
               I feel like it was almost calculated - ERB KC - 2/11 14:35:56
                    Pretty much - Hoosier Daddy1 IU - 2/11 14:51:44
     They will have to overcome his coaching - jlbomega MU - 2/11 12:11:10
          Haha he was there 9 years buddy - Hoosier Daddy1 IU - 2/11 12:45:21
               He inherited a pretty terrible situation with the NCAA - tgr MU - 2/11 13:01:51
                    It just takes the right coach to turn it around - Hoosier Daddy1 IU - 2/11 13:14:34
                         I don't see IU being able to get the right coach though. - tgr MU - 2/11 13:21:55
                              It's only year two for Archie Miller - Hoosier Daddy1 IU - 2/11 13:42:02
                              I talked to Patrick Patterson about the Gillespie era - Nookam UK - 2/11 13:29:27
                                   I wouldn't be surprised if Cal is there 20 more years if his - CoolBreeze22 MU - 2/11 14:44:32
                                   Williams is 68 and K is 71 - wu-tangtiger MU - 2/11 13:45:05
                                   You can tell Cal is geniunely liked - Hoosier Daddy1 IU - 2/11 13:43:55
                                   Cal connects with kids - Domino MU - 2/11 13:40:45
          Plus he's in Athens versus Bloomington.......... - Floyd Turbo 99 - 2/11 11:56:35
     Ga. lost a lot of talent in recent years. I think Crean - GA Tiger MU - 2/11 11:30:15
     We'll see if that lasts - Hoosier Daddy1 IU - 2/11 11:22:56

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