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Re: Cole Anthony 

Post#21 » by Fischella » Thu Dec 6, 2018 4:36 pm

I am a UNC fan and god knows we need Cole to commit (and it's looking likely) BUT if I were him I'd likely commit to Georgetown (there is no way he goes Notre Dame or Miami) and Oregon has a nice roster but likely with too many mouths to feed

The way it's looking G'Town with Cole > UNC with Cole in 2019-20 and they have better complimentary talent as well (way better shooting, better athletes)
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Re: Cole Anthony 

Post#22 » by nolang1 » Thu Dec 6, 2018 5:07 pm

If I were him I'd be pulling every string possible to graduate at the semester and get into this draft, where he'd probably be picked in the top 3.
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Post#23 » by Upperclass » Thu Dec 6, 2018 6:07 pm

He's such a terribly overrated prospect. Telfair redux
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Re: Cole Anthony 

Post#24 » by Fischella » Thu Dec 6, 2018 6:07 pm

nolang1 wrote:If I were him I'd be pulling every string possible to graduate at the semester and get into this draft, where he'd probably be picked in the top 3.

He would have had to graduate last June to be able to pull that off
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Re: Cole Anthony 

Post#25 » by skiz2 » Sat Dec 8, 2018 4:31 am

Fischella wrote:I am a UNC fan and god knows we need Cole to commit (and it's looking likely) BUT if I were him I'd likely commit to Georgetown (there is no way he goes Notre Dame or Miami) and Oregon has a nice roster but likely with too many mouths to feed

The way it's looking G'Town with Cole > UNC with Cole in 2019-20 and they have better complimentary talent as well (way better shooting, better athletes)


Are you working under the assumption that Coby is gone? Even if he is, Georgetown is kinda a dumpster fire. You will see it soon, they are struggling to beat trash teams.

If I were him it’s UNC or ND if Coby is staying. If Coby is gone then it is ND or Oregon. Mike Brey has had a lot of PGs play really well for him that don’t touch Anthony’s talent.

If Coby stays and we get Cole, that dog will hunt regardless of if we miss on Hurt and Brooks.

PG Anthony/Woods
SG White/Woods
SF Leaky/B-rob
PF Brooks/Leaky
C Bacot/Manley
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Re: Cole Anthony 

Post#26 » by retrobro90 » Wed Aug 14, 2019 1:29 am

Bumping this thread to share Ben Rubin's breakdown on Cole

https://www.thestepien.com/2019/07/23/draft-notes-cole-anthony-future-consensus-1-pick/

Great article. Most intriguing stuff for me has to be his FT numbers. I think there's maybe some reason for trepidation about Cole's upper body strength but for right now it's worth noting just how often he gets there and produces once he does.



I really hate highlight reels but thought it might be worth posting something like this since the thread's been dead for close to a year.
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Re: Cole Anthony 

Post#27 » by LofJ » Wed Aug 14, 2019 12:27 pm

I read that article yesterday, the author makes a good case that Cole is being slept on. We'll see if his heretofore elite ability to get to the free throw line and convert holds up this year.
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Re: Cole Anthony 

Post#28 » by clyde21 » Wed Aug 14, 2019 3:44 pm

biggest problem with Cole is that he just looks really small...even at the HS level he looks small and I dont mean height more stature/frame
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Re: Cole Anthony 

Post#29 » by kobyz » Wed Aug 14, 2019 11:22 pm

Should have went to a smaller school that let him the opportunity to work on becoming more of a PG
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Re: Cole Anthony 

Post#30 » by The-Power » Thu Aug 15, 2019 12:19 am

kobyz wrote:Should have went to a smaller school that let him the opportunity to work on becoming more of a PG

He's already a PG through and through (even a pass-first one on his HS team), so I'm not sure what this is supposed to mean.

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