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    College Gameday

    Just saw pics of College Gameday being set up in Columbia, MO right in front of the 'pillars' at Mizzou. Hypothetical question: Where would you want Gameday if it ever actually came to Iowa State?



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    Re: College Gameday

    Tough choice, would be nice to be right outside of Jack Trice on the south end but that would mean losing a bunch of parking. Next best places either by Hilton or on central campus with the Campanile in the background.


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    Re: College Gameday

    Quote Originally Posted by CYdTracked View Post
    on central campus with the Campanile in the background.
    This.



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    Re: College Gameday

    I would probably put them on campus. Either in front of the campanile or maybe on the north side of the MU near the fountain.



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    Re: College Gameday

    IMO --

    You HAVE to put gameday near the stadium with our tailgate environement.

    East of stadium in grass field between University and G7. You then have the "Jack Trice Stadium" signage as a back drop.



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    Re: College Gameday

    Lake Laverne, like a floating set



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    Re: College Gameday

    If they were on campus, the fans would come. If they were around Jack Trice, the fans would come. Either way, we're good.

    I was at one in front of the Orange Bowl for Miami-FSU and it was packed. I was at another one on Campus at LSU for LSU-Florida and it was packed. People would show up either way.



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    Re: College Gameday

    Quote Originally Posted by Rogue52 View Post
    IMO --

    You HAVE to put gameday near the stadium with our tailgate environement.

    East of stadium in grass field between University and G7. You then have the "Jack Trice Stadium" signage as a back drop.
    I say open the student lot really early. Put the set on the high part right by the bridge, and have it overlooking a sea of buses, vehicles, and tents.



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    Re: College Gameday

    Quote Originally Posted by Cloner97 View Post
    Lake Laverne, like a floating set
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    Re: College Gameday

    Really anywhere would work. As long as someone can get Roger Sprague's "Glemdower Banner" into plain sight of the cameras behind Corso.

    Anyone think we will see our ol buddy Rog on Gameday this week??

    Just let me know.
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    Re: College Gameday

    It has to be in the student lot somewhere. That is where we hang our hat people. Put it there and let craziness ensue.


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    Re: College Gameday

    On campus with Campanile right behind the set.



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    Re: College Gameday

    Quote Originally Posted by yaman3 View Post
    It has to be in the student lot somewhere. That is where we hang our hat people. Put it there and let craziness ensue.
    I vote for in the student lot, with the stadium/scoreboard in the background. Put em right on the north edge of the lot with the rowdy students all around them.

    On campus is pretty, but to somber and has nothign to do with the gameday atmosphere.



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    Re: College Gameday

    It doesn't really matter to me...I'll be wherever Erin Andrews is!



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    Quote Originally Posted by itsbuck View Post
    It doesn't really matter to me...I'll be wherever Erin Andrews is!
    Too bad she's leaving ESPN.



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