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    Official attendance?

    Given they don't use scanners at the gate..I suppose it's hard to get a true count of attendance.....but that seemed like the biggest crowd I have seen at j trice. The south end zone looked bowled in. Anybody got insight to the attendance from sats game?



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    Re: Official attendance?

    Good question. You would think we would have discussed this already, but I don't remember doing it.

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    Re: Official attendance?

    I agree that it looked full. I thought I read somewhere that it was like 52,000 but I could be wrong. I expected it to be higher than that.



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    Re: Official attendance?

    it was 51 and change, don't remember the exact number



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    Re: Official attendance?

    51,something. I'm too lazy to find the exact number


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    Re: Official attendance?

    I figured it had to start with a 5.

    It was packed everywhere. Really impressive crowd in numbers and noise.


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    Re: Official attendance?

    51,159. The biggest crowd since hosting Texas in 2007.


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    Re: Official attendance?

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonedave25 View Post
    51,XXX. The biggest crowd since hosting Texas in 2007.
    And a much better game than that one.


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    Re: Official attendance?

    isnt the record over 56,000? i have no idea how you are suppose to fit 5 thousand more people in there



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    Re: Official attendance?

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonefreak5 View Post
    isnt the record over 56,000? i have no idea how you are suppose to fit 5 thousand more people in there
    well, there used to be around 2000 more seats.


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    Re: Official attendance?

    I wonder how they count. The guy I gave my ticket too didn't seem to be counting.



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    Re: Official attendance?

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonefreak5 View Post
    isnt the record over 56,000? i have no idea how you are suppose to fit 5 thousand more people in there
    The renovations took away about 3000 seats. Where the new suites went.


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    Re: Official attendance?

    Quote Originally Posted by RustShack View Post
    I wonder how they count. The guy I gave my ticket too didn't seem to be counting.
    Not Rocket Science. They count how many tickets were sold.

    No offense (as this seems to be a reoccuring question), but the only number that really matters (ie....$$$$$$) is tickets sold...not butts in the seats. There is no motivating factor to count actual fans in the stands (other than curiousity), so why do people assume the attendance figure is anything OTHER than tickets sold?


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    Re: Official attendance?

    Quote Originally Posted by capitalcityguy View Post
    Not Rocket Science. They count how many tickets were sold.

    No offense (as this seems to be a reoccuring question), but the only number that really matters (ie....$$$$$$) is tickets sold...not butts in the seats. There is no motivating factor to count actual fans in the stands (other than curiousity), so why do people assume the attendance figure is anything OTHER than tickets sold?
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    Damn I didn't even think of that. Yeah my bad that makes way more sense.



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    Re: Official attendance?

    They do count how many are actually there but the announced attendance is always paid not actual.



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