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    If you had a billion dollars to give to the ISU Athletic Department...

    ...what would you want done with that money??



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    Re: If you had a billion dollars to give to the ISU Athletic Department...

    If I had a billion dollars, I would probably start my own pro team.


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    Re: If you had a billion dollars to give to the ISU Athletic Department...

    Full renovation of Jack Trice. Completely new athletic facilities with the exception of basketball. They jsut get massive upgrades Everything would be top notch. I mean everything. The soccer facility would rival the best football facility in America. Our football facility would be state or the art in every way possible. The rest would be distrubuted over time as I see fit.

    Also, our coaches would be the highest paid in the nation and our assistants would follow. That's how I roll.


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    Re: If you had a billion dollars to give to the ISU Athletic Department...

    Quote Originally Posted by SplitIdentity View Post
    If I had a billion dollars, I would probably start my own pro team.
    In Iowa? That would be cool as long as it isn't NBA.

    As for the OP: Buy a Cam Newton.



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    Re: If you had a billion dollars to give to the ISU Athletic Department...

    I would buy a Heisman winning QB who could lead us to a National Title.



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    Re: If you had a billion dollars to give to the ISU Athletic Department...

    Quote Originally Posted by yaman3 View Post
    Full renovation of Jack Trice. Completely new athletic facilities with the exception of basketball. They jsut get massive upgrades Everything would be top notch. I mean everything. The soccer facility would rival the best football facility in America. Our football facility would be state or the art in every way possible. The rest would be distrubuted over time as I see fit.

    Also, our coaches would be the highest paid in the nation and our assistants would follow. That's how I roll.
    This and I would renovate Hilton making some updates. And would defintiely flood proof the building


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    Re: If you had a billion dollars to give to the ISU Athletic Department...

    Coaches salaries for FB and MBB would be the obvious first order of business.



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    Re: If you had a billion dollars to give to the ISU Athletic Department...

    A missile with a range of approximately 130 miles pointed East/Southeast and and little red trigger button on my desk.

    Also two girls at the same time.



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    Re: If you had a billion dollars to give to the ISU Athletic Department...

    I would nuke Iowa City.



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    Re: If you had a billion dollars to give to the ISU Athletic Department...

    Quote Originally Posted by 1100011CS View Post
    In Iowa? That would be cool as long as it isn't NBA.

    As for the OP: Buy a Cam Newton.
    In Iowa. And none of that weak NBA ****. NFL


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    Re: If you had a billion dollars to give to the ISU Athletic Department...

    blow up hilton, build a new arena, call it something different, and never have to read another "hilton magic" thread in my life.



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    Re: If you had a billion dollars to give to the ISU Athletic Department...

    Quote Originally Posted by Haverhill View Post
    ...what would you want done with that money??
    I would specify that it be invested as an endowment so it would provide $50 million-$100 million annually in perpetuity, rather than spent all at once.

    And I wouldn't have to eat Kraft dinner. But I would.



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    Re: If you had a billion dollars to give to the ISU Athletic Department...

    Bring baseball back in a big way



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    Re: If you had a billion dollars to give to the ISU Athletic Department...

    Build my own bar in every athletic facility that only donors of $1B plus could use.



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    Re: If you had a billion dollars to give to the ISU Athletic Department...

    I would bowl-in the south AND north endzones. Maybe add a third deck to the east-west sides.


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