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    Big 12 ESPN blog

    David Ubben is asking on the Big 12 blog, what do you love about your team? Players, traditions, memories, coaches, whatever. Anything goes.

    He's asking for your submissions to post later with the rest of the big 12

    What do you love about your team? - Big 12 Blog - ESPN

    Here's mine-

    -Most underrated tailgating in the country
    -Sweet Caroline that started at the 2005 Tornado game
    -Paul Rhoads' passion

    What else...



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    Re: Big 12 ESPN blog

    Only stadium in the country named for an African American player.



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    - "Honor Before Victory"
    - Jack Trice (especially the note he wrote to himself- transcends race)
    - Loyal Sons Forever True
    - The Bells of ISU




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    Re: Big 12 ESPN blog

    Quote Originally Posted by cyman05 View Post
    Here's mine-

    -Most underrated tailgating in the country
    -Sweet Caroline that started at the 2005 Tornado game
    -Paul Rhoads' passion
    ??? Exceptionally good that day? Because that has been going on for much longer than 2005. I was not in town for the game that day.



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    Re: Big 12 ESPN blog

    Please don't mention Sweet Caroline.



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    Fans that constantly get their hopes up too much after every win only to have them crushed and brought down to reality and kicked in the junk after the next loss


    Go Cubs Go!

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    Quote Originally Posted by SC Cy View Post
    Please don't mention Sweet Caroline.
    Yep the song freaking blows.

    Someone who will start a thread on this tonight. I think is better than 70%



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    Re: Big 12 ESPN blog

    I put in a blurb about our tailgating.


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    It's my university.



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    Re: Big 12 ESPN blog

    Quote Originally Posted by SC Cy View Post
    Please don't mention Sweet Caroline.
    This.



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    Re: Big 12 ESPN blog

    Quote Originally Posted by cyman05 View Post
    David Ubben is asking on the Big 12 blog, what do you love about your team? Players, traditions, memories, coaches, whatever. Anything goes.

    He's asking for your submissions to post later with the rest of the big 12

    What do you love about your team? - Big 12 Blog - ESPN

    Here's mine-

    -Most underrated tailgating in the country
    -Sweet Caroline that started at the 2005 Tornado game
    -Paul Rhoads' passion

    What else...
    Sweet Caroline is the gayest thing about ISU sports. If any other school in the nation did this, you would laugh at how gay that is.



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    Quote Originally Posted by xboxfever View Post
    Sweet Caroline is the gayest thing about ISU sports. If any other school in the nation did this, you would laugh at how gay that is.
    True, but it is still unique to ISU. I'm personally getting tired of the fans that want to turn our game day into something "x school" does. Who cares what other fans think. Most likely the majority of them would make fun if we copied them far more than they do for now. And lets face it, we are competing schools, they are going to make fun of us no matter what, just like we will them.

    Let's be ISU and lets be proud of the traditions we have.



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    Re: Big 12 ESPN blog

    Quote Originally Posted by jaretac View Post
    True, but it is still unique to ISU. I'm personally getting tired of the fans that want to turn our game day into something "x school" does. Who cares what other fans think. Most likely the majority of them would make fun if we copied them far more than they do for now. And lets face it, we are competing schools, they are going to make fun of us no matter what, just like we will them.

    Let's be ISU and lets be proud of the traditions we have.

    Ya great lets start a new tradition..... Sweet Caroline needs to be put to sleep.



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    Quote Originally Posted by xboxfever View Post
    Sweet Caroline is the gayest thing about ISU sports. If any other school in the nation did this, you would laugh at how gay that is.
    Boy some people will ***** about anything. It's something fun that gets the crowd involved, and we only do it when we have a lead.

    Things I love:
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    -The marching band (proud alum)
    -Jack Trice (the man especially, but also the stadium)
    -Paul Rhoads
    -Loyal Sons Forever True



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    Re: Big 12 ESPN blog

    Quote Originally Posted by cyman05 View Post
    David Ubben is asking on the Big 12 blog, what do you love about your team? Players, traditions, memories, coaches, whatever. Anything goes.

    He's asking for your submissions to post later with the rest of the big 12

    What do you love about your team? - Big 12 Blog - ESPN

    Here's mine-

    -Most underrated tailgating in the country
    -Sweet Caroline that started at the 2005 Tornado game
    -Paul Rhoads' passion

    What else...
    fans that ***** about everything and anything-including other fans
    a serious loathing for the leaders of out athletics teams(aa/dg)
    continuous bickering that their way is better then your way-no grey area damnit!
    more hatred of our own fanbase
    more hatred of our own players
    more hatred of our facilities
    more hatred of our own fanbase




    and still more hatred of the fanbase.



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