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    Cincinnati

    I don't know if any of you have been to Cincinnati but it truly is a **** - hole.


    • Take one step outside of the main campus area and there are hookers, drug dealers, and bums. You might think I'm over exaggerating but I'm really not.



    • Nippert Stadium. Have you seen this place? I've been there during a game ONCE and never ever want to go back again. It definitely had a low-key feel to it. With a stadium capacity barely over 30k, they should play all their games down the block at Riverfront Stadium if they get into the B12. You can only find angle shots of the stadium for a reason.



    • They will be uncompetitive at sports besides Volleyball and Basketball (Football they would be bottom of the barrel year after year)


    The only reason they would be good? TV Revenue.



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    Re: Cincinnati

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUCyclones2015 View Post
    I don't know if any of you have been to Cincinnati but it truly is a **** - hole.


    • Take one step outside of the main campus area and there are hookers, drug dealers, and bums. You might think I'm over exaggerating but I'm really not.




    • They will be uncompetitive at sports besides Volleyball and Basketball (Football they would be bottom of the barrel year after year)


    The only reason they would be good? TV Revenue.

    And hookers.



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    Re: Cincinnati

    Louisville please...could care less about Cincy



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    Re: Cincinnati

    Quote Originally Posted by isuno1fan View Post
    Louisville please...could care less about Cincy
    How much less?


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    Re: Cincinnati

    Sounds like a party and a W every year, sign them up!



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    Re: Cincinnati

    Went to Cincy this year for a wedding and my expectations for the city were exceeded. Although I'll admit we were in nicer parts of the city and my expectations were pretty low to start with.



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    Re: Cincinnati

    I think Nippert Stadium looks sweet. It's one of the oldest in the game, and it's right on campus. Looks like a really unique atmosphere to me.


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    Re: Cincinnati

    Quote Originally Posted by isuno1fan View Post
    Louisville please...could care less about Cincy
    West Virgina please...



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    Re: Cincinnati

    I say Louisville, BYU, and or West Virginia first. If not, then maybe we will consider Cincinnati.



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    Re: Cincinnati

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUCyclones2015 View Post
    I don't know if any of you have been to Cincinnati but it truly is a **** - hole.


    • Take one step outside of the main campus area and there are hookers, drug dealers, and bums. You might think I'm over exaggerating but I'm really not.


    Spot on. Very bad area right next to campus. Students call the small convenience store next to campus the Stab 'n Grab.


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    Re: Cincinnati

    Which direction of campus is bad?

    I was looking around online, and it looks like there's a nicer bar/restaurant district east of the campus where people congregate before games.

    EDIT: Never mind. Looked it at on Google Earth. Not exactly "nicer" but not that dumpy. Sort of middle of the road average for a large city.


    Last edited by Al_4_State; 10-06-2011 at 03:29 PM.
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    Re: Cincinnati

    Someone from the Cleveland area making fun of Cincinnati. I value your opinion.


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    Re: Cincinnati

    My first choice for the next team in is by far Louisville. Brand new basketball arena with passionate fanbase and their football stadium is fairly new with Papa John's $$$ supporting it.

    Also not that anyone probably cares that much but they have a good Women's Basketball program and at times baseball program as well.


    Last edited by BigJCy; 10-06-2011 at 03:33 PM.

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    Re: Cincinnati

    Quote Originally Posted by Al_4_State View Post
    Which direction of campus is bad?

    I was looking around online, and it looks like there's a nicer bar/restaurant district east of the campus where people congregate before games.
    That is the only nice side, and there is a reason why people congregate on that side. The South and West sides are the worst. North isn't terrible because of the park (Burnett Woods)

    Quote Originally Posted by Stumpy View Post
    Someone from the Cleveland area making fun of Cincinnati. I value your opinion.
    Didn't say the east side of Cleveland wasn't a ****-hole.... because you don't even want to roll your windows down on that side!



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    Re: Cincinnati

    Quote Originally Posted by aeroclone View Post
    Sounds like a party and a W every year, sign them up!
    Cincinnati is not a bad football team by any means. They were really good a couple of years ago, and are still solid. Far from a W.



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