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    Will this be the Most watched game ever...

    ... in the history of ISU?

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    I would have to think every sports bar in the country will have it on.

    If not what game would it of been? ISU v OU Seneca Toga game?



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    Re: Will this be the Most watched game ever...

    The ISU/OU game was a regional ABC Broadcast, so this one would have it beat. I cant think of a game ISU has played where there has not been another game going on at the same time that was a better option to watch.



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    Re: Will this be the Most watched game ever...

    Quote Originally Posted by chuckd4735 View Post
    The ISU/OU game was a regional ABC Broadcast, so this one would have it beat. I cant think of a game ISU has played where there has not been another game going on at the same time that was a better option to watch.
    That's why people need to show up for the game. Hate to see a game on national TV without a great crowd on hand. That's why I am driving over. That plus I love watching games live.


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    Re: Will this be the Most watched game ever...

    looks like were extremely close to 50k. Cyclones.com shows us being at 49,763. We should get 247 more sold by friday no problem



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    Re: Will this be the Most watched game ever...

    Quote Originally Posted by Cystheman View Post
    looks like were extremely close to 50k. Cyclones.com shows us being at 49,763. We should get 247 more sold by friday no problem
    that would give us a crowd of 50,010.


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    Re: Will this be the Most watched game ever...

    Hopefully they all stay til the end of the game. How big a recruiting tool over TT would that be if the fans are still there even in a blowout.



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    Re: Will this be the Most watched game ever...

    Quote Originally Posted by ManBearClone View Post
    Hopefully they all stay til the end of the game. How big a recruiting tool over TT would that be if the fans are still there even in a blowout.
    Hmmm. not sure if I'd chose to think about it quite like that, but I like the enthusiasm!


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    Re: Will this be the Most watched game ever...

    Quote Originally Posted by ManBearClone View Post
    Hopefully they all stay til the end of the game. How big a recruiting tool over TT would that be if the fans are still there even in a blowout.
    Not as good as if we were still in the game.


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    Re: Will this be the Most watched game ever...

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyforce View Post
    that would give us a crowd of 50,010.
    right, i want atleast 50010 sold for the game- just incase some dont show, wanted to have some buffer.



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    Re: Will this be the Most watched game ever...

    I'm driving from Mankato Minnesota to watch this.
    Come on CycloneNation... SHOW UP!



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    Re: Will this be the Most watched game ever...

    Quote Originally Posted by ty4cy90 View Post
    Hmmm. not sure if I'd chose to think about it quite like that, but I like the enthusiasm!
    Yeah not sure that came across exactly how I wanted. But I think you got the point.

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    In the worse case scenario it is a chance for the fans to separate ourselves from every other fan base instead of just saying how great we are. I have no delusions that it would actually happen that way.



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    Re: Will this be the Most watched game ever...

    it will be the most watched up until the end of the first quarter when we are losing 24-0. i'd switch to reality tv after that too...if i had a cable...or a tv.



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    Re: Will this be the Most watched game ever...

    Probably most for football, but that ISU vs Mich St hoops game in the elite eight probably had crazy ratings.


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    Re: Will this be the Most watched game ever...

    What network was the Iowa State - Florida State game (Seneca scored) on? I was there, so don't really recall the network. That was a national game/broadcast right?



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    Re: Will this be the Most watched game ever...

    Quote Originally Posted by Cystheman View Post
    right, i want atleast 50010 sold for the game- just incase some dont show, wanted to have some buffer.
    You mean you want Ames sold for the game?


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