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    Why I love Iowa fans

    Because they are so predictable.
    We have team day at the office on Fridays. Not a single stitch of Hawkeye apparel to be seen. The few I've talked to claim they didn't know there was a game tonight and aren't interested in watching.


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    Re: Why I love Iowa fans

    I'd be embarrassed to wear that crap too.



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    Re: Why I love Iowa fans

    Quote Originally Posted by GeronimusClone View Post
    Because they are so predictable.
    We have team day at the office on Fridays. Not a single stitch of Hawkeye apparel to be seen. The few I've talked to claim they didn't know there was a game tonight and aren't interested in watching.
    Ignorance is bliss. With this group, that should be a given....


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    Re: Why I love Iowa fans

    Common theme at my work too. Hawk fans hiding under the disguise of the unaware, love it.



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    Re: Why I love Iowa fans

    Hopefully Royce and the boys play at their full potential tonight.



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    Re: Why I love Iowa fans

    Quote Originally Posted by GeronimusClone View Post
    Because they are so predictable.
    We have team day at the office on Fridays. Not a single stitch of Hawkeye apparel to be seen. The few I've talked to claim they didn't know there was a game tonight and aren't interested in watching.

    I can't wait until their football team continues their decline and we get to deal with less and less of them.



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    Re: Why I love Iowa fans

    Thing is, though, neither basketball team has been great the past few years. Mike Hlas, from the Gazette, wrote an article last year detailing how that was the least hype he'd ever seen for the Iowa State-Iowa basketball game, as both programs were so down. Interesting perspective, and I actually kind of agree with him. The hype won't come back fully until at least one team is a sure tournament team.



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    Re: Why I love Iowa fans

    Quote Originally Posted by GeronimusClone View Post
    Because they are so predictable.
    We have team day at the office on Fridays. Not a single stitch of Hawkeye apparel to be seen. The few I've talked to claim they didn't know there was a game tonight and aren't interested in watching.
    Of course, UNI's game isn't until tomorrow.




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    Re: Why I love Iowa fans

    Quote Originally Posted by DRCHIRO View Post
    I can't wait until their football team continues their decline and we get to deal with less and less of them.
    Win in IC next fall and watch what happens. I know Hawk "fans" that stop paying attention as soon as they lose more than 1 game in a football season. The worst part for them is that ISU is looking better so they can't even bring us down with their ship ha



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    Re: Why I love Iowa fans

    Honestly, I think the Iowa fans in my office really aren't aware of the game. They've basically given up completely on basketball to the point that they don't follow it at all.



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    Re: Why I love Iowa fans

    Quote Originally Posted by no2cyclones View Post
    Thing is, though, neither basketball team has been great the past few years. Mike Hlas, from the Gazette, wrote an article last year detailing how that was the least hype he'd ever seen for the Iowa State-Iowa basketball game, as both programs were so down. Interesting perspective, and I actually kind of agree with him. The hype won't come back fully until at least one team is a sure tournament team.
    I remember that article. I like Hlas, he is a pretty good journalist IMO.



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    Re: Why I love Iowa fans

    Quote Originally Posted by no2cyclones View Post
    Thing is, though, neither basketball team has been great the past few years. Mike Hlas, from the Gazette, wrote an article last year detailing how that was the least hype he'd ever seen for the Iowa State-Iowa basketball game, as both programs were so down. Interesting perspective, and I actually kind of agree with him. The hype won't come back fully until at least one team is a sure tournament team.
    Thing is, me and the other 8k diehards that have been showing up at Hilton year after year for the past 6 years realize the season isn't over till we lose in the Big 12 Tournament. Point being, CYCLONE FANS RULE!!!!!!!!!



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    Re: Why I love Iowa fans

    Hawk fans here already cashed in the season. They're expecting to get routed tonight.



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    Re: Why I love Iowa fans

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUAgronomist View Post
    Of course, UNI's game isn't until tomorrow.
    Unsurprisingly, the one I talked to is a UNI grad.


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    Re: Why I love Iowa fans

    Quote Originally Posted by CysMyBoy View Post
    Win in IC next fall and watch what happens. I know Hawk "fans" that stop paying attention as soon as they lose more than 1 game in a football season. The worst part for them is that ISU is looking better so they can't even bring us down with their ship ha
    Yeah, that's not happening :)


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