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    Epic Failure in SEC Land

    How could Virginia Tech with their great following be having problems selling their allotment of Sugar Bowl tickets?

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    Re: Epic Failure in SEC Land

    Seems to tell me they have 404 tickets left.


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    Re: Epic Failure in SEC Land

    BTW, VT is in the ACC


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    Re: Epic Failure in SEC Land

    Quote Originally Posted by iowa_wildcat View Post
    How could Virginia Tech with their great following be having problems selling their allotment of Sugar Bowl tickets?

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    Do you want the mods to amend the thread title, or just close the thread?


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    Re: Epic Failure in SEC Land

    Quote Originally Posted by iowa_wildcat View Post
    How could Virginia Tech with their great following be having problems selling their allotment of Sugar Bowl tickets?

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    So. Much. Irony.


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    Re: Epic Failure in SEC Land

    http://www.hokiesports.com/foo...0111212aaa.html

    Yes, Hawk, Tech is an ACC school. We all also know of the strong traditional ties between the Sugar Bowl and the SEC. Surely the Sugar Bowl and SEC would see no reason to select and pay BCS money to a Big 12 team after A&M and Mizzou have been held financial hostages.


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    Epic Failure of a thread.



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    Re: Epic Failure in SEC Land

    Virginia Tech asks fans to scoop up more Sugar Bowl tickets

    There ya go.

    EDIT: Wildcat beat me to the post. Different links, same story.


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    Re: Epic Failure in SEC Land

    Now we have a working link, but I don't get the "SEC Land" part of it.


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    Re: Epic Failure in SEC Land

    Quote Originally Posted by iowa_wildcat View Post
    Wow lol.



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    Re: Epic Failure in SEC Land

    Well.... This is awkward



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    Re: Epic Failure in SEC Land

    More like a Sugar Bowl fail. K-state would have easily sold that allotment.



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    Re: Epic Failure in SEC Land

    Sugar Bowl is in New Orleans, which makes it SEC country. Also, sweet tea is a favorite drink in the south, sugar makes tea sweet, so the failure to sell tickets by an ACC team in New Orleans makes it an epic failure in SEC land.



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    Re: Epic Failure in SEC Land

    Quote Originally Posted by nj829 View Post
    Sugar Bowl is in New Orleans, which makes it SEC country. Also, sweet tea is a favorite drink in the south, sugar makes tea sweet, so the failure to sell tickets by an ACC team in New Orleans makes it an epic failure in SEC land.
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    Re: Epic Failure in SEC Land

    Whole story seems hokie.


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