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    Our Attendance

    Just want to share my experience:
    Last night I and my family attended a small event for Minnesota Lynx WNBA team. The head coach, Cheryl Reeve was there too and she took time to introduce herself personally to everyone.
    She started with general conversation and then asked me how I became a WBB fan and I mentioned I went to Iowa State and that's when I started to be a fan. Her response was "Wow, Iowa State. They drew tons of people for their games there" and I replied 'yes, we've been having good teams, a great coach and great student athletes".
    I was really happy to hear that our attendance/fans support is known to the next level !

    PS: we also talked about the general state of college WBB as well as the draft. I just realized after Coach Reeve mentioned that Britney Grinner is eligible for the draft as she's reached the age of eligibility. I just hope she decides to declare but with her major in general studies with emphasis of Outdoor Recreation, she might be persuaded to stay



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    Re: Our Attendance

    YOU BETCHA!!!




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    Re: Our Attendance

    Pretty neat to hear how we're known. Much better than for some other things at different schools!

    Thanks for sharing!



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    Re: Our Attendance

    Quote Originally Posted by Erik4Cy View Post
    YOU BETCHA!!!

    Does that guy go to a lot of WBB games?



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    Re: Our Attendance

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUCY23 View Post
    Does that guy go to a lot of WBB games?
    Are you really asking or being facitious? If its the former...that's wild Bill. Perhaps the biggest WBB fan ever. Hasn't attended games for a couple of years now after a little disagreement occurred..



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    Re: Our Attendance

    Quote Originally Posted by acoustimac View Post
    Are you really asking or being facitious? If its the former...that's wild Bill. Perhaps the biggest WBB fan ever. Hasn't attended games for a couple of years now after a little disagreement occurred..
    I'm trying to remember exactly what the disagreement was, its been awhile.



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    Quote Originally Posted by alarson View Post
    I'm trying to remember exactly what the disagreement was, its been awhile.
    When the team went to Hawaii in 2008, he went and was running his mouth behind the ISU bench complaining about the officiating. The ISU radio people were right there and everything was heard on the radio. Also, there weren't many people in the arena and he was heard by everyone there. He was instructed by the staff after the game to be quiet.

    He retired from ISU in the spring of 2009 and stated he couldn't afford the cost of season tickets since he wouldn't be working anymore.


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    Re: Our Attendance

    Quote Originally Posted by Three4Cy View Post
    When the team went to Hawaii in 2008, he went an was running his mouth behind the ISU bench complaining about the officiating. The ISU radio people were right there and everything was heard on the radio. Also, there weren't many people in the arena and he was heard by everyone there. He was instructed by the staff after the game to be quiet.

    He retired from ISU in the spring of 2009 and stated he couldn't afford the cost of season tickets since he wouldn't be working anymore.
    Thats unfortunate I've never heard that story b4. On another note I want his sport coat, that thing is awesome!



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    He posted a few times around the time he retired. You can go to his posts from his profile to read them. CycloneFanatic - View Profile: wry



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    Quote Originally Posted by mred View Post
    He posted a few times around the time he retired. You can go to his posts from his profile to read them. CycloneFanatic - View Profile: wry
    Legend.



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    Yeah, i remember not believing for a second it was 'economics'...



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