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    Bowl game attendance prediction

    I'm thinking 20k+ cyclone fans for the liberty bowl. Maybe even more. Im thinking Tulsa might bring like 8k-10k (kinda doubtful). Hoping its a great atmosphere!



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    Re: Bowl game attendance prediction

    I just confirmed my group of 4 is driving down on the 29th. I can't wait to party with 20k other cyclone fans!


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    Re: Bowl game attendance prediction

    Quote Originally Posted by GoSTATE71 View Post
    I'm thinking 20k+ cyclone fans for the liberty bowl. Maybe even more. Im thinking Tulsa might bring like 8k-10k (kinda doubtful). Hoping its a great atmosphere!
    I think you are drunk on cardinal and gold kool-aid.


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    Re: Bowl game attendance prediction

    love me some kool-aid......40,000!

    but OP may be on to something, I had no intentions of going (I have 3 little kids and the wife has to work the 31st) until last night, I was joking with the wife about going and she said how much.

    16 hours later I am now going and bringing 3-4 others that weren't planning on going.


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    Re: Bowl game attendance prediction

    As of yesterday, I saw the athletic department tweet they had sold 2500 tickets, this morning JP tweeted that 1000 students had bought tickets. So off to a good start.

    I am hoping for number somewhere in the 15K range to make a good showing down in Memphis.



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    Re: Bowl game attendance prediction

    selling 3k tickets in the first day its pretty good. I wasn't planning on going, but then a group of friends and myself just decided we'd make the drive down. Were looking to get 3-4 more too on top of our group of 4



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    Re: Bowl game attendance prediction

    I wouldn't be surprised with... say 18,000 Cyclone fans at least. It's a drivable distance to the bowl game from Iowa. I know I will be there!!



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    Re: Bowl game attendance prediction

    Quote Originally Posted by PabloDiablo View Post
    As of yesterday, I saw the athletic department tweet they had sold 2500 tickets, this morning JP tweeted that 1000 students had bought tickets. So off to a good start.

    I am hoping for number somewhere in the 15K range to make a good showing down in Memphis.
    I also think 20,000 is probably pushing it. I could maybe see 12k-15k in Memphis. But always seems like there are a thousand or two that come to the bowl city, but stay out partying in the lots. I would think us selling all 10k tickets through the school will be a good accomplishment, with another few thousand that get tickets from other sources.



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    Re: Bowl game attendance prediction

    The way the hotels are booking makes me think there's a lot of people going. It’s been less than 48 hours that we've known we are going to Memphis, and the turnout sounds good so far.



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    Re: Bowl game attendance prediction

    Ticket sales remain strong...could get to 5,000 by end of day. Students at 959. Kudos to Cyclonefanatic for selling out four bus trips
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    Re: Bowl game attendance prediction

    We started with 4 .....we're up to a group of 10.



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    Re: Bowl game attendance prediction

    I think 15k absolute top-end, still a good turnout for a horrible matchup.


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    Re: Bowl game attendance prediction

    JP said his goal was to have to ask for more tickets above the 10k alotment.. which shouldnt be a problem with Tulsa not bringing over 10k to the conference championship



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    Re: Bowl game attendance prediction

    Well this thread is making me feel bad we didn't get tickets through ISU (figured they'd sell out), but I've got 3 going from 3 different parts of the country (Maryland, Texas and California)


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    Re: Bowl game attendance prediction

    Didn't think I was going before yesterday.... Am going to buy 3 tickets tomorrow. Could see 20K being a possibility, but that's pushing it.



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