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    13,000+ Tickets Sold from ISU for Liberty Bowl

    Absolutely amazing showing from ISU fans! This is one of the top numbers in the entire bowl season behind only some of the big games and schools (and ahead of some others).

    @IASTATEAD 13,000 tickets sold for the Auto Zone Liberty Bowl! Students make up 2,042 of the ticket sales. Also, less than 400 tailgate tix left.



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    Re: 13,000+ Tickets Sold from ISU for Liberty Bowl

    Boomshakalaka!



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    Re: 13,000+ Tickets Sold from ISU for Liberty Bowl

    I think it's funny how CW wrote an article suggesting the ISU traveling reputation was on the line. It's the complete opposite, we are showing that we are increasing our bowl support each year!


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    Re: 13,000+ Tickets Sold from ISU for Liberty Bowl

    Even if those include a couple thousand of tickets donated... should be a great ISU following .. wow!



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    Re: 13,000+ Tickets Sold from ISU for Liberty Bowl

    Quote Originally Posted by CyFan61 View Post
    Absolutely amazing showing from ISU fans! This is one of the top numbers in the entire bowl season behind only some of the big games and schools (and ahead of some others).
    Do you have a listing of teams and sold tickets that we could all see?

    Thanks.



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    Re: 13,000+ Tickets Sold from ISU for Liberty Bowl

    This was posted by cycloneworld in another thread.


    Samuel McKewon ‏@swmckewonOWH
    As of Monday, Nebraska's sold just over 3,800 tickets for the@CapitalOneBowl.#huskers



    Adam Kramer ‏@KegsnEggs
    #b1g RT @Sean_Callahan Ouch MT @DarrenWolfson: As of 6 days ago, Minnesota has sold 350 tickets for bowl. The allotment is 12,000.



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    Re: 13,000+ Tickets Sold from ISU for Liberty Bowl

    Let's not forget there are those that buy tickets directly from the bowl game and not through ISU. Plus


    So if you figure lets say 15k ISU fans...maybe 7-9k Tulsa fans....5-10 casual fans...should be a pretty good showing!


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    Re: 13,000+ Tickets Sold from ISU for Liberty Bowl

    Quote Originally Posted by mj4cy View Post
    Let's not forget there are those that buy tickets directly from the bowl game and not through ISU. Plus


    So if you figure lets say 15k ISU fans...maybe 7-9k Tulsa fans....5-10 casual fans...should be a pretty good showing!
    No way Tulsa brings 7-9k. No way. Maybe 3k.



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    Re: 13,000+ Tickets Sold from ISU for Liberty Bowl

    i really wonder how many tickets ISU would sell if we ever make it to the BCS or cotton bowl



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    Re: 13,000+ Tickets Sold from ISU for Liberty Bowl

    Quote Originally Posted by CysRage View Post
    I think it's funny how CW wrote an article suggesting the ISU traveling reputation was on the line. It's the complete opposite, we are showing that we are increasing our bowl support each year!
    Reading comprehension fail. The Liberty Bowl took a chance on inviting Iowa State over a lower-tier team with a better record because Pollard convinced them our fans would snatch up tickets, and they have. If Jamie had done all that legwork and ISU only sold 3,000 tickets he'd have an enormous amount of egg on his face and other bowls in the future would be more wary of believing him.



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    Re: 13,000+ Tickets Sold from ISU for Liberty Bowl

    Quote Originally Posted by leroycyclone View Post
    Do you have a listing of teams and sold tickets that we could all see?

    Thanks.
    Auburn University - 0 tickets sold
    University of Missouri - 0 tickets sold
    Universtity of Arkansas - 0 tickets sold
    Universtiy of Tennessee - 0 tickets sold
    University of Kentucky - 0 tickets sold
    University of Iowa - 0 tickets sold


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    Re: 13,000+ Tickets Sold from ISU for Liberty Bowl

    Quote Originally Posted by dualthreat View Post
    i really wonder how many tickets ISU would sell if we ever make it to the BCS or cotton bowl
    Watching the big-boy bowls always make me think about that. Of course, the well-known schools fill-up those stadiums, but honestly, I think ISU fans would take 20-25k to a BCS game. Possibly more.



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    Re: 13,000+ Tickets Sold from ISU for Liberty Bowl

    Quote Originally Posted by dualthreat View Post
    i really wonder how many tickets ISU would sell if we ever make it to the BCS or cotton bowl
    All of them!



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    Re: 13,000+ Tickets Sold from ISU for Liberty Bowl

    Quote Originally Posted by Bader View Post
    Reading comprehension fail. The Liberty Bowl took a chance on inviting Iowa State over a lower-tier team with a better record because Pollard convinced them our fans would snatch up tickets, and they have. If Jamie had done all that legwork and ISU only sold 3,000 tickets he'd have an enormous amount of egg on his face and other bowls in the future would be more wary of believing him.
    Is that not what I said?


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    Re: 13,000+ Tickets Sold from ISU for Liberty Bowl

    And I still haven't bought mine yet. There will be at least 13,003+ people there.



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