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    Big XII Arenas

    Texas/OU game is like watching a bad car wreck that in the end is just a grandma hitting a cat, and a post got me to thinking. How would you rank the Big XII basketball arenas? Not on capacity but just overall atmospheres.. Top 3 for me KU, ISU, KSU I'll wait till later to post the remaining ones



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    Re: Big XII Arenas

    KU
    ISU
    KSU
    OSU
    WVU
    Texas
    OU
    Baylor
    TTU
    TCU



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    Re: Big XII Arenas

    KU
    ISU
    KSU
    OSU
    WVU
    Texas
    TTU
    Baylor
    OU
    TCU



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    Re: Big XII Arenas

    1. KU
    2. ISU
    3. KSU
    4-10. Who cares they pretty much blow compared to 1-3.




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    Re: Big XII Arenas

    Quote Originally Posted by gocubs2118 View Post
    KU
    ISU
    KSU
    OSU
    WVU
    Texas
    OU
    Baylor
    TTU
    TCU
    Thats probably pretty on, though i might lower OSU.



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    Re: Big XII Arenas

    1. KSU
    2. ISU
    3. KSU
    4. OSU (If they're good, otherwise it's a pretty average atmosphere)

    5. WVU (although it might not be good this year since they are having a rough season)


    6. OU
    7. Texas


    8. Baylor








    9. TT


























    10. TCU


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    Re: Big XII Arenas

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUAgronomist View Post
    1. KU
    2. ISU
    3. KSU
    4-10. Who cares they pretty much blow compared to 1-3.
    Yeah, sad but this is also accurate.



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    Re: Big XII Arenas

    Right now? Yeah, KU, ISU, KSU. There was a time GIA (Ok St) was very, very good. UT when they have been winning for awhile and the team has a lot of hype could make the top 4. I know nothing of WVU.



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    Re: Big XII Arenas

    Quote Originally Posted by gocubs2118 View Post
    KU
    ISU
    KSU
    OSU
    WVU
    Texas
    OU
    Baylor
    TTU
    TCU
    The fans at KSU are solid, but their arena can't touch Hilton and isn't top 3. OSU's arena is awesome. WVU's arena looks pretty cool on tv and in photos but never been there. Crazy thing is 3 of the 4 teams that left the conference had crap hoops fanbases and/or arenas.



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    Re: Big XII Arenas

    Quote Originally Posted by HFCS View Post
    The fans at KSU are solid, but their arena can't touch Hilton and isn't top 3. OSU's arena is awesome. WVU's arena looks pretty cool on tv and in photos but never been there. Crazy thing is 3 of the 4 teams that left the conference had crap hoops fanbases and/or arenas.
    Come on now, the Devaney Center was top 2...


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    Re: Big XII Arenas

    I would be interested to see fans of other Big 12 schools address this topic. I bet that KU would be a consensus #1, but I wonder if Hilton would be consistently in the #2 slot.



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    Re: Big XII Arenas

    Quote Originally Posted by CyFan61 View Post
    I would be interested to see fans of other Big 12 schools address this topic. I bet that KU would be a consensus #1, but I wonder if Hilton would be consistently in the #2 slot.
    I bet so. #3 at the lowest.


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    Re: Big XII Arenas

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonedave25 View Post
    Come on now, the Devaney Center was top 2...
    That new arena they are getting looks really nice. It won't help them out with their team or fanbase though so the point is moot haha



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    Re: Big XII Arenas

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonedave25 View Post
    Come on now, the Devaney Center was top 2...
    The building was nothing great (competed there in high school sports a lot) but the building was a lot better than the Creighton fans who left it empty and pretended their team didn't exist.



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    Re: Big XII Arenas

    Quote Originally Posted by hexodat64 View Post
    That new arena they are getting looks really nice. It won't help them out with their team or fanbase though so the point is moot haha
    The best strategy for Nebraska basketball might be to paint the court blue and move their team to Omaha, some fans might stumble into the Husker game by accident.



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