Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 22
  1. #1
    Addict
    Points: 163,956, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 80.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    CyFan61's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Location
    The Southeast
    Posts
    8,884
    Points
    163,956
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,254
    Given: 343

    Cy-Hawk Game Extended Through 2021

    Four-year extension on the existing contract. Iowa-ISU now contracted to play every season through 2021.



  2. #2
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 93,122, Level: 94
    Level completed: 99%, Points required for next Level: 28
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Incyte's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Posts
    3,949
    Points
    93,122
    Level
    94
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 334
    Given: 56

    Re: Cy-Hawk Game Extended Through 2021

    Would love to see this moved to rivalry week for a period just to mix things up.


    “Science investigates; religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge, which is power; religion gives man wisdom, which is control. Science deals mainly with facts; religion deals mainly with values. The two are not rivals. They are complementary.”

    Martin Luther King Jr.

  3. #3
    Pro
    Points: 38,213, Level: 60
    Level completed: 31%, Points required for next Level: 837
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    CycloneNorth's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2010
    Location
    Clarksville, TN
    Posts
    2,118
    Points
    38,213
    Level
    60
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 34
    Given: 13

    Re: Cy-Hawk Game Extended Through 2021

    Awesome. Rivalries are what make college sports great.


    Keepers of the Faith -- Member

    Keepers of the Faith is an alliance for those who are excited, enthusiastic, and optimistic about the direction of our men's basketball program. We reject the notion that one bad loss can derail the incredible progress of the past three years. To join, put this in your signature.

  4. #4
    Pro
    Points: 64,921, Level: 79
    Level completed: 5%, Points required for next Level: 1,529
    Overall activity: 13.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Omaha Cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Location
    The Omaha, Nebraska
    Posts
    3,234
    Points
    64,921
    Level
    79
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 84
    Given: 96

    Re: Cy-Hawk Game Extended Through 2021

    Would like to only see this every other year.



  5. #5
    Addict
    Points: 88,748, Level: 92
    Level completed: 69%, Points required for next Level: 602
    Overall activity: 73.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience Points1 year registered
    mtowncyclone13's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2012
    Posts
    7,085
    Points
    88,748
    Level
    92
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 888
    Given: 547

    Re: Cy-Hawk Game Extended Through 2021

    Quote Originally Posted by Omaha Cy View Post
    Would like to only see this every other year.
    in Ames


    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneRulzzz View Post
    mtown is among the worst to ever play this game.
    Quote Originally Posted by hawkeye nation
    If [Iowa] were a good shooting team we could make a run at the final 4.

  6. #6
    Pro
    Points: 69,717, Level: 81
    Level completed: 99%, Points required for next Level: 33
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    CycloneWarning's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Posts
    2,495
    Points
    69,717
    Level
    81
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 99
    Given: 43

    Re: Cy-Hawk Game Extended Through 2021

    Got no problem with this. I actually thought Iowa might consider dropping it when B1G goes to nine game schedule.

    With our nine game conference slate, the Iowa game gives us five and five home-away against BCS schools.

    We need to dumb down schedule and get two cupcakes in Ames every year. But it sucks when a supposed cupcake (UNI) kicks our ***.



  7. #7
    Addict
    Points: 239,801, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsSocialVeteran

    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Posts
    9,225
    Points
    239,801
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 674
    Given: 478

    Re: Cy-Hawk Game Extended Through 2021

    Quote Originally Posted by Omaha Cy View Post
    Would like to only see this every other year.



  8. #8
    Asst. Regional Manager
    Points: 248,728, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 33.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    mj4cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    17,641
    Points
    248,728
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 965
    Given: 861

    Re: Cy-Hawk Game Extended Through 2021

    We used to take on UNI because it put 55,000 butts in seats. We can get 55k+ with the Western Illinois of the world now. No reason to play UNI more than every 3-4 years in my opinion.


    @RandomGeoFacts

  9. #9
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 40,818, Level: 62
    Level completed: 36%, Points required for next Level: 832
    Overall activity: 18.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered50000 Experience Points
    NickTheGreat's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Location
    Johnston
    Posts
    4,282
    Points
    40,818
    Level
    62
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 281
    Given: 365

    Re: Cy-Hawk Game Extended Through 2021

    Good. This is the biggest week in college FB in Iowa, at least. Businesses sport their colors. People who don't care about sports have potlucks and casual team day on that Friday.

    The only thing better would be if it were some state-wide work holiday.



  10. #10
    Starter
    Points: 31,011, Level: 54
    Level completed: 15%, Points required for next Level: 939
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    ZachsterPoke's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Posts
    991
    Points
    31,011
    Level
    54
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 191
    Given: 176

    Re: Cy-Hawk Game Extended Through 2021

    Quote Originally Posted by Incyte View Post
    Would love to see this moved to rivalry week for a period just to mix things up.
    While playing our rivalry game during rivalry week would be awesome, having to compete against bigger games (along with crappy weather this late) forces the hand.

    At least we have Riot Bowl.




    Quote Originally Posted by CyFan61 View Post
    I bleed cardinal and urinate gold.

  11. #11
    All-Star
    Points: 44,748, Level: 65
    Level completed: 39%, Points required for next Level: 802
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    25000 Experience PointsVeteran

    Join Date
    May 2011
    Posts
    1,899
    Points
    44,748
    Level
    65
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 33
    Given: 40

    Re: Cy-Hawk Game Extended Through 2021

    Quote Originally Posted by ZachsterPoke View Post
    While playing our rivalry game during rivalry week would be awesome, having to compete against bigger games (along with crappy weather this late) forces the hand.

    At least we have Riot Bowl.
    Would agree. If the Iowa-Iowa State game had importance each year like Alabama-Auburn, Michigan-OSU, Oklahoma-OK State, Florida-FSU, etc then you can put it at the end of the year. It probably works better in the first 4 weeks of the year when most games played are cupcakes.



  12. #12
    Addict
    Points: 113,162, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 11.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    CysRage's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    Posts
    6,406
    Points
    113,162
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 594
    Given: 497

    Re: Cy-Hawk Game Extended Through 2021

    I bet hawk fans love that this game is continuing! I'm personally happy that the game is continuing. It is a great rivalry for our state!


    "The greatest risk in life is not taking one"

  13. #13
    Pro
    Points: 32,481, Level: 55
    Level completed: 49%, Points required for next Level: 569
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered25000 Experience Points
    JohnnyFive's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Posts
    2,402
    Points
    32,481
    Level
    55
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 267
    Given: 209

    Re: Cy-Hawk Game Extended Through 2021

    Quote Originally Posted by CysRage View Post
    I bet hawk fans love that this game is continuing! I'm personally happy that the game is continuing. It is a great rivalry for our state!
    Iowa fans think they're above everyone in the state and in their own side of the Leggings Division or whatever they're calling it these days. They say nobody gives a damn outside the state when Iowa plays ISU, but then I always ask them, who outside this state is clammoring to watch Iowa's games when they're playing someone else? Exactly, same answer. They usually can't answer that one without trying to bring up Hayden Fry.



  14. #14
    Pro
    Points: 49,589, Level: 68
    Level completed: 89%, Points required for next Level: 161
    Overall activity: 17.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    im4cyclones's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    2,953
    Points
    49,589
    Level
    68
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 464
    Given: 427

    Re: Cy-Hawk Game Extended Through 2021

    I too would like it to be at the end of the season. I really enjoyed it the year it was moved there. Terrible reason that forced it to be moved. But it added just a little extra sizzle for it to be at the end.



  15. #15
    Starter
    Points: 10,876, Level: 31
    Level completed: 47%, Points required for next Level: 374
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Posts
    793
    Points
    10,876
    Level
    31
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 46
    Given: 28

    Re: Cy-Hawk Game Extended Through 2021

    Quote Originally Posted by JohnnyFive View Post
    Iowa fans think they're above everyone in the state and in their own side of the Leggings Division or whatever they're calling it these days. They say nobody gives a damn outside the state when Iowa plays ISU, but then I always ask them, who outside this state is clammoring to watch Iowa's games when they're playing someone else? Exactly, same answer. They usually can't answer that one without trying to bring up Hayden Fry.
    They could play a respectable BCS team like Pitt or Arizona as they have in the past. Playing us guarantees they'll never play another BCS team. I can see why it pisses them off. I think it's great because we can essentially ruin their whole season right at the start.



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: FS1
  • FOOTBALL: Iowa State vs. West Virginia
  • November 29, 2014
  • 11:00 AM