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    Re: I hope hilton....

    Quote Originally Posted by Gnomeborg View Post
    you're being pretty ridiculous.
    well..blaming your lack of fandom on the fact that you have a life outside of sports? cmon....we all have a life outside of sports, but that doesn't mean you can't go crazy on a saturday afternoon for the cyclones when they have a legitimate chance of going deep in the tournament. Why are we fans again? This doesn't happen very often in a cyclones fans lifetime...embrace it.



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    Re: I hope hilton....

    Quote Originally Posted by IASTATE4LIFE View Post
    well..blaming your lack of fandom on the fact that you have a life outside of sports? cmon....we all have a life outside of sports, but that doesn't mean you can't go crazy on a saturday afternoon for the cyclones when they have a legitimate chance of going deep in the tournament. Why are we fans again? This doesn't happen very often in a cyclones fans lifetime...embrace it.
    I think your rationality is broken.



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    Re: I hope hilton....

    Quote Originally Posted by IASTATE4LIFE View Post
    enjoy being mediocre
    you are joking, right? That's what's going on here, you're joking? You and your friends had this wonderful idea of jumping on Cyclone Fanatic and pretending to be a completely irrational fan upset about people not cheering good enough, and your character is devoid of empathy, perspective, or the ability to think rationally?

    Perhaps there's alcohol involved?



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    Re: I hope hilton....

    Quote Originally Posted by 00clone View Post
    Does another sex tape

    THIS is the correct answer to the thread.....


    wait.......Hannah or Paris?


    oh who cares....either.



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    Re: I hope hilton....

    Quote Originally Posted by Gnomeborg View Post
    you are joking, right? That's what's going on here, you're joking? You and your friends had this wonderful idea of jumping on Cyclone Fanatic and pretending to be a completely irrational fan upset about people not cheering good enough, and your character is devoid of empathy, perspective, or the ability to think rationally?

    Perhaps there's alcohol involved?

    too funny, you got me. I know cyclone erik is a loyal cyclone. I was only trying to present the side of the debate of the crappy crowd. which normally i agree is a stupid argument, but today, i wasn't so sure.



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    Re: I hope hilton....

    In all seriousness what do you expect? You can't have an insane, raucous crowd EVERY game, but you especially can't have one against Texas tech, a team we have no rivalry or relationship with, with little on the line, when you blow an 18 point lead.



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    Re: I hope hilton....

    Quote Originally Posted by mattyice View Post
    In all seriousness what do you expect? You can't have an insane, raucous crowd EVERY game, but you especially can't have one against Texas tech, a team we have no rivalry or relationship with, with little on the line, when you blow an 18 point lead.

    Agreed. Its not like we are Duke, KU, or Mich St.



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    Re: I hope hilton....

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneErik View Post
    Because they have good reason to believe that the walking conditions are safe after another uncleared week on campus.
    Pretty sure half the campus was there with me at Student Health getting repaired after Friday's death trap performance. If walking is your means of transportation anywhere near the ISU campus, staying home isn't a bad idea at all.
    Boo hoo. Drive 3 hours each way and then have to walk. I made it, quit making lame excuses. I didn't see anything about 16k students being admitted at Student Health lol..... Nice try though.



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    Re: I hope hilton....

    Quote Originally Posted by ajk4st8 View Post
    Agreed. Its not like we are Duke, KU, or Mich St.
    can i "not like" this?



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    Re: I hope hilton....

    Today was my first BB game in two years (I know, I know) but I was sort of shocked how apathetic people were. We are the #11 team in the nation and the whole crowd reminded me of a McDermott era game...seriously. As for the snow, I left the house at 9:00 and drove 2 1/2 hours in it and made it just fine. I guess the students a few blocks away couldn't make it. The upper level student section is a joke. I just paid $180 for four tickets to a game with empty seats all over...

    That said it was so awesome being back in Hilton and it was also my kids first time ever and they were just wide eyed the whole game...couldn't believe they were actually at Hilton after watching every game on tv. Fun day.



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    Re: I hope hilton....

    Quote Originally Posted by mattyice View Post
    In all seriousness what do you expect? You can't have an insane, raucous crowd EVERY game, but you especially can't have one against Texas tech, a team we have no rivalry or relationship with, with little on the line, when you blow an 18 point lead.

    But the students can show up though, right? I think we can all agree on that. The tech game is not going to be as crazy as the KU game, but we should have a full student section.



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    Re: I hope hilton....

    Quote Originally Posted by allday4cy View Post
    But the students can show up though, right? I think we can all agree on that. The tech game is not going to be as crazy as the KU game, but we should have a full student section.

    Oh absolutely. This ain't community college. Don't need to go home to mommy and daddy every weekend.

    No possible way with student tickets I was missing a game at home....smh....crazy.



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    Re: I hope hilton....

    Quote Originally Posted by wxman1 View Post
    Give the fans something to cheer about. We go on a run and everyone is waiting for the run the other direction. We all know it is coming.
    are you ******* kidding me?! don't rely on the players to give them something to cheer about... GIVE THEM THE ENERGY TO PLAY!


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    Re: I hope hilton....

    If you guys have such strong feelings about this, why don't you do something proactive about it instead of getting into cyclical arguments with people who aren't the problem?



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    Re: I hope hilton....

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUFB View Post
    are you ******* kidding me?! don't rely on the players to give them something to cheer about... GIVE THEM THE ENERGY TO PLAY!
    Crap when is practice? We better get there too so they can practice with energy. Isn't the saying "practice like you play"?

    I have finally found the root of our issues. It isn't stupid, unlucky, or bad shots/plays that have cost us the games we have lost. It has been the fans not giving the team energy!

    Okay that was very sarcastic. I understand they feed off of fan energy to a point but they still have to make the plays so that is a moot point imo.



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