Page 32 of 41 FirstFirst ... 22282930313233343536 ... LastLast
Results 466 to 480 of 610
  1. #466
    Starter
    Points: 16,593, Level: 39
    Level completed: 18%, Points required for next Level: 657
    Overall activity: 18.0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience PointsVeteran
    jcisuclones's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Location
    The Cyclone State
    Posts
    901
    Points
    16,593
    Level
    39
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 242
    Given: 558

    Re: Release: SCHEMATIC DESIGNS FOR SOUTH END ZONE PROJECT RELEASED

    Quote Originally Posted by Cycsk View Post
    Is anybody else hoping that something happens to delay the construction so they can't replace the current endzone section and we get to keep our endzone seats for one more year? I know it is selfish and I don't really hope it happens, but it crosses my mind every once in a while.
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Confused-Jaguars-Fan.gif 
Views:	108 
Size:	1.95 MB 
ID:	27706


    Iowa State Manchester United Pittsburgh Steelers

    "I want to see the arena filled, and I want other teams to dread coming to Ames." -Johnny Orr

  2. #467
    Legend
    Points: 222,355, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 19.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    cyclonedave25's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Location
    Chicago, IL
    Posts
    14,873
    Points
    222,355
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 708
    Given: 332

    Re: Release: SCHEMATIC DESIGNS FOR SOUTH END ZONE PROJECT RELEASED

    Quote Originally Posted by Cycsk View Post
    Is anybody else hoping that something happens to delay the construction so they can't replace the current endzone section and we get to keep our endzone seats for one more year? I know it is selfish and I don't really hope it happens, but it crosses my mind every once in a while.


    When Prepared, Fear No One.

  3. #468
    Speechless
    Points: 217,632, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 33.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience PointsOverdrive

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    27,679
    Points
    217,632
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 587
    Given: 56

    Re: Release: SCHEMATIC DESIGNS FOR SOUTH END ZONE PROJECT RELEASED

    Quote Originally Posted by Cycsk View Post
    Is anybody else hoping that something happens to delay the construction so they can't replace the current endzone section and we get to keep our endzone seats for one more year? I know it is selfish and I don't really hope it happens, but it crosses my mind every once in a while.
    No. And I expect there will be seating similarly priced in the wedge sections for those wanting cheaper seats. So you will likely pay about the same price for a slightly worse seat.



  4. #469
    Walk On
    Points: 26,454, Level: 49
    Level completed: 91%, Points required for next Level: 96
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered25000 Experience Points
    tcon1250's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2012
    Location
    Cincinnati, OH
    Posts
    133
    Points
    26,454
    Level
    49
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 5
    Given: 9

    Re: Release: SCHEMATIC DESIGNS FOR SOUTH END ZONE PROJECT RELEASED

    Quote Originally Posted by Haverhill View Post
    Clever. Luckily with new Big 12 money, this could happen without one person donating one large sum. I just don't see why people on here are so opposed to Jack Trice Stadium having more suites than Principal Park. Big projects like the South Endzone, a new Press/Suites tower, etc. are investments in the future, and shouldn't solely be based on what the demand is currently. I get that there is a risk, but this is the time (with current B12 contract) to take a leap of faith and shoot for something better to stay on par with fellow conference-mates and the rest of power-conference schools.
    You realize the pressbox/suites issue is discussed on here only because it's an easy jab for hawkeye fans to make. It takes 3 seconds to see a visual difference and therefore ours is bad, and theirs is good. (because our suites are between the levels!) That has taken a new spin here on CF where some ISU fans are now obsessed with upgrading something where there is no demand.

    If there was demand for more suites we would have more suites because they have the highest ROI and shortest payback of any stadium expansion project. That being said we can't build for demand 5-10 years out. We are cash strapped, and already have debt. To take on more debt way ahead of payback is insane. Your comment frankly makes me hope you don't manage finances/budgeting/capex. It has nothing to do with a so called opposition to having more suites than principal park.

    What we didn't have was a group young professionals area. It will squeeze an extra what 500-$1000/yr out of newer grads and is a great move imho.



  5. #470
    All-Star
    Points: 20,930, Level: 44
    Level completed: 20%, Points required for next Level: 720
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    1,273
    Points
    20,930
    Level
    44
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 52
    Given: 11

    Re: Release: SCHEMATIC DESIGNS FOR SOUTH END ZONE PROJECT RELEASED

    Quote Originally Posted by jcisuclones View Post
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Confused-Jaguars-Fan.gif 
Views:	108 
Size:	1.95 MB 
ID:	27706
    ISU screwed up. We should have found a way to make money off of the computer and atomic bomb. Nothing else kept a bomb for our personal use to get donations, recruits, etc.



  6. #471
    Pro
    Points: 56,459, Level: 73
    Level completed: 61%, Points required for next Level: 591
    Overall activity: 18.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Goothrey's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2009
    Location
    Austin, Tx
    Posts
    3,208
    Points
    56,459
    Level
    73
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 181
    Given: 32

    Re: Release: SCHEMATIC DESIGNS FOR SOUTH END ZONE PROJECT RELEASED

    Curious what an expanded press box/suite would look like?

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	image.jpg 
Views:	651 
Size:	65.3 KB 
ID:	27709

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	image.jpg 
Views:	554 
Size:	64.1 KB 
ID:	27710

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	image.jpg 
Views:	489 
Size:	55.3 KB 
ID:	27711

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	image.jpg 
Views:	468 
Size:	75.7 KB 
ID:	27712

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	image.jpg 
Views:	448 
Size:	55.4 KB 
ID:	27713

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	image.jpg 
Views:	507 
Size:	84.4 KB 
ID:	27714

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	image.jpg 
Views:	515 
Size:	94.4 KB 
ID:	27715

    *credit to csc for Bergstrom and jacobson model and doughlas.rh for videoboard


    Last edited by Goothrey; 08-06-2014 at 02:35 AM.
    Rip 'n Shred - Shred 'n Rip

    Check out my ratings site!

  7. #472
    Legend
    Points: 305,676, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 81.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranOverdrive
    00clone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Location
    Iowa City area
    Posts
    10,111
    Points
    305,676
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,306
    Given: 569

    Re: Release: SCHEMATIC DESIGNS FOR SOUTH END ZONE PROJECT RELEASED

    Looks lopsided, need one on other side, wharrrlgarbl.



  8. #473
    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: Release: SCHEMATIC DESIGNS FOR SOUTH END ZONE PROJECT RELEASED

    Quote Originally Posted by Goothrey View Post
    Curious what an expanded press box/suite would look like?

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	image.jpg 
Views:	651 
Size:	65.3 KB 
ID:	27709

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	image.jpg 
Views:	554 
Size:	64.1 KB 
ID:	27710

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	image.jpg 
Views:	489 
Size:	55.3 KB 
ID:	27711

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	image.jpg 
Views:	468 
Size:	75.7 KB 
ID:	27712

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	image.jpg 
Views:	448 
Size:	55.4 KB 
ID:	27713

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	image.jpg 
Views:	507 
Size:	84.4 KB 
ID:	27714

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	image.jpg 
Views:	515 
Size:	94.4 KB 
ID:	27715

    *credit to csc for Bergstrom and jacobson model and doughlas.rh for videoboard
    Looks sick but unfortunately I think we are 10+ years at least until this is even a possibility. I'm just happy that the SEZ is finally a reality. It is amazing how many improvements have been made to JTS the last 10 years because before that hardly anything changed/improved. Now let's put a winning team on the field and we will fill that stadium every game! We almost do already even with cruddy teams!


    "The greatest risk in life is not taking one"

  9. #474
    Speechless
    Points: 217,632, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 33.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience PointsOverdrive

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    27,679
    Points
    217,632
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 587
    Given: 56

    Re: Release: SCHEMATIC DESIGNS FOR SOUTH END ZONE PROJECT RELEASED

    Quote Originally Posted by CysRage View Post
    Looks sick but unfortunately I think we are 10+ years at least until this is even a possibility. I'm just happy that the SEZ is finally a reality. It is amazing how many improvements have been made to JTS the last 10 years because before that hardly anything changed/improved. Now let's put a winning team on the field and we will fill that stadium every game! We almost do already even with cruddy teams!
    Agree that it is years away. But the possibility and potential looks great.



  10. #475
    Recruit
    Points: 3,756, Level: 17
    Level completed: 77%, Points required for next Level: 94
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    1000 Experience PointsVeteran

    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Posts
    108
    Points
    3,756
    Level
    17
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 21
    Given: 3

    Re: Release: SCHEMATIC DESIGNS FOR SOUTH END ZONE PROJECT RELEASED

    Quote Originally Posted by CysRage View Post
    Looks sick but unfortunately I think we are 10+ years at least until this is even a possibility. I'm just happy that the SEZ is finally a reality. It is amazing how many improvements have been made to JTS the last 10 years because before that hardly anything changed/improved. Now let's put a winning team on the field and we will fill that stadium every game! We almost do already even with cruddy teams!


    IF this were to ever happen it would be a huge loss to put it on the west side. Looking at the stadium from the west side makes it look much more big time at current state, think if it were like that on the east side from end to end



  11. #476
    Pro
    Points: 35,254, Level: 57
    Level completed: 84%, Points required for next Level: 196
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    25000 Experience PointsVeteran
    istater7's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2010
    Posts
    2,904
    Points
    35,254
    Level
    57
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 117
    Given: 86

    Re: Release: SCHEMATIC DESIGNS FOR SOUTH END ZONE PROJECT RELEASED

    Quote Originally Posted by KCCLONE712 View Post
    IF this were to ever happen it would be a huge loss to put it on the west side. Looking at the stadium from the west side makes it look much more big time at current state, think if it were like that on the east side from end to end
    Please tell me there's a jimlad somewhere..



  12. #477
    All-Star
    Points: 19,176, Level: 42
    Level completed: 26%, Points required for next Level: 674
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered10000 Experience Points
    Skidoosh's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Posts
    1,405
    Points
    19,176
    Level
    42
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 371
    Given: 110

    Re: Release: SCHEMATIC DESIGNS FOR SOUTH END ZONE PROJECT RELEASED

    Quote Originally Posted by Haverhill View Post
    What? The money spends the same, whether its one donor or three thousand donors.
    Yes, the money spends the same, but now half of OSU's campus has Pickens' name on it somewhere.



  13. #478
    Speechless
    Points: 440,061, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Nov 2007
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    23,988
    Points
    440,061
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 249
    Given: 30

    Re: Release: SCHEMATIC DESIGNS FOR SOUTH END ZONE PROJECT RELEASED

    Quote Originally Posted by Cycsk View Post
    Is anybody else hoping that something happens to delay the construction so they can't replace the current endzone section and we get to keep our endzone seats for one more year? I know it is selfish and I don't really hope it happens, but it crosses my mind every once in a while.
    You should get punched in the face repeatedly for this post.



  14. #479
    Pro
    Points: 51,522, Level: 70
    Level completed: 27%, Points required for next Level: 1,028
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    CYCLNST8's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Location
    Urbandale
    Posts
    2,711
    Points
    51,522
    Level
    70
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 514
    Given: 700

    Re: Release: SCHEMATIC DESIGNS FOR SOUTH END ZONE PROJECT RELEASED

    @Goothrey

    Must spread rep. You are the man.




  15. #480
    Rookie
    Points: 10,393, Level: 30
    Level completed: 74%, Points required for next Level: 157
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Chicago
    Posts
    547
    Points
    10,393
    Level
    30
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 7
    Given: 5

    Re: Release: SCHEMATIC DESIGNS FOR SOUTH END ZONE PROJECT RELEASED

    Two benefits of adding it to the east side would be the improved facade being visible from University Ave. and the team could also move to the west side (if the cameras went with the press box).



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