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    CR Gazette- front page of sports section 1/17

    check out the great coverage of ISU's victory over Mizzou last night... (yes there was an article on p. 2, but cripes people, an article about the BTN topping the page?)
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    Re: CR Gazette- front page of sports section 1/17

    hey I grew up in CR. you won't see me surprised.

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    Re: CR Gazette- front page of sports section 1/17

    typical. it's all about the BTN and iowa.


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    Re: CR Gazette- front page of sports section 1/17

    Just proof that papers would rather report on controversy and negative things rather than positive.

    If we had lost it would have made the front page. In this case, I'll take page 2 over page one any day.



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    Re: CR Gazette- front page of sports section 1/17

    Not surprising. It is 30 minutes from Iowa City in the Hawkeye stronghold of eastern iowa.


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    Re: CR Gazette- front page of sports section 1/17

    You wouldn't expect to see an article about ISU in the IC Press-Citizen any more than you should expect to see ISU on the front page of the Gazette.


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    Re: CR Gazette- front page of sports section 1/17

    If ISU keeps it up, they'll have to report on Cyclone basketball because Iowa will be too boring, like it already is, to even care about over there as it is to me. Who gives a CRAP about Iowa. I pay attention to Iowa when they lose. Enough said.


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    Re: CR Gazette- front page of sports section 1/17

    Anyone else notice the increased volume of adds for the BIG 10 network? All over the radio and have seen a some on tv(medicom)



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    Re: CR Gazette- front page of sports section 1/17

    I'm with Keep - What part of this is supposed to be a suprise?

    I'd have been shocked if they had put our win on the front page...


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    Re: CR Gazette- front page of sports section 1/17

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    Anyone else notice the increased volume of adds for the BIG 10 network? All over the radio and have seen a some on tv(medicom)
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    Re: CR Gazette- front page of sports section 1/17

    In other news...water is wet!

    Seriously though, does this come as any shock? That paper is basically a Hawk paper.



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    Re: CR Gazette- front page of sports section 1/17

    Honestly if anybody should be ****** it's Drake, they're the only relevant team in the state and they can't get any love.




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    Re: CR Gazette- front page of sports section 1/17

    What gets me is that Des Moines is 30 miles from Ames and we don't receive bias coverage from The Register like The CR Gazette gives the Hawks. Every time I hear a Hawk fan complain about Register coverage, I say move to Eastern Iowa...this is Cyclone Country!



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    Re: CR Gazette- front page of sports section 1/17

    no doubt. you'd think being 16-1, 6-0 would get you a little more than a small column on the 2nd page.


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    Re: CR Gazette- front page of sports section 1/17

    I mean it all comes down to what sells, and nobody gives a crap about ISU in CR. Frankly nobody really gives a crap about Drake anywhere, so that's why they are relegated to the second page.




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