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    Anyone driving to Ames to see Rhoads' introduction?

    I left Ames last night and got home at 1:15am this morning, but I'm seriously considering going back to Ames tonight to see Rhoads introduced at the basketball game. Is anyone else doing it? It's a 2-hour drive each way, but it might be worth it, just to be there. I feel bad for the guy- he gets hired 24 hours after half the city hightails it out of town for Christmas break, so he doesn't get a super-huge party thrown for him in Hilton. The Jacksonvill State MBB game was going to be sparsely attended, but I wonder if this will increase attendance much. I was there last time; should I want to be there this time?


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    I also remember a game with Kansas when Cy (wore a huge suit then) went out to center field, squatted, and "pooped" a couple of chickens that had been dyed blue then chased them around.
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    Re: Anyone driving to Ames to see Rhoads' introduction?

    I will be there


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    Re: Anyone driving to Ames to see Rhoads' introduction?

    yeah, terrible move. unless the re-introduce him when we all come back.



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    Re: Anyone driving to Ames to see Rhoads' introduction?

    i am sure he understands that people are on break.


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    Re: Anyone driving to Ames to see Rhoads' introduction?

    Quote Originally Posted by ornryactor View Post
    I left Ames last night and got home at 1:15am this morning, but I'm seriously considering going back to Ames tonight to see Rhoads introduced at the basketball game. Is anyone else doing it? It's a 2-hour drive each way, but it might be worth it, just to be there. I feel bad for the guy- he gets hired 24 hours after half the city hightails it out of town for Christmas break, so he doesn't get a super-huge party thrown for him in Hilton. The Jacksonvill State MBB game was going to be sparsely attended, but I wonder if this will increase attendance much. I was there last time; should I want to be there this time?
    I was at sleazik's presser and it wasn't attended all that well. There will be more at the game than at his announcement



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    Re: Anyone driving to Ames to see Rhoads' introduction?

    Well, I am going to Ames for the basketball game... the halftime introduction will be a nice bonus.

    I'm sure they will help build on each other actually- the halftime introduction will bring more people than would normally attend a basketball game on a snowy day before break, and the basketball game will bring more people than would normally attend a coach's introduction. I guess you could call it... Cynergy!



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    Re: Anyone driving to Ames to see Rhoads' introduction?

    Quote Originally Posted by 83Clone View Post
    I was at sleazik's presser and it wasn't attended all that well. There will be more at the game than at his announcement
    I'm talking about attending the halftime introduction at tonight's basketball game, not the press conference at the Jake. I sincerely doubt there will be more people there than at the basketball game.


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    I also remember a game with Kansas when Cy (wore a huge suit then) went out to center field, squatted, and "pooped" a couple of chickens that had been dyed blue then chased them around.
    Quote Originally Posted by DJK15

    God I hope so, even if it's not the right thing to do, KF needs to do it.
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    Re: Anyone driving to Ames to see Rhoads' introduction?

    I'll be there with bells on.


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    Re: Anyone driving to Ames to see Rhoads' introduction?

    Can anyone put this on youtube so the Sleazick can see it?


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    Re: Anyone driving to Ames to see Rhoads' introduction?

    Looks like we may help Alabama again by talking to some ex recruits of Auburn....just saying. They owe us a tailgate sometime in the future. The defense was the best part of Alabam. No worry, Kid Rock, the Chiz will run the defense. Yeah. Cover nobody.


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    Re: Anyone driving to Ames to see Rhoads' introduction?

    Good idea, Wesley. Can someone going to the game bring a camcorder (not a cell phone or crappy point-and-shoot) and record the halftime introduction? I'm sure a lot of Cyclone fans that can't make it tonight would love to watch the event on Youtube!


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    I also remember a game with Kansas when Cy (wore a huge suit then) went out to center field, squatted, and "pooped" a couple of chickens that had been dyed blue then chased them around.
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    Re: Anyone driving to Ames to see Rhoads' introduction?

    The beauty of this hire is Bob McFarland and other current staff people have a better shot at keeping their job. Basically, the one HC took a hike, not the rest of the staff yet.


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    Re: Anyone driving to Ames to see Rhoads' introduction?

    Going to make the 5 minute drive and sit in my lower level seats on my hands (sarcasm).



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    Re: Anyone driving to Ames to see Rhoads' introduction?

    Quote Originally Posted by ISU4ME View Post
    Going to make the 5 minute drive and sit in my lower level seats on my hands (sarcasm).

    Where's your pirate??

    We're going. They don't allow camcorders, do they?

    I guarantee it's on cyclones.com.

    We'll think about the camcorder, from up in 216.


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    Re: Anyone driving to Ames to see Rhoads' introduction?

    Quote Originally Posted by ISU4ME View Post
    Going to make the 5 minute drive and sit in my lower level seats on my hands (sarcasm).
    Oh....there is an EIU home game today too?



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