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    Lost 1670 Fans/Game From Last Year

    I went to the final home game last year and bought a ticket from the box office. Ended up sitting on the very top row of Hilton and the game was about 200 fans short of a sellout.

    I see the attendance yesterday was about 2500 fans short of a sellout. I looked back at the home attendance for the 8 conference games each of the past 2 years.

    Last year we had 3 games above 14,000 and averaged 13,267. This year we had only one game above 12,100 and averaged 11,596. Overall drop was 1671 fans per game for the conference season.



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    Re: Lost 1670 Fans/Game From Last Year

    Yep, consistent inconsistency will do that to a program.



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    Re: Lost 1670 Fans/Game From Last Year

    Bad season plus bad economy = lower attendance. No surprise.



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    Re: Lost 1670 Fans/Game From Last Year

    Hopefully that will go up next year with gilstrap, colvin, and if brackins comes back, he'll be an all america candidate



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    Re: Lost 1670 Fans/Game From Last Year

    If the average ticket for conference games was 20 bucks, that's over 250k in the difference between last year and this year. Ouch.



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    Re: Lost 1670 Fans/Game From Last Year

    Attendance was still better than I thought it'd be this year.



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    Re: Lost 1670 Fans/Game From Last Year

    Quote Originally Posted by Drive4cy View Post
    Attendance was still better than I thought it'd be this year.
    ISU fans are way too nice.



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    Re: Lost 1670 Fans/Game From Last Year

    Put a decent team on the floor and it will sell out again!



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    Re: Lost 1670 Fans/Game From Last Year

    Still twice as good as iowa


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    Re: Lost 1670 Fans/Game From Last Year

    Quote Originally Posted by Drive4cy View Post
    Attendance was still better than I thought it'd be this year.
    Same here. I had my season tickets, and will get them again next year. I thought we had good attendance considering the team on the court. Hilton still gets very loud when the crowd gets into it.


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    Re: Lost 1670 Fans/Game From Last Year

    Quote Originally Posted by Clones21 View Post
    Still twice as good as iowa
    Unfortunately not true



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    Re: Lost 1670 Fans/Game From Last Year

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonepower View Post
    Unfortunately not true
    For real????????? i was for sure Iowa had the worse attendence in the country


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    Re: Lost 1670 Fans/Game From Last Year

    I'm still impressed with the amount of people turning out for the games, with the product on the court. Always good to see.



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    Re: Lost 1670 Fans/Game From Last Year

    Quote Originally Posted by Clones21 View Post
    For real????????? i was for sure Iowa had the worse attendence in the country
    Have you ever seen a game at Colorado?


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    Re: Lost 1670 Fans/Game From Last Year

    Quote Originally Posted by CyDude16 View Post
    I'm still impressed with the amount of people turning out for the games, with the product on the court. Always good to see.
    I honestly couldn't believe our attendance was so high for the Baylor game. Weekday game, bad team, subpar opponent, still managed to get over 10K.


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