Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 27
  1. #1
    Prospect
    Points: 3,317, Level: 16
    Level completed: 67%, Points required for next Level: 133
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran1000 Experience Points
    cyclones360's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    Location
    West Des Moines
    Posts
    10
    Points
    3,317
    Level
    16
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Crowd at Black Hills State game

    I could not make it up to the game but how was the crowd? Was anybody in the upper deck at all or did everyone move down?



  2. #2
    Addict
    Points: 95,042, Level: 95
    Level completed: 99%, Points required for next Level: 8
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    CYdTracked's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Des Moines, IA
    Posts
    8,696
    Points
    95,042
    Level
    95
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 8
    Given: 7

    Re: Crowd at Black Hills State game

    You could put everyone from the upper level in the lower level and it still wouldn't have filled the lower level entirely. Maybe 6-7K there at most


    Go Cubs Go!

  3. #3
    Legend
    Points: 407,192, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 32.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    cyclonedave25's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Location
    Chicago, IL
    Posts
    14,640
    Points
    407,192
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 556
    Given: 265

    Re: Crowd at Black Hills State game

    Quote Originally Posted by travman23 View Post
    You could put everyone from the upper level in the lower level and it still wouldn't have filled the lower level entirely. Maybe 6-7K there at most
    So, now HB definitely won't commit to us...


    When Prepared, Fear No One.

  4. #4
    Pro
    Points: 77,508, Level: 86
    Level completed: 54%, Points required for next Level: 842
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    TheCaptain's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Location
    Iowa
    Posts
    3,125
    Points
    77,508
    Level
    86
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 105
    Given: 24

    Re: Crowd at Black Hills State game

    7000 for the first exb game is OK.


    ------------------------------------------------------------
    Excessive intake of alcohol, we all know, kills brain cells, but naturally it attacks the slowest and weakest brain cells first. In this way regular consumption of beer eliminates the weaker brain cells, making the brain a faster and more efficient machine. That's why you always feel smarter after a few beers.

  5. #5
    Addict
    Points: 181,166, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 12.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Location
    Marshalltown
    Posts
    9,955
    Points
    181,166
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 124
    Given: 120

    Re: Crowd at Black Hills State game

    HS playoffs had to effect it a little. I know 5 that would have been there otherwise.

    I just realized I'm going to have to make another decision Friday since M'town won.



  6. #6
    Speechless
    Points: 188,344, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 23.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    kingcy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    Location
    Menlo, Iowa
    Posts
    17,501
    Points
    188,344
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 168
    Given: 114

    Re: Crowd at Black Hills State game

    Quote Originally Posted by TheCaptain View Post
    7000 for the first exb game is OK.
    Iowa thinks 7000 is good for a conference game.



  7. #7
    Addict
    Points: 101,345, Level: 99
    Level completed: 15%, Points required for next Level: 1,705
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    HiltonMagic's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    CA
    Posts
    6,186
    Points
    101,345
    Level
    99
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 19
    Given: 40

    Re: Crowd at Black Hills State game

    Quote Originally Posted by kingcy View Post
    Iowa thinks 7000 is good for the season.
    fixed


    Don't confuse hope for a plan.

  8. #8
    Addict
    Points: 81,887, Level: 88
    Level completed: 97%, Points required for next Level: 63
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    5,831
    Points
    81,887
    Level
    88
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 90
    Given: 0

    Re: Crowd at Black Hills State game

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonedave25 View Post
    So, now HB definitely won't commit to us...
    I thought that his unofficial isn't until Friday.

    BTW, this is going to be a long 10 days on this board.



  9. #9
    Addict
    Points: 133,427, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    cyrevkah's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2008
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    7,151
    Points
    133,427
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 123
    Given: 558

    Re: Crowd at Black Hills State game

    The speakers had issues tonight. But I don't think they ever announced to move down either.

    It sounded like only the ones on one half were on...so on my side it was garbeled and hard to understand.



  10. #10
    Pro
    Points: 45,720, Level: 66
    Level completed: 13%, Points required for next Level: 1,230
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    Rods79's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    2,519
    Points
    45,720
    Level
    66
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 7
    Given: 8

    Re: Crowd at Black Hills State game

    I thought the crowd looked adequate on CZ for an exhibition game. I would expect more people there on Friday...all things considering. Would be nice for the students to step up and show some hospitality to our guest...now is your chance, and when better to do it when everyone is jacked up on the way our team is playing? Believe me, if I could be there I would join right in.

    On another note, does anyone know why we don't do a "midnight madness" kind of thing for opening practice like other schools do?



  11. #11
    Addict
    Points: 213,739, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 14.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    SplitIdentity's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    8,063
    Points
    213,739
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 95
    Given: 13

    Re: Crowd at Black Hills State game

    Quote Originally Posted by kingcy View Post
    Iowa thinks 7000 is good for a conference game.
    Iowa averaged more for conference games than ISU :)


    The artist formerly known as SouthernHawk

  12. #12
    Speechless
    Points: 188,344, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 23.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    kingcy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    Location
    Menlo, Iowa
    Posts
    17,501
    Points
    188,344
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 168
    Given: 114

    Re: Crowd at Black Hills State game

    Quote Originally Posted by SplitIdentity View Post
    Iowa averaged more for conference games than ISU :)
    Because they use fuzzy math.



  13. #13
    Pro
    Points: 60,168, Level: 76
    Level completed: 8%, Points required for next Level: 1,482
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Cyched's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2009
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    2,567
    Points
    60,168
    Level
    76
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 120
    Given: 83

    Re: Crowd at Black Hills State game

    Obviously it seemed a little sparse but it was good for a Monday night exhibition game



  14. #14
    Addict
    Points: 93,127, Level: 94
    Level completed: 99%, Points required for next Level: 23
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Frak's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2009
    Location
    Dow City, IA
    Posts
    5,658
    Points
    93,127
    Level
    94
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 110
    Given: 43

    Re: Crowd at Black Hills State game

    Quote Originally Posted by SplitIdentity View Post
    Iowa averaged more for conference games than ISU :)
    Does that count the "bring a friend for free" promotion? Or are they double counting the knitting ladies?



  15. #15
    Addict
    Points: 118,867, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    cyclonenum1's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Posts
    7,181
    Points
    118,867
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Crowd at Black Hills State game

    Quote Originally Posted by TheCaptain View Post
    7000 for the first exb game is OK.
    I hate that the passion for ISU BB that Johnny inspired in the early and mid eighties seems to have died. Half full...even for a lousy exhibition game would have never happened back when I was in school in the mid 80s. And we certainly wouldn't have been "OK" with it if it did. Oh well, things obviously change.



    I cheer for two teams, Iowa State and whoever is playing the hawkeyes.

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: FOX
  • Iowa State vs. Baylor
  • September 27, 2014
  • 07:20 PM