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    Why do we boo so much?

    Its kind of embarrassing that we boo EVERY call that doesn't go our way. We are the laughing stock of college basketball because of how much our fans boo.



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    Re: Why do we boo so much?

    Everyone does it, it isn't just ISU fans.



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    Re: Why do we boo so much?

    We are the laughing stock of college basketball because of how much our fans boo.
    It's good that there's always people to crack jokes to make us feel good in tough times.



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    Re: Why do we boo so much?

    we're lucky to have fans that care enough to boo at this point



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    Re: Why do we boo so much?

    I'm pretty sure that anyone that has ever been to a college game outside of Ames, Iowa has also heard "boo". Any sort of student section tends to do that.



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    Re: Why do we boo so much?

    Quote Originally Posted by gocubs2118 View Post
    Its kind of embarrassing that we boo EVERY call that doesn't go our way. We are the laughing stock of college basketball because of how much our fans boo.
    this is what fans do... Saying we are the laughing stock is quite a stretch, who did you poll ?



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    Re: Why do we boo so much?

    Quote Originally Posted by CYCRAZY View Post
    this is what fans do... Saying we are the laughing stock is quite a stretch, who did you poll ?
    Probably that girl who likes puddin'.



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    Re: Why do we boo so much?

    I highly doubt that anyone other fans care that we boo, they boo just the same. Its just not in ames, iowa.



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    Re: Why do we boo so much?

    Hey, guys, it's fine to disagree - but no personal attacks. Thanks.


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    Re: Why do we boo so much?

    I am not certain of this, but I would think that boo'ing is part of the home court advantage??? It has to have some kind of effect on the officials?



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    Re: Why do we boo so much?

    Frustration



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    Re: Why do we boo so much?

    Quote Originally Posted by Angie View Post
    Hey, guys, it's fine to disagree - but no personal attacks. Thanks.
    I agree Ang, but I honestly didnt see any personal attacks in this thread so far unless one got deleted ?



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    Re: Why do we boo so much?

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    Probably that girl who likes puddin'.
    No that is geronimousosclone as a kid



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    Re: Why do we boo so much?

    Ok maybe we aren't the laughing stock but we don't have to boo every god damn call that doesn't go our way. Its part of the game that refs are going to screw up.



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    Re: Why do we boo so much?

    If we're the laughing stock of college basketball our fans have nothing to do with it.



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