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    Hawkeye fan not happy

    With whatís going to happen to ISU. I am in favor of the state subsidizing ISU at least until they can find a viable option for their situation. Iím not going to lie, I love the fact that Iowa is benefiting from all of this but not at the expense of ISU. I was born and raised in this state and I take great pride in it. So for what itís worth this Hawkeye fan is on your side.



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    Re: Hawkeye fan not happy

    Quote Originally Posted by keokuk1 View Post
    With whatís going to happen to ISU. I am in favor of the state subsidizing ISU at least until they can find a viable option for their situation. Iím not going to lie, I love the fact that Iowa is benefiting from all of this but not at the expense of ISU. I was born and raised in this state and I take great pride in it. So for what itís worth this Hawkeye fan is on your side.
    Hopefully, both the Big East and the remaining Big 12 schools will agree to join and form a 12-team football conference. ISU isn't going to be left out in the cold.



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    Re: Hawkeye fan not happy

    Well we thank you for your support, sadly it doesn't seem like most of the rest of Hawkeye Nation feels the same way. They are getting their kicks at ISU while we're down...


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    Re: Hawkeye fan not happy

    Quote Originally Posted by keokuk1 View Post
    With whatís going to happen to ISU. I am in favor of the state subsidizing ISU at least until they can find a viable option for their situation. Iím not going to lie, I love the fact that Iowa is benefiting from all of this but not at the expense of ISU. I was born and raised in this state and I take great pride in it. So for what itís worth this Hawkeye fan is on your side.

    You're going to get excommunicated for that. But, thank you. :-)



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    Re: Hawkeye fan not happy

    Yeah, most Hawkeye would hate you if they saw that. You aren't snickering at our situation. Thanks for the kind words though. We don't get many of them from the Hawkeye side.


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    Re: Hawkeye fan not happy

    Quote Originally Posted by yaman3 View Post
    Yeah, most Hawkeye would hate you if they saw that. You aren't snickering at our situation. Thanks for the kind words though. We don't get many of them from the Hawkeye side.
    Well I use the same screen name every ware I go so you can link my commits if you want to onto hawkeyenation board. I personally don't understand where they are coming from on this but I guess I will have to agree to dissagree with my Hawkeye Brothers on this one. Go Hawks go Clones



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    Re: Hawkeye fan not happy

    Quote Originally Posted by geburgess View Post
    Well we thank you for your support, sadly it doesn't seem like most of the rest of Hawkeye Nation feels the same way. They are getting their kicks at ISU while we're down...
    Why do ISU fans keep stating this? From what I've seen in person and on several different Iowa boards(also including here), a small percentage of Iowa fans are giddy about this happening while most realize the consequences of ISU getting kicked out of a BCS conference. M



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    Re: Hawkeye fan not happy

    That's nice.

    However, we have been competing in a BCS conference without anybody subsidizing us. We haven't been at the top of the Big 12, but we have been very competitive in most every sport. This is not about us not being BSC calibur, this is about TV sets and no schools (including Iowa) caring one bit about our future.



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    Re: Hawkeye fan not happy

    I wouldnt be happy if i lived in Keokuk either. Nice backhanded slap. You dont supplement ****.


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    Re: Hawkeye fan not happy

    This is a bad situation for the people of Iowa. We have been one of the few states in the country where fans had a choice of major conferences to watch on any given Saturday. We have been like a city with both an American and National league team. Football fans in Iowa are the losers short term, long term student athletes in Iowa will lose opportunities to compete at the Dvision one level in Iowa.



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    Quote Originally Posted by M3MEPLEASE View Post
    Why do ISU fans keep stating this? From what I've seen in person and on several different Iowa boards(also including here), a small percentage of Iowa fans are giddy about this happening while most realize the consequences of ISU getting kicked out of a BCS conference. M
    I was at a wedding in eastern Iowa today and all the comments I heard were similar to "what community college conference is ISU going to be in?"



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    Re: Hawkeye fan not happy

    Quote Originally Posted by 1100011CS View Post
    I was at a wedding in eastern Iowa today and all the comments I heard were similar to "what community college conference is ISU going to be in?"
    You poor guy.


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    Re: Hawkeye fan not happy

    I guess I don't understand why we care what Iowa fans think. I appreciate the support but don't give a rip that others are getting off on our situation.



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    Re: Hawkeye fan not happy

    Quote Originally Posted by 1100011CS View Post
    I was at a wedding in eastern Iowa today and all the comments I heard were similar to "what community college conference is ISU going to be in?"
    I presume that they were experts on the community college education system.



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    Re: Hawkeye fan not happy

    Quote Originally Posted by 1100011CS View Post
    I was at a wedding in eastern Iowa today and all the comments I heard were similar to "what community college conference is ISU going to be in?"
    who cares what they say. In a few years they will all be talkin about the good ole days before this expansion happen. Wins in an expanded big 11 just got WAAAAAAAY tougher!



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