Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 17
  1. #1
    Recruit
    Points: 5,418, Level: 21
    Level completed: 74%, Points required for next Level: 132
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Location
    Central Iowa
    Posts
    124
    Points
    5,418
    Level
    21
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    End zone seats, where does the band sit

    What is all of your opinions about the south end zone seats?

    Does the band sit on the east side of the endzone seats still? Do they get annoying or should I try to find something on the sides?



  2. #2
    Legend
    Points: 407,892, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 24.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    cyclonedave25's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Location
    Chicago, IL
    Posts
    14,650
    Points
    407,892
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 566
    Given: 271

    Re: End zone seats, where does the band sit

    The band sits in the north endzone, next to the students.


    When Prepared, Fear No One.

  3. #3
    All-Star
    Points: 28,153, Level: 51
    Level completed: 55%, Points required for next Level: 497
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    ISUcy08's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Posts
    1,947
    Points
    28,153
    Level
    51
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: End zone seats, where does the band sit

    Haven't been to a game lately, huh?


    2009 Insight Bowl Champions!

  4. #4
    All-Star
    Points: 21,550, Level: 44
    Level completed: 89%, Points required for next Level: 100
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience PointsVeteran

    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Location
    Parts Unknown
    Posts
    1,681
    Points
    21,550
    Level
    44
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 16
    Given: 16

    Re: End zone seats, where does the band sit

    They suck! I can't wait till they put permanent seats of some kind in.



  5. #5
    Recruit
    Points: 5,418, Level: 21
    Level completed: 74%, Points required for next Level: 132
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Location
    Central Iowa
    Posts
    124
    Points
    5,418
    Level
    21
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: End zone seats, where does the band sit

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUcy08 View Post
    Haven't been to a game lately, huh?

    Yeah, kind of embarrassing I know. Last game I went to I think was McCarney's game against Kansas where people had bags over their heads.



  6. #6
    Prospect
    Points: 2,806, Level: 15
    Level completed: 19%, Points required for next Level: 244
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Social1 year registered1000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Location
    Des Plaines, IL
    Posts
    36
    Points
    2,806
    Level
    15
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: End zone seats, where does the band sit

    The band is on the north end zone...and they're definitely not annoying. They're just a bunch of college students that represent the university well and do a damn good job every home game.

    Not that I have a bias or anything considering I was drum major last year...



  7. #7
    Starter
    Points: 19,836, Level: 42
    Level completed: 99%, Points required for next Level: 14
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Aug 2008
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    949
    Points
    19,836
    Level
    42
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: End zone seats, where does the band sit

    Do people do any research before they post?

    eigh...I wonder if the band sits on the south endzone still. I could just look at a couple pictures on cyclones.com, but I think I'll just post on cyclonefanatic.com and annoy people with my lack of ability to use google or cyclones.com

    end rant, sorry this flood business has me on edge.



  8. #8
    Prospect
    Points: 3,192, Level: 16
    Level completed: 36%, Points required for next Level: 258
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran1000 Experience Points
    bb4cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    43
    Points
    3,192
    Level
    16
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: End zone seats, where does the band sit

    Quote Originally Posted by CyclonePower88 View Post
    The band is on the north end zone...and they're definitely not annoying. They're just a bunch of college students that represent the university well and do a damn good job every home game.

    Not that I have a bias or anything considering I was drum major last year...
    Ha!!



  9. #9
    All-Star
    Points: 21,550, Level: 44
    Level completed: 89%, Points required for next Level: 100
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience PointsVeteran

    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Location
    Parts Unknown
    Posts
    1,681
    Points
    21,550
    Level
    44
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 16
    Given: 16

    Re: End zone seats, where does the band sit

    Quote Originally Posted by CyclonePower88 View Post
    The band is on the north end zone...and they're definitely not annoying. They're just a bunch of college students that represent the university well and do a damn good job every home game.

    Not that I have a bias or anything considering I was drum major last year...
    You were the one that everybody was saying was messing up the formations and trippin while you were marching. What were you doin?



  10. #10
    Recruit
    Points: 5,418, Level: 21
    Level completed: 74%, Points required for next Level: 132
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Location
    Central Iowa
    Posts
    124
    Points
    5,418
    Level
    21
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: End zone seats, where does the band sit

    Quote Originally Posted by bigcyfan82 View Post
    Do people do any research before they post?

    eigh...I wonder if the band sits on the south endzone still. I could just look at a couple pictures on cyclones.com, but I think I'll just post on cyclonefanatic.com and annoy people with my lack of ability to use google or cyclones.com

    end rant, sorry this flood business has me on edge.

    I can get a hell of a good look at a T-Bone steak by sticking my head up a bull's ***, but I'd rather take the butcher's word for it

    Looks like the butcher checked in, thanks cyclone88



  11. #11
    Addict
    Points: 136,389, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    clones_jer's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    IA
    Posts
    8,337
    Points
    136,389
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 4
    Given: 0

    Re: End zone seats, where does the band sit

    Quote Originally Posted by GrayerClone View Post
    I can get a hell of a good look at a T-Bone steak by sticking my head up a bull's ***, but I'd rather take the butcher's word for it

    Looks like the butcher checked in, thanks cyclone88
    I approve of this comeback.



  12. #12
    All-Star
    Points: 31,445, Level: 54
    Level completed: 55%, Points required for next Level: 505
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    CykoAGR's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Waukee, IA
    Posts
    1,675
    Points
    31,445
    Level
    54
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 68

    Re: End zone seats, where does the band sit

    This was discussed in a previous thread but here goes.

    I had end zone tics last year. IMO you cant beat them for the price. You still get the atmosphere and to be honest it was never crowded and no one was crowding you out of your spot.

    Its tough to see how big of a gain/loss was on a play because you are looking at it straight on. You get to see the game more from the players perspective instead of the normal TV camera angle so that is different. It is really cool when the Cyclones are headed into the endzone just a few feet away.

    If you are considering I would definately buy them, if you already have them you will not be dissapointed.


    “It’s beyond pride. It’s a restored trust. There’s a confidence again, a passion that teeters on swagger. More than anything, (Iowa State head coach Paul Rhoads) has restored the Iowa State “it” factor, the steadfast belief that it is great to be a Cyclone...the man’s enthusiasm is genuine to the core...”
    – columnist Sean Keeler, Des Moines Register

  13. #13
    Addict
    Points: 118,229, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    aeroclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Posts
    6,025
    Points
    118,229
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 233
    Given: 82

    Re: End zone seats, where does the band sit

    Agreed that the perspective can make it hard to see yards gained or lost, but it is cool to see the play develop from that perspective. It is more like playing Madden than watching a game on TV. I would suggest trying to sit up as high as you can, as it gives you a little more depth perception.

    The other great thing about the end zone is that it seems to have a lot more leg room and there are backs on the seats. Being a taller guy, this makes it a much more comfortable place to watch a game from.



  14. #14
    Pro
    Points: 32,353, Level: 55
    Level completed: 37%, Points required for next Level: 697
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    iowast8fan's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    2,122
    Points
    32,353
    Level
    55
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 40
    Given: 20

    Re: End zone seats, where does the band sit

    South endzone seats sucked in my opinion. I've only sat in them twice, and would rather take hillside. You can't see the big screen because it is behind you. The speaker system is directly behind you, so it is annoyingly loud. Other than that, the view is fine except when play is on the north end of the field...at that point you may as well turn around and watch it on the screen. It's neat to watch field goals from this angle, and view of plays on the south side of the field are wonderful.


    Last edited by iowast8fan; 08-12-2010 at 10:08 AM.

  15. #15
    Pro
    Points: 32,353, Level: 55
    Level completed: 37%, Points required for next Level: 697
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    iowast8fan's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    2,122
    Points
    32,353
    Level
    55
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 40
    Given: 20

    Re: End zone seats, where does the band sit

    Quote Originally Posted by bigcyfan82 View Post
    Do people do any research before they post?

    eigh...I wonder if the band sits on the south endzone still. I could just look at a couple pictures on cyclones.com, but I think I'll just post on cyclonefanatic.com and annoy people with my lack of ability to use google or cyclones.com

    end rant, sorry this flood business has me on edge.
    You are kind of a d!ck. If it annoys you, don't open the thread. The title is pretty clear about the content of the thread. Also, the guy is looking for opinions about the quality of the seat location, and you just don't get that from looking at pictures.



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