Over 40,000 season tickets sold

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  1. Me State

    Me State Well-Known Member

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    Iowa State has again sold over 40,000 season tickets.
    Great work Cyclone Fans!!!

    http://www.desmoinesregister.com/story/sports/college/iowa-state/isu-football/2014/08/15/iowa-state-football-cyclones-jamie-pollard-paul-rhoads-40000-jack-trice-stadium/14140147/

    Wow!
     
  2. RING4CY

    RING4CY Well-Known Member
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    Slim pickins left for season tickets. I just can't justify buying season tickets without having a full-time job, even if it's in section 2.
     
  3. CyStalker

    CyStalker Active Member

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    Way to go Cyclone Nation. Proud to be two of the 40K+. Excited to get the season started!!!
     
  4. Cyfan4good

    Cyfan4good Active Member

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    Section 1. Still All In!
     
  5. FarminCy

    FarminCy Well-Known Member

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    #5 FarminCy, Aug 16, 2014
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    Section E since the day I was born. Between my folks, my wife and I, and our farm we have 12 seats.

    Awesome to see where sales have gone compared to the numbers I knew growing up in the 80s and 90s.
     
  6. Cycsk

    Cycsk Well-Known Member

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    Can you imagine what will happen if we have football success like basketball is having? Wow!
     
  7. CysRage

    CysRage Well-Known Member

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    4 holders from section 20 here! Cyclone Nation represent!
     
  8. Skidoosh

    Skidoosh Well-Known Member

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    Cyclone football is a powder-keg just waiting to go off - I just hope I can see explode in my lifetime.
     
  9. boyd

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  10. mustangcy

    mustangcy Well-Known Member

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    I think you have to be pleased with over 40k after a 3 win season but with that said it bums me out that almost 3k people decided to drop their season tickets because of a bad year. I mean, the amount of alums and new fans starting jobs with extra income should have covered the few band-wagoners that jumped ship right? I guess not...
     
  11. mustangcy

    mustangcy Well-Known Member

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    I also almost wished they had not announced the first two games being 11:00 am kickoffs so early. I know for me it was a serious buzzkill learning that and frankly I have to miss both games because of work and coaching flag football. 11:00 kicks seriously suck.
     
  12. Aclone

    Aclone Well-Known Member

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    FIFY
     
  13. Aclone

    Aclone Well-Known Member

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    2K less hillside seats was probably most of that. At the same time, with a bounceback year (and the extra capacity in the SEZ) , sales should bounce back next year as it is.
     
  14. DFWClone

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    I know this is gonna sound bad but I like the 11 game for us. It allows me to watch the later good games during the day. I can get ISU's game out of the way in the morning because I feel obligated to watch it and then after our game, real football starts.
     
  15. Cydkar

    Cydkar Well-Known Member

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    Ya think?
     
  16. chuckd4735

    chuckd4735 Well-Known Member

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    I dont mind the 11 AM's, but Id prefer 2 or less each season.
     
  17. WooClone15

    WooClone15 Well-Known Member

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    Your comment does sound really bad, but not for the reason you think.
     
  18. Stormin

    Stormin Well-Known Member

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    I don't mind the 11 am games so much. What I don't like are the late November Night Games. IMO, prefer no November Night games, but especially not after the first or second week in November.
     
  19. ExCyment

    ExCyment Well-Known Member

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    I don't know, it worked out pretty well one time.
     
  20. ribsnwhiskey

    ribsnwhiskey Well-Known Member

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    What a great fan you are.
     

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