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Re: ULL discussion

Unread post by biggie » Mon Dec 02, 2019 11:02 am

Starts by asking for fans to show up to take advantage of the home field.



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Unread post by proasu89 » Mon Dec 02, 2019 11:08 am

I hate that he had to ask.



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Re: ULL discussion

Unread post by biggie » Mon Dec 02, 2019 11:12 am

Didn't hear any injury updates except that Harrington was sore as expected but fine.



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Re: ULL discussion

Unread post by hapapp » Mon Dec 02, 2019 11:14 am

biggie wrote:
Mon Dec 02, 2019 11:12 am
Didn't hear any injury updates except that Harrington was sore as expected but fine.
Drink said Reed was likely a no-go on Saturday. Huff 50-50.



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Re: ULL discussion

Unread post by AppSt94 » Mon Dec 02, 2019 11:14 am

One factor that coach addresses is the ST and their ability to put us in bad field position in the last matchup. Hoping the weather factors into their ability to replicate the results.



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Re: ULL discussion

Unread post by Mjohn1988 » Mon Dec 02, 2019 11:21 am

biggie wrote:
Mon Dec 02, 2019 11:02 am
Starts by asking for fans to show up to take advantage of the home field.
Had to call the ticket office this morning. Took 45 minutes to get through. Hope that’s a good sign. It really is bad that we have to worry about having a good crowd. Just shows that we really need to work on getting folks to understand the importance of the conference championship and not just P5 wins. I do think the students will be there and the weather looks as good as we could expect in December.



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Re: ULL discussion

Unread post by ASU2012 » Mon Dec 02, 2019 11:22 am

Weather forecast should help tremendously compared to last year. Also, fans have had 3-4 weeks to plan a trip up for this match, assuming we took care of our own business. Last year, I believe we had to have help in 2 out of the final 3 weeks to host, correct?

I expect a much better crowd than last year for those two reasons



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Re: ULL discussion

Unread post by appstatealum » Mon Dec 02, 2019 11:28 am

Mjohn1988 wrote:
Mon Dec 02, 2019 11:21 am
biggie wrote:
Mon Dec 02, 2019 11:02 am
Starts by asking for fans to show up to take advantage of the home field.
Had to call the ticket office this morning. Took 45 minutes to get through. Hope that’s a good sign. It really is bad that we have to worry about having a good crowd. Just shows that we really need to work on getting folks to understand the importance of the conference championship and not just P5 wins. I do think the students will be there and the weather looks as good as we could expect in December.
I still have not been able to get through, been trying since 8:15am


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Re: ULL discussion

Unread post by The Rock » Mon Dec 02, 2019 11:33 am

Sometimes the biggest crowd does not equal the best crowd. Sometimes smaller crowds are louder. Last year was one of those small but good crowds



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Re: ULL discussion

Unread post by SpeedkingATL » Mon Dec 02, 2019 11:36 am

Time to pack The Rock! Nothing like a breakfast tailgate and postgame victory cocktails!! Make the 12th man a reality this Saturday!



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Re: ULL discussion

Unread post by NattyBumppo'sRevenge » Mon Dec 02, 2019 11:36 am

When does Christmas break start for the students?



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Re: ULL discussion

Unread post by appgrad95&97 » Mon Dec 02, 2019 11:40 am

NattyBumppo'sRevenge wrote:
Mon Dec 02, 2019 11:36 am
When does Christmas break start for the students?
Exams are the 4th-11th.



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Re: ULL discussion

Unread post by appgrad95&97 » Mon Dec 02, 2019 11:43 am

biggie wrote:
Mon Dec 02, 2019 11:02 am
Starts by asking for fans to show up to take advantage of the home field.
I'm interested in seeing how our attendance matches up with Memphis .



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Re: ULL discussion

Unread post by scatman77 » Mon Dec 02, 2019 11:45 am

Exams 45h - 11th. What a fantastic break between exams for students to really pack The Rock!

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Re: ULL discussion

Unread post by biggie » Mon Dec 02, 2019 11:46 am

hapapp wrote:
Mon Dec 02, 2019 11:14 am
biggie wrote:
Mon Dec 02, 2019 11:12 am
Didn't hear any injury updates except that Harrington was sore as expected but fine.
Drink said Reed was likely a no-go on Saturday. Huff 50-50.
Thanks, didn't hear that as I was distracted for a second by people trying to make me do work.



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Re: ULL discussion

Unread post by biggie » Mon Dec 02, 2019 11:47 am

Mjohn1988 wrote:
Mon Dec 02, 2019 11:21 am
biggie wrote:
Mon Dec 02, 2019 11:02 am
Starts by asking for fans to show up to take advantage of the home field.
Had to call the ticket office this morning. Took 45 minutes to get through. Hope that’s a good sign. It really is bad that we have to worry about having a good crowd. Just shows that we really need to work on getting folks to understand the importance of the conference championship and not just P5 wins. I do think the students will be there and the weather looks as good as we could expect in December.
Must be pretty busy around there, I'm on the list for club seats and haven't heard a thing yet.



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Re: ULL discussion

Unread post by Appstate88 » Mon Dec 02, 2019 11:48 am

The most important thing we can do is to be in Kidd Brewer stadium and not the lazy-boy Saturday. Make the commitment and go. Loud and Proud Mountaineers.



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Re: ULL discussion

Unread post by Kafarmer » Mon Dec 02, 2019 11:53 am

We’re a Top 20 team playing for a conference championship! #FillKiddBrewer #FillTheRock #30KAppFans Need a Top 20, championship crowd!



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Re: ULL discussion

Unread post by AppSt12 » Mon Dec 02, 2019 11:56 am

Keep in mind guys, no G5 has ever sold out a conference title game. American sports teams are season ticket heavy and rely on planning as fans travel from great distances. Many many fans plan the games they are going to months in advance. NFL and MLS teams experience smaller playoff crowds than regular season.

If you think Clemson would sell out this weekend if it hosted Pitt you would be wrong. Just a reality. 20k would be a miracle, especially considering the distances our fans travel from



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