Originally posted on FatManWriting  |  Last updated 2/27/13
There seems to be a disturbing trend among sports fans these days. It doesn't matter what sport or even what level. The same concept applies to some folks at pee wee games, junior high and high school ones, and especially college and professional. Sportsmanship is almost a thing of the past. I get it. Your team lost. The other team played dirty or the referees blew the call. It was not your team's fault. The other team played dirty or unfair. They cheated. Somehow when the game ended your team was on the wrong side of the scoreboard and that makes you mad. Since your mad about the outcome of a game--a game people--it is okay for you to threaten the lives of over people, verbally assault them, and disparage their good name when all they did was win. That is pretty much the tale of the tape for fans of the Iowa State Cyclones. After losing an incredible game 108-96 in overtime Monday that was marred by some questionable officiating several fans reacted in the worst way possible.
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