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Old 04-03-2001, 03:15 PM   #1
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This is a great story that provides the gory details of what maryland fans did after their loss to Duke on Saturday. http://www.inform.umd.edu/Diamondbac...-02/news3.html

I cant imagine what possesses these people to do these type of things. I guess it is a mob mentality.
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Old 04-03-2001, 05:21 PM   #2
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Not surpising. Fans, college students in particular, are notorius for doing things like this. I just assume they get so anticipated and excited for their team, they just lose it when they lose.

And think about it. When you are with a big crowd, you are likely to do more "naughty" things than you would by yourself. You just follow other people and before you know it, you are being extremely destructive. I heard Arizona fans were doing the same thing.
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Old 04-03-2001, 06:26 PM   #3
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It doesnt really suprise me at all. Lots of students started a riot here in town after the Purdue women lost the championship to Notre Dame. I guess people just look for any occasion to cause trouble. Seems stupid to me.

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