Originally Posted by bombay
Had hockey season tickets for 4 years, still don't recall that. There's a good chance I wasn't paying attention, though.
How far were you from the student section?
They got rid of Boone in like 1997. Around 2008, the alumni association bucked the new administration by pooling money to get an unofficial Boone mascot. Just recently, the school decided not to let the mascot come to games.
From 1997 until today there were always "bring back Boone" chants. Around 2010 is when it became a preeminent at games.
I had student-section season tickets (almost exactly behind the south goal - Pios shoot twice) in 2009 and 2011... and attended about a third the games in 2010 (Spent a good chunk of that year in the Netherlands).
I don't recall ever not