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cheap Canada Goose But of course you are, Dan and friends. This now marks the sixth entry I’ve penned about Hoyas and costumes, and it sounds like an even dozen might be in my future, because tomorrow is indeed Student Costume Night, an event whose winner will be given a student ticket to the Big East Tourney and a round trip Amtrak ticket to New York. During which train ride, we can only hope, the winner will be dressed like a suckling pig or a space cowboy or a 17th century buggy driver. cheap Canada Goose

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canadian goose jacket “The chicken, that was the first one I remember seeing, the canada goose outlet black friday sale guy who dressed up like a chicken,” said Andy Rowdon, Georgetown’s assistant director of marketing. Certainly there’s no parallel at Maryland, which offers only a super hero, a few Ninja Turtles buy canada goose uk and some afros. The Terps did invite students to dress in costume for a women’s exhibition game this year, but it was on Halloween, and most of the costumes were sports related, although some athletes did come dressed as M and M’s. canadian goose jacket

canada goose “We probably wouldn’t do that for men’s basketball, simply because men’s basketball we try to keep as traditional as possible,” said Senior Associate Athletics Director Brian Ullmann. “We love that people dress up, but for us, we like to keep it a little bit more traditional.” canada goose

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canada goose coats on sale And why, you ask? Why would canada goose outlet montreal someone dress like a chicken? Why did three Hoyas fans go to the 1981 Big East tourney dressed as an eagle, a bear and a lion? Let’s Canada Goose Outlet go back to Dan Monico, canada goose outlet uk sale who dressed like a Scooby Doo during last year’s NCAA tournament but has since moved on to the Founding Fathers. canada goose coats on sale

canada goose clearance sale “I think Georgetown students and alumni possess a certain self confidence that enables them to walk proudly even though they’re wearing a preposterous child’s Halloween costume,” canada goose outlet new york he wrote me. “Lucky for me, embarrassment is not one of the emotions that I’m programmed to feel, so I don’t have any problem going to a game as Alexander Hamilton, Scooby Doo or the construction worker from the Village People.” canada goose clearance sale.

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