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10-08-2018, 06:07 PM
Snippet from Athletic piece on scrimmage....

“SPOKANE, Wash. — About 1,000 people stood in a haphazard line that snaked around the outside of the McCarthey Athletic Center on Saturday, giddy with anticipation as they waited for the doors of the facility to open. Judging by the number of Gonzaga students, faculty and alumni dressed in red and blue, an outsider might assume that the Bulldogs were about to tip off against a highly ranked team. Nope. After all, it was only Oct. 6. The lines, which started to form nearly four hours before the 2:45 opening, was for Kraziness in the Kennel — a team scrimmage and a first look at this year’s team. For fans who don’t hold season tickets, it would potentially be their only chance to see the 2018-19 team in person.......”

10-09-2018, 05:23 AM
I would say more like 5,000. The line on the North side of the MAC stretched around the entire soccer field and halfway down the hill. Not many empty seats left of the 6,000 seat capacity.

Zagnut 2012