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GAMEDAY IN HATTIESBURG – A visit to the The Rock

Deep in the Heart of the South, where the SEC reigns supreme, you’ll find a gem of a football program.  Hattiesburg, Mississippi is the home of Southern Mississippi University.   The Golden Eagles play in Conference USA, and the history and gameday traditions at the school caught me off-guard.  The fan base is large and loyal, [ . . read more . . ]

Gameday at A&M – Step 2 of a Texas Two-Step

Step 2 – I woke up early Friday morning in Ft. Worth Texas after watching the TCU Horned Frogs dismantle West Virginia the night before.  My plan was to make the trip quick, about three hours down to College Station by early afternoon.  But it started to rain, and it was looking rather ominous to the south.  Shortly [ . . read more . . ]

Gameday at TCU – Step 1 of a Texas Two-Step

A picture perfect fall evening greeted me as I drove to Ft. Worth and the campus of Texas Christian University.   The fifth-ranked Horned Frogs were hosting Big 12 foe West Virginia  in a primetime Thursday night tilt.  It was my first time visiting TCU to see a game and the thing that struck me, as I walked through the campus was [ . . read more . . ]

The Cardiac Cats are coming

WEEK ONE OF THE 2015 SEASON HAD ME IN Evanston, Illinois to see the Northwestern Wildcats host the favored No.21 Stanford Cardinal.  I met numerous fans, saw a great game and had a wonderful time. I’ll have a full report next Friday in my story, 10 Big Days in Big 10 Country. Subscribe or like us on Facebook to get it delivered [ . . read more . . ]

Game day at Syracuse — LSU fans try to drink the town dry!

I made the trip to Syracuse New York not knowing exactly what to expect on this ACC campus.   What I learned about this basketball school, is that they love their football as well.  I had never been to Syracuse, and had several misconceptions about the university.   What I learned was that football is alive and well here.    The [ . . read more . . ]