Appalachian State Silences the Big House: Behind the by David J. Marmins,Steven K. Feit

By David J. Marmins,Steven K. Feit

 they're often called “cupcake games”—lower department groups receives a commission to trip to school soccer Meccas the place the hosts make a pleasant take advantage of an additional video game. On September 1, 2007, the college of Michigan Wolverines, with extra wins than any staff in heritage, hosted the Appalachian kingdom Mountaineers from Boone, North Carolina, within the first such online game at Michigan Stadium, the biggest stadium within the country.
App country used to be no cupcake. trainer Jerry Moore, within the spirit of the 1980 U.S. Olympic Hockey group and different memorable underdogs, assembled his staff with issues in mind—speed and character—and conditioned them to the brink. “We’re fixin’ to surprise ’em,” he shouted at perform, within the locker room, on the dinner desk. This ebook tells the interior tale of Moore’s mythical workforce and the Mountaineers’ historical win.

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