How Frisco Turned Itself Into Sports City USA

How Frisco Turned Itself Into Sports City USA

FCS football friscoIf you’re gonna play in Texas . . .The song is by country legends Alabama. The next line (and the rest of the title) is “you gotta have a fiddle in the band.” But at some point over the past twelve years, the 1984 hit has become a college football playoff anthem—without having anything to do with Nick Saban, the Crimson Tide, or the College Football Playoff.Rather, it’s the soundtrack to an annual December scene in the world of FCS (Football Championship Series) football, at stadiums in places like Harrisonburg, Virginia (the home of James Madison University); Bozeman, Montana (Montana State); and, most of all, Fargo, North Dakota (North Dakota State). What fans and players in those cities dream of every season is a trip…View Original Post

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