We’re approaching the halfway point of the college football season, and thanks to Iowa State’s upset win over Oklahoma, the College Football Playoff picture is starting to get interesting. Conference play has shown whose quick starts were for real … and whose were not.
With that said, let’s take a look back at Week 6 and look ahead to Week 7 in the Big 12.
As the size of the arriving parties increased, eventually reaching today’s standard of 100 people (players and staff) and an 18-wheeler full of gear, the visitors were given space wherever it could be found. At some stadiums, that became a cave dug wherever there might be an empty space beneath the grandstand. At others, it meant looking offsite.
“I can remember having to hoof it to other buildings a lot,” Keyshawn Johnson remembered about his time at USC. At the time, Oregon State, Washington State and Washington housed their visitors outside their stadiums, in a physical education building basement, a P.E. classroom and a basketball arena, respectively. “I swore some guy sat in an office and drew up a map to make the worst possible path between the stadium and the locker room. ‘Hey, what gate does the drunkest fraternity use to get in? OK, cool, let’s make them jog through there!'”
The Coyotes took two penalties late in the period, which led to a Kings 5-on-3 advantage. Arizona killed off one of the power plays, but Los Angeles defenseman Drew Doughty blasted a shot past goaltender Louis Domingue to put the Kings up 1-0.
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