Scott gives us his thoughts on a great evening in Columbus, while WVa provides the pictures!
Night games at Ohio Stadium never get old.
I have been to five of the 14 prime time games, including the last three. Always looked forward to them. Always enjoyed the party atmosphere.
Maybe it was the cold weather, perhaps the disappointment of the BCS standings or maybe the location where I was tailgating, but it didn’t feel like the most recent two.
Not a lot of yelling. Did not hear a lot of “O-H, I-O.” It felt like a noon game on ESPN35.
We (my brother and I) arrived around 5:30, parked in the Ninth Avenue Garage and walked to our pre-game spot near the Towers.
This is a rather subdued tailgate, with some TVs showing different games but there was plenty of yummy food and plenty to drink.
We were visited by the women’s glee club which sang a medley of OSU favorites. Nice to look at too. Hee hee.
Of course no live music event would be complete without someone yelling “Freebird!” I was happy to oblige.
Headed up the stairs and by the Towers about 7:15 and got up to 18C, row 27 without the need for CPR.
On the way to the tailgate I had to visit the “facility” so I hit a Jimmy John’s. Encountered a Penn State fan in the bathroom who was very cordial. I started thinking that maybe the PSU fans would be OK. Read More