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Thousands fill downtown Fargo for ‘GameDay’

September 21, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO Remember the rounds of boos that erupted Monday when ESPN announced “College GameDay” would be set downtown instead of by the FargoDome? Continue Reading

Schnepf: Lee Corso or Desmond Howard: Who would win this matchup?

September 20, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO They are known for their predictions, so it only seemed fitting to ask the ESPN “College GameDay” celebrities this:
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‘GameDay’ show to be 30 percent Bison

September 20, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO There won’t be many references to the movie. Yah sure, you betcha that. It was also revealed Friday that the celebrity guest picker for this morning’s ESPN’s “College GameDay” pregame show will have “Bison roots.” So that eliminates Frances McDormand, Steve Buscemi, Kristin Rudrüd or any other actor from “Fargo.” Continue Reading

Who is going to be College GameDay’s guest picker?

September 19, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO Broadway and a few adjoining streets were blocked off Thursday as the crew from ESPN constructed a television set that will go down as an “American Bandstand” moment in North Dakota State football history. Now I know what it must have been like when the Beatles played Shea Stadium.
OK, that’s a stretch, but Lee, Kirk, Desmond and Chris are the Paul, George, Ringo and John this weekend in Fargo. The Fab Four. Continue Reading

‘GameDay’ planning woodchipper riffs? You betcha!

September 19, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO The infamous woodchipper from the film “Fargo” will be on hand when the city that bears the movie’s name gets some national attention Saturday morning. Continue Reading

Passionate quartet: College GameDay cast of Fowler, Corso, Herbstreit, Howard all get along

September 17, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO It’s a team that covers teams. And like the good college football programs, ESPN’s “College GameDay” pregame football show follows a similar pattern of success when the lights aren’t on.
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Bison players won’t be part of GameDay

September 17, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO The North Dakota State football players will be in full-go game mode when ESPN televises its “College GameDay” show on Saturday morning. There will be no sneaking a peek at the telecast in downtown Fargo.
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College GameDay going downtown, not Fargodome

September 16, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO One would reason that Lee Corso’s inadvertent ‘F’ bomb would have created the most controversy ESPN’s College GameDay has ever endured during its 26-year history. Continue Reading

Downtown Fargo to be backdrop for ESPN’s College GameDay broadcast

September 16, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO ESPN’s weekly college football show will air this weekend in downtown Fargo, from the corner of Broadway and Third Avenue next to the historic Fargo Theatre. Continue Reading

NDSU hits ‘jackpot,’ hosts ESPN’s GameDay next Saturday

September 14, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO It’s been a sleepless week for the marketing folks in the North Dakota State University athletic department. It got even crazier Saturday morning when ESPN confirmed it is bringing its popular College GameDay pre-game show to Fargo next Saturday. Continue Reading