It's homecoming at the U of M. And their houseguest is Nebraska, making its first visit to TCF Bank Stadium. Historically, the Gophers have had trouble with the Cornhuskers. Total score of the last seven games: Nebraska 387 Minnesota 27. [Note: SB Nation erroneously totals the scores at 377 to 17]
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Home that was scene of June standoff engulfed in fire
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U of M approves limited beer, wine sales at TCF Bank Stadium
The University of Minnesota Board of Regents has approved the gameday sale of beer and wine in its TCF Bank Stadium. Beer will be allowed in premium seating as well as in a marked-off section of the west-end plaza of the stadium for general seating. It will only be sold one hour before kickoff until the end of halftime.
Don't expect changes in the Big Ten
Conference realignment across the collegiate landscape is happening almost everywhere. The Big Ten added Nebraska to bring it's total count to 12 teams, but they aren't planning on making any more changes. Conference commission Jim Delaney says they like what they currently have.
U of M board to vote on beer, wine sales at TCF Bank Stadium
The University of Minnesota's Board of Regents is expected to vote this week on a resolution to allow "beer or beer and wine sales" in the premium-seating section of TCF Bank Stadium and in a single "beer garden" during Gopher home football games. The vote is expected to wrap up years of debate about whether and where alcohol ought to be sold.
Gophers doubled ticket prices for Nebraska
The Gophers are getting set to host their third game this season at TCF Bank Stadium this Saturday against Nebraska. Ticket prices to see the Cornhuskers' debut game at the "Bank" are $70. That's double the price of a ticket to the first two home games.
Pelini says the Gophers have potential
The Gophers and Cornhuskers meet up at TCF Bank Stadium on Saturday. Nebraska is a four touchdown favorite to win the game, but head coach Bo Pelini says he can see potential in Minnesota. He also said their is no question the Gophers will challenge his team.
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