Found November 13, 2013 on Next Impulse Sports:
“Hands in.. TOGETHER on three.. SHOCK THE WORLD on six!” If you’ve never been in a locker room right before an emotional sporting event, I can tell you that it’s a very powerful experience. But being in the locker room of an underdog, who for one night is looking to prove everyone but the very people in that same locker room wrong, is an indescribable event. We had the opportunity to do just that, as we got to hang with The Chicago State Cougars Men’s Basketball team in the form of an all-access pass into their program as they prepared for their regular season opener against Indiana University at historic Assembly Hall in Bloomington, Indiana. Chicago State was a huge underdog, but they fully expected to shock the world for one night. Before we get into the narrative of this specific Chicago State team and their experience in Bloomington, I want to give you an idea of the degree of difference between CSU and Indiana University from a financial and numbers aspect. Chicago State Unive...
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