Originally posted on The Mid-Majority  |  Last updated 11/25/11
Game #8-117: Florida Gulf Coast Eagles at Maryland TerrapinsNovember 25, 2011 7:00 pmComcast CenterBBState Stats/RecapI've never been a fan of the game immediately following the Thanksgiving holiday, assuming it's played on campus. Yeah, I enjoy having the sports diversion as I'm still digesting the ungodly amounts of turkey, stuffing and potatoes from the night before, but it always feels like you're getting half of the experience. Take tonight's matchup at Comcast Center. With the University of Maryland's students still on break, the student section was a quarter full (at best), and the band and cheerleaders were operating at half-strength. Those who paid to be in attendance seemed distracted. Maybe it was a lingering turkey hangover from the day prior? A need to figure out that they spent how much on Black Friday purchases? I'll never know. Yes, this Friday night was thin on atmosphere. A team coming off of a 26-point beatdown at the hands of Iona was playing host to Florida Gulf...
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