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Big-game buzz

by John Helsley Published: February 23, 2008

by andrea cohen 

More than any other game this season, there’s a big-game buzz in Gallagher-Iba Arena. Maybe it’s the CBS presence — for some reason their presence is a whole lot more complicated and obvious than, say, when ESPN is in town. Just more people, more of a production.

After a season of sub-par attendance, this game is sold out for the first time this season. And according to ticket office folks, they got about 100 phone calls yesterday that they had to turn away. So it seems like there shouldn’t be any empty seats today. We’ll see, I’ll let ya know.


by John Helsley
OSU Reporter Sr.
John Helsley grew up in Del City, reading all the newspapers and sports magazines he could get his hands on. And Saturday afternoons, when the Major League Game of the Week was on, he'd keep a scorecard for the game. So the sports appeal was was...
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