By David J. Marmins,Steven K. Feit
App nation was once no cupcake. trainer Jerry Moore, within the spirit of the 1980 U.S. Olympic Hockey group and different memorable underdogs, assembled his workforce with issues in mind—speed and character—and conditioned them to the verge of collapse. “We’re fixin’ to surprise ’em,” he shouted at perform, within the locker room, on the dinner desk. This publication tells the interior tale of Moore’s mythical staff and the Mountaineers’ ancient win.
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Appalachian State Silences the Big House: Behind the Greatest Upset in College Football History by David J. Marmins,Steven K. Feit