Many a complaint was heard about the new location of this year’s Pigskin Classic. Some said that it was going against tradition, others even went as far as to say that it would give the Cyclones bad luck. This year’s team proved all of those skeptics wrong.
The beautiful facility at CSU-P fit the crowd comfortably and the lighting was spectacular. All the better to watch the home team dominate their rivals. The final score of 28-0 proved just how effective P-Dub was defensively. Thanks to the scrappy defense played by the Cyclones the Hornets didn’t even get a first down in the first quarter, let alone a number on the scoreboard. Throughout the entire evening the Hornets running game was completely shut down by the stifling defense of West, especially by those manning the line. Continue reading