The production trucks for Saturday’s show are already in place, and part of College GameDay’s advance crew arrived in
Seating for the show will be in the West Stadium, with gates opening at 7:30 a.m. The first live shots from
Fans who plan to attend the show can enter Memorial Stadium through Gates 3, 4, 6, 8 and 10 on the west side of the stadium. Lots around Memorial Stadium will be reserved for those with game parking passes, so fans attending only the ESPN College GameDay should plan on using downtown parking and other lots that do not require permits on game days.
Soda and water will be available for purchase during the show. Fans will be asked to clear the stands at the conclusion of the show at 11 a.m.
College GameDay last appeared at Memorial Stadium during the 2001 season. A College GameDay record of more than 15,000 fans attended the show before the Notre Dame game on Sept. 8. The show was televised before a packed stadium just prior to the Huskers’ 2001 victory over
An ESPN spokesman confirmed Sunday that its College GameDay Built by The Home Depot crew will visit
College GameDay will originate from inside Memorial Stadium and will be live from
The appearance by College GameDay marks the sixth time the show has visited
In 2001, College GameDay was on hand for
The visit from College GameDay makes
Numerous national media outlets are expected to be on hand to cover the game. Among them are writers from ESPN.com, CBSSportsline.com, SI.com, The Sporting News, New York Times, Washington Post and the Los Angeles Times.