The spirit of the founding father of Georgia Southern football is present at every Eagles game. Many of the traditions started by Coach Erk Russell are still honored today. These include the “One More Time” cheer, the mystique of the waters of Eagle Creek and the symbolic butting of the defensive linemen’s head against Coach Russell’s likeness. After winning six national championships… who’s going to tamper with success?
Kenan Memorial Stadium brings with it adventure, rich history, anda beautiful architectural design that makes it a great visit for a sporting event. Football games bring passionate fans, great excitement, and an experience that is well worth the cost. Watching the Tar Heels play rivals Duke or North Carolina State is also something any football fan could appreciate. The Tar Heels and fans alike bring their passion to every sporting event, and the experience of Kenan Memorial Stadium is hard to replicate.
On several weekends each fall, the third largest city in Nebraska forms within the confines of Memorial Stadium in Lincoln. Nicknamed “the Sea of Red” for the predominate color worn by their fans, the stadium has a capacity of 85,458. It holds the collegiate record for consecutive sellouts as the last game where there was an empty seat was in 1961. This is a testament to the dominant history of football at Nebraska, with 5 National Championships, 43 Conference Championships and 53 Bowl appearances. The Cornhuskers own a .754 home winning percentage since play began at the stadium back in 1923.
Now that the season has drawn to a close, we are pleased to release our 2018 MLS Stadium Fan Experience Ratings. Our ratings are based on the FANFARE system, which considers seven different aspects of the fan experience. Once you’ve had a chance to check out our ratings, we invite you to share your opinions and thoughts in the Rate It section found at the bottom of each review. The rankings resulted in several ties, as most of the stadiums are of recent construction and are soccer-specific in design.
Troy University and Veterans Memorial Stadium can be a very intimidating place to play for opponents. First time visitors travel through town to get to the campus and see a sleepy southern town. When they reach the campus, their first view is the 30,000-seat stadium looming over them. Veterans Memorial Stadium is the largest stadium in the SunBelt Conference, with two decks on each side of the field. Built in 1950, it has undergone multiple expansions over the past few years.