Jeff Thomas of the Springfield Republican has a preview of tonight's game at Holy Cross including the excitement level surrounding the game in Worcester.
If fans of University of Massachusetts football are excited about getting this season started, more demonstrative adjectives may be needed for Holy Cross.
UMass begins its final season of NCAA Football Championship Subdivision play Thursday night at Fitton Field in Worcester, where the Crusaders are pulling out all the stops in what will likely be the final game in this series.
"We're really excited," Holy Cross coach Tom Gilmore said on his weekly radio show. "It's a huge event on top of being a big game."