And from then until today, the overriding memory of the final time a football game would be played at Taylor Stadium was that it was one of the coldest days for the Game that anyone could remember.
"I remember it being one of the coldest games ever," Mark Redmann recollected, "with strong Northwesterly winds and the temperature hovering around 20. By the end of the game, the stands were half empty because most of the fans just couldn't take the cold.
"Fortunately, several of my fraternity brothers snuck in flasks to help fend off the chill."
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