A little 824 mile bus ride doesn't scare Minnesota State coach Troy Jutting. Minnesota State will embark for Denver via Interstate 80 on Wednesday morning. Twelve hours on the road, playing cards, surfing the internet, doing homework and telling jokes.
Fun Site Seeing Attractions Along The Way
|(above) Kool-Aid & 80s Boone|
Kool-Aid was invented in Hastings, Nebraska. Any resemblance to '80s Boone Mascot is strictly a coincidence
The World's Largest Ball of Stamps is in Omaha
The Sod House Museum and Worlds Largest Plow in Gothenburg, Nebraska
Two weeks ago Colorado College took a 21 hour bus ride from Bemidji to Colorado Springs via Minneapolis when their flight was delayed by a blizzard.
----------Who can forget the epic video footage of the Bowling Green hockey team bus stuck in the snow in Nebraska in 2007?
----------Or the good old days when DU hockey player Tom Martin was traded for a bus while he was playing for the University of Denver in 1983. The Seattle Breakers traded Martin's WHL rights to Victoria with cash for a used team bus and future considerations. In fact, the deal was really just Martin straight-up in lieu of Seattle having to make a down payment on Victoria's spare bus.