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Volume 23 No. 39
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Closing Shot: Big House, Big Statement

The Big Chill at the Big House attracted a record crowd to Michigan Stadium 10 years ago and showed the strength of outdoor hockey as something that could help the sport light the lamp with fans.
Football was a rare afterthought in Ann Arbor when hockey fans packed Michigan Stadium to watch the Wolverines and Michigan State take their rivalry to the ice. Photo: getty images When Michigan State hosted rival Michigan at Spartan Stadium on Oct. 6, 2001, 74,544 fans turned out but i...

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