CBS Sports Network To Televise 150th Meeting At Yankee Stadium
EASTON, Pa. - The 150th Meeting of College Football’s Most Played Rivalry, Lafayette College vs. Lehigh University, will be televised by CBS Sports Network on Nov. 22, 2014. The game, which will be hosted by Lafayette at Yankee Stadium, will be carried live beginning at 3:30 p.m. CBS Sports Network’s lead announce team of Carter Blackburn and Aaron Taylor will call the action.
More than 48,000 tickets have been sold for the rivalry game that was first contested in 1884. Lafayette and Lehigh also have the longest continuously played rivalry, as the 150th meeting will mark the 118th consecutive year the schools have met on the gridiron, dating from 1897. It is just the second meeting in the series at a neutral site, the first occurring Nov. 25, 1891 when the teams played at West Side Park in Wilkes Barre, Pa.
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