Appalachian State forced to stay in Texas after upset win

The Appalachian State soccer workforce stayed in School Station just a few additional hours following its huge upset victory Saturday over No. 6 Texas A&M.

With the Mountaineers’ constitution experiencing mechanical points, the workforce returned to the resort it had stayed the earlier evening.

There have been no rooms accessible, nevertheless, so gamers and coaches frolicked or slept within the foyer, hallways, and convention rooms, according to ESPN, earlier than returning to the airport for a 4:30 a.m. takeoff for his or her flight again to North Carolina.

Appalachian State’s 17-14 victory over the Aggies was one in all two top-10 street upsets pulled off by Solar Belt Convention groups on Saturday, together with Marshall’s 26-21 win at No. 8 Notre Dame. A 3rd convention college, Georgia Southern, posted a 45-42 victory at Nebraska.

Appalachian State’s DJ VanHook celebrates defeating Texas A&M.
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ESPN will maintain its School GameDay pregame present at Appalachian State on Saturday, marking this system’s first look in Boone, N.C., in class historical past.

Appalachian State, which earned a $1.25 million charge for enjoying at Texas A&M, almost defeated North Carolina in its earlier sport earlier than dropping a wild 63-61 choice.

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