The opening weekend of the 2014 college football season starts off with a bang as the Texas Kickoff Classic
roars into Houston, TX, pitting the Wisconsin Badgers and LSU Tigers in an intense game loaded with explosive playmakers that
know how to turn a game on a dime. Texas is known for its football, and this will be a battle that will have everyone buzzing
about around college football both before and after the game. Don't miss out on the chance to see the big game the way it
was meant to be seen, so snag your favorite team gear and get ready to see the Texas Kick-Off Classic up close and personal.
two teams will take to the field on August 30th ready to give it everything they've got, because how you start the season
means a lot in college football. These are two of the top programs in the NCAA ranks each and every season, and are often
in the hunt for the National Title. It's rare that fans get to see a matchup as great as this one live and in person, let
alone on this kind of stage to start the season. Bear witness to an incredible example of the competitive spirit when you
head out to see this game at Reliant Stadium in Houston, TX. This venue is one of the top football stadiums in the United
States of America, and it is home to the Houston Texans of the National Football League. If that's not a big enough stage
for you, then nothing is. It's sure to be a fantastic time for all the fans in attendance.
Wisconsin Badgers are routinely one of the best teams in college football, and have had some incredible seasons in years past.
The Badgers call the Big 10 home, a conference that is one of the oldest and most storied in the NCAA. The Badgers are sure
to be loaded with talented yet again in 2014, and a win against the Tigers of LSU could set them on a course toward the National
Championship. The Badgers need their biggest fans to make the trip to Houston to support them in the stands.
Tigers are an absolute force in college football each and every season, so it's no surprise that they've been selected to
play in this big opening game. The Tigers have won multiple National Championships over the year, and have their eyes on yet
another in 2014. Fans of LSU football are sure to pack into Reliant Stadium to see this incredible matchup with the Badgers.
There is nothing better than seeing a sporting event live and in person. Sports have been a part
of cultures around the world for a very long time, and spectators have always enjoyed watching athletes compete at the highest
of levels. When you're there in the stands at a sporting event like this one, you're treated to seeing some of the most talented
athletes in the entire world going head to head with everything on the line. There's nothing that compares to the atmosphere
at a game, where you're surrounded by fans that are all there to enjoy a great spectacle of sport.
Fans of college athletics
bring an intensity to the table that is paralleled by very few pro sports fans. There's something about the top level of amateur
competition that really gets the crowd going. College football fans carve out their entire Saturday to celebrate all that
comes with the game. These diehards are up early and off to the stadium parking lot for tailgating before the game. Once inside
the stadium, they can be heard screaming their heads off for their favorite team to come out on top. It's a real thrill to
be in the stands when the star player takes it into the end zone for the win.
When you head out for a big football game
you're sure to experience all that comes with a gridiron clash. The parking lot at the stadium will be filled with people
gearing up for the big game, grilling up some grub and sipping on a few beverages as well. It's all one big lead up to the
main event, which is the game itself. It's all one great experience that really takes an entire day to appreciate, and you
can be a part of it all when you head to a game.
The Texas Kickoff Classic was first held in 2013,
and serves as an opening day game for college football. Two prominent programs are featured for one of the best matchups of
opening weekend, so this game is sure to gain momentum quickly as one of the most watched in the early portion of the NCAA
What two teams played in the first Texas Kickoff Classic?
The answer is Oklahoma
State and Mississippi State.