Gator fans to Mayor: Can we watch the game with you?

Gator fans to Mayor: Can we watch the game with you?

On the eve of Texas A&M’s first football game as a member of the Southeastern Conference, which also happens to be its season opener, College Station already has begun to welcome fans of the Florida Gators.

But five of these Gator fans made it on our radar even before they hit town.

Quick history: A few months ago, Florida head football coach Will Muschamp asked members of a Gator booster club if they’d ever been to College Station.  If they had, he quipped, it certainly would be their only time.  College Station Mayor Nancy Berry recorded a fun video rebuttal — which, incidentally, begins with the Mayor saying, “Howdy, Muschamp!” — and sent the coach a gift basket to show there were no hard feelings.

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