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"Intense" Monon Bell Rivalry on List of Top Sports Attractions

"Intense" Monon Bell Rivalry on List of Top Sports Attractions

August 4, 2006

Monon 2005 4.jpgAugust 4, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - The Monon Bell Classic is #8 on Indianapolis Business Journal reporter Bill Benner's list of "Twenty-five attractions for the true sports fan." Benner calls the annual gridiron clash between DePauw University and Wabash College, "small college football at its most intense."

The Indianapolis 500 is ranked #1 on Benner's list of "The top 25 must-see's, must-do's to be a true, bona fide, no-doubt-about-it Indiana sports fan."

Access the list at IBJ's Web site.

Last summer, an ESPN.com survey deemed the Monon Bell Classic "Indiana's best sports rivalry." Read more in this previous story.

The 113th battle for the Bell is set for Saturday, November 11 in Crawfordsville, and will be televised nationally by HDNet. You'll find details by clicking here.

DePauw opens the 2006 football season on Saturday, September 9 versus Anderson University at Blackstock Stadium. The Community Day contest will kick off at noon. Visit the football team online here.