Tuesday, September 30, 2008

This Date in College Football History

September 30, 1939: Fordham and Waynesburg College (Pa.) play in the first televised college football game via experimental NBC station W2XBS in New York. Covered by one camera at Triboro Stadium, the game is seen by over 500 viewers within a 50-mile radius of New York City.

Credit: The National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame