Articles by Colonel Mustard

About Colonel Mustard

Despite having lived in such distant outposts as Decatur, Ill., and Fort Collins, Colo., the Colonel has made it to nearly every home game since the very dawn of the Devaney era. Getting him to put his thoughts down on paper is sometimes a struggle; track him down at a neighborhood watering hole and you’ll get the unabridged version of things.

Atmosphere of the Great Big Game

11/2/15 | Colonel Mustard
Even though I have attended 322 games over 51 seasons, I never lose the amazement and awe of our stadium in a big game. Early in the fourth quarter Saturday, I stopped to look around and drink in the atmosphere. There is nothing like being in our stadium in a big game when our team is playing well. The entire…