Water Cooler: The Collegiate Cash Drop
But then, an idea drops in from out of the sky.
That's after I discovered, thanks to Andy Staples of Sports Illustrated, of Georgia State's effort to buy fans get students and fans to show up at a football game featuring a nationally-ranked opponent in FCS facing off against your 0-5 team.
That's to have - get this - a halftime drop of cash.
The Facebook promotion to my left is no joke. No joke at all. At halftime, Georgia's Own Credit Union is going to be dropping $10,000 cash from the rafters in order to booster attendance at their game against nationally-ranked New Hampshire this weekend.
It's probably not the dumbest idea in all of sports, but it's certainly up there.
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