Woulda, coulda, shoulda but did not: the ticket that might have brought Auburn fan Mark Skiba $50K if it had hit.
The Auburn Tigers very nearly pulled off one of the most not likely championships that are national the history of college football this week. But for just one man with a payday that is massive the line, ‘almost’ simply had beenn’t close enough.
Mark Skiba is now one thing of an Internet phenom, he had that would pay out, should Auburn win the BCS Championship after he posted a picture of the $100, 500-1 betting slip. The bet ended up being placed by his daddy during a vacation to Las Vegas final January, whenever few gave Auburn any possibility at becoming an elite team in the Southeastern Conference (SEC), let alone among the top squads in the nation.
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But Skiba an Auburn alumnus and a big fan of the team held about the ticket even with the Tigers lost a early season clash with LSU a loss that needs to have ended whatever faint hopes they had of finding themselves into the title game.
Then, miracles started to happen. Auburn starting game that is winning game, eventually finding themselves ranked inside the top 25 teams in college football. a tipped ball into the last minute led Auburn past Georgia 43-38. A week later, Auburn overcome undefeated Alabama the national title favorite at that point by returning an extended Alabama field goal attempt i Continue reading Web Experience Auburn Fan Mark Skiba Just Misses with 500-1 Shot