Stranded for 22 hours on Pennsylvania Turnpike, the team survived as best they could
According to senior Darius Lewis, he told Steve Levy on ESPN’s SportsCenter on Saturday night, “We are all so close, like brothers…The National Guard sent us water and the coaching staff went to a nearby (grocery) store and got us some chicken and salad sandwiches.”
There was a small video of the players attempting to push the bus in the final miles towards their campus in Pittsburgh. But it was not as drastic as what SMU faced in Philadelphia on Saturday. Take a look here:
Bottom line, everyone is safe and sound and that is the best news of all.