FCS powerhouse North Dakota State beat Iowa, 23-21, on Saturday.
Not only was it a painful loss, Iowa paid NDSU $500,000 for this game.
To add MORE insult to injury, after the win, NDSU played “In Heaven There is No Beer,” alternate title: “Hawkeye Victory Polka.”
The NDSU band is playing "In Heaven There Is No Beer"— Adam A. (@AdamOnRAGBRAI) September 17, 2016
Now, this is something NDSU has been doing for quite some time, but that song is Iowa’s thing. The Hawkeye band has been playing it as a secondary fight song almost continuously since the 1960s.
But rather than calling it “Hawkeye Victory Polka,” the Bison simply call it “The Beer Song.”
All it takes is a little rebranding and the song can apply to any drinking school with a football problem. (Did I say that right?)