Cortaca Jug takes over MetLife Stadium this weekend

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CENTRAL NEW YORK (WSYR-TV) — The annual battle for the Cortaca Jug is this weekend and it’s the 61st time SUNY Cortland and Ithaca College have met in the jug.

The “Biggest little game in America” will take over MetLife Stadium on Saturday. MetLife will host the game in an attempt to break the record of the largest crowd for a Division III football game ever of 37,355 fans, which was set at Target Field in Minneapolis a couple of years ago.

As for who is ahead over the years, Ithaca is ahead at 35 of the 59 contests since 1959.

ICTV will be streaming the game live on Saturday. Click here to watch the game.

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