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Good-natured talk leads to friendly bet in UNH game
The Daily Star, the local newspaper, ran a picture on the front page on Saturday of the "Good Morning America" host with a few Southeastern Louisiana University fans.
Roberts is a graduate of Southeastern and was a star basketball player at the school.
Foster called Selig last week and proposed a friendly wager on the game, the story said.
"Hammond is clearly a terrific community with a tremendous amount of local support of SLU," Selig told the paper. "I'll almost feel bad when the Wildcats kick some furry Lion butt on Saturday, almost."
The winner of Saturday night's New Hampshire at Southeastern Louisiana game advances to a semifinal game against North Dakota State, which has won the last two FCS titles, next weekend.
The Bison took out Coastal Carolina, 48-14, on Saturday afternoon.
Junior running back Terrance West rushed for 354 yards and five touchdowns for the Tigers.
UNH has seen that show. West went for 238 yards and three TDs in a 44-28 win over the Wildcats on Oct. 5.
Towson beat UNH, 64-35, in the final game of the regular season last year.