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This book review is of Brian M. Ingrassia’s “The Rise of Gridiron University: Educations Uneasy Alliance with Big-Time Football”. In this book, Ingrassia covers the early days of college football as it changed with the cultural flows of the 19th and 20th centuries. Most of all it describes exactly how football became so entrenched in higher education culture that it remains to this day.