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Lights, camera ... recruiting advantage

Prospects excited to see Michigan-Notre Dame battle at night at the Big House

Updated: September 20, 2011, 9:50 PM ET
By Tom VanHaaren | WolverineNation
Tradition is a point of pride for the University of Michigan. The past has helped build the present, and the university's tradition always has been a selling point.

That's exactly why some of the fans and alumni started to reach for their pitchforks when the university announced the football team would be playing its first-ever night game at Michigan Stadium against Notre Dame.

While the fans were caught off guard, the prospects Michigan was targeting were excited.

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