Starkville retailers see double the business following CWS win

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WCBI)- A sea of Maroon and White.

That’s the scene in Starkville and Dudy Noble Field as bulldog fans greet the MSU National Champions.

Leading up to the celebration, local businesses tell us their merchandise is almost sold out.

The phone is ringing off the hook.

And t-shirts are selling fast.

After MSU’s Baseball team won the 2021 College World Series Championship in Omaha, fans like are traveling near and far to celebrate.

” We’ve got a real strong alumni group there but we wanted to come down today after the national championship and just celebrate in Starkville, enjoy the parade this afternoon. We’re so happy to be here,” said Fan Johnnie Butler.

Just down Main Street in B-Unlimited, folks are lining up to purchase a t-shirt.

” The crowd is crazy. We were kind of expecting it a little but not this intense. Yesterday before we even opened, we had 40 people lined up outside the store. We…

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