Kelly Fox turns 19 in this episode but Clare Carey is actually 22.
Trying to learn to fly fish Christine reads from a "how to" book on fly fishing written by Dick Louden. Dick Louden is the character played by Bob Newhart in the show "Newhart" who is a writer of "how to" books who buys an inn in Vermont.
In this episode, Minnesota State loses 44 to 3 to the University of Iowa. At the time this episode aired, Iowa's real-life coach was Hayden Fry, and that name inspired the creation of "Hayden Fox."
In the scene where Hayden confronts Luther, who is working as a waiter in the restaurant, Luther can be seen holding a pot of coffee with both hands. His right hand is holding the handle, while his left hand can, at times, be seen supporting the bottom of the coffee pot. If the coffee were actually hot, Luther would have burned his left hand.
Christine's mother lives in Kentucky.
Hayden states that he is 44 years old.
The Minnesota State mascot is cast as the Screaming Eagles. The real Minnesota State mascot is the Mavericks.