Without question, one of the most popular Netflix original series of the last few years is The Sci-Fi thriller Stranger Things.

Because college programs love taking popular TV series and movies, and smartly use it to promote things within their program that they’re doing.

At Western Illinois, they took inspiration from Stranger Things and used it to promote their max out day. The result is pretty cool.

Take a look.

Content manager - Doug took the reins in 2011 and the website has been better ever since. A former college player and small college coach, Doug now serves as assistant head coach / offensive coordinator at West Ottawa HS (MI).