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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - A college football game became a history-making moment Thursday night.

For the first time ever, there was a majority-female referee crew for an NCAA game.
     
Four women officiated the football game between Miles College and Lane College in Alabama.
     
According to the NFL, never in college football history has there been a majority female crew officiating a game.
     
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