With all this possible playoff expansion talk, it got me thinking; what would be the worst-case scenario for the Group of Five? Well, it would be where an expanded playoff doesn't include an auto-bid for at least one G5 team. What does that mean for the G5, you might ask? It's time to go our … Continue reading Group of Five Doomsday: Breaking Free From the Power Five
We're talking all week about how college sports are on a hiatus for the foreseeable future because of the COVID-19 virus. We already showed you the basketball jones you needed, but there are other sports, too. Now we've compiled a list of CUSA games you should rewatch to quench your thirst for sports. These are … Continue reading Five Conference USA Football Games to Re-Watch Over the COVID-19 Sports Break
So East Carolina under new head coach Mike Houston has finally come to their senses and decided it is time to atone for Ruffin McNeill's unceremonious departure after the 2015 season. I and several others covered the hell out of this situation back when we were still at Underdog Dynasty under the SB Nation banner, … Continue reading Let’s All Remember Ruffin McNeill and “Peak ECU”, Huh?
There are 16 FBS programs who haven't been to a bowl game since the 2015 season or earlier. Of those, 12 are Group of Five programs. The Power Five will remain at the top of the heap, at least until Les Miles gets things turned around at Kansas (10 seasons and counting, Viva la Mangino!). … Continue reading Group of Five Bowl Droughts: Who’ll Break the Streak in 2019?
In the previous entries of this series, I explained my idea for a complete rebuild of college football. Part one covered the new rules, and part two detailed which teams would comprise the new Power 5 conferences and provided some examples of what schedules would look like under this new system. Today's final volume will be … Continue reading An Ideal College Football Structure, Part 3: The New Group of 5
Interesting has a nice, broad definition so I went with that word choice. I tripped down a scheduled rabbit hole the other day and started noticing some interesting patterns, so I thought other people might be as weird as me and want to know about them as well. I've not gone into equal detail about … Continue reading Group of Five Teams With the Most Interesting 2019 Schedules
With the regular season finishing up on Sunday, the AAC tournament bracket has been finalized. The seedings are: Houston Cincinnati Temple UCF Memphis Wichita State Tulsa USF UConn SMU East Carolina Tulane It's here! The 2019 @AirForceReserve @American_MBB Championship bracket is set - all the action begins on Thursday at @FedExForum! ?Bracket Announcement and Team-by-Team … Continue reading AAC Men’s Basketball Tournament Preview
Our time just keeps on winding down until the end of the season, the Army-Navy game, and the Playoff. So now's the time to soak it all up. Dive into stats, make some bowl predictions, and take a look at some uniforms. There was a great lineup from this weekend. Like last week, there are … Continue reading Best Uniforms from Week 13
The college football season is starting to wrap up, so that means many teams were having their Senior Days, where teams tend to break out something new and fresh. This week was no exception. Every week I list off the uniforms I think are some of the best from the week. I traditionally have somewhere … Continue reading Best Uniforms from Week 12
Along with these articles, I will also start a Uniswag-style uniform countdown, but only with the top 3. These will be shared on the F5 Instagram page, which you can follow @forgottenfive. So, how about that Group of 5? Quite a few teams cracking the top 25, and UCF making the top 10. It's about … Continue reading Best Uniforms from Week 6