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
Ugly. That is one word to describe how the Cincinnati offense played on Wednesday. The offense shot a mere 26.6 percent from the field. The defense, on the other hand, played extremely well, and is the reason why UC won. The Good The defense was one of the bright spots from Wednesday night. The defense … Continue reading Bearcats Prove Defense Wins Games, Squeak Out Road Win
Cincinnati travels to SMU tonight for a key conference matchup. SMUs 13-13 is not a good representation on the teams ability. They played the Bearcats tight last meeting, as UC escaped with a 5 point home win. Tonight, expect a game similar to last meeting on February 2nd. Need to Know Where: SMU (Dallas, TX) … Continue reading Cincinnati vs SMU- Preview
Former Texas Longhorn and four-star quarterback Shane Buechele announced in mid-January that he would enter the transfer portal after receiving limited playing time the last two seasons, and the starting job was ultimately given to potential Heisman candidate Sam Ehlinger. Buechele decided that he would move three hours north to play for Sonny Dykes' Southern … Continue reading Will Shane Buechele Fit in at SMU?
What a 1st week of college football. Appalachian State proved they could hang in with the best, as did Utah State. Hawai’i displayed that they’re a force to be reckoned with, And James Madison almost upset North Carolina State. While Week 1 can highlight a team’s flaws, they always take advantage of the stage to … Continue reading Best Uniforms from Week 1
Now that ECU finally got their rain-delayed game against North Carolina A&T out of the way, we can talk about what things we learned from our first weekend of action in the AAC. Oh yes, there will be offense... 12 teams played this weekend, six of them scored 30+ points, and four of them scored … Continue reading What Did We Learn From Our First Week of American Athletic Conference Football?
Welcome to The Most Interesting Matchups, the series about interesting gridiron matchups (get it?) from the upcoming season, as taken from the series' history. Think of it as "Drunk G5 History" or "Trivial Pursuit: CFB Edition." Each week, I'll highlight one conference and its particular out-of-conference matchups. I have to rule out teams like UTSA … Continue reading The 5 Most Interesting American Matchups this Season
Jerry Rice, Randy Moss, Terrell Owens. Three of the best wide receivers to ever strap on a helmet came from schools outside the Power-5. Even today, the trend continues. Antonio Brown was drafted out of Central Michigan. T.Y. Hilton went to FIU. Julian Edelman played college ball at Kent State. Emmanuel Sanders went to SMU, … Continue reading NFL Draft Profile: Courtland Sutton, WR, SMU
Injured horses don’t exactly have great track records, and after a myriad of injuries have derailed the SMU Mustangs’ season it now officially feels like somebody had the decency to take the Ponies’ chances of receiving an at-large bid on Selection Sunday out back behind the barn and off to greener pastures. Sunday’s 76-51 home … Continue reading SMU Mustangs Are In an Injury-Induced Downward Spiral of Bad Coach Jokes
SMU Mustangs vs. Louisiana Tech Bulldogs Spread: SMU -4 Series: Louisiana Tech leads 3-1 The commentary crew in Frisco, Texas, just 25 miles north of SMU’s campus, should have plenty to talk about on Wednesday night. SMU’s new coach Sonny Dykes was formally announced last Tuesday following the news that Chad Morris would be … Continue reading DXL Frisco Bowl Preview: SMU Mustangs vs Louisiana Tech Bulldogs