Akron Basketball is Playing Better than Preseason Projections

Preseason predictions are rough. There seems to be one wild miss in every preseason poll. This year in football Central Michigan went to the MAC Championship game after being picked last in the MAC West. Last season in basketball Bowling Green was picked last in the MAC and finished second in the east. It looks … Continue reading Akron Basketball is Playing Better than Preseason Projections

Broncos Look To Blount Number 15 Oregon In Eugene

We've Got History Boise State and Oregon are looking forward to a sixth match-up since 2015, which will take place on Saturday night. Most sports fans aren't surprised when the Broncos and Ducks face off on the gridiron (where Boise is undefeated in all their games). But close followers of the two school's basketball programs … Continue reading Broncos Look To Blount Number 15 Oregon In Eugene

2019-20 Army Basketball Preview: Part Two

Women's Basketball It's a rebuilding year. Army has 12 freshman/sophomores, only three seniors, and two sophomores. Head coach Dave Magarity enters his 14th year at West Point and his job should be safe regardless of what happens this year due to his past success. This year is going to be rough, but he's building for the … Continue reading 2019-20 Army Basketball Preview: Part Two

Crowning a 2018-2019 MACtion Champion

The shining moment for the MAC the past year was without a doubt the Akron Zips getting to the national championship game in men's soccer. Even with the 1-0 loss to Maryland, it was an incredible season for any MAC program. The Buffalo Bulls rolling the Arizona State Sun Devils in the NCAA Basketball National … Continue reading Crowning a 2018-2019 MACtion Champion

President Trump Reverses Policy, Allows Service Academy Athletes to Go Pro After Graduation

In a reversal of a 2017 policy, President Trump directed Acting Secretary of Defense Mark Esper to create a policy that will grant service academy athletes the ability to play professionally after graduation. Seeing the bright and beautiful faces of the Army football team again must've made him have a change of heart. That annual … Continue reading President Trump Reverses Policy, Allows Service Academy Athletes to Go Pro After Graduation

Is Cincinnati Returning to a Football School?

For the past decade, UC has been a basketball school.  Basketball thrived, while football was inconsistent and mediocre at times.  The late 2000s, 2009 in specific, were the prime of Bearcat football, however they have returned to the success level of that time. Despite both the football and basketball teams having great seasons in 2018-19, … Continue reading Is Cincinnati Returning to a Football School?

NCAA Basketball Rules Committee Suggest Rule Changes

The NCAA Basketball Rules Committee has recommended five rule changes for the 2020-21 season. Moving the three point line back to the international line and a 20 second shot clock after offensive rebounds have been tested in recent years in the NIT. The rest of the proposed changes are: Players being assessed Flagrant 2 technical … Continue reading NCAA Basketball Rules Committee Suggest Rule Changes

How Football Could Be a Way Forward for UMKC Athletics

The University of Missouri in Kansas City has never been a big school, physically or financially. It has grown significantly in the last few decades, but still only boasts a 16,000-student enrollment. If athletics is the front porch, what gets people to notice you, then the 'Roos porch is in need of a complete overhaul. … Continue reading How Football Could Be a Way Forward for UMKC Athletics

Bearcats Hire John Brannen

All of the Tiger Woods news can take the backseat to this one. With Mick Cronin departing for UCLA, Cincinnati has looked no further than a 15 minute drive down I-471  in search for a new leader. A new era in #Bearcats basketball begins today! Welcome @coachbrannen! pic.twitter.com/GlmuzrnEar — Cincinnati Men’s Hoops (@GoBearcatsMBB) April 14, … Continue reading Bearcats Hire John Brannen