The History Of The Moonshine Throwdown

The fastest-rising rivalry in C-USA takes place Saturday night in the 2018 edition of the Moonshine Throwdown between the Marshall Thundering Herd and the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers. Despite being a newer rivalry, the Moonshine Throwdown has developed into arguably the most intense and action-packed rivalry in C-USA.  It has even trickled over into men's basketball … Continue reading The History Of The Moonshine Throwdown

What Did We Learn From Our First Week of Conference USA Football?

I might argue that Conference USA was the conference that we learned the least about in the opening week of action. It's hard to have a lot of takeaways when you go into a game knowing that it's a lopsided matchup and then it plays out exactly as such. But let's poke around anyways. A … Continue reading What Did We Learn From Our First Week of Conference USA Football?

C-USA Semi-Final and Championship Game Recap

WESTERN KENTUCKY VS OLD DOMINION The number two and three seeds In the Conference USA Men’s Basketball Tournament met Friday night when Western Kentucky outlasted Old Dominion in a hard-fought slug fest, ultimately prevailing 57-49. On a night where points were hard to come by for both teams, stalwart forward Justin Johnson poured in 19 points and … Continue reading C-USA Semi-Final and Championship Game Recap

G5 Standouts Ball Out at 2018 Senior Bowl

The 2018 Senior Bowl wrapped up in Mobile, Alabama Saturday afternoon as the South beat the North 45-16. It is the unofficial start of NFL Mock Draft season for football nerds. This year's edition will go down as a game in which players from G5 (or lower) conferences dominated. Compiling a list of standouts form … Continue reading G5 Standouts Ball Out at 2018 Senior Bowl

The Forgettable Five Podcast Has Returned! Again. For Real This Time, Probably

So I waited to write this until I had gotten one episode of each done, but here we are, back at it. When I say each, I mean one basketball show and one football show, because I ain't about to cram two sports into one 30 minute show. We're starting off easy. I'm back hosting … Continue reading The Forgettable Five Podcast Has Returned! Again. For Real This Time, Probably

Georgia State Tops The Hilltoppers in the AutoNation Cure Bowl 27-17

FINAL: pic.twitter.com/5TBvK3njA4 — AutoNation Cure Bowl (@CureBowl) December 16, 2017 The first half competitive but can't say the same about the second half. The Panthers turned it all the way up in the second half to beat Western Kentucky 27-17 The Panthers defense held the Hilltoppers to -2 rushing yards. You aren't going to win … Continue reading Georgia State Tops The Hilltoppers in the AutoNation Cure Bowl 27-17

AutoNation Cure Bowl-Preview, TV, Weather, Betting and More

Western Kentucky Hilltoppers(6-6) vs. Georgia State Panthers(6-5) Start Time: 2:30 Location: Camping World Stadium, Orlando, FL TV: CBSSN Weather: 65 degrees, slightly cloudy Line: Georgia State -6.5 FPI: Western Kentucky 58.6% O/U: 51.5 Western Kentucky Overview The Hilltoppers are bowl eligible for the seventh straight season (they didn't go to a bowl two of those years, but had 6+ wins). This year … Continue reading AutoNation Cure Bowl-Preview, TV, Weather, Betting and More

Film Sesh: Week 13

Championship weekend is getting closer and closer, but it's not good for all people. If you're a coach for a struggling program, such as Rice's David Baliff, you got fired. Congratulations on winning the gilded pink slip on your way out the door. As Christmas comes closer, more coaches will soon be joining Baliff and … Continue reading Film Sesh: Week 13

100 Miles of Hate and Shula Bowl 2017 Preview

Two of C-USA’s best rivalries will be on display this weekend when the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers host the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders in 100 Miles of Hate and the East Division-leading Florida Atlantic Owls host the Florida International Panthers in the Shula Bowl. WKU and MTSU head into the 2017-edition of 100 Miles of Hate … Continue reading 100 Miles of Hate and Shula Bowl 2017 Preview

The Forgotten 5 Are Going Bowling – Here’s Where I Think They’ll Go; Yeah, I Predicted Power 5 Too Because Whatever

Bowl season is almost here everyone, you know what that means, bowl projections. Everyone loves looking at tie-ins and choosing what four-win teams are capable of winning out to just sneak into a bowl. No? Only me? Ok then. I think this is a given at this point, but UCF is the Forgotten 5's representative … Continue reading The Forgotten 5 Are Going Bowling – Here’s Where I Think They’ll Go; Yeah, I Predicted Power 5 Too Because Whatever