The Quick and Dirty as to Why “POW6R” Won’t Happen

The bold move by the American Athletic Conference to try to brand themselves as the obvious addition to the Power Five is a valiant effort. Seriously though - P6 WON’T HAPPEN. The idea that the Power 5 will ever let a Group of 5 conference become strong enough top to bottom to compete with them … Continue reading The Quick and Dirty as to Why “POW6R” Won’t Happen

How Does The Forgotten 5 Affiliate Program Work?

So I'm sure you've seen F5 logos starting to pop up around twitter and if you haven't, look closer. Here at Forgotten 5 we are working on building a network of Twitter accounts that will represent each G5 school. We are searching around twitter "hunting" for fan accounts with no affiliation with any other site, all … Continue reading How Does The Forgotten 5 Affiliate Program Work?

UNLV Basketball Adds 5-star Recruit to an Already Stellar 17-18 Class

Marvin Menzies' first year as Head Coach in Las Vegas wasn't exactly pretty. The Runnin' Rebels finished 4-14 in conference play and last in the Mountain West. But that could all be beginning to change. As usual with almost any head coach takeover, there is some rebuilding that is needed. Recruiting is the lifeblood of … Continue reading UNLV Basketball Adds 5-star Recruit to an Already Stellar 17-18 Class

Forgotten 5 Surprising Teams That Will Bowl In 2017

As notable as the 2016 season has been for the run of Western Michigan, the ability of Navy to stay relevant in the post Keenan Reynolds era, the disappointment of Houston’s season, and other interesting stories, the rise of traditional non-powers to the postseason has been outstanding to watch. I feel the need to preface … Continue reading Forgotten 5 Surprising Teams That Will Bowl In 2017

Three Things We Learned in the Final Week of MWC Football

1) Broncos Broken as Boise State falls to Air Force Coming into its last game, Boise State had one job: don't trip up on itself during its matchup versus Air Force. Previously, the Broncos had lost their last two meetings versus the Falcons, but seemingly were set to take this game and cruise to the Mountain West championship game. Even with … Continue reading Three Things We Learned in the Final Week of MWC Football

MWC Week 13 Big Bowl Of Recaps

Nevada 45, UNLV 10: In a battle of twin 4-7 teams, the Nevada Wolfpack systematically dismantled UNLV to the tune of 45-10. James Butler just missed out on his first 200 yard game of the season, finishing with 196 yards on 32 carries to go along with three touchdowns. That was his sixth 100+ yard … Continue reading MWC Week 13 Big Bowl Of Recaps

Boise State rolls past UNLV on McNichols’ 4 TD night

Jeremy McNichols pulled out another dominating performance on Senior Night at Albertsons Stadium.  The question that's on everyone's mind: even though he isn't a senior, will that be his last performance as well?  Certainly the junior is talented enough to declare early, and the thought has crossed the mind of a few Bronco fans, but … Continue reading Boise State rolls past UNLV on McNichols’ 4 TD night

UNLV looks for a second big upset versus Boise State

UNLV vs. Boise State When: Friday, November 18, 2016 7:00 PM MT Where: Albertsons Stadium, Boise, Idaho TV: ESPN2 Radio: UNLV - Here, Boise State - Here Betting Line: Boise State (-29), O/U - 66 UNLV outlook The name of the game for the Rebels is "win and you're in."  After a shocking upset over … Continue reading UNLV looks for a second big upset versus Boise State

Three Things We Learned From Week 11 in the Mountain West Conference

Well, the Mountain division is a little bit more messy now I do not in any way understand how Wyoming would up playing a game in which they scored 66 points and not only lost, but only led for a total of seven minutes worth of game time. I don't think there'd be much doubt that … Continue reading Three Things We Learned From Week 11 in the Mountain West Conference

UNLV beats Wyoming in an Old West style shootout

Last season, both these teams were sitting at the bottom of the MWC, written off as easy wins by the upper teams.  This season, Wyoming had turned it around, beat Boise State and was sitting in control of their own destiny for the MWC Championship game. First they had to go through UNLV, a team … Continue reading UNLV beats Wyoming in an Old West style shootout