Most Interesting Modern Group of Five Champs: 2013 Arkansas State

It had been awhile since Arkansas State's 2005 co-champion team, and prospects became good for the Red Wolves. Almost too good. Arkansas State began an era of one-and-done coaches, beginning in 2011 when Hugh Freeze led the program to an undefeated Sun Belt record and a 10-3 finish. He left for the "big-time" environment of … Continue reading Most Interesting Modern Group of Five Champs: 2013 Arkansas State

Most Interesting Modern Group of Five Champs: 2016 Temple

If you can't remember when Temple football was bad, you're simply too young. Not only was Temple bad, they were bad enough to get kicked out of the worst BCS conference. After a 10-2 finish and win in the Garden State Bowl in 1979, the Owls entered football purgatory. Sure there were some bright spots … Continue reading Most Interesting Modern Group of Five Champs: 2016 Temple

The Most Interesting Modern Group of Five Champions: 2007 FAU

During the off-season, Forgotten Five has decided to do some research. We launched a multi-part series looking at some of the Group of Five's most unique conference champions. Teams such as Boise's great teams, the 2004 and 2008 Utah teams, and Hawaii's 2007 team receive so much attention as the Group of Five's greatest teams … Continue reading The Most Interesting Modern Group of Five Champions: 2007 FAU

Most Interesting Modern Group of Five Conference Champions: 2005 MAC Champion Akron

During the off-season, Forgotten Five has decided to do some research. We launched a multi-part series looking at some of the Group of Five's most unique conference champions. Teams such as Boise's great teams, the 2004 and 2008 Utah teams, and Hawaii's 2007 team receive so much attention as the Group of Five's greatest teams … Continue reading Most Interesting Modern Group of Five Conference Champions: 2005 MAC Champion Akron

Most Interesting Modern Group of Five Champions: 2001 WAC Champion Louisiana Tech

During the off-season, Forgotten Five has decided to do some research. We launched a multi-part series looking at some of the Group of Five's most unique conference champions. Teams such as Boise's great teams, the 2004 and 2008 Utah teams, and Hawaii's 2007 team receive so much attention as the Group of Five's greatest teams … Continue reading Most Interesting Modern Group of Five Champions: 2001 WAC Champion Louisiana Tech

Forgotten 5 Launches The “Bring The Funder” Podcast

We have a new podcast hosted by me, Alex Funderburke. This will be unlike anything we have ever done before. Unlike past podcasts we've had, this podcast's main focus isn't Group of Five sports. It isn't sports at all actually. Over the past month or so, I have learned just how valuable my voice can … Continue reading Forgotten 5 Launches The “Bring The Funder” Podcast

Most Interesting Modern Group of Five Champions: 2001 Sun Belt Champ North Texas

During the off-season, Forgotten Five has decided to do some research. We launched a multi-part series looking at some of the Group of Five's most unique conference champions. Teams such as Boise's greats, the 2004 and 2008 Utah teams, and Hawaii's 2007 team receive so much attention as the Group of Five's greatest teams in … Continue reading Most Interesting Modern Group of Five Champions: 2001 Sun Belt Champ North Texas

The State of The MEAC: Collapse or Grow, the Time is Now

It's July now, which means that with everything that has shaken this year into chaos, we get to add one more to the list. All of the planned changes made by schools and conferences now take effect. Among those was the conference hit hardest by such chaos, the Mid-Eastern Atlantic Conference. They have now officially … Continue reading The State of The MEAC: Collapse or Grow, the Time is Now

Most Interesting Modern Group of Five Champions: 2000 WAC Co-Champion UTEP

During the off-season, Forgotten Five has decided to do some research. We launched a multi-part series looking at some of the Group of Five's most unique conference champions. Teams such as Boise's great teams, the 2004 and 2008 Utah teams, and Hawaii's 2007 team receive so much attention as the Group of Five's greatest teams … Continue reading Most Interesting Modern Group of Five Champions: 2000 WAC Co-Champion UTEP

Chicago State Cougars Cut Baseball, and May Not Be Done Free-Falling

We've talked here at Forgotten5 about Chicago State at numerous points in the past year, largely referring to the mess they've made of their school and athletics department in the last two decades due to massive mismanagement. We've also talked about it a lot because many of us at the site have fond past and … Continue reading Chicago State Cougars Cut Baseball, and May Not Be Done Free-Falling