TV Streaming Options for Group of Five Fans

Well, that's annoying. I was always under the impression that the entire purpose of switching from traditional cable providers to streaming services - cutting the cord, as they say - was done as an intended tradeoff. I pay less money to the person who provides my television channels, and in return, they give me fewer … Continue reading TV Streaming Options for Group of Five Fans

We’re Coming Back, But We’re Not Forgetting Anything

Forgotten5 is going to be entering into its fifth year of operation in a month, and as always, things will be different. It will be different in a few specific ways, but those are far less important right now, other than one in particular. At the end of May, we committed that we would refrain … Continue reading We’re Coming Back, But We’re Not Forgetting Anything

Forgotten 5 Will Stop On-Site Content For the Month of June: A Void For Floyd

Forgotten 5 will not be posting content on the website in June. Some things are bigger than sports. #VoidForFloyd https://t.co/v4m4n22d3j — Forgotten5 (@RememberF5) May 31, 2020 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Earlier this morning I published an article detailing my feelings about everything happening right now, so I won't get into that. If you want to read it click … Continue reading Forgotten 5 Will Stop On-Site Content For the Month of June: A Void For Floyd

The 16-Team Western Athletic Conference was the AAC 1.0

Lately, one of the most interesting debates in college football is whether or not the American has the merits of a sixth power conference, attempting to fill the void the Big East left itself. The American is arguably the preeminent Group of Five conference, distancing itself from the pack. It also helps that it's the … Continue reading The 16-Team Western Athletic Conference was the AAC 1.0

The WAC Does the Right Thing and Allows Transitioning Teams in Their Tournament.

The WAC recently announced it would allow transitioning teams to participate in their conference tournament. This is a bigger deal than it may seem at the surface for several reasons. For those that are not familiar, the NCAA has rules regarding schools transitioning from Division II to Division I. They require a four year "transition … Continue reading The WAC Does the Right Thing and Allows Transitioning Teams in Their Tournament.

College Athletics’ Top Ten Fundraising Athletic Directors

This is something that was done over at CollegeAD a number of years ago, and we thought, when we were asked to do something similar, why the heck not? We know how to rank things, too! Every day in the media, you see stories about intercollegiate athletics programs taking pay cuts, eliminating positions, furloughs to … Continue reading College Athletics’ Top Ten Fundraising Athletic Directors

Geographic Realignment Could Be a Worthwhile Pursuit for the Group of Five

EDITORS NOTE: This topic has recently resurfaced with the study brought out from Old Dominion. While I personally will choose to believe this was primarily a study used to justify the shut-down of wrestling, it has brought geographic realignment - a worthwhile pursuit in my book - back to the table. Here's my thoughts, updated … Continue reading Geographic Realignment Could Be a Worthwhile Pursuit for the Group of Five