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
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
As I reported in March, Georgia Southern University commissioned a feasibility study on a new 6,500 seat basketball facility to replace Hanner Fieldhouse. There's been no word since as to how that study turned out. But Athletic Director Tom Kleinlein offered us a glimpse in his regular "From the Desk of T.K." segment last Thursday: … Continue reading Is A Big Renovation to Hanner Fieldhouse in the Works?
Georgia Southern men's basketball is finally at the end of its non-conference schedule. They finished November and December with a respectable 9-4 record (7-4 vs. DI) with wins over Wake Forest, George Mason, and Cal State Bakersfield on their resume. The Eagles start their Sun Belt slate Friday night at Troy and Sunday afternoon at … Continue reading Catching Up with Georgia Southern Eagles Basketball
For those of you who have been coming here for a while for our football content, it may come as a shock to you that we'll be covering basketball (yes, we know there's more to life than football... sometimes.) After months and months of FBS and FCS play, you'll be seeing plenty of hardcourt coverage … Continue reading Are You Ready for Some… Uh, Basketball? Because We’re About to Start Covering It.