Selecting student athletes to join their coaches for the annual preseason media conference has become a charming tradition. The players get a cool field trip and some exposure, and the media gets to toss a few softball questions to the conference's best talent. Everybody wins, including us, the fans. Unless your favorite team is toting … Continue reading Sun Belt Media Day will have star power
The Sun Belt had a decent football season in 2016, punctuated by a strong 4-2 post season record and a bump in NFL draft picks. Will the Sun Belt turn up the heat in 2017? Unlike larger conferences who simply replace outgoing seniors and early draftees with more 4 and five star talent, the Sun Belt relies … Continue reading The brightest stars in the Sun Belt return in 2017
On Wednesday, the Sun Belt announced that Red Wolves defensive end Ja'Von Rolland-Jones won 2016 Sun Belt Player of the Year. Rolland-Jones was second in the Sun Belt with 11.5 sacks and added 18.5 tackles for a loss. Along with fellow Red Wolves defensive end (and SBC first teamer) Chris Odom, Rolland-Jones led a monster squad … Continue reading Sun Belt Postseason Awards are Here!