The Forgotten Five 2nd Annual Power Five Preview!

Like the rest of the nation, we're stoked for Group of Five football! Who will rise from CUSA? Which team will challenge the Sun Belt Establishment™? Who in the Mountain West has a shot at usurping Boise State? Is Houston still a super power in the AAC? Is Toledo the next Western Michigan of the … Continue reading The Forgotten Five 2nd Annual Power Five Preview!

The Group of Five needs to think out of the gridiron.

When the Mississippi State Bulldogs finally dispatched the Southern Miss Golden Eagles forty-eight minutes after midnight on Tuesday morning, the Group of Five lost its last shot at advancing to the 2017 NCAA Baseball Super Regionals. Eliminated early were San Diego State (Mountain West), South Alabama (Sun Belt), UCF (American), Houston (American) and Ohio (MAC). … Continue reading The Group of Five needs to think out of the gridiron.

ESPN Bracketology vs Forgotten Forensics, Round 6

Perhaps the most valuable principle that guides this weekly column is unwavering dignity. And stoic professionalism. And staunch integrity. That's three valuable principles, but frankly, they're all equal in value, like each member of Hansen. So you can rest assured knowing that no one responsible for this priceless content is shamelessly pimping it to industry … Continue reading ESPN Bracketology vs Forgotten Forensics, Round 6

ESPN Bracketology vs Forgotten Forensics, Round 5

Some guys actually do this kind of thing for a living. Me, practicing Hoop Forensics is more of a hobby, like karate or spreading good cheer. Joe Lunardi is pretty serious about this stuff, though. In fact, his understanding of Hoop Forensics sometimes overwhelms me. https://twitter.com/AStateFanRules/status/827166222936637440 Joe's tweets are as beautiful as they are mysterious – … Continue reading ESPN Bracketology vs Forgotten Forensics, Round 5

Red Wolves survive “Mayhem Monday” while entropy rules the Sun Belt

Total chaos ensued Monday night when conference leader Georgia Southern lost its second straight conference game, and preseason favorite UT-Arlington fell to Coastal Carolina, creating a three-way tie between the Eagles, Red Wolves, and surging Georgia State. The Red Wolves were lead by a defense that has limited 8 of 9 Sun Belt opponents to below season … Continue reading Red Wolves survive “Mayhem Monday” while entropy rules the Sun Belt

ESPN Bracketology vs Forgotten Forensics, Round 4

As a Hoops Forensic Scientist, I'm afforded incredible liberties that the common man is (with good reason) denied. One such liberty is the exclusive opportunity to manipulate basketball's brokers of power by gently exercising my sizable influence: https://twitter.com/AStateFanRules/status/824101742384181249 It's only a matter of time before the Red Wolves make an appearance on The Bubble. Not … Continue reading ESPN Bracketology vs Forgotten Forensics, Round 4