New Mexico State rolls past Georgia Southern 35-27

First off, I would like to start off by giving New Mexico State their credit.  New Mexico State has a talented ball club, and if they cut down on the mental errors, they should easily qualify for their first bowl appearance since 1960. We did not see Larry Rose III Saturday, but we did see … Continue reading New Mexico State rolls past Georgia Southern 35-27

Georgia Southern Eagles vs New Mexico State Aggies Preview

New Mexico State Aggies (2-4, 0-2) vs Georgia Southern Eagles (0-4, 0-1) Time: 6:00 PM EST, Saturday October 14, 2017 Where: Paulson Stadium, Statesboro, GA TV: ESPN3 Stream: WatchESPN Betting Line: New Mexico State -7.5 Series: 3-0 Georgia Southern ('16 GS 22-19) It's homecoming weekend in Statesboro and I don't know whether to be excited, like I usually am, or … Continue reading Georgia Southern Eagles vs New Mexico State Aggies Preview

In, Out, And Other: The College Baseball Bubble Is About To Burst

We are days away from the announcement of the 2017 NCAA baseball tournament field. 64 of the best teams in the nation will duke it out in regionals, super regionals, and finally the College World Series with the top team being crowned national champions. College baseball is a bit different from many other college sports … Continue reading In, Out, And Other: The College Baseball Bubble Is About To Burst

Who’s Clinched and Who’s Close in the Forgotten 5?

On Friday night, the Monmouth Hawks became the first team this season to clinch the regular season conference championship. While a regular season title doesn't really guarantee you anything beyond a trip to the NIT, and there's still work to do to reach the ultimate goal of the NCAA Tournament. it's still meaningful in a … Continue reading Who’s Clinched and Who’s Close in the Forgotten 5?

Going Undefeated In Conference Play Is Incredibly Hard

What a difference a week makes. Just a week ago, the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders, the Akron Zips, and the UNC Wilmington Seahawks were undefeated in their respective conference and on the bubble for an at-large berth. Since then, UNCW lost twice (to William & Mary and Charleston), Akron was destroyed at Ohio, and MTSU … Continue reading Going Undefeated In Conference Play Is Incredibly Hard

Weakest Of The Week: What Is Georgia Southern Versus Georgia State?

Who’s ever said no to a nice run of Jeopardy? You know Fargo? Hit and acclaimed 90s movie from the Coen brothers, etc. etc. Fargo, too, is a current hit and acclaimed television series on FX and, bear with me here because this is a long detour, inspired by the above referenced movie of the … Continue reading Weakest Of The Week: What Is Georgia Southern Versus Georgia State?

Weakest Of The Week: Georgia State Plays Football. No One Cares.

If a tree falls and no one’s there to hear it, and all that good stuff. It may have taken us all of 10 weaks, but finally we’ve relented. After 10 weaks we’re putting this dog out of its misery. Gone from this experiment of a CFB column that is this space, gone from it … Continue reading Weakest Of The Week: Georgia State Plays Football. No One Cares.

The key to losing to Kentucky is trying too hard

One of the first fun things that we learned this football season is that Western Michigan is the best team in the state of Illinois. Another is that New Mexico State is the best team in the state of New Mexico, which I guess still isn't saying much. The Aggies had a chance, though. When … Continue reading The key to losing to Kentucky is trying too hard