A View From The Top: Your 2017 Southern Miss Football Preview

Before we can look to the future let’s take a quick look back.  Way back.  The year is 1982 and the Southern Miss Football team is fresh off a victory over the Bear Bryant led Alabama Crimson Tide.  Famous sports journalist Mickey Spagnola would go on to describe Southern Miss in the best way I … Continue reading A View From The Top: Your 2017 Southern Miss Football Preview

Forgotten 5’s Guide To The 2017 NCAA Baseball Tournament

The NCAA Selection Show Monday afternoon marked the beginning of the second half of the season.  The announcement of the tournament field in its entirety begins the long road to Omaha.  There are 64 Division I Baseball programs all fighting for a spot in the College World Series. When? June 2 – June 28 Who? … Continue reading Forgotten 5’s Guide To The 2017 NCAA Baseball Tournament

Weakest Of The Week’s Half-Fast Recap: UTEP Loses The Game, Wins The Style Points Battle

Hey, take the victories where you can find them. We tried to tell ya all about this game. In our weekly instalment of our preview column, we listed UTEP at Rice Owls as the runner-up 1 game—but in reality, we had undersold this game big time. Not that we’re really into GOTCHA journalism but, like, … Continue reading Weakest Of The Week’s Half-Fast Recap: UTEP Loses The Game, Wins The Style Points Battle

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’s Half-Fast Recap: Charlotte Chokes On A Bowl Of Rice

Or, like, something? On the same day that all of the CFB ranked teams found a way to lose (i.e. okay, it was only seven teams but fuck them all) and spoil their first weekend in the President Trump era, two of the littlest of little brothers reminded us that there are levels to this … Continue reading Weakest Of The Week’s Half-Fast Recap: Charlotte Chokes On A Bowl Of Rice

Weakest Of The Week: Good Or Bad, Rice Will Be Bold

I mean, at least we all hope that they will. It’s been a wild and tough couple of weaks in this space. The aficionado reader may remember that we crowned Tulsa vs SMU in weak six and then FAU vs Marshall. The former turned out to be a shootout, and shootouts are automatically eliminated from … Continue reading Weakest Of The Week: Good Or Bad, Rice Will Be Bold

North Texas Breaks 14 Road Game Losing Streak With 42-35 Win Against Rice

North Texas traveled to Houston this weekend to face Rice and attempt to snap a 14 road game losing streak. After a very poor offensive performance against Florida, the Mean Green had a lot to improve on if they wanted any chance of winning this one. Rice, on the other hand, has yet to win … Continue reading North Texas Breaks 14 Road Game Losing Streak With 42-35 Win Against Rice

Weakest Of The Week: A Side Dish Of Rice And A Whole Lot Of Mediocrity

We told you guys we were pros, right? In our preview ahead of weak three, we had christened EMU versus Charlotte as the smelliest of all roses and waddayaknow, that glorious hole of a CFB game turned out to be the actual weekest of the weak. (For those who cry foul that we’re both judge … Continue reading Weakest Of The Week: A Side Dish Of Rice And A Whole Lot Of Mediocrity