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
Mercer, Mercer, Mercer. The Bears are the national leader in wins and have cracked the top 25 in the Baseball America poll. I don’t care what anyone says, no one saw Mercer being this good this year. Danny Edgeworth is batting a robust .378 with 39 RBIs, JT Thomas has hit a team-high 12 homeruns … Continue reading This Week In Forgotten 5 Baseball: Mercer Bears Edition
SECOND ROUND BOUND ? Gaels advance with 85-77 win over VCU! @SaintMarysHoops will take on winner of Arizona/North Dakota next! #GoGaels pic.twitter.com/8Eit6cMCa3 — Saint Mary's Gaels (@smcgaels) March 17, 2017 What a game. It looked like Saint Mary's was going to run away with it early but VCU made multiple comebacks to keep the game close … Continue reading Saint Mary’s Holds Off VCU Despite 30 Point Performance From JeQuan Lewis
I have a secret to share with you: once upon a time, the Sun Belt was a powerhouse basketball conference. It's true! This is not the FAKE NEWS! I wasn't around for it, really, but I did a little research and poof, the truth. It's all there. For example, 1986 was kind of a magic … Continue reading The Hottest Sun Belt March Madness Teams of All Time: RANKED!
The Monmouth Hawks became the first team this season to clinch the regular season conference championship with many more following this week. 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 … Continue reading Who’s Clinched and Who’s Close in the Forgotten 5? Part Two
We are a few precious weeks from the NCAA Tournament, with Selection Sunday guaranteed to start arguments throughout the country. How poorly a “mid-major” program is seeded becomes a major bone of contention for fanbases all over the country. In particular, multiple fanbases assume that a higher the seed is congruent with the likelihood of … Continue reading Cinderella Wears An 11 Seed
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?
We are heading into the stretch run of the season with the Big Dance just in sight and finally, conferences races are starting to become clear. Well, other than in the Atlantic 10. That wild conference currently has six teams within 1-1.5 games of the top seed. VCU, Dayton, Rhode Island, Richmond, St. Bonaventure, and … Continue reading Forgotten 5’s Guide To Super Bowl Weekend Basketball