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Inaugural Playoff Match Ups are Set

Inaugural Playoff Match Ups are Set

This afternoon, the College Football Playoff Committee has made their decision. On January 1st, Alabama will take on the Ohio State at the Sugar Bowl and Florida State will take on Oregon at the Rose Bowl. The winners will play for the National Championship on January 12th.  

New Coaches for Florida and Nebraska

This week in college, Florida and Nebraska have a few new faces around campus: Nebraska has hired Mike Riley out of Oregon State to be the head of the Huskers starting with this season’s bowl game. Riley has a 93-80 over coaching record at Oregon State. The Beavers have never won their conference under Riley,...
Championship Week Preview

Championship Week Preview

The entire college football universe is focused on December 7th. It is on this Sunday that which a small committee of 12 is going to announce their top 4 college football teams and reveal the contestants of the first ever College Football Playoffs (ignore all non-FBS Division I-A college football). This is the final week...

Brady Hoke is out after 4 years

Announced in a press conference this afternoon, Brady Hoke will not be returning to the University of Michigan football program in 2015. Each year as head coach, Hoke posted fewer wins, finishing with only 5 this year and failing to make a post-season bowl. During the press conference, interim athletic director Jim Hackett was complimentary...
OSU's Shrinking Playoff Hope

OSU’s Shrinking Playoff Hope

Ohio State’s playoff dream broke along with J.T. Barrett’s ankle Saturday afternoon. During the first play of the 4th quarter, Barrett took off on a designed run and got crushed. The freshman Heisman candidate was elevated to starter when last year’s quarterback and Heisman candidate Braxton Miller tore a muscle in his shoulder weeks before this...
LeBron James is Coming Home

LeBron James is Coming Home

After 4 years and 2 NBA Championships in Miami, LeBron is packing it in and headed back home. It all began earlier this summer when James opted out of his contract’s 5th year option. When D-Wade and Chris Bosh also opted out of their contracts, it was unclear whether this indicated that the Big 3...

World Cup 2014: Standings After 6 Day

After 6 days, the World Cup is just starting to heat up. Here are your group standings: Group A Brazil 1-1-0 4 Mexico 1-1-0 4 Cameroon 0-0-1 0 Croatia 0-0-1 0   Group B Netherlands 1-0-0 3 Chile 1-0-0 3 Australia 0-0-1 0 Spain 0-0-1 0   Group C Colombia 1-0-0 3 Côte D’ivoire 1-0-0...
Brazil wins first match of the World Cup

Brazil wins first match of the World Cup

Brazil won the opening match of this tournament 3-1. Croatia struck first when Marcelo scored early at the 11 minute mark. However Brazil was able to equalize the match soon after when Neymar put it in 18 minutes later. Brazil had the upper hand throughout most of the match and was able to strike again...
World Cup Groups Breakdown

World Cup Groups Breakdown

Qualifications were announced October 2013 and the 32 teams headed to Brazil for the wold cup have finally been split into groups for the first stage of the tournament. Groups are drawn roughly by seed ranking but exceptions made for geographic separation. Over all, each group will include either a top 7 team or the...
The Big10’s New Digs

The Big10’s New Digs

As summer finally shines upon the Midwest, I can’t help but look forward to fall and college football.  Only a few weeks ago we saw 30 players selected in the NFL Draft. While we may have loved watching them in the past, we have to forget about them and set our sights on the upcoming...
NBA Draft Lottery Conspiracy Theory

NBA Draft Lottery Conspiracy Theory

Of the major sports leagues, the NBA seems to be at the heart of the most conspiracy theories. In part because it seems big market teams always seem to make it to the play offs, in part because super stars draw fouls more often than other players, and in part because playoffs seems to always...
Who is Stan Van Gundy?

Who is Stan Van Gundy?

Over the course of his 8 season career as a head coach, Van Gundy has never coached a team to a sub .500 record. He has only ever won less than 50 games in a season trice. The first instance was his first season as a head coach, the second was the season he stepped...