Category: NCAA Football

January 6, 2017 Devon Ashby No comments exist

Several people questioned the decisions of LSU’s Leonard Fournette and Stanford’s Christian McCaffrey to skip their bowl games and prepare for the NFL Draft. Honestly, though, nothing’s wrong with what these players, and others like them, are doing. The Tigers underachieved severely in 2016, costing head coach Les Miles his job. They will play in the Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus Bowl against the equally…

January 3, 2017 Eric Robinson No comments exist

  Even in the middle of SEC country, the Oklahoma Sooners owned the night. Behind 524 total yards of offense, the #7 Oklahoma Sooners (11-2) handed the #14 Auburn Tigers a 35-19 defeat in the 2017 Allstate Sugar Bowl. Sooners quarterback Baker Mayfield tossed for 296 yards and two touchdowns on the night. The skilled…

January 2, 2017 Eric Robinson No comments exist

  Maybe it was the mystique that is the Rose Bowl Coliseum. Or maybe it was two of the hottest teams in the country trying to one-up the other. A 46-yard field goal by USC kicker Matt Boermeester as time expired gave the #9 Trojans (10-3) a 52-49 victory over #5 Penn State. A high-scoring…

January 1, 2017 Eric Robinson No comments exist

  They call it “The Granddaddy of Them All” The historic Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California has seen it’s fair share of historical college football moments. It’s seen arguably the greatest college football team ever (2001 Miami Hurricanes) crown themselves champion. It has seen a man named Roy Riegels earn the nickname of “Wrong Way”…

December 31, 2016 Eric Robinson No comments exist

  Expecting Clemson to win was one thing. Expecting a beatdown like this was totally different. In the second game of the College Football Playoff semifinal, the #2 Clemson Tigers (13-1) sends a profound statement by beating the #3 Ohio State Buckeyes 31-0. The win by the Tigers places the 2016 ACC Champion in the…

December 31, 2016 Eric Robinson No comments exist

Of course, this time of the year, the College Football Playoff usually grabs the attention of most. All things considered, the bowl season is still the hub of compelling match-ups. This year’s Sugar Bowl is the source for another enticing contest. Having Auburn (8-4) as an opponent means you have to deal with an uptempo…

December 29, 2016 Nick Wilcox No comments exist

No. 18 Virginia Tech pulled off the biggest comeback in school history in the Belk Bowl at Bank of America Stadium.  The Hokies erased a 24-point halftime deficit and scored 35 unanswered points in the second half en route of a 35-24 victory over Arkansas. Total Team Effort: Quarterback Jerod Evans led this historic comeback…