Who can become bowl eligible in Week 9?

Keenan Reynolds
October 27, 2015

Wondering what teams will become bowl eligible this weekend in college football? What about which teams can be eliminated from postseason contention? Below you will find a quick list of what teams can clinch bowl eligibility and who can be scratched off the postseason invitation list depending on the outcomes this weekend. Bowl eligible with a win: Arizona (@ Washington) California (vs. USC) Georgia (vs. Florida) Georgia Southern (vs. Texas…


2015 Preview: Picking Conference USA

July 4, 2015

Keeping in the patriotic spirit of July 4th, and to follow up this morning’s American Athletic Conference predictions, why not serve up a helping of Conference USA predictions for the new season? A year after Marshall fell just shy of potentially cashing in on a big bowl payout, Conference USA looks elsewhere this season to see if a contender can rise to the occasion. It will not, but there are…


Southern Miss looking for a few good men

Southern Miss was 0-12 last year, so open tryouts may not be a terrible idea.
January 30, 2013

Think you have what it takes to play division one college football bu could never land a scholarship? Southern Miss may have the opportunity for you. Southern Mississippi, the 2011 Conference USA champions who are coming off an unfathomable 0-12 season in 2012, will hold open tryouts next Wednesday, February 6. Of course, this is also National Signing Day, which might lead some to think head coach Todd Monken is struggling to…


Detmer Award Ballot: One last time to praise Kellen Moore

Kellen Moore was automatic once again. Getty Images.
December 5, 2011

The final weekly ballot Kellen Moore was automatic once again. Getty Images. With the conclusion of the regular season in college football (Army-Navy Game not included), we have one last ballot to cast for the Detmer Award, organized by our friends over at Saturday Blitz. The top five candidates will be formally announced later this week and all voting members will be asked to cast one final vote but if…


Crystal Ball Run Podcast: Championship Week Preview

With Michael Felder Today I took on the responsibility of putting together The Crystal Ball Run Podcast to recap the weekend’s action and take a look to the conference championship games that are all set up. To do so I was joined by my co-staff writer on The Crystal Ball Run Michael Felder, of In The Bleachers. Together we take a look at LSU vs. Georgia in the SEC championship,…

November 28, 2011

Episode 077: Memphis mess

Can Memphis turn things around? Uncredited photo.
July 22, 2011

Ryan Hancock from Southern Pigskin We have talked a little bit about some of the better football programs in Conference USA this week, but what about the Memphis Tigers? I know, you probably forgot that Memphis played football. Well, technically they have not. The Tigers have won a total of three games over the past two years and have gone down in total wins each of the last four seasons….


Bowl Predictions – Beef O'Brady's Bowl

Overall: 3-0 I got off to a good start in predicting bowl games over the weekend, going 3-0 on the first day of the bowl season. Now things start to get a little trickier, I believe. Troy, Northern Illinois and BYU all scored sound bowl victories against their opponents. Each won by a minimum of 23 points. Talk about some yawners. This week the games become more exclusive with one…

December 21, 2010

Episode 037 – Previewing the Beef O’Brady’s Bowl

Mark Ennis from The Collision Course provides insight At Big East media day prior to the season new Louisville head coach Charlie Strong told reporters that he was never picked to finish last in anything in his life. That was the only reaction he had to the predictions for the Big East football standings that were released earlier that day. No doubt it inspired Strong to fuel a new energy…

December 20, 2010