1. Arizona State Football: Why Erickson Must Go...Now

    It's essentially the end of Sun Devil head coach Dennis Erickson's tenure at ASU. Whether or not athletic director Lisa Love allows Erickson to coach in a meaningless bowl game, the time has come for change at the top...

    Wes Freas Written by Wes Freas about over 2 years ago 923 reads 6 comments

  2. Arizona State Football: Time to Wake Up in Someplace Other Than Punxsutawney

    As more and more unfulfilled Sun Devil football seasons go by, I feel more and more like Bill Murray's character in the 1993 movie Groundhog Day ...

    Wes Freas Written by Wes Freas about almost 3 years ago 208 reads 1 comments

  3. Big 12 Breakup: Missouri Next to Jump to SEC?

    Although Baylor is still, for the moment, holding up the official announcement of Texas A&M joining the SEC as its 13th member, it's extremely likely that the Aggies will be joining the SEC in 2012...

    Wes Freas Written by Wes Freas about almost 3 years ago 2,250 reads 1 comments

  4. NCAA Football: Week 1 Provides Early Look into BCS Race

    While we're somewhat used to having some great early season non-conference matchups, the upcoming season provides some real heavyweight tilts in Week 1...

    Wes Freas Written by Wes Freas about almost 3 years ago 256 reads 0 comments

  5. March Madness 2011 Bracket: Top Five Tournament Coaches on the Hot Seat

    Coaching men's D1 college basketball is no easy gig. Constant travel, recruiting, hotel rooms, 20 hour workdays, upset losses and the pressure of getting to the NCAA tournament each year...

    Wes Freas Written by Wes Freas about over 3 years ago 993 reads 1 comments

  6. College Football Opinion: Kick the ACC and Big East Out of the BCS

    Another year, another sad season for the ACC and Big East. Unranked and already with 3 losses, Pittsburgh leads the Big East with four games left to play...

    Wes Freas Written by Wes Freas about over 3 years ago 472 reads 7 comments

  7. Cam Newton or Terrelle Pryor: Who Is the Better Dual-Threat QB?

    Many comparisons have been made between two of the country's Heisman-leading dual-threat QBs, Cam Newton of Auburn and Terrelle Pryor of The Ohio State University...

    Wes Freas Written by Wes Freas about almost 4 years ago 2,317 reads 84 comments

  8. Arizona State Football: When Will Vontaze Burfict Grow Up?

    Another game into talented Sun Devil linebacker Vontaze Burfict's career, another set of unsportsmanlike conduct penalties, one that led to a Northern Arizona score that needlessly tightened up a sloppily played game last Saturday in Tempe...

    Wes Freas Written by Wes Freas about almost 4 years ago 1,273 reads 6 comments

  9. College Football Analysis: Utah Football Gets No Love

    I don't understand what it will take for the Utah Utes football team to get any love. Their resume simply cannot be ignored and I'm dumbfounded to figure what it will take for other ...

    Wes Freas Written by Wes Freas about almost 4 years ago 1,522 reads 10 comments

  10. Notre Dame Football Set to Disappoint...Again

    As is the case across the entire college football landscape at this time of year, excitement is running high in South Bend, Indiana as well...

    Wes Freas Written by Wes Freas about almost 4 years ago 2,498 reads 40 comments

  11. 2010 College Football Predictions: Auburn and Texas On Collision Course?

    Don't look now, but early analysis shows that two teams, both in major conferences, have a couple of distinct scheduling advantages that may enable them to lock up in the national title game in Glendale this coming January: Texas and Auburn...

    Wes Freas Written by Wes Freas about almost 4 years ago 9,206 reads 180 comments

  12. Christmas in July: Five Teams That Will Surprise in College Football

    Can you smell that? A hint of cut grass, a waft of Gatorade, the sweet aroma of optimism? It's that time of the year: The time when everyone's undefeated, no one's on the injured list, ...

    Wes Freas Written by Wes Freas about 4 years ago 1,589 reads 11 comments

  13. TCU and Boise Have 'Officially' Arrived

    Life, Liberty and The Pursuit. Inspirational words from our forefathers that have guided our country for over 230 years...

    Wes Freas Written by Wes Freas about over 4 years ago 132 reads 4 comments

  14. Iowa Sunk With or Without Stanzi

    It would be easy for many Iowa Hawkeye fans to believe the return of injured QB Ricky Stanzi in the Fiesta Bowl v Boise State means something for their chances to win.   In fact, it means nothing...

    Wes Freas Written by Wes Freas about over 4 years ago 437 reads 30 comments

  15. Erickson Is a Virtue

    Every Saturday, a program's successes or failures are on display for all to see. It's the business that Dennis Erickson chose for himself over 30 years ago...

    Wes Freas Written by Wes Freas about over 4 years ago 72 reads 1 comments

  16. Brain Bowl Week 12: The Big Game: Stanford v Cal

    The Big Game! Lots of tradition in this week's Brain Bowl as Cal travels to Palo Alto to take on surprising Stanford...

    Wes Freas Written by Wes Freas about over 4 years ago 229 reads 0 comments

  17. Ohio State To Embarass Big 10 Yet Again

    The lack of success by Big 10 teams in BCS bowl games is well chronicled. The conference ranks 5th out of the 6 BCS conferences with a record of 8-11 for a paltry .421 winning percentage...

    Wes Freas Written by Wes Freas about over 4 years ago 508 reads 65 comments

  18. Brain Bowl Week 11: Stanford at USC

    Pass the wine and cheese. This week's Brain Bowl features an interesting Pac-10 matchup as upstart Stanford meets USC in Los Angeles...

    Wes Freas Written by Wes Freas about over 4 years ago 140 reads 0 comments

  19. BCS Busting Broncos? Let's Examine Some Scenarios

    There are many scenarios by which Boise State would be chosen as one of the four 'at large' BCS teams this year, none of which would leave the Broncos holding their own destiny in their hands, unfortunately...

    Wes Freas Written by Wes Freas about over 4 years ago 253 reads 0 comments

  20. Brain Bowl Week 10: Purdue at Michigan

    This week's Brain Bowl features two large Big 10 schools when Purdue meets Michigan in Ann Arbor. Let's go to the tape:   2009 Record: Purdue: 3-6 Michigan: 5-4   One year cost of attending: ...

    Wes Freas Written by Wes Freas about over 4 years ago 121 reads 0 comments

  21. TCU or Boise State? It Shouldn't Have to Be So Complicated

    We knew a day like this would come. A day in which two non-BCS conference teams who came into the season ranked in the top 25 would be angling for unbeaten seasons past the midway point...

    Wes Freas Written by Wes Freas about over 4 years ago 258 reads 5 comments

  22. Brain Bowl Week 9: Duke at Virginia

    This week's Brain Bowl features two of the nation's most prestigious institutions when Duke meets Virginiain Charlottesville...

    Wes Freas Written by Wes Freas about over 4 years ago 37 reads 0 comments

  23. Boise State and Oregon: A BCS Love Story

    Love is in the air. OK, maybe it's not the typical September to December romance you had in college, but it's close...

    Wes Freas Written by Wes Freas about almost 5 years ago 166 reads 3 comments

  24. Brain Bowl Week 8: Georgia Tech at Virginia

    This week's Brain Bowl features two ACC rivals as #12 Georgia Tech travels to Charlottesville, VA to take on the Virginia Cavaliers...

    Wes Freas Written by Wes Freas about almost 5 years ago 167 reads 3 comments

  25. Time for Erickson to Make Change

    If you believe that Sun Devil HC Dennis Erickson is a master recruiter and talent evaluator as most do, then why-oh-why can't he see that his offense is stuck in 1st gear in a conference ...

    Wes Freas Written by Wes Freas about almost 5 years ago 44 reads 2 comments