1. NCAA Football: Where Will Your Team Be When the Conferences Realign?

    From College Sports Matchups Here is something you can bet on: There is going to be conference realignment in the NCAA. Everyone keeps talking expansion, but for that to occur it means another conference is going to get smaller...

    Gary  Brown Written by Gary Brown about almost 5 years ago 1,031 reads 9 comments

  2. Ed O'Bannon's Lawsuit Against NCAA Will Have an Impact, Good or Bad

    From College Sports Matchups The recent court ruling allowing Ed O’Bannon to move forward with his lawsuit regarding the use of his image in a video game should be of interest to all fans of college sports...

    Gary  Brown Written by Gary Brown about almost 5 years ago 1,437 reads 7 comments

  3. College Football Talking Points: Expansion, Impact Players, Recruiting

    Our job at College Sports Matchups is to make sure you stay in the know so you can “WOW” your friends with incredible displays of college football knowledge...

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  4. NCAA Basketball Talking Points: No. 2 Seeds, Dynasty Trouble, Rising Teams

    At College Sports Matchups we believe our job is to keep you in the know so you can be in the conversation with your buddies when it comes to college basketball. Here is what you need to know this week...

    Gary  Brown Written by Gary Brown about almost 5 years ago 682 reads 1 comments

  5. National Signing Day 2010: Winners, Surprises, and Disappointments

    It has ended. National Signing Day 2010 has passed and the fax machines at college athletic departments can take the day off. Now it's time for the analysis...

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  6. College Football Fans, Pull for the Right Team in the Super Bowl

    How does a college football fan pick who to root for in the Super Bowl when they do not have a real favorite among the professional teams? Just do what comes natural to you on Saturdays: Pull for your favorite college team...

    Gary  Brown Written by Gary Brown about almost 5 years ago 67 reads 0 comments

  7. College Football Fans: A Guide to Picking Your Super Bowl Team

      How does a college football fan pick who to root for in the Super Bowl when they do not have a real favorite among the professional teams? Just do what comes natural to you on Saturdays; pull for your favorite college team...

    Gary  Brown Written by Gary Brown about almost 5 years ago 120 reads 0 comments

  8. College Basketball Talking Points: Number 1, Best Conference, Heels Out?

    College basketball is at the point in the season where teams are trying to solidify their resume for the Big Dance and meeting up with their rivals in conference play. Below are notes to help you keep the college basketball conversation alive this week...

    Gary  Brown Written by Gary Brown about almost 5 years ago 341 reads 0 comments

  9. College Football Talking Points: Recruiting, Senior Bowl, and Money

    Here is what you need to know to be in the know for college football this week.  Remember Irish Poet Oscar Wilde and his words about the art of conversation: "Conversation should touch everything, but should concentrate on nothing...

    Gary  Brown Written by Gary Brown about almost 5 years ago 261 reads 0 comments

  10. Gator Football, Inc.: Hold 'em, Fold 'em, or Run Away?

    Kenny Rogers once sang that you had to know when to hold ‘em, know when to fold ‘em, know when to walk away, and know when to run. Besides gambling, this truth applies in business and even more often coaches seem to get it too...

    Gary  Brown Written by Gary Brown about almost 5 years ago 746 reads 11 comments

  11. Second Look: Fix College Football's Absurd Recruiting Rules

    It is absurd. The entire process of recruiting is out of control, and it is high time for the NCAA to do something. Why? Because they are the only ones who can...

    Gary  Brown Written by Gary Brown about almost 5 years ago 162 reads 2 comments

  12. Lane Kiffin To USC, Really? That and Other Recent Surprises

    It was just a few weeks ago that here at College Sports Matchups we recapped the year in college football noting that there was little left that could surprise us for the balance of the year...

    Gary  Brown Written by Gary Brown about almost 5 years ago 263 reads 0 comments

  13. BCS Championship: Strategies for Texas and Alabama

      It is the biggest game of the year in college football...alright, that is an understatement. The two most deserving teams are playing each other. Boise State just does not play at this level, so no apologies are needed...

    Gary  Brown Written by Gary Brown about almost 5 years ago 444 reads 6 comments

  14. Boise State Is Good but Not Best Team in America

    It was in the Fiesta Bowl between TCU and Boise State where the real national championship was won. With both teams entering the game undefeated, it is only right that the winning Broncos be named king of college football for the 2009 season...

    Gary  Brown Written by Gary Brown about almost 5 years ago 862 reads 28 comments

  15. End The Complexity: Recruiting and Taxes

    In just a few days, the calendar will flip over, and we will be in 2010. While you have been trying not to think about this change, it means that you will soon have two areas of life that consume you and are way more complicated than they need to be...

    Gary  Brown Written by Gary Brown about almost 5 years ago 55 reads 2 comments

  16. Is Kentucky the Best College Basketball Program Ever?

    The road to being the all-time leader in college basketball wins started with an 11-10 victory against the Lexington Y.M.C.A. in 1903 and reached the 2,001 plateau in a game the Kentucky Wildcats won 86-73 over Long Beach State...

    Gary  Brown Written by Gary Brown about almost 5 years ago 2,021 reads 16 comments

  17. Surprise!: Reviewing College Football's Most Unexpected Events of 2009

    It was beyond the wisdom of the BCS to give us a bowl pairing that involves TCU or Boise State playing one of the teams from the traditional power conferences, so there is little left that can catch us off guard for the balance of the season...

    Gary  Brown Written by Gary Brown about almost 6 years ago 171 reads 0 comments

  18. College Football Conversation Starters: Big Ten and More

    It is here. It's the quiet time between the end of the regular season and the start of the bowl games. It is your opportunity to shine when you know what is in the news from around the nation in college football...

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  19. Rant Time: Coaches That Make the Jump

    Most days it is our goal at College Sports Matchups to stay as objective as possible when reporting on the world of college sports...

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  20. College Football: Notes To Keep the Conversation Going This Week

    People will be talking college football in the morning when you get to the office or wherever you spend your day. Here are some headlines to assist you in being an active participant in the conversation...

    Gary  Brown Written by Gary Brown about 5 years ago 427 reads 2 comments

  21. Brian Kelly, Lane Kiffin, Jim Harbaugh: Believe it or Not; They Said It

      With all of the ways available to record the words used by people today you would think people might stop and consider what they are saying before they opened their mouths. Thankfully for our entertainment, they don’t...

    Gary  Brown Written by Gary Brown about 5 years ago 2,901 reads 87 comments

  22. Heisman Worthy: Alabama's Ingram Over Stanford's Gerhart

    Before there was a Toby Gerhart band wagon to jump on College Sports Matchups was talking about the outstanding running back from Stanford being a potential Heisman candidate...

    Gary  Brown Written by Gary Brown about 5 years ago 412 reads 72 comments

  23. NCAA Football: It Is Hard to Believe...

    Looking around the college football landscape it is always difficult to predict all that will occur in a season.From class to no class this year has not been a disappointment in providing plenty of thrills and drama for fans to enjoy...

    Gary  Brown Written by Gary Brown about 5 years ago 421 reads 1 comments

  24. Three Things: What Alabama and Florida Must Do To Win the SEC Title

    Often times it is not the biggest game that is the most exciting to watch but the game leading to the big one. The conference championship games are often times much more competitive than the ...

    Gary  Brown Written by Gary Brown about 5 years ago 448 reads 6 comments

  25. TCU and Boise State Don't Deserve a Shot at the National Title

    At College Sports Matchups we believe It is time for the chattering to stop. Time for people to quit yelling about the injustices of the BCS system...

    Gary  Brown Written by Gary Brown about 5 years ago 1,423 reads 82 comments