1. Curing a Case of the Mondays: College Hoops Recap, 12.15

    For the second Monday in a row, no significant games were scheduled, and two Big East teams looked to get more time for their walk-ons, as UConn faced off against Stony Brook and Syracuse ...

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  2. Curing a Case of the Mondays: College Hoops Recap, 12.8

    Monday’s slate of hoops was not exactly high-powered, but here’s a look at some games, trends, and storylines through Dec. 8...

    Tim Pollock Written by Tim Pollock about over 5 years ago 111 reads 1 comments

  3. Alabama-Florida: Game Analysis and Prediction

    To begin, please read Eric Brown’s excellent article titled B/R Vs. ESPN: Handicapping the Hidden Battle In Atlanta...

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  4. Curing a Case of the Mondays: College Hoops Recap, 12.1

    Wisconsin at Virginia Tech: Game of the NightThe ACC finally lost its stranglehold on home games in the ACC/Big 10 Challenge...

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  5. South Carolina-Clemson: Game Analysis and Prediction

    There are so many interesting subplots surrounding this year’s rivalry game between the Gamecocks and Tigers.For both teams, much is at stake, namely recruiting, momentum, and bowl games...

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  6. Week 14 College Football Picks: The Rivalry Edition

    So much football goodness this weekend. Too bad I’ll be at a wedding. Lots of Friday games from which to choose, but I’m going with two SEC games and a Wannstache classic:Mississippi ...

    Tim Pollock Written by Tim Pollock about over 5 years ago 1,622 reads 7 comments

  7. Curing a Case of the Mondays: College Hoops Recap, 11.24

    Featured GamesNotre Dame vs. IndianaThe Hoosiers got a dose of Notre Dame’s balanced scoring attack in an ugly game that was out of hand by halftime...

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  8. Darrin Horn’s Gamecocks off to Undefeated Start

    After Saturday’s easy, 75-53 win over USC-Upstate, the South Carolina Gamecocks are now 3-0—and face a very light schedule over the next month. South Carolina also defeated Winthrop University and Jacksonville State earlier this season...

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  9. Lame Duck Coaches Unite!

    Phil Fulmer, Greg Robinson, and Joe Tiller are not just overweight, old white guys.They are overweight, old white guys who just registered big wins over rivals—and all just so happen to be on the way out of town at their respective schools...

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  10. Week 13 College Football Picks: Texas Tech-Oklahoma Edition

    After extenuating circumstance prevented me from completing a Week 12 column last week, the backlash got out of hand. Emails, phone calls, and faxes came pouring in—all demanding gutsy picks this week...

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  11. Bo Clark Wins 400th Game at Flagler College

    Flagler College head coach Bo Clark achieved a milestone win—his 400th—as his Flagler team defeated the University of Puerto Rico-Mayaguez 98-61 this past Tuesday, November 18...

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  12. South Carolina Football Roundup, 11.20.08

    First if all: No, Steve Spurrier is not retiring.Is it just me, or are the words “Spurrier” and “retirement” always linked after a loss? Vanderbilt beat the Gamecocks ...

    Tim Pollock Written by Tim Pollock about over 5 years ago 502 reads 15 comments

  13. South Carolina-Florida: Spurrier Comes Home to Gainesville

    This Saturday—for the second time since taking over at South Carolina—Steve Spurrier comes back to Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, the place where he starred as a player and ran up scores as the head coach...

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  14. Week 11 College Football Picks: Alabama-LSU Edition

    Nearly 100 people viewed my last award-winning, Week 10 Picks column from last week—nearly the same amount of comments garnered on a boring, statistical comparison between Tim Tebow and Matt Stafford...

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  15. Is Stan Drayton to Blame for Tennessee's Downgraded Running Game?

    As Tennessee heads to Columbia, SC this weekend for another SEC showdown, the Gamecock defense—ranked first in the SEC for total defense—can seemingly rest easy when it comes to stopping the run...

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  16. Week 10 College Football Picks: Florida-Georgia Edition

    So I went with the Upset Special theme last week, and things didn’t work out so well, although Rutgers made me proud. Ten more games this week, and I feel confident in about three of them...

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  17. Tim Tebow Vs. Matt Stafford: By the Numbers

    Before the big showdown this weekend in Jacksonville, I thought a rundown of the two leading SEC quarterbacks, Tim Tebow and Matt Stafford, would be appropriate...

    Tim Pollock Written by Tim Pollock about over 5 years ago 3,949 reads 59 comments

  18. Florida-Georgia: By the Numbers

    History runs deep in the Florida-Georgia rivalry, as both Mark Richt and Urban Meyer are well aware. Yes, Florida has won 15 of the last 18, an amazing run of dominance...

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  19. Thursday Night College Football: Why I Am Watching This?

    I told myself I wasn’t going to do it. I was not going to watch two mediocre teams play football on a Thursday night—especially with Mark “May Day” May making up one-third of the broadcast booth...

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  20. Week Nine College Football Picks: The “This Is Sparta!” Edition

    Last week’s 7-10 performance was okay. I missed the key SEC matchup between LSU and South Carolina, and I’m still angry at Harry Coleman because of it...

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  21. Creature Vs. Creature: A Gamecock on South Carolina-LSU

    Game PreviewThe story of last year’s 28-16 Tiger win was a fake field goal at the end of the first half that allowed Colt David to easily dash into the end zone after Matt Flynn’s Harlem Globetrotter over-the-head pass...

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  22. Week Eight College Football Picks: Missouri-Texas Edition

    After a pretty moneyliscious Week Seven (11-2, including the Arkansas over Auburn upset), I’m back with 10 fresh new pick'ems.The action gets going on Thursday night, as usual...

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  23. Fun with Stats, SEC Style

    At about the midway point of the season, I thought it would be fun to look at some stats from the nation’s toughest conference. Here are some of the interesting facts I found...

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  24. South Carolina Receivers Coming of Age

    When senior All-SEC receiver Kenny McKinley went down with hamstring injury in the first half of the Vanderbilt game in week two, it looked as though the Gamecock offense would not only lose ...

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  25. South Carolina-Kentucky Football Should Make for a Defensive Battle

    Before we get ahead of ourselves and claim that the Gamecocks are all of a sudden a potent, lethal SEC offense because they posted 31 points and 405 yards (including 327 in the air) in a win ...

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