1. Why Move to HBO Is Canelo Alvarez's Next Step Toward Boxing Superstardom

    If you haven’t figured out who boxing’s next big superstar is going to be after current kingpins Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao retire from the sport, don’t worry...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 6 days ago 10,177 reads 67 comments

  2. Houston Cougars Offense Finally Shows Promise in 47-14 Beatdown of UNLV

    Houston, we have an offense. The Coogs rolled up and down the field against UNLV on Saturday night at TDECU Stadium, finally exhibiting some of the firepower Houston fans expected to see when the season began...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 10 days ago 422 reads 2 comments

  3. Potential Staff Shakeup Shows an End to Floyd Mayweather's Boxing Empire Is Near

    Floyd Mayweather ’s boxing empire appears to be crumbling around him. According to FightHype.com’s Ben Thompson , Mayweather is contemplating major changes to his team, ...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 13 days ago 27,296 reads 108 comments

  4. Why an Extended Break Would Be a Huge Mistake for Floyd Mayweather

    Floyd Mayweather looked tired when he entered the ring against Marcos Maidana . Or maybe it was just old...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 15 days ago 7,942 reads 39 comments

  5. Floyd Mayweather's Risks and Rewards in Potential Superfight vs. Manny Pacquiao

    It’s been the biggest fight in boxing for what seems like forever now. They should have fought in 2009. They should have fought in 2010. Every year has been the same thing: Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao should have faced each other by now...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 16 days ago 30,765 reads 124 comments

  6. Mayweather vs. Maidana 2 Winner: Floyd Emerges Unscathed Despite Dirty Sequel

    Floyd Mayweather (47-0, 26 KOs ) befuddled Marcos Maidana ( 35-5, 31 KOs ) with blindingly fast hands and dazzling footwork to overcome roughhouse tactics and a change in approach by the hard-punching slugger from Argentina...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 17 days ago 100,190 reads 219 comments

  7. Ranking the Top 25 Pound-for-Pound Boxers After Mayweather vs. Maidana 2

    Floyd Mayweather defeated Marcos Maidana on Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas by unanimous decision. Mayweather was just too skilled for the limited Maidana ...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 17 days ago 85,671 reads 118 comments

  8. Is Houston Still Contender in American Athletic Conference After Rough Start?

    The Houston Cougars have lost two of their first three games to open the 2014 season. Their lone win, a 47-0 shellacking of Grambling State at home, was notched against a winless Division I Football Bowl Subdivision (FCS) school...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 17 days ago 694 reads 2 comments

  9. Floyd Mayweather vs. Marcos Maidana: Is Boxing Pricing out Its Biggest Fans?

    Thinking about becoming a boxing fan? You might want to reconsider, because on top of all the other shenanigans boxing fans have to put up with on a regular basis—promotional ...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 20 days ago 46,407 reads 40 comments

  10. Floyd Mayweather vs. Marcos Maidana 2: Everything You Need to Know for Rematch

    Saturday’s pay-per-view rematch between Floyd Mayweather (46-0, 26 KOs) and Marcos Maidana (35-4, 31 KOs) is the type of fight that will be fun to watch no matter what...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 22 days ago 27,775 reads 25 comments

  11. Photos: Houston Crushes Grambling State at TDECU Stadium

    Houston thrashed Grambling State on Saturday night at TDECU Stadium. Houston built a 34-point halftime lead, then cruised to a 47-0 victory. The Coogs put lots of points on the board and completely shutdown the Tigers with a stifling defense...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 23 days ago 835 reads 0 comments

  12. Houston's Offense Still Needs Work Despite Blowout Win over Grambling State

    The Houston Cougars dominated Grambling State 47-0 on Saturday night at TDECU Stadium to get into the win column for the first time in 2014, but the Cougars offense still needs work...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 24 days ago 849 reads 1 comments

  13. Will Adrien Broner Ever Reach His Full Potential?

    Adrien Broner is one of the most exciting, engaging and entertaining fighters in the world. But will the 25-year-old junior welterweight from Cincinnati ever reach his full ...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 27 days ago 7,951 reads 32 comments

  14. Is There Truth to Freddie Roach's Claim That Floyd Mayweather Is a Shot Fighter?

    Manny Pacquiao’s trainer, Freddie Roach, claims Floyd Mayweather is a shot fighter. Is he? In a YouTube video posted by Jerry Hoffman’s 12SportsOnline...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 29 days ago 33,344 reads 129 comments

  15. How Houston Cougars Can Salvage 2014 Season After Abysmal Loss to UTSA

    The University of Houston opened its brand-new stadium the worst way possible last Friday night. The Cougars were shellacked by the University of Texas at San Antonio Roadrunners in front of the largest home-campus crowd in UH history...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 29 days ago 1,753 reads 5 comments

  16. Houston's First Game at TDECU Stadium Looms Large for Program

    The University of Houston will open a brand new stadium on Friday, September 29, when it hosts the University of Texas-San Antonio Roadrunners at 8 p.m...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 2,074 reads 1 comments

  17. How Far Away Is Wladimir Klitschko from Retirement After Biceps Injury?

    Wladimir Klitschko suffered a biceps injury during sparring last week, leading many to wonder how much longer the 38-year-old will be around. The injury forced the postponement of Klitschko’s September 6 bout against Kubrat Pulev...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 2,585 reads 4 comments

  18. Why Nobody Is Winning the Floyd Mayweather-50 Cent Beef

    The ongoing feud between rapper 50 Cent and boxer Floyd Mayweather hit a new low over the past few days...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 44,998 reads 94 comments

  19. Will Fight Network Catch on with American Combat Sports Fans?

    Wherever Len Asper went, he heard the same thing. Asper , CEO of Anthem Media Group, said he’s run into all sorts of people involved with combat sports over the years—fighters, ...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 1,671 reads 7 comments

  20. Video: Houston Cougars Head Coach Tony Levine Can't Avoid Ice Bucket Challenge

    Tony Levine had some fun with the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. After explaining certain bylaws of the challenge exempted him from participating, Levine was immersed in copious amounts ...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 1,110 reads 0 comments

  21. Houston Cougars' High Hopes Hinge on Sophomore Quarterback John O'Korn

    At a school made famous by high-flying offenses and prolific passing attacks, John O’ Korn made the grade during his freshman season at the University of Houston...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 1,564 reads 5 comments

  22. Shawn Porter Must Impress vs. Kell Brook to Stay in Floyd Mayweather Sweepstakes

    Shawn Porter must put on an impressive performance on Saturday night against Kell Brook if he hopes to stay in the hunt for a megafight against pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather ...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 10,691 reads 47 comments

  23. Danny Garcia's Brutal KO over Rod Salka Proves Fight Never Should Have Happened

    We aren’t sadists. Are we? But that’s what it felt like Saturday night. Didn’t it? We all watched it...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 22,729 reads 102 comments

  24. Why Isn't Danny Garcia vs Lamont Peterson Happening on Showtime's Upcoming Card?

    Two of the best junior welterweights on the planet, Danny Garcia (28-0, 16 KOs ) and Lamont Peterson (32-2-1, 16 KOs ), will fight this weekend at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, on a card to be televised by Showtime...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 5,420 reads 20 comments

  25. When Will Danny Garcia Start Climbing the Weight-Class Ladder?

    Seeing Danny Garcia meander around the junior welterweight division like a lost puppy makes me think he should be hopping up to the welterweight division as soon as possible...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 5,539 reads 26 comments