1. World Football: Iceland Having Big Impact on World Cup Qualifying

    To most of the world, the country of Iceland is little more than an exotic curiosity. "It's that island in the middle of nowhere in the freezing North Atlantic with a bunch of volcanoes ...

    Alan Black Written by Alan Black about 11 months ago 2,277 reads 0 comments

  2. BYU Football: Grading the Cougars' Win over Georgia Tech

    The BYU Cougars hosted Georgia Tech for homecoming, and came away with a 38-20 win. The Cougars were even more dominant than the score would suggest, as Georgia Tech scored a meaningless touchdown against BYU's backups with less than a minute remaining.

    Alan Black Written by Alan Black about 11 months ago 936 reads 2 comments

  3. Idaho State Takes Step Forward with First Conference Win in Two Years

    The Idaho State Bengals are a proud football program who have fallen on rough times, and have had difficulty escaping them...

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  4. BYU Cougars Basketball: Dave Rose Names 2013-14 Team Captains

    During BYU Basketball 's annual media day, head coach Dave Rose announced this season's team captains (h/t Salt Lake Tribune)...

    Alan Black Written by Alan Black about 11 months ago 718 reads 0 comments

  5. College Football: Miami (Ohio) Fires Head Coach Don Treadwell

    Don Treadwell has a long-standing connection with Miami University, located in Oxford, Ohio. He played for the RedHawks as a wide receiver from 1978 to 1981, when the team was known as the Redskins...

    Alan Black Written by Alan Black about 11 months ago 797 reads 0 comments

  6. Utah State Loses QB Chuckie Keeton for Remainder of Season

    The Utah State Aggies have transformed over the past few seasons, from one of the worst programs in FBS football to a real contender who could hang with pretty much any team...

    Alan Black Written by Alan Black about 11 months ago 405 reads 0 comments

  7. Rio Grande Rivalry: New Mexico Dominates in Blowout Win

    The New Mexico Lobos and New Mexico State Aggies met on the gridiron for the 104th time, in a rivalry dating back to before the state of New Mexico had even become part of the US...

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  8. FCS College Football: Fordham Gains Playoff Relevance with Lehigh Win

    The Fordham Rams are not eligible for the Patriot League title this season or for the automatic bid to the FCS playoffs given to the conference champion...

    Alan Black Written by Alan Black about 11 months ago 5,188 reads 0 comments

  9. FCS College Football: Previewing Eastern Washington vs. Sam Houston State

    There is a big-time non-conference matchup set for this weekend at the FCS level of college football. Eastern Washington, who is number three in the latest coaches' poll, heads to Texas to take on Sam Houston State, who is number four...

    Alan Black Written by Alan Black about 11 months ago 1,418 reads 0 comments

  10. Wyoming QB Brett Smith Quietly Plays His Way into the Record Books

    Outside of the Mountain West Conference, the name Brett Smith means little to most college football fans. It should, however, as it belongs to one of the top QBs in the country, a ...

    Alan Black Written by Alan Black about 11 months ago 5,495 reads 1 comments

  11. College Football: FCS Football Week 3 National Roundup

    The non-conference slate of games is starting to wind down, and we find ourselves now with a mix of both paycheck games and meaningful games. Let's take a look at what happened around the country with FCS teams in Week 3...

    Alan Black Written by Alan Black about 12 months ago 353 reads 0 comments

  12. Alcorn State Parts Ways with WR Embroiled in Vanderbilt Rape Case

    Jaborian McKenzie was one of the four Vanderbilt players kicked off the team in June due to his alleged involvement in the rape of a teammate's girlfriend...

    Alan Black Written by Alan Black about 12 months ago 198 reads 0 comments

  13. FCS College Football: Montana State Loses QB DeNarius McGhee to Shoulder Injury

    On Saturday, the Montana State Bobcats nearly upset the Southern Methodist Mustangs in Dallas. Thanks to a four-yard touchdown pass with less than 15 seconds remaining, SMU sent MSU back to Bozeman with a loss...

    Alan Black Written by Alan Black about 12 months ago 1,290 reads 0 comments

  14. College Football: FCS Football Week 2 National Roundup

    After an exciting Week 1 for FCS teams, there were high hopes for Week 2. The Football Championship Subdivision did not disappoint. Let's take a look at what went on with the FCS teams around the country in the second week of the season...

    Alan Black Written by Alan Black about 12 months ago 513 reads 0 comments

  15. Texas vs. BYU: Cougars Crush Longhorns with Record-Setting Rushing Performance

    BYU has a long and storied tradition of great quarterbacks. Players like Virgil Carter, Marc Wilson, Gifford Nielson , Jim McMahon, Steve Young, Robbie Bosco , Ty Detmer and Steve Sarkisian helped to earn the school the nickname "Quarterback U...

    Alan Black Written by Alan Black about 12 months ago 1,261 reads 3 comments

  16. College Football: FCS Football Week 1 National Roundup

    The college football season has finally arrived, and the first week of play certainly did not disappoint. It wasn't just the Football Bowl Subdivision ( FBS ) that had an exciting opening week...

    Alan Black Written by Alan Black about 12 months ago 1,023 reads 0 comments

  17. Utah Grits out Gutsy Win Against Utah State in Season Opener

    Last season, the Utah Utes lost to the in-state Utah State Aggies for the first time since 1997. This year, the rematch came as the season opener for both teams...

    Alan Black Written by Alan Black about 1 year ago 609 reads 1 comments

  18. College Football: BYU Cougars Select Team Captains

    The BYU football team has named its captains, a decision made by team voting rather than by head coach Bronco Mendenhall. Two offensive and two defensive players were chosen (via Salt Lake Tribune )...

    Alan Black Written by Alan Black about 1 year ago 633 reads 0 comments

  19. College Football: Big Sky Conference Stadium Power Rankings

    The Big Sky Conference now has 13 members competing in football. 11 of those teams are full conference members, while two (Cal Poly and UC Davis) are football-only members...

    Alan Black Written by Alan Black about 1 year ago 4,036 reads 1 comments

  20. College Football: 15 Standout Returners from Teams Who Were Terrible Last Season

    As the beginning of the college football season draws near, key players are highlighted and analyzed. Watch lists come out, detailing many of the players to keep an eye on this season...

    Alan Black Written by Alan Black about 1 year ago 791 reads 2 comments

  21. CFL: Winnipeg Blue Bombers Fire OC Gary Crowton After 6th Loss of the Season

    After a dismal 1-6 start to the season, the Winnipeg Blue Bombers decided it was time for another major shake-up. After ousting CEO Garth Buchko and GM Joe Mack last week, the Bombers fired offensive coordinator Gary Crowton on Sunday ...

    Alan Black Written by Alan Black about 1 year ago 599 reads 2 comments

  22. BYU Basketball Releases Non-Conference Schedule for Upcoming Season

    Head coach Dave Rose released BYU's nonconference schedule for the 2013-2014 season on Thursday. The schedule consists of six home games, three road games and four neutral-site games...

    Alan Black Written by Alan Black about 1 year ago 554 reads 0 comments

  23. BYU Basketball: Cougars' Top-15 Attendance Ranking Is No Fluke

    On Wednesday, Aug. 14, the NCAA released attendance figures from the 2012-13 college basketball season ...

    Alan Black Written by Alan Black about 1 year ago 1,199 reads 1 comments

  24. College Football: BYU Has Stellar Week in Recruiting

    BYU Cougar fans are still reeling from the news that starting cornerback Jordan Johnson tore his ACL during practice Monday and is out for the season...

    Alan Black Written by Alan Black about 1 year ago 1,814 reads 3 comments

  25. College Basketball: Wright State Gets Late Commit for Class of 2013

    College basketball is focused mainly on recruiting right now, with the offseason in full swing. Schools vie for the commitments of players who will graduate high school next year, ...

    Alan Black Written by Alan Black about 1 year ago 1,071 reads 2 comments