Bowl Championship Series

Championship games finally here!

BY MICHAEL LEESE It’s been a fantastic college football season and it all comes to an end this weekend with seven big Conference Championships and a few other big games!  Below is a quick look into those battles along with a few bold predictions.  Your comments and feedback are welcome. No.17 OKLAHOMA (9-2/6-2) AT  No.6 OKLAHOMA [ . . read more . . ]

Wild Crazy Weekend Leaves More Questions

BY MICHAEL LEESE What a weekend it was in the college football world.  If you’re a fan, you had to take a deep exhale after watching all the good football over the weekend. Drama, fantastic finishes, coaching blunders, and phenomenal plays were all on display! The following is a recap of what I saw take place and what I see could [ . . read more . . ]

Mid-Majors Look to Make Title Games

BY KYLE MONTGOMERY Mountain West Bulldogs Follow Carr’s Career Day – Derek Carr threw for a career high 527 yards and 7 TDs to lead the Fresno State Bulldogs to a division-clinching victory Saturday.   While the Bulldogs are assured a spot in the Mountain West Championship Game, they did drop to 16th in the BCS standings, [ . . read more . . ]

Updated Bowl Projections & Predictions

There is only one week left in the regular season for most college football teams, and instead of the bowl picture becoming more clear, it’s become a little more confusing.  Here are this week’s picks from four leading bowl experts, some insight on the picks and the latest BCS standings, and our crazy bowl prediction of the [ . . read more . . ]

Notre Dame’s BCS Hopes Dashed

BY MICHAEL LEESE James Connor scored on a one-yard run in the fourth quarter to break a 21-21 tie, leading the Pitt Panthers to a stunning 28-21 win over Notre Dame.   Pitt intercepted Notre Dame quarterback Tommy Rees twice in the fourth quarter, once in the end zone, and once on a pass that was returned 45 yards to the five-yard line [ . . read more . . ]

Only one BCS bid for the SEC this season

The Southeastern Conference (SEC) is widely regarded as the best college football conference. Currently, five of the top 10, six of the top 12 and three of the top four rated teams in the BCS standings hail from the SEC. Additionally, teams from the SEC have won seven consecutive BCS National Championship Games. Plus two teams from the [ . . read more . . ]

Bowl Projections — October 29, 2012

Only six undefeated teams remain on the Road To Miami, after this past weekend saw five teams that had been undefeated lose.  The number could get even smaller next week.  Of the six remaining undefeated teams, one is ineligible for post-season play (Ohio State), and two others, Alabama and Oregon, will go on the road to face [ . . read more . . ]