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Minnesota State Baseball's 41-20 Win Was a Thing of Beauty

A look at the wildest box score of the week
Minnesota State Baseball's 41-20 Win Was a Thing of Beauty

College baseball can be a strange sport. Aluminum bats, suspect pitching and liberal scheduling of double headers all lead to some strange scores and comebacks.

 

This one, though, stands apart: Minnesota State 41, Bemidji State 20.

 

Just another day in Division II baseball between two in-state foes in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference. This game remarkably didn’t set a record. Division Robert Morris (Ill.) defeated St. Francis (Ill.) 71-1 in a game in 1996 for the highest scoring NCAA baseball game.

 

Ranking the Big Ten's Football Coaching Jobs in 2015 (Expert Poll)

Athlon asked Big Ten experts to rank the best jobs in the league.
Expert Poll: Ranking the Big Ten's Football Jobs in 2015

Is it easier to win at Ohio State or Michigan? Wisconsin or Nebraska?

 

Which program provides the most support? Which program has access to the best players? Which program has proven it can succeed at a high level over time? Which program has the most pressure to win?

 

These are all the questions head coaches must ask themselves when deciding to accept a job or not.

 

TCU Unveils New Uniforms for 2015

The Horned Frogs have updated their look for 2015.
TCU Unveils New Uniforms for 2015

TCU just missed out on playing in college football’s playoff in 2014, and the Horned Frogs will resume their quest for the national championship with a new uniform combination in 2015.

 

After Friday night’s spring game, TCU released its new jerseys and helmets for the upcoming year, which featured a few differences from last year’s variation.

 

TCU’s new uniforms feature a purple, gray and frog skin design. Here’s a look at the new uniforms for 2015: 

Seven Wildcats Enter NBA Draft. What's Next For Kentucky?

The returning cast around Tyler Ulis is still in flux
Seven Wildcats Entering Draft. What's Next For Kentucky?

Kentucky’s NBA Draft prospects left little room for drama. Seven Wildcats announced — simultaneously — that they’d head for the NBA Draft on Thursday, less than a week after their what would be their final game for Kentucky.

 

At this rate, it’s easier to note who will be back at Kentucky for 2015-16. Let's start with point guard Tyler Ulis, junior forward Marcus Lee and injured senior Alex Poythress.

 

Ole Miss Rebels 2015 Football Schedule and Analysis

Athlon analyzes the Rebels '15 football schedule.
Ole Miss Rebels 2015 Schedule and Analysis

There is some serious excitement in Oxford entering 2015. And for good reason.

 

Hugh Freeze has built this Rebels roster to a point where it can compete against the best in the country. It’s in better shape than it’s been in decades.

 

Conference Championship Game Doesn't Solve Big 12's Problem

Would the Bears have made the Playoff had the Big 12 played a title game?
Conference Championship Game Doesn't Solve Big 12's Problem

It appears that a rule forcing a college football conference to have at least 12 teams and two divisions to hold a championship game will be nullified by 2016.

 

Fans across the Big 12 are ecstatic.

 

Le'Veon Bell Still a Top-Five Fantasy Draft Pick Despite Suspension

Pittsburgh’s All-Pro running back appealing three-game suspension
LeVeon Bell Still a Top-Five Fantasy Draft Pick Despite Suspension

Pittsburgh Steelers’ running back Le’Veon Bell has been suspended for the first three games of the 2015 season for violating the NFL’s substance abuse policy. He is appealing the penalty (also includes the loss of an additional game check), which stems from his arrest last August on marijuana possession and DUI charges.

 

Prince Fielder's Attempt to Catch Pop Up Results in Belly Flop

Prince Fielder attempts to catch a pop-up that ends in a belly flop.
Prince Fielder attempts to catch a pop-up that ends in a belly flop.

Prince Fielder has a history of belly flops on the baseball field. Remember the 2013 Tigers vs. Red Sox ALCS game? 

 

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