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Early 2015 Heisman Betting Odds: Top Picks, Sleepers and Busts

By Braden Gall, 6 days 8 hours ago
The Heisman Trophy is the most prestigious award in sports and gambling is a huge part of the game of football. Put them together and you get preseason odds for the coveted stiff-armed trophy. Bovada recently released an updated list of Heisman Trophy front-runners for 2015 and, for entertainment purposes only, we’ve offered up our unsolicited gambling advice.Remember, last year...

West Virginia Mountaineers 2015 Spring Football Preview

By Steven Lassan, 1 week 1 day ago
West Virginia rebounded from a 4-8 mark in 2013 to finish 7-6 and earn its first winning record (5-4) in Big 12 action since joining the league. The Mountaineers return 16 starters for 2015, including talented running back Rushel Shell and defensive backs Daryl Worley (CB) and Karl Joseph (S). Coach Dana Holgorsen has this program trending in the right direction, but his 2015 team has a few...

West Virginia's Bob Huggins Rips TV Experts

By Jeremy Simon, 1 week 2 days ago
West Virginia entered the opening round of the NCAA Tournament with TV experts hyping the return of Bobby Hurley, and with Buffalo planted firmly in their minds. The country had not heard from Buffalo all season, but due to Hurley on the bench, the Bulls were poised to pull the upset of the tourney. The bad news for the Bulls was, Hurley couldn’t play. Although much of the...

Oklahoma Sooners 2015 Spring Football Preview

By Braden Gall, 1 week 2 days ago
The Sooners entered last season with loads of hype following a devastatingly impressive performance over Alabama in the Sugar Bowl. Many had Oklahoma winning the Big 12 title and participating in the College Football Playoff. Neither of these will be a concern for Bob Stoops and his Crimson and Cream faithful this spring. This team should enter spring practice grounded...

Baylor's 410-Pound OL LaQuan McGowan Catches Pass in Spring Game

By Steven Lassan, 1 week 2 days ago
Baylor’s LaQuan McGowan is a very large man. According to the school’s official roster, the Texas native is 6-foot-7 and 410 pounds. In the Cotton Bowl loss to Michigan State, McGowan showed off his athleticism by catching an 18-yard pass for a score. And here’s the best part of this story: The coaching staff plans to give him more snaps at tight end this year. ...

West Virginia Coach Dana Holgorsen Taking On More Responsibility in 2015

By Jeremy Simon, 1 week 6 days ago
West Virginia head coach Dana Holgorsen announced this past Sunday the hiring of former Mountaineer graduate assistant Mark Scott as the new special teams coordinator for the 2015 season. Scott had been a graduate assistant (GA) at WVU since 2012 working with the defense and was a favorite of both Holgorsen and defensive coordinator Tony Gibson. With the hiring of Scott the...

Bob Huggins, Mountaineers Basketball Receive Commitment from Top JUCO Guard

By Jeremy Simon, 2 weeks 5 days ago
The shooting woes of the 2015 West Virginia basketball team are very well documented by anyone that follows the Mountaineers and has left head coach Bob Huggins searching for answers. After the Mountaineers' gut-wrenching loss to Baylor in the Big 12 Tournament, Huggins may have gotten the answer that he had been searching for, in JUCO shooting guard Teyvon Myers. Myers, the leading...

Cover 2 College Football Podcast: 2015 Big 12 Early Preview

By Braden Gall, 3 weeks 1 day ago
 Hosts Braden Gall and Steven Lassan go in-depth with an early 2015 Big 12 conference preview. The guys debate TCU vs. Baylor at the top of the league. Who should be the frontrunner? Who has more coming back? Which team has bigger holes to fill? Can Oklahoma or Texas return to prominence? Is this a vintage Sooners team and can Charlie Strong get anything from his QB? Will...

Big 12's Pre-Spring Top 15 Player Rankings for 2015

By Steven Lassan, 3 weeks 1 day ago
The Big 12 should be an interesting league to follow in 2015. Although the conference was left out of the final four of the college football playoff last season, Baylor and TCU will be back in the mix once again in 2015. And of course, the league should have depth with Oklahoma and Texas looking to rebound, as well as an Oklahoma State team that is set to improve behind sophomore quarterback...

2015 Big 12 Men's Basketball Tournament Preview

By Jeremy Simon, 3 weeks 1 day ago
Saturday’s slate of regular-season finales finished up what’s been a brutal Big 12 regular season schedule. With just three days until tournament play begins, March Madness is officially here.Wednesday marks the start of the Big 12 tournament with the play-in games, beginning with Kansas State and TCU. Wednesday, March 11No. 8 KSU (15-16, 8-10 Big 12) vs. No. 9...