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Cover 2 College Football Podcast: 2015 Big 12 Early Preview

By Braden Gall, 8 months 3 weeks 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, 8 months 3 weeks 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...

Former Mountaineer Quarterback Clint Trickett Lands Coaching Job

By Jeremy Simon, 9 months 1 day ago
Former Mountaineer QB Clint Trickett has been hired as the quarterbacks coach at East Mississippi Community College according to multiple sources.  EMCC is coming off a perfect season that ended with the Lions winning their third National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) national championship in the last four years. Trickett announced before the Liberty Bowl in December...

Big 12 2015 Spring Preview and Power Rankings

By Braden Gall, 9 months 2 days ago
Spring practice is already underway for a handful of college football teams, and the offseason workouts and scrimmages provide the first glimpse of how all 128 teams will look in 2015. Baylor and TCU return to the top of the preseason heap in the Big 12 after both barely missed a shot at the College Football Playoff. Both teams are loaded with experience, but have some holes to plug at key...

Ranking the Big 12 Football Rosters for 2015

By Braden Gall, 9 months 1 week ago
Recruiting rankings matter. They are not a guarantee of future success but they are the foundation every national championship has been built upon. It takes great coaching, development and luck to win a title, but having better players is the only way to start. In fact, the data backing up the value of recruiting rankings is impenetrable. For example, look at last year’s rosters...

NCAA puts WVU on probation for 2 years

By The Sports Network, 9 months 2 weeks ago
Morgantown, WV (SportsNetwork.com) - The West Virginia athletic department was placed on two years' probation by the NCAA Wednesday for impermissible phone calls and text messages made over almost three years. The recruiting violations occurred in 14 of the school's 17 varsity sports between June 2010 and February 2013 and were self-reported by the university. According to a report...

Big 12 Team Recruiting Consensus Rankings for 2015

By Braden Gall, 9 months 3 weeks ago
Athlon Sports has averaged out the four major recruiting services — 247Sports, Rivals.com, Scout.com and ESPN — and created the Big 12 consensus team recruiting rankings for 2015. Here is what we learned: Lone Star-sized statementCharlie Strong and Texas signed the clear-cut best class in the Big 12 this fall. Getting the Horns back on top of the rankings was...

Instant Analysis: Shaquery Wilson

By Evan Buhler, 10 months 6 days ago
EerSports breaks down what Shaquery Wilson's commitment means on the field and in the class going forward.

Lugg Gets Offer, Excited for Visit

By Evan Buhler, 10 months 6 days ago
North Allegheny (PA) offensive tackle Joshua Lugg picked up a West Virginia offer this week and will immediately visit Morgantown this weekend.

***EerSports' Daily Buzz - 1/28 - 12:50PM UPDATE***

By Evan Buhler, 10 months 1 week ago
Today, tracking Dana Holgorsen's travels, two more huge additions for Junior Day, and more.