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-by Patrick Snow (@AthlonSnowman on twitter) We all know recruiting rankings are very subjective, but it is also true that every fan base would like a highly-ranked class. A star-studded haul is no guarantee of future success, but the odds...
Patrick Snow
2 years ago
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-by Braden Gall (@BradenGall on twitter) This was easily one of the more entertaining National Signing Days in history. And in stark contrast to years past, the dramatics had nothing to do with the nation’s top class. In fact, there was a...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
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-by Braden Gall (@BradenGall on twitter) One of the best-kept recruiting secrets in years came from Athlon’s No. 1 player in the nation, Springfield (Mo.) Hillcrest wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham. The top name in the 2012 Athlon Consensus...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
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Which team had the best weekend, as far as improving its NCAA profile? Nathan Rush: Notre Dame’s 50–48 victory at Connecticut on Saturday was another impressive win for the Fighting Irish’s NCAA Tournament résumé. Coach Mike Brey’s club also...
Patrick Snow
2 years ago
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-by Braden Gall (@BradenGall on twitter) Recruiting rankings are an inexact science, and even the experts will admit that. It is virtually impossible to measure heart, work ethic, mental focus and self-awareness in 17- and 18-year-old kids....
Braden Gall
2 years ago
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It was a wild weekend around college basketball, with several upsets and plenty of last drama. Some of the most notable results were Florida State winning at Duke, Syracuse tasting its first defeat, Baylor losing at home to Missouri,...
Patrick Snow
2 years ago
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By Braden Gall (@BradenGall on twitter) and Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven) Very Early 2012 SEC East Predictions 1. Georgia Bulldogs Key Returnees: QB Aaron Murray, RB Isaiah Crowell, WR Malcolm Mitchell, WR Michael Bennett, WR Marlon...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
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-by Braden Gall (@BradenGall on twitter) With the BCS National Championship in the rearview, recruiting now takes center stage for the next three weeks. And one glance at the Athlon Consensus 100 will prove that it should be an electric ride...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
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-by Braden Gall (follow at @BradenGall) There is no doubt this is the Era of the Quarterback. Houston’s Case Keenum (152) and Boise State’s Kellen Moore (142) both broke Graham Harrell’s all-time NCAA touchdown record of 134 scoring strikes...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
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-by Braden Gall (follow at @BradenGall) Athlon Sports predicted the Georgia Bulldogs would win the East in 2011, and we got absolutely hammered by South Carolina fans. We understood why. We were out on a limb. The Gamecocks were the reigning...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
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by Mark Ross AdvoCare V100 Independence Bowl Missouri (7-5) vs. North Carolina (7-5) Date: Dec. 26 at 5 p.m. ET Location: Independence Stadium, Shreveport, La. When Missouri and North Carolina meet up on Dec. 26 in Shreveport, La., it will...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
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-by Braden Gall (follow him @AthlonBraden) Athlon Sports 2012 recruiting ranking, the Athlon Consensus 100, was re-released today. And there is no change at the top of the truest and most accurate Top 100 list in the nation. Springfield (Mo...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
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By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 13 Big 12 Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. Oklahoma State (10-1) – The Cowboys had a bye on Saturday and return to action against rival...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
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By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 12 Big 12 Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. Oklahoma State (10-1) – The Cowboys watched their national title hopes likely end with a 37-31...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
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By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 11 Big 12 Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. Oklahoma State (10-0) – Two to go. That’s the motto coach Mike Gundy has to keep pushing, as the...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
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By Mitch Light (@AthlonMitch) Here are previews and predictions for the 10 best college football games this weekend. Oregon (+3.5) at Stanford It’s the game of the year in the Pac-12, featuring two of the most statistically dominant teams in...
Mitch Light
2 years ago
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Conference realignment has been a constant theme in college football over the past year and a half. Nebraska got the ball rolling when the Cornhuskers — frustrated by the Big 12’s unequal revenue sharing and Texas’ influence over the league —...
Patrick Snow
2 years ago
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By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 10 Big 12 Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings.   1. Oklahoma State (9-0) – The march to New Orleans continued with a 52-45 victory over Kansas State...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
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By Mitch Light (@AthlonMitch) Here are previews and predictions for the 10 best college football games this weekend. LSU (+5) at Alabama It’s the most anticipated regular-season game of the BCS era. It’s LSU and Alabama — the top two...
Mitch Light
2 years ago
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2011-12 Athlon Sports Preaseason Top 25 Click on each team for their preview 1. North Carolina 2. Kentucky 3. Ohio State 4. Connecticut 5. Syracuse 6. Duke 7. Vanderbilt 8. Louisville 9. Florida 10. Pittsburgh 11. Baylor...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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By Mitch Light There were plenty of teams that posted more significant wins, but you can make a strong case that no team was as impressive as Oklahoma State last weekend. Six days after climbing to No. 3 in the BCS standings, the Cowboys...
Mitch Light
2 years ago
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By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 9 Big 12 Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings.  1. Oklahoma State (8-0) – The stakes are high for the Cowboys and so far, they continue to answer...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
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The mood among Missouri basketball fans was a blend of disappointment and disbelief when they learned athletic director Mike Alden had tapped Miami’s Frank Haith to succeed Mike Anderson last April. Only days earlier, they’d started dreaming...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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By Mitchell Light There’s been some debate in the Athlon Sports offices — and on our web site  — about the strength of the Big 12 as compared to the SEC. Most assume that the SEC, with its five straight national titles, is the nation’s...
Mitch Light
2 years ago
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By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 8 Big 12 Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings.  1. Oklahoma State (7-0) – Thanks to the loss by rival Oklahoma, the Pokes rise to the No. 1 spot...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago

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