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It’s Time for Oregon to Unveil Spanish Matador Uniforms in Honor of Woeful Defense

The Ducks' defense hit rock bottom Saturday, giving up 70 points and 682 yards to Washington
It’s Time for Oregon to Unveil Spanish Matador Uniforms in Honor of Woeful Defense

It would only be fitting if the Oregon Ducks showed up to their next game wearing uniforms modeled after Spanish matadors to honor the “olé” defense they have been playing thus far this season.

 

A Day in the Life of Butler Blue, College Basketball's Busiest Mascot

You're my boy, Blue
A Day in the Life of Butler Blue, College Basketball's Busiest Mascot

It’s 8:45 a.m. on a Friday in Indianapolis, and Michael Kaltenmark is whipping around the Butler University campus in a 2014 Ford Transit. He and his passengers have a busy schedule to keep, so he disregards the “permit required” sign in a parking spot adjacent to new student registration for the fall semester.

 

Unless the Butler PD is looking to be shamed on social media, officers will pocket their parking tickets and move along.

 

College Basketball 2016-17 All-America Team

Villanova's Josh Hart leads surprising cast of stars
College Basketball 2016-17 All-America Team

The 2016-17 Athlon Sports college basketball All-America team is full of surprises.

 

First, the easiest pick for the first team is a Duke player who elected to return to school rather than go to the NBA Draft. That’s right, top players staying to become veterans at Duke — like Grayson Allen did — is becoming a bit of a rarity in Durham.

 

Second, there are three Pac-12 players on the first team and none of them play for Arizona or UCLA (Don’t worry, the Bruins are represented elsewhere).

 

ACC Week 6 Awards

Athlon hands out the awards from the Week 6 action in the ACC.
ACC Week 6 Awards 2016

Week 6 of the 2016 college football season produced several big performances and memorable moments from the ACC. Florida State extended its winning streak against Miami to seven, Clemson easily defeated Boston College on Friday night, NC State beat Notre Dame in a rain-soak atmosphere, while Virginia Tech scored a huge victory over North Carolina. 

 

College Football Week 6 Awards

Athlon hands out the awards from the Week 6 action.
College Football Week 6 Awards 2016

Week 6 of the 2016 college football season produced several big performances and memorable moments. Texas A&M edged Tennessee in an overtime thriller, Alabama dominated Arkansas, Florida State escaped Miami with its seventh win in a row in this series, while Washington snapped a 12-game losing streak to Oregon with a 70-21 blowout victory over the Ducks. 

 

College Football Podcast: The Week 6 Preview

Texas A&M looks to take the next step against Tennessee this weekend.
College Football Podcast: The Week 6 Preview

Athlon Sports' Braden Gall and Mitch Light preview Week 6 in college football.

 

- The SEC schedule once again dominates the national headlines. Tennessee visits Texas A&M while Arkansas hosts Alabama. (And for good measure, what we thought would've happened had LSU and Florida played.

 

BYU Cougars vs. Michigan State Spartans Preview and Prediction

Mark Dantonio and the Spartans look to turn things around at home against the Cougars
BYU Cougars vs. Michigan State Spartans Preview and Prediction

Life comes at you fast. The same can be said about any college football season. One week the nation is buzzing about you being a College Football Playoff contender and then a few weeks later, the buzz is now saying your season is a lost cause.

 

Alabama Crimson Tide vs. Arkansas Razorbacks Preview and Prediction

The Crimson Tide and Razorbacks meet on Saturday night.
Alabama Crimson Tide vs. Arkansas Razorbacks Preview and Prediction 2016

Alabama puts its No. 1 ranking and spot atop the SEC West on the line Saturday night, as Nick Saban’s Crimson Tide hits the road for a trip to Fayetteville and a matchup against Arkansas. The Razorbacks are looking for a marquee win under coach Bret Bielema and hope the hostile crowd at Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium can help to derail Alabama’s perfect record in 2016.

Tennessee Volunteers vs. Texas A&M Aggies Preview and Prediction

A huge showdown between the Aggies and Volunteers is on tap in College Station this Saturday.
Tennessee Volunteers vs. Texas A&M Aggies Preview and Prediction 2016

Tennessee has crossed two major hurdles in recent weeks with victories over Georgia and Florida, but the schedule won’t get any easier for the Volunteers with a trip to College Station against Texas A&M this Saturday. This is the first meeting between the Aggies and Volunteers as members of the SEC.

 

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