College Basketball: Preseason High-Major All-Americans

November 12th, 2009 Awards's Preseason High-Major All-America Team is led by Tulsa big man Jerome Jordan, a potential First Round NBA pick. Jordan, along with the likes of Luke Babbitt and Chris Wright, is part of an impressive forward crop in this year's High-Majors. BYU, Illinois State, Memphis, Nevada, and Tulsa are the only schools with multiple players on the list.


Poll: Who Will Win the WAC?

October 23rd, 2009
Boise State

Thursday/Friday Football Preview

October 8th, 2009
Big 12

Two of the nation's top 20 offenses get together in Columbia tonight (9 PM on ESPN) for a game that will go a long way in shaping the Big 12 North race. #21 Nebraska (3-1, 0-0 Big 12) visits #24 Missouri (4-0, 0-0) in hopes if getting back to their dominant ways in this series. Gary Pinkel's Tigers have won four of the last six in the series, including the last three meetings in Columbia by an average of 23 points per contest.

Nevada Basketball Preview: #46

October 7th, 2009
Nevada Wolf Pack  

Overall Rank: #46

Conference Rank: #1 Western Athletic Conference


Thursday/Friday Football Preview

September 24th, 2009
College Football

After three weeks of the ACC the SEC takes center stage on Thursday night when #4 AP/5 Coaches Ole Miss (2-0) visits Columbia to take on South Carolina (2-1, 0-1 SEC) (7:30 PM on ESPN). Houston Nutt's Rebels haven't been tested thus far in blowouts of Memphis and Southeast Louisiana, two teams that had no answers from QB Jevan Snead and company. But that's a good thing for the Rebels, who had to deal with a flu bug that's run rampant through the locker room in recent weeks. Look for Ole Miss to be more than ready for this challenge. 

Utah St's At-Large Hopes Shrink, Lose to Nevada

March 1st, 2009
RENO, Nev. - Armon Johnson scored a game-high 28 points and Luke Babbitt added 21 to lead Nevada past Utah State, 84-71, here Saturday night at Lawlor Events Center. Nevada improves to 17-11 overall and 9-5 in the Western Athletic Conference with the win, while Utah State falls to 26-4 overall and 13-2 in league play with the loss.