Athlon Sports Ranked the Head Coaches for Each G5 Conference

Would you be surprised to learn that the screwed up all five lists? I understand that pre-season lists are dicey at best, but at least make accurate choices on the information you've got to date. Though I guess that involves bothering to find such information. American Athletic Conference O.K., we get to kick this one … Continue reading Athlon Sports Ranked the Head Coaches for Each G5 Conference

Conference Draft Preview: Mid-American Conference

The MAC saw Western Michigan lay waste to the rest of the conference, so it is little surprise that the top NFL prospects come from that program. Corey Davis is one of the highest rated players to come out of the MAC in years and has a chance to be a star at the next … Continue reading Conference Draft Preview: Mid-American Conference

Kent State Flashes Drop Akron Zips 70-65 to Snag MAC’s NCAA bid

Kent State most certainly earned this dance ticket, their first since 2008. The Golden Flashes needed overtime and 116 points to squeak by Marcus Keene and Central Michigan, and all their games were close, but they proceeded to knock off the top three seeds on their way to the NCAA Tournament. Tonight, like every other … Continue reading Kent State Flashes Drop Akron Zips 70-65 to Snag MAC’s NCAA bid

Mid-American Conference Tournament Preview

It's March, and along with it comes one of the greatest months of the year for sports fans. We can look forward to Cinderella Stories, Busted Brackets, and watching games on your laptop hoping your boss/teacher doesn't catch you. But before all of the real madness begins we start with the conference tournaments and automatic … Continue reading Mid-American Conference Tournament Preview

Who’s Clinched and Who’s Close in the Forgotten 5? Part Two

The Monmouth Hawks became the first team this season to clinch the regular season conference championship with many more following this week. While a regular season title doesn’t really guarantee you anything beyond a trip to the NIT, and there’s still work to do to reach the ultimate goal of the NCAA Tournament. it’s still … Continue reading Who’s Clinched and Who’s Close in the Forgotten 5? Part Two

Who’s Clinched and Who’s Close in the Forgotten 5?

On Friday night, the Monmouth Hawks became the first team this season to clinch the regular season conference championship. While a regular season title doesn't really guarantee you anything beyond a trip to the NIT, and there's still work to do to reach the ultimate goal of the NCAA Tournament. it's still meaningful in a … Continue reading Who’s Clinched and Who’s Close in the Forgotten 5?

Forgotten 5’s Guide To Super Bowl Weekend Basketball

We are heading into the stretch run of the season with the Big Dance just in sight and finally, conferences races are starting to become clear. Well, other than in the Atlantic 10. That wild conference currently has six teams within 1-1.5 games of the top seed. VCU, Dayton, Rhode Island, Richmond, St. Bonaventure, and … Continue reading Forgotten 5’s Guide To Super Bowl Weekend Basketball

Forgotten 5’s Guide To College Basketball For The Final Weekend Of January

Another week has passed and the Forgotten 5 bubble has gotten smaller and smaller with disappointing losses in conference play. Teams like Oakland (lost four of last five), East Tennessee State (two SoCon losses), Nevada (second loss to Fresno State), and Richmond (lost two of last three) will have to win their respective conference tournaments … Continue reading Forgotten 5’s Guide To College Basketball For The Final Weekend Of January

Forgotten 5’s Guide To The NCAA Tournament Bubble

As anyone that is a fan of “mid-major” basketball knows all too well, the only real guarantee to play in the NCAA tournament is through the conference tournament. A spectacular season can be easily undone by a single bad performance at the wrong time. Even the best of the non-power programs have to be very … Continue reading Forgotten 5’s Guide To The NCAA Tournament Bubble

Meet The 2016 All-Forgotten 5 Football Squad

Marking the end of the first football season for the Forgotten 5, we put our heads together and made our inaugural “All Forgotten 5 Team.” Through days of discussion and nominations, we narrowed the squad down to a first team and second team with members of every G5 conference represented. Despite a lackluster season as … Continue reading Meet The 2016 All-Forgotten 5 Football Squad