Sun Belt Media Day, Music Playlist Edition

So we asked all of the players at Sun Belt Media Day for their music preferences, specifically as it pertains to the music they have playing in their headphones during pregame in the locker room to get hyped up. We give you the results here and now. Artists supplied by the players, songs chosen by … Continue reading Sun Belt Media Day, Music Playlist Edition

The 5 Most Interesting Sun Belt OOC Matchups This Season

Welcome to The Most Interesting Matchups, the series about interesting gridiron matchups (get it?) from the upcoming season, as taken from the series' history. Think of it as "Drunk G5 History" or "Trivial Pursuit: CFB Edition." Each week, I'll highlight one conference and its particular out-of-conference matchups. I have to rule out teams like South … Continue reading The 5 Most Interesting Sun Belt OOC Matchups This Season

The best breweries in the Sun Belt Conference

Nothing goes together quite like beer and football. So as an avid Sun Belt fan I was curious - what's each Sun Belt team's staple brewery? What's that one tap room we need to check out next time we're on the road for a game? Methodology In an effort to make this list as objective … Continue reading The best breweries in the Sun Belt Conference

A Look at Early Signing Day in Troy

The inaugural early signing day took over the college football world on Wednesday as team's across the country get a head start on their 2018 recruiting classes. The Troy Trojans, coming off their best season in FBS history, signed 14 players to their #earnit18 class. Head coach Neal Brown and staff focus their recruiting efforts … Continue reading A Look at Early Signing Day in Troy

New Orleans Bowl Recap: Troy runs past North Texas, 50-30

Troy and North Texas met in the Big Easy for the New Orleans Bowl with a record season on the line for both teams. The Trojans walked out Mercedez-Benz Superdome with the 50-30 victory, capping Troy's first 11-win season in the Trojans' division I FBS history. Troy came into the game ravished with injuries, especially … Continue reading New Orleans Bowl Recap: Troy runs past North Texas, 50-30

R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl Preview: Troy vs North Texas

Troy (10-2, 7-1) vs North Texas (9-4, 7-1) Date: Saturday, Dec. 16 Time: 12:00 CDT Location: Mercedes-Benz Superdome, New Orleans, LA Spread: Troy -7 Series: Troy leads, 8-2   The History Two former Sun Belt foes square away in the first bowl game of the 2017 bowl season on Saturday as Troy and North Texas … Continue reading R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl Preview: Troy vs North Texas

Arkansas State vs Troy Preview: The Sun Belt Championship.. Sort Of

Arkansas State (7-3, 6-1) vs Troy (9-2, 6-1) Location: Centennial Bank Stadium, Jonesboro, Arkansas Kickoff: 6:30 PM CT TV: ESPN2 Spread: ASU -1 The era without a Sun Belt championship game is coming to an end after 17 years and it could not have ended any better than this. Two of the Sun Belt's most … Continue reading Arkansas State vs Troy Preview: The Sun Belt Championship.. Sort Of

Neal Brown to staff: “I’m staying here”

According to a source within the program, Troy head coach Neal Brown told his staff on Tuesday that he intends to remain in Troy following this season. Brown called a staff meeting and alerted his assistants of his intentions. Brown has been a popular name as the coaching carousel begins to heat up. His name … Continue reading Neal Brown to staff: “I’m staying here”

Film Sesh: Week 13

Championship weekend is getting closer and closer, but it's not good for all people. If you're a coach for a struggling program, such as Rice's David Baliff, you got fired. Congratulations on winning the gilded pink slip on your way out the door. As Christmas comes closer, more coaches will soon be joining Baliff and … Continue reading Film Sesh: Week 13

The Forgotten 5 Are Going Bowling – Here’s Where I Think They’ll Go; Yeah, I Predicted Power 5 Too Because Whatever

Bowl season is almost here everyone, you know what that means, bowl projections. Everyone loves looking at tie-ins and choosing what four-win teams are capable of winning out to just sneak into a bowl. No? Only me? Ok then. I think this is a given at this point, but UCF is the Forgotten 5's representative … Continue reading The Forgotten 5 Are Going Bowling – Here’s Where I Think They’ll Go; Yeah, I Predicted Power 5 Too Because Whatever