We are veering very close to the postseason and the Forgotten 5 are looking like strong candidates to reach the Women’s College World Series. James Madison (47-6, #12) and the Ragin’ Cajuns of Louisiana (42-6, #14) have played up to expectations this season and will be a very tough out in the NCAA tournament. While … Continue reading This Week In Forgotten 5 Softball: The Dukes And Ragin’ Cajuns Are Elite
ESPN released its updated Football Power Index this week and ranked every team by its latest numbers. The FPI is defined by ESPN as a measure of team strength that is meant to be the best predictor of a team's performance going forward for the rest of the season. FPI represents how many points above … Continue reading Breaking Down the Latest FPI Numbers in the Sun Belt
Landing one team into the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament is a time-honored Sun Belt tradition seldom broken, especially of late. It's not as if the Sun Belt hasn't featured great teams – Little Rock and Georgia State have recorded Big Dance wins the last two years. But rarely does the Sun Belt give birth to … Continue reading A two-bid Big Dance conference? The Sun Belt’s solid non-con makes its case.