June Jones resigns as SMU head coach after 0-2 start

Monday, September 8th, 2014

When SMU brought in June Jones as its head football coach back in 2008, it was supposed to be a sign that the school was once again taking the sport seriously. Almost seven years later the team's supposed turnaround has fallen flat and as a result, Jones resigned from his ...

Texas Tech to start freshman walk-on Baker Mayfield at quarterback

Friday, August 30th, 2013

According to reports the Texas Tech Red Raiders will do the unthinkable for a major-conference FBS team: they will start a true freshman walk-on at quarterback. New head coach Kliff Kingsbury has decided to go with Baker Mayfield under center Friday night when the Red Raiders take on SMU. Sophomore signal-caller ...

Buzz Williams: SMU Wants Marquette Coach

Monday, March 26th, 2012

Buzz Williams has a great thing going at Marquette. The 39-year-old head coach has a 96-44 record during his four seasons in Milwaukee, but would he be willing to leave to head back to his home state of Texas to coach? The SMU Mustangs certainly hope so. SMU is trying to ...

Arizona State Pulls Offer To June Jones After He Accepts

Wednesday, December 7th, 2011

SMU's June Jones had accepted an offer to become the head football coach at Arizona State and all that was left were some minor details to be worked out. The deal was essentially done. Then his representatives received a call Wednesday night saying that the offer had been pulled. Jones' camp ...

McD’s Week 12 College Football Picks

Saturday, November 19th, 2011

What I'm watching: 8:45 am - ESPN3 replay of Oklahoma State/Iowa State because I think I'm getting pranked by some one. No way did OSU lose to ISU. Unless....Oh, yeah, they really ARE Oklahoma State, so yeah that actually makes sense that they would blow their perfect season in Ames, IA ...

Week 5 College Football Roundup: Clemson FTW!

Sunday, October 2nd, 2011

"Beware the Jabberwock, my son! The jaws that bite, the claws that catch! Beware the Jubjub bird, and shun The frumious Bandersnatch!" -From "Jabberwocky" by Lewis Carroll When I was an undergrad at Indiana, the Hoosiers beat Oregon in Eugene while being outgained nearly four to one in yardage and only converting ...

McD’s Week Five College Football Picks

Friday, September 30th, 2011

Still the only weekly picks section by a real, live Indiana alumnus/fan who prefers college football to college basketball... What I'm watching this Saturday: 12 pm - Penn State at Indiana until it's a blowout in the second quarter, then probably Aggies/Razorbacks with a side of Air Force/Navy 3:30 pm - Baylor/Kansas State ...