The best and worst of March Madness, Week 1

Monday, March 24th, 2014

It is joy. It is pain. And we cannot get enough. Every NCAA tournament opening weekend is memorable, but 2014 was particularly hellbent on taking the cake with its mix of upsets, overtime games and improbable buzzer beaters. Yet for all that brilliance, there is an equal amount of sorrow. Sure, no ...

Florida quarterback Jeff Driskel out for the season with broken leg

Saturday, September 21st, 2013

Florida quarterback Jeff Driskel left Saturday's game against Tennessee in the first quarter with an injury that immediately looked severe . The Gators went on to knock off the Volunteers 31-17 behind backup quarterback Tyler Murphy, but after the game word came down that Driskel would be lost for the ...

Video: Jordan McRae 360 dunk

Thursday, March 14th, 2013

The Tennessee Volunteers cruised to a 69-53 win over the Mississippi State Bulldogs on Thursday in the second round of the SEC tournament. It was a ho-hum win over a terrible team, but junior guard Jordan McRae tried to liven things up with a spectacular 360 dunk off a breakaway ...

Gunner Kiel is transferring from Notre Dame, no one is surprised

Friday, March 8th, 2013

Quarterback Gunner Kiel has decided to transfer away from Notre Dame after just one year on campus. The freshman redshirted during the 2012 season after enrolling early from high school last year. Kiel gained notoriety during his recruitment by committing and de-committing to both Indiana and LSU before finally landing in ...

Bryce Brown Leaving Kansas State

Friday, January 13th, 2012

Bryce Brown was once the most sought-after high school prospect in the country. Back in 2009 as a 6-foot, 215-pound running back out of Wichita, Rivals.com ranked him as the nation's top player. Everyone wanted him. My how things have changed. Today it is being reported that after a disappointing, tumultuous college ...

McD’s Week Seven College Football Picks

Friday, October 14th, 2011

What I'm watching Saturday: 12 pm: Baylor/Texas A&M - I know I'm supposed to be a Big Ten honk, being an Indiana grad and all, but after I watch the first quarter of the IU/Wisky game and the Hoosiers somehow give up 42 unanswered points again, I'm done with the B1G ...

Week Six College Football Roundup: Texas Messed With Itself

Sunday, October 9th, 2011

So Oklahoma won the Red River Shootout 55-17 at the Cotton Bowl. The end of the game featured a completely full OU half of the stadium and a mostly-empty Texas half of the stadium once OU was obviously up for good, which was sometime in the second quarter. I don't know ...

McD’s Week Three College Football Picks

Friday, September 16th, 2011

What I'm watching this weekend (and notice how I'm not watching Indiana this week because I'm boycotting any game in which we play a 1-AA squad): 12 pm ET - Don't bother with the noon games this week unless you're an alumni. I'm thinking I'll take a nap. Oh hey, DVR'd ...