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Mountaintop View 2-16-18

Basketball about to get turned on its head, MWC baseball on the horizon.

NCAA Football: Georgia State at Air Force Ray Carlin-USA TODAY Sports

Things are escalating in the world of NCAA basketball scandals...

If/when the information about this scandal comes to the surface, it will change men’s college basketballs we know it. A-list coaches and blue-blood programs may face heavy penalties. Mid-major programs (know of any offhand?) may suddenly take center-stage in post-season tourneys as well as the limelight.

Boise State hires a new CB coach, and he has quite the resume...

It’s not every day that you come across a college football coach who was not only a former model for Abercrombie, but also was a reality star on the Bachelorette. Oh yeah, he also played and coached in the NFL, among many years of college coaching, so he’s qualified. He should get some good-natured ribbing from his new colleagues as well.

Former Cowboy back in the classroom, still on the field...

Corey Mace got his degree a bit later than expected, but over 10 years later and he has something that no one can ever take away from him. After playing in both the NFL and CFL and now a CFL position coach, Mace earned his degree this past December. Congrats to him!

Baseball is on the horizon in the Mountain West Conference...

On today’s horizon:

  • A recap of the New Mexico/Utah State game
  • A recap of Fresno State’s latest game
  • The 4th part of our signing day breakdown, looking at Nevada’s 2018 class