Being a fan of a Group of 5 school isn’t easy. Nevada reached a high in basketball in the last few years, and while the program is still plenty good, new coach Steve Alford still has to sell it. In particular to Jordan Brown. Learn about that and more in this Q&A with Alford.
Former Hawaii wide receiver John Ursua gambled on himself by declaring early for the draft, and that roll of the dice paid off when the Seahawks drafted him in the 7th round of the 2019 draft. With slotback Doug Baldwin having recently retired, Ursua has an opportunity to earn a role in the Seahawks offense. Adam Jude goes in depth on the former Warrior slotback.
Magazine season continues! This time, Athlon makes it known that they’ve ranked Boise at #29 in their preseason poll. No hot takes in this post, mostly posing the same questions many of us have. The Broncos’ 2019 team has a ton of talent, but the status at quarterback will define the season. How quickly can the new quarterback adjust? Can the defense make up for it if the new quarterback struggles?
The end of the college athletics calendar is near. NCAA baseball tournament is underway starting tomorrow for the Fresno State Bulldogs, who take on surprise Big West champion UC-Santa Barbara. Stanford and Sacramento State round out the rest of the regional.
The Utah State Basketball hype train has left the station
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Thursday: Be sure to check out another edition of Stats Corner, and a look at the UNLV football depth chart.