The sale of the land San Diego State has purchased to build its new stadium passed a city council vote earlier this week. Target for completion will be September 3rd, 2022: the home opener against Arizona. To be honest, I’m kind of okay with fast-forwarding to fall 2022.
Until the dreaded “C” word is dropped on college athletics, we continue to press on. Boise State men’s basketball did exactly that by announcing a matchup against Texas A&M in a supposed neutral-site game before the Broncos play in a tournament on the East Coast.
Davis Potter takes a look at San Diego State football as they begin a new era under Brady Hoke. The Aztecs trip to Laramie, the site of their most recent Mountain West championship, will be an interesting case on whether the program will miss a beat or not under Hoke.
Austin American-Statesman ranks Boise State 25th in their preseason poll.
The Wolf Pack had an up-and-down 2019 season, but a weak 2020 schedule accompanied by a plethora of returning talent has some in Wolf Pack fandom wondering if the 2020 season is the breakout campaign for Jay Norvell and company.
I’m going to be mad if there is no football. Wear a mask.
College football season could unravel before it starts. “Given that we are entering July, it now seems unavoidable that we are headed to a fall with a lot of canceled games and perhaps even a national stoppage a few weeks into the season.” https://t.co/GgPLamO8cI— Pete Thamel (@PeteThamel) July 1, 2020
On the Horizon:
- Coming today: Is it a rivalry? Wyoming vs Colorado State
- Coming tomorrow: Is it a rivalry? Air Force vs Boise State
- Coming tomorrow: MWCConnection Roundtable: Which teams will be bowl eligible in 2020?