Happy Friday. Take a deep breath because we made it to the end of the week. Enjoy the links that we have for you today.
What if CFB adopted a Champions League style?
Similar ideas have been thrown around the internet before. If you like European soccer and college football, this is definitely worth a ready. Basically, it would adopt their model; an upper and lower division, a real shot for Cinderella teams, and teams won’t be eliminated for a single loss. Would it be interesting? You bet. Will it ever happen? Not a chance, but it’s fun to speculate.
NCAA and Amateurism before the Supreme Court.
It was big news on Wednesday and Chris Vannini recapped the day in this free article (which is meaningful for the Athletic). Judges on both sides of the aisle questioned the NCAA’s decision-making on the matter. It all revolves around whether or not schools can cap the compensation they provide to student-athletes. While this isn’t related to the looming NLI decision, the outcome of this hearing is almost sure to have ramifications on the matter.
A trio of MWC stars declare for the NBA Draft.
(Hamilton won’t hire an agent)
The Marathon Continues ❤️ pic.twitter.com/Evf6ianB4Y— Bryce Hamilton (@bham_10) March 31, 2021
# AztecForLife ❤️ pic.twitter.com/2Sw4DSH8X1— I AM (@iammattmitch11) April 1, 2021
“It’s definitely crazy to be saying I’m done, but I enjoyed my time here and I felt like I made the most of it.”— B.J. Rains (@BJRains) March 31, 2021
Derrick Alston Jr. confirms to @TheIdahoPress what has been expected for a while: his Boise State career is over.
Details and quotes:https://t.co/gXPcLMdIBn
The Aztecs are going to Maui... in 2022
The San Diego State men’s basketball team has been invited to the 2022 Maui Invitational. Part of a great lineup. pic.twitter.com/KmPujz5IZ0— Mike Wittmann (@Mike_SBN) April 1, 2021
SJSU/Penn State game rescheduled for 2026.
New Game Alert— San José State Football (@SanJoseStateFB) April 1, 2021
San José State will play at Penn State in 2026!
On the Horizon:
- Later today: Hawaii Warriors Spring Football Report