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FOOTBALL | 8-3 in 2011, Hoyas need one more leap

FOOTBALL | 8-3 in 2011, Hoyas need one more leap

Last season, the buzz around Georgetown’s football team was about whether they would finish above .500. After last year’s team went 8-3 and finished one game shy of the Patriot League title, the question is not whether theHoyas will notch a winning season, but whether they will finally earn the elusive[Read More…]

by August 27, 2012 0 comments Sports

BCS System Rife With Corruption

The Bowl Championship Series has a long history of sparking some of the most vicious arguments between college football fans during bowl season. It relies on a bizarre methodology that combines data from the AP Poll, the Coaches’ Poll and a computer algorithm to select the top two teams in[Read More…]

by October 14, 2011 0 comments Sports

Cinderella Story Gets Free Pass

When Boise State became an FBS (formerly Division I-A) team in 1996, they yearned to be one of the big boys of college football. The school had success in its past, even winning a Junior College National Championship in 1958 and an FCS National Championship in 1980, but was willing[Read More…]

by September 16, 2011 0 comments Sports

Offensive Line to Face Tough Test Against Lehigh Front Seven

Georgetown will be facing the second-best scoring offense in the Patriot League this Saturday in Lehigh. The key cogs of this offense are junior quarterback Chris Lum and sophomore wide receiver Ryan Spadola. On defense, Lehigh has the Patriot League leader in interceptions in the form of senior defensive back[Read More…]

by November 11, 2010 0 comments Sports

Star QB Deserves Scrutiny

When it comes time this December to award the Heisman Trophy to its 2010 recipient at the Yale Club in New York City, I hope the voters have the courage to give Auburn’s Cam Newton a big, cast bronze stiff arm. The 21-year-old quarterback from College Park, Ga., would seem[Read More…]

by November 11, 2010 0 comments Sports

Boise State Deserves Fair Shot

My beef this weeks is with people arguing against Boise State’s No. 3 ranking in the AP polls.Funny thing is, I used to be one of those people.       When I had the idea for this article it was because I had a beef with Boise State being[Read More…]

by September 21, 2010 0 comments Sports

Southern California’s New Head Man Brings Significant Baggage

I don’t know how he does it. What Lane Kiffin has accomplished as a head coach is simply astounding – aside from everything his teams do on the field, that is. No prior head-coaching experience? No problem. He landed the Raiders job. A 5-15 record in Oakland and a public[Read More…]

by January 16, 2010 0 comments Sports