Mississippi State, Florida State, Auburn and Mississippi are the top four teams in the initial College Football Playoff rankings.
Defending national champion UConn has been picked by coaches in the American Athletic Conference as a preseason favorite to edge out SMU for the league title.
As far as numbers go, Rakeem Cato is a very good player, but to make a run to New York, he will have to go on a tear in the second half of the season.
After making it to the Sweet 16 last season, the Bears have lost more than half of their scoring and rebounding from that team.
That record 82-point game is already in the past for No. 10 TCU. The Horned Frogs now have some road work to do Saturday, going to No. 20 West Virginia for the first of consecutive games that could have a significant impact on determining the Big 12 champion.
Offensive coordinator Jake Spavital said Tuesday that Hill and freshman Kyle Allen have been taking snaps with the first team this week and a starter for Saturday’s game against Louisiana-Monroe will be decided later this week.
Is there is a bias toward the SEC that continues to have an impact on the polls? The thought has been around for some time now, but at some point even the most skeptical of college football fans probably needs to come to the realization that the best teams just happen to play in the SEC.
There was one part of Baylor’s open week that coach Art Briles found beneficial. Without a game to play, Briles said on Monday that his team did some soul searching.
Oklahoma has had an excruciating extra week to stew over the disappointment of the one-point loss to Kansas State that likely dashed its hopes at making the playoff.
The highest point total in TCU history came three days before the release of the first rankings from the College Football Playoff selection committee. Coincidence?
Benjamin Anderson and Willie Young lead Arkansas-Pine Bluff past Texas Southern.
TCU dumps 82 points on Texas Tech, the most in any FBS game in 2 years