Greg DePalma sits down with Mitchell Light, managing editor at Athlon Sports, to discuss the Alabama-vs.-Ohio State argument that eventually put the Crimson Tide in the College Football Playoff despite not playing for a conference title. They also take an early look at the semifinal matchups and kick around coaching’s December revolving door.
Greg DePalma is joined again by Mike Huguenin of Gridiron Now to discuss the College Football Playoff‘s final quartet and the committee’s decision to take Alabama, which didn’t play for a league title, over Big Ten champion Ohio State. They also look back at Championship Weekend, look ahead to the semifinal matchups and take a whirl on the coaching carousel.
Greg DePalma previews Championship Weekend with a trio of guests, including Gridiron Now‘s Mike Huguenin for a look at the key title games that will set the College Football Playoff. The Big 12 finale also is featured, with Ryan Aber of The Oklahoman offering a closer look at Oklahoma and Carlos Mendez of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram previewing TCU.
Greg DePalma spends a few minutes with Tom Fitzgerald, who covers Stanford sports for the San Francisco Chronicle, as the Cardinal seeks a fourth Pac-12 title in six years when by facing USC for the conference crown. They also preview players to keep an eye on in the NFL Draft, likely to include RB Bryce Love.
Greg DePalma spends a few minutes with Arizona State running back Demario Richard, discussing the Sun Devils‘ upset of then-No.5 Washington and his own NFL aspirations. ASU visits Pac-12 South rival Utah on Saturday.
Greg DePalma previews Saturday’s top contests, asking whether Kansas State can knock off unbeaten TCU even as QB Alex Delton (5) makes his first career start in place of the injured Jesse Ertz. Other games find unbeaten Miami playing host to Georgia Tech for the top spot in the ACC Coastal, while No.13 USC welcomes Utah in a key Pac-12 South clash. Key injuries are updated along with odds, trends…
Greg DePalma sorts out perhaps college basketball’s busiest night amid all the conference tournaments and looks ahead at Saturday’s top matchups. Fourteen leagues will crown a champion Saturday, including the ACC, Big East, Big 12 and Pac-12, in the final push toward Selection Sunday.
Greg DePalma stumps for Syracuse, which lost to Miami in Tuesday night’s ACC Tournament and now must watch to see how such teams as California and Rhode Island do in their league tournaments. Forget metrics – though Syracuse’s isn’t bad – the Orange is simply better. Also, the Ivy League holds its first four-team tournament.
Greg DePalma and new analyst Jamal Murphy, writer for CollegeHoopsDaily.com and proprietor of TheBlacketologist.com, take another look at how the NCAA Tournament field is taking shape heading into the final weekend before the major conferences hold their tournaments. There’s also a little NFL free agency and combine discussion.
Greg DePalma welcomes guest Jamal Murphy, writer for CollegeHoopsDaily.com and proprietor of TheBlacketologist.com, to look at how the NCAA Tournament field continues to take shape. Conference tournaments begin in one week, and it’s three weeks to Selection Sunday.