Greg DePalma previews a weekend full of rivalry matchups, focusing on the Battle for Los Angeles as USCfootball.com publisher Ryan Abraham sits in to help break down UCLA‘s visit to the No.11 Trojans. Other top matchups find 24th-ranked Michigan at No.5 Wisconsin and Cal at No.22 Stanford.
Greg DePalma is joined by Ben Worgull of Badger247.com to discuss Wisconsin‘s first 10-0 start in a Badgers football history that dates back more than a century. A Big Ten crown should put them in the College Football Playoff, but can they get past Ohio State in the championship finale?
Greg DePalma and Dan Shonka, general manager of Ourlads’ NFL Scouting Services, grade the draft prospects for top players from SEC upstart Georgia, including LB Lorenzo Carter, along with those at Wisconsin. Also, could Browns QB Kevin Hogan become a reliable starter in the NFL?
Greg DePalma and CollegeHoopsDaily.com analyst Scott Zolotorow examine how South Carolina and Florida gave the Southeastern Conference three teams among the NCAA Tournament‘s Elite Eight. They’ll also preview Saturday’s slate, with top seeds Gonzaga taking on upstarts Xavier and Kansas seeking to stave off Oregon.
Greg DePalma and Scott Zolotorow of CollegeHoopsDaily.com discuss this month’s first big NCAA Tournament upset, as 11th seed Xavier stormed back against Arizona to score 12 of the final 14 points. The final match of Sweet Sixteen matchups is highlighted by a clash of traditional powers in Kentucky and UCLA.
Greg DePalma and Jamal Murphy of CollegeHoopsDaily.com dissect how Wisconsin set the NCAA Tournament on its ear by knocking out overall top seed Villanova, then turn their attention to a Sunday slate that features Michigan State trying to do likewise with Kansas. Also on tap: A preview of Sunday’s Camping World 500 in Phoenix.
Greg DePalma and Scott Zolotorow of CollegeHoopsDaily.com look back at Friday’s NCAA Tournament results, which again were largely devoid of upsets though USC‘s victory kept another perfect record of First Four winners reaching the second round. Saturday’s discussion centers around a clash between Purdue and Big 12 Tournament champ Iowa State, along with Villanova vs. Wisconsin.
Greg DePalma takes an in-depth look at Championship Weekend in college football, with an eye on the playoff committee‘s potential dilemma of deciding between four teams for the three slots behind No.1 Alabama. Will No.2 Ohio State, sitting out the Big Ten title game, upend the system by being chosen over a conference champion? The NFL‘s Week 13 slate also is up for discussion.
Greg DePalma looks back at a Thanksgiving plate of NFL and college football, updates the conference and division races and explains why No.2 Ohio State and should not be part of the College Football Playoff mix ahead of the Big Ten Championship winner.
Greg DePalma and co-host Ross Benjamin go in-depth to review the first weekend of college football, with eyes particularly on the Lone Star State as Houston upends Oklahoma and Texas outlasts Notre Dame in double overtime. NFL roster moves and baseball’s playoff chase also get a look.