By Morgan Moriarty | @Morgan_Moriarty  The 2017-18 bowl season is upon us, and players who participate in them will get gifts from their games. Players can’t be paid money, per NCAA rules, unlike most other big-revenue sports’ postseasons. Sports Business Daily gave us the lowdown on everything players will be taking home this year. The majority of bowls stepped up […]

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2017 Hawaii Bowl: First Look At The Houston Cougars – Mountain West Wire

Posted by Gianni Minga | December 11, 2017 | No comments

By: Matthew Kenerly The Cougars remain dangerous in the AAC despite the win-loss column this fall. 2017 HAWAII BOWL: Houston Cougars (7-4, 5-3 American) vs. Fresno State Bulldogs (9-4, 7-1 Mountain West) WHEN: Sunday, December 24 — 5:30 PM PT WHERE: Aloha Stadium; Honolulu, Hawaii (50,000) TV: ESPN RADIO: The Fresno State broadcast can be heard on 940 AM (KFIG) and […]

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2017 Walter Camp All-America First and Second Teams Highlighted by Houston’s Ed Oliver

Posted by Gianni Minga | December 10, 2017 | No comments

by Al Carbone Led by 2017 Player of the Year Baker Mayfield, second-ranked Oklahoma has four players on the Walter Camp Football Foundation All-America Teams, the 128th honored by the organization.  The nation’s oldest All-America squad was announced this evening on The Home Depot ESPN College Football Awards Show. In all, 33 different schools from nine conferences […]

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BY ROBERT KUWADA Fresno State will continue to invest in a football program that rediscovered solid footing under first-year coach Jeff Tedford and is the backbone of an athletic department becoming more dependent on the team’s success. Steve Robertello, interim athletic director, said Friday that the department would proceed with plans to add a 10th on-field assistant […]

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