Saturday, August 08, 2015

Saturday--August 8th, 2015

The Miami Herald features Juwan Ceasar, a former Michigan State player who transferred to Florida International and has been converted to WR.

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Ball State has named Jack Milas as their #1 QB going into Fall camp. Milas' Ball State bio.

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Central Michigan RB Saylor Lavalli suffers a career-ending injury.

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The FCS Coaches poll is out. Villanova is ranked #3 (they open at UConn on Sept 3rd) and New Hampshire is #7.

Old CAA foe Delaware has missed the FCS playoffs the last five years in a row after going to the National Championship game in 2010.

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Odell Beckham turns to Victor Cruz for support and advice.

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Colorado  seniors pick a uniform combination for every Buffs game in 2015. Doesn't say which combo for the UMass game.

The Daily Camera says the Buffs have a deep pool of running backs.

CUBuffs.com has a practice report from August 7th and more about the Colorado running backs.

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USA Today has a long article on how past tough times have inspired Temple football this year.

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UConn gets picked last in the AAC poll.

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6 comments:

Anonymous said...

Frank, interesting read here on manafacturers and FBS..
http://louisvillesportslive.net/nike-vs-adidas-in-bcs-football/

UMass74 said...

Link from above comment

Actually, I'm holding some material about the Minutemen's new Addidas uniforms. Should be in next week's blog posts.

Anonymous said...

Maroon Musket preparing a story on new Addidas uniforms/contract. Don't get scooped...

UMass74 said...

I've been asked to hold it for a while. We bleed Maroon & White here :)

BobbyT said...

Just saw the your post on the 2016 schedule. I really like the lineup but no games in Amherst? Planning for a stadium update?

UMass74 said...

We'll play a FCS opponent at McGuirk. NCAA does not allow uneven home schedules. With five home games, we can't play three at Gillette and two at McGuirk. It's got to be 4-1.