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Niumatalolo thinks Irish can Book postseason

Niumatalolo thinks Irish can Book postseason

A week ago Navy coach Ken Niumatalolo, while studying video to face Notre Dame, judged Irish quarterback Ian Book a dynamic difference between coach Brian Kelly’s 2018 team and recent seasons. Well, now what does he think? With a chance to see Notre Dame (8-0) up close in the...

Five observations as Pirates enter bye week

Five observations as Pirates enter bye week

By Tom Shanahan, CorrespondentGREENVILLE -- Holton Ahlers provided East Carolina fans hope as the hometown kid that turned down ACC, SEC and Big Ten schools. The D.H. Conley High gradute was a recruiting coup for coach Scottie Montgomery.Now, Montgomery is holding on to that hope...

Central Florida presents blue blood challenge

Central Florida presents blue blood challenge

Think back to the off-season. Imagine the team that Scott Frost coaches -- college football blue blood Nebraska – playing East Carolina at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium.The drumbeat of anticipation would be deafeningClick here for the rest of my N&O story

AAC trailing major conferences in NCAA bids

AAC trailing major conferences in NCAA bids

The American Athletic Conference each week pointed to examples of football success to argue for the AAC’s involvement in a Power 6 along with the Big Ten, SEC, ACC, Big 12 and Pac-12.The reasons are debatable, but the conference can make a stronger case of...

College football round table discussion on playoffs

College football round table discussion on playoffs

The final weekend of the regular season lived up to expectations, and now we’re finally on the cusp of bowl (and playoff) season.Before we dive too deeply into December and one of the most exciting part of the year for college football fans, though, there’s one more...

College football roundtable discussion

College football roundtable discussion

The final weekend of the regular season lived up to expectations, and now we’re finally on the cusp of bowl (and playoff) season.Before we dive too deeply into December and one of the most exciting part of the year for college football fans, though, there’s one more...