The Georgia Bulldogs are ascending on the field, and on the recruiting trail under Kirby Smart. The latest win for Georgia came on Thursday when Adam Anderson, the No. 57-ranked prospect in the class of 2018, committed to the home state Bulldogs over Alabama in what is another recruiting huge victory for Smart over his mentor Nick Saban. Anderson originally committed to Georgia in August 2016 before flipping to LSU earlier this year. The 6-foot-4, 214-pound pass-rushing outside linebacker opened up his recruitment for a third time July 6 with a focus on Tennessee, Alabama, Auburn, Clemson and Georgia. Along with Georgia's climb into the top 5 of the AP poll, the commitment of the nation's No.
On this week's edition of the BadgerBlitz.com Podcast John Veldhuis and Jon McNamara break down where they think the men's basketball team can do to replace Tyler Herro after his de-commitment from the Badgers. They also discuss what they saw in Wisconsin's game against Purdue, and make their predictions for UW's homecoming game against Maryland.
After trailing 17-0 at the half, Memphis scores 42 2nd half points to claim their 6th win of the season to become bowl eligible. This also marks the first time in the Coach Norvell era that they won a game while trailing after 3 quarters. At the end of the 3rd quarter, Memphis trailed 31-21. They had been 0-6, not no more. "We never gave up, we always knew we could win," Anthony Miller said after the game. "We can go all the way. We shouldn't lose the rest of the season." Riley Ferguson struggled in the first half but came out in the second half ready to play. He finished with 472 yards on 33 of 53 passing and 1 touchdown. "It was a roller coaster," Ferguson said. "We had to calm down at the
To take the next step in his evolution, Trace McSorley first had to go backward. Penn State's quarterback went back in the offseason and reviewed enough film and saw enough open receivers who never had a shot to catch one of his passes. There, sitting in front of a computer screen, was the first time McSorley had looked their way.
This episode starts off with a detailed IU basketball conversation between Galen and Jordan Wells of The Hoosier, as we talk about Media Day reactions, preview Hoosier Hysteria, and talk about the latest in IU basketball recruiting. Then (29:30) we catch up with The Hoosier's Taylor Lehman to discuss IU football's matchup against Michigan State, including the challenges that IU faces in this contest and the things they need to do to compete for a rare victory in East Lansing.
One of the biggest keys this season for Rutgers has been the play of its offensive line as that unit is often the deciding factor in how the entire team fares. Last weekend against Illinois, that unit dominated the line of scrimmage and it resulted in a wire to wire win for the Scarlet Knights. Bringing the offensive line along was no easy task for second-year coach AJ Blazek. He’s had to do a lot of teaching and recruiting in a short amount of time. Blazek is continuing to develop starting redshirt sophomore Kamaal Seymour, who was lifetime defensive linemen before making the switch. “Every snap is faster for him,” Blazek said of Seymour. “His biggest thing is still his defensive line habits.
The feeling in the Central Michigan (3-4, 1-2 MAC) locker room days before its second conference road game of the season at Ball State is sound. But don't get it twisted, no one is satisfied after the 30-10 loss on homecoming to Toledo at Kelly/Shorts Stadium. It was the eighth straight loss against the Rockets in the yearly series. "We're not in this to lose games," said CMU head coach John Bonamego. "We still have a lot in front of us and we still have a lot left to play for. It's the MAC, every week is going to be a dog fight." Injury Update Bonamego knows it takes time to recover from an injury, especially when bones were shattered. In the case of wide receiver Corey Willis, who broke his