Western Carolina to Replace Football Field

The Western Carolina Catamounts started the process of replacing the football field at E.J. Whitmire Stadium on Friday, May 30. The replacement is scheduled to be completed by August 1 in time for the football season. The Catamounts will continue to use synthetic turf for the football field. They previously installed an artificial turf surface … Read more

Stephen F. Austin Will Vacate 29 Football Wins

A day after the NCAA released the Academic Progress Rates (APR) for all sports teams, the hits keep coming for the Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks. The Lumberjacks were already banned from the 2020 FCS Playoffs as a result of failing to meet the minimum APR score of 930 over the past four seasons. However, as … Read more

Four FCS Teams Face Postseason Ineligibility

The NCAA released the Academic Progress Rates for all sports teams on Tuesday to determine postseason eligibility. Teams must score at least 930 out of 1000 on the APR over the last four years to be eligible. The four FCS teams that did not reach the mark were Howard (915), McNeese (919), Prairie View A&M … Read more

2020 FCS NFL Draft Selections

The 2020 NFL Draft began on Thursday with incredible ratings due to being one of the few sporting events on TV. There were no first round FCS selections, but that changed on day two with the second and third rounds. Jeremey Chinn of Southern Illinois was the first FCS player selected with the 64th and … Read more

North Dakota State Holds Off James Madison For FCS Championship

An interception in the end zone preserved North Dakota State’s eighth FCS title in the last nine seasons. The Bison won 28-20 over James Madison to cap an undefeated 16-0 season. The game began with JMU receiving the kickoff and proceeding to drive down the field for a touchdown. Ben DiNucci found Riley Stapleton for … Read more

McNeese Ineligible for 2020 FCS Playoffs

The McNeese Cowboys will not be participating in the 2020 FCS Playoffs after failing to maintain the required NCAA Academic Progress Rate (APR). The NCAA requires all programs to maintain an APR of 930 or higher over a four year period in order to be eligible for the postseason. McNeese had an average APR of … Read more

Jacksonville Shuts Down Football Program

The Jacksonville Dolphins decided to discontinue their football program after more than two decades. The school announced the move on Tuesday with immediate effect as they seek to invest in other areas of the university. The school also announced they would honor the contracts of the entire coaching staff and also provide players who finish … Read more