The Citadel Gets Spring Waiver; Bryant-Rhode Island Schedule Spring Contest

The Citadel Bulldogs were recipients of a rare favorable ruling by the NCAA to play eight conference games in the spring. The Citadel played a four-game fall schedule against South Florida, Clemson, Eastern Kentucky, and Army. Due to the NCAA’s restriction on FCS teams playing only 11 games, The Citadel was originally scheduled to play … Read more

Southland Conference Moves Football to the Spring

The Southland Conference will reportedly be moving the conference schedule to the spring as they will cancel fall sports according to Randy McIlvoy of KPRC2. The Southland members can pursue a non-conference schedule this fall if they so choose, a move that has also been allowed by the Big South and Missouri Valley Football Conference. … Read more

Big Sky, Pioneer Football League Not Playing Conference Schedules; FCS Playoffs in Peril

The Big Sky Conference and Pioneer Football League have both announced they will not be playing a conference schedule for the 2020 season. As a result, the 2020 FCS Playoffs are in serious jeopardy of not being contested as 50% of the eligible teams have to be playing in the fall for the championship to … Read more

AJ Carter Transferring to McNeese

The McNeese Cowboys will welcome a second FBS player to the squad with the news of AJ Carter transferring from Arizona State. Carter entered the transfer portal at the end of June. Carter spent two seasons with the Sun Devils in 2018 and 2019. As a freshman in 2018, he made four appearances including his … Read more

Cody Roscoe Transfers from McNeese to Syracuse

McNeese defensive lineman Cody Roscoe announced his intention to transfer to Syracuse for the 2020 season. Roscoe started at McNeese in 2017 with 7 appearances as a true freshman. He recorded 19 tackles, 7 tackles-for-loss, 2.5 sacks, 3 forced fumbles, and even intercepted a pass. He became a full-time starter in 2018 as he finished … 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

Tarleton State Schedules Six FCS Opponents To Future Schedules

Tarleton State continues to add to their future schedules. According to FBSchedules, they have added six FCS teams to future schedules through the 2025 season. The six teams that have been added are Bethune-Cookman, Houston Baptist, Kennesaw State, McNeese, Missouri State, and South Dakota State. Tarleton State had already scheduled Bethune-Cookman for October 31 of … Read more

Frank Wilson Hired By McNeese

The McNeese Cowboys have their man. McNeese hired former UT-San Antonio coach Frank Wilson this week to lead their program. Wilson is no stranger to Louisiana. He graduated from Nicholls and then spent 7 years as a high school assistant and head coach. He was also an assistant at LSU from 2010 through 2015 before … 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