C-USA : Scarbrough's Take

UAB Blazer Football,  Better Alive than Dead

UAB Blazer Football, Better Alive than Dead

Lyn Scarbrough

October 23 During the 2014 season, UAB had qualified for a postseason bowl for only the second time in program history. Coaches, players and fans were elated, but not for long. They weren’t allowed to accept a bowl bid and got the worst possible news. FULL STORY

College Football Playoff Doesn’t Need Musical Chairs

College Football Playoff Doesn’t Need Musical Chairs

Lyn Scarbrough

October 08 Fans of every Group of 5 conference understandably feel that their champion deserves to at least have a chance to compete for the national title. So, imagine how they feel when two teams from one conference are chosen for the Final Four. FULL STORY

College Fans, Beware The Man in the Bottle

College Fans, Beware The Man in the Bottle

Lyn Scarbrough

September 18 As college football scores came in on Saturday, Arthur Castle came to mind. Syracuse 30, Florida State 7 … Fresno State 38, UCLA 14 … North Texas 44, Arkansas 17 FULL STORY

Upset Sat. Provides Revelations, Little Separation

Upset Sat. Provides Revelations, Little Separation

Lyn Scarbrough

October 06 Not sure that there was much separation, but there were a lot of revelations. Some perceptions gave way to reality. FULL STORY