College Sports

Kansas-Duke: Future Implications

by Kevin Kelly

Flickr || bdengland

The Kansas Jayhawks Men’s Basketball team (not just Andrew Wiggins) must take precedence over the freshmen domination beginning to take place. 

I didn’t believe they deserved to be fifth in the country, but after the Duke game, I can’t say enough about the Jayhawks. I thought Duke was going to win by 10 or more points. Needless to say… I was incorrect.

Fordham Men’s Basketball Looks to Turn the Corner

by Mack Rosenberg

Ram Town :: WFUV Sports

Heading into last season, Tom Pecora said it’s time for his program to turn the corner and become a winning team. After what the Rams did in his first two seasons, who could blame him? Wins over top 25 Harvard, ACC opponent Georgia Tech, and then Big East foe St. John’s gave Fordham fans every reason to have high expectations.

Reasonable Passion or Jail-Worthy Stupidity?

by Kevin Kelly

The Simpsons :: FOX

The Simpsons provided a hilarious example of fan treatment of athletes in the classic episode “Homer at the Bat.” Bart and Lisa are taunting Darryl Strawberry when Marge says to them, “Kids, that’s not very nice.” Lisa responds by saying “Mom, they’re professional athletes! They’re used to this. It rolls right off their back.” It then cuts to Strawberry on the field, wiping away a lone tear.

#8 Fordham Trumps Yale 52-31

by Kelly Kultys

Peter Gariepy, GSB 2005

With the win, Fordham remains undefeated, going 8-0 for the first time in the modern era - and they did it in style today. The Rams captured the lead 7-0 on a 68-yard touchdown pass from Michael Nebrich to Sam Ajala on the second play of the game and never looked back.

Time To Take #8 Fordham Seriously

by Mike Watts

Fordham Athletics

There was a different vibe in week six at Jack Coffey Field than there was in week two.  Week two felt like old Fordham football, a team hoping to compete and play Villanova close. A month later, we could tell Fordham football was entering a new era.