George O’Leary: “Group of Five schools want to play as many Thursday and Friday games as you can”

Central Florida plays three weeknight games in 2015. There's the opener against Florida International on Thursday, Sept. 3, a home date with East Carolina on Thursday, Nov. 19, and the finale against South Florida on Black Friday, Nov. 27, in Orlando. According to Knights head...

Video: Miami takes you inside their training table options

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qjY0G8Mz1pA] Any college bound student will tell you how important the food selection and quality is when deciding on where to spend the next four years of their life. For recruits today, is the food just important as uniform and helmet combinations? Probably not, but it's...

Video of the Day – Return of the Egg

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l1O_3SXvuI8] Video of the Day Tuesday May 12, 2015 Return of the Egg

Video: Linfield football – “An Alliance”

Linfield College's new football video is actually two videos in one. The first is a program mission statement, a trailer for everything the Wildcats' stand for. "Trust is our companion," our narrator says, "and fellowship is our strength." The second part is one of the better...

The #DailyDose: What does Jim Harbaugh need to do to have a successful first season?

Over the next several days the FootballScoop staff will be looking at the first year hires and offering our takes on how success will be defined in year one. First up is Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh. Scott's take (@FootballScoop): Honestly, I don't believe Michigan fans have significant expectations...

What David Blatt’s failed play call can teach football coaches

Here's the situation. You're Cleveland Cavaliers head coach David Blatt. There's a second and a half remaining of a crucial Game 4 in your Eastern Conference Semifinals series with the Chicago Bulls. The game is tied, and you have an undetermined amount of time to...

Video: Kentucky gives former Alabama QB Greg McElroy the blue-chip recruit experience for a day

SEC Network analyst Greg McElroy won a state title in high school at Southlake Carroll (TX), and led Alabama to conference and national titles in 2009, so he may not have any college eligibility left, but during a recent stop at Kentucky he got...

What’s the football equivalent of this great baseball prank?

Major League Basbell uber-prospect Kris Bryant hit the first of what will assuredly be hundreds of home runs on Sunday, and his Chicago Cubs teammates responded in classic fashion: Your browser does not support iframes. This immediately brought to mind the prank North Carolina pulled on quarterback...

Auburn has an important message for their Georgia recruits

Auburn's campus is located just 30 miles from the Georgia border, so it should come as no surprise that on their spring 2015 roster, a total of 28 players list their hometown in The Peach State. So as a gentle reminder that Auburn is successfully...