Welcome, By-Godders, to the Shotgun/Throwdown, brought to you today by Stella Artois. That's five, is six possible?
South Florida preparation officially begins now. The guys have a lot of work to do and we'll try to keep up. Send in your tips and requests and see you after the jump....
What You May Have Missed:
Connecticut Game Award Winners - MSNsportsNET.Com
Coaches announce their weekly awards.
Hoppy's Commentary - WVMetroNews
Last one, I swear.
Louisville Game Time Announced - MSNsportsNET.Com
On The Mark: Week 8 - ESPN
Look who's #1 on the Playmakers list.
News of Note:
Will WVU switch gears again? - Charleston Gazette
The ability to adapt is CRITICAL.
Head Shaking Experience - MSNsportsNET.Com
New shooting guard Casey Mitchell is profiled.
College football fan survey - NCAA Football - SI.com
Take a few minutes and fill out this survey. I'll link to the results when they're posted.
Finau to Enroll Next Semester - EerSports.com
There is a linked longer article. It's free, but you have to register.
Christian Finds a "Real Family Feel" at WVU - EerSports.com
"WVU's family environment and defensive backs coach David Lockwood impress Pittsburgh CB Cullen Christian." - Come on home, Cullen.
Around the League (and Beyond):
Georgia Tech prez identifies scofflaws behind goalpost caper - FanNation
They took the goalpost and dumped it on the university President's lawn. That's awesome! Video included.
Kiffin's fear of penalty fueled late call - The Tennessean
I don't like the guy, but I can't say I blame him.
Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen warned by SEC over replay-official comments - ESPN
They reprimanded Kiffin as well.
Video of Interest:
Katz's full interview of Huggs, courtesy of ESPN. I was lucky enough to see practice and listen to him Friday night and I could sit and listen for hours.
Video of (Dis)Interest:
This Week in Bodypainting:
Today's Miss Throwdown is another Californian beauty. Give it up for Josie Maran.