December 31, 2019 By Tony Dixon, for COLLEGE FOOTBALL WRAP-UP(c) Ypsilanti, MI — Alabama versus U-M in a bowl game! If I had said that at the start of the season, who among us wouldn’t have envisioned a College Football Playoff semi-final or…dare I say, the CFP Championship game! Ok, let that soak in and perhaps savor it for a few moments……that’s enough! Let’s get … Continue reading Michigan Vs Alabama Provides An Opportunity For U-M To Put An Exclamation Point On The 2019 Football Season!
December 30, 2019 By Tony Dixon, for COLLEGE FOOTBALL WRAP-UP(c) Ypsilanti, MI — So, I guess that I will do the obvious quote here just to get it out of the way, “Go west young man…”, there that part is over with. There are so many “wests” to this story line, both schools have “western” in their name, the bowl game is being play west … Continue reading It’s Western Kentucky versus…Western Michigan In The 2019 First Responder’s Bowl!
December 27, 2019 By Tony Dixon, for COLLEGE FOOTBALL WRAP-UP(c) Ypsilanti, MI — The Spartans of East Lansing (6 – 6, 4 – 5 Big Ten) have certainly had an up and down season so far, but can put this year to rest with a positive spin, if they can turn aside the hopes of Wake Forest (8 – 4, 4 – 4 ACC). MSU … Continue reading MSU’s Spartans Can Salvage Dismal Season With A Pre-New Years Day Game In The Pinstripe Bowl.
December 20, 2019 By Tony Dixon for COLLEGE FOOTBALL WRAP-UP(c) Ypsilanti, MI — The highlight of tomorrow’s college football viewing could easily be the New Mexico Bowl (2PM, ESPN), a game featuring the rejuvenated Central Michigan Chippewa’s against the Aztecs of San Diego State. The Chips, who were a less than stellar 1-11 in 2018, find themselves kicking off the opening weekend of the official … Continue reading Central Mich.’s New Mexico Bowl Clash With SDSU Looks Like A Close Game
Calipari Nets 20 As Titans Play Tough In Saturday Setback To Toledo DETROIT (12/14/2019) — From Official Release The University of Detroit Mercy men’s basketball team saw nine players score and played some inspired ball despite being shorthanded as the Titans fell, 80-72, to Toledo on Saturday at Calihan Hall. The Titans played the game without sophomore Antoine Davis(flu) and senior B.J. Maxwell (arm). Graduate senior Brad Calipari led the … Continue reading UD Titans Basketball Falls Short To Visiting Toledo, 80 – 72
Ferris State’s D2 Playoff Run Comes To Finish In National Semifinals Re-posted From FERRISSTATEBULLDOGS.COM Release –– Big Rapids, Mich. – The Ferris State University Bulldogs’ NCAA Division II Playoff run came to a finish on Saturday (Dec. 14) night as West Florida pulled out a 28-14 run over FSU in the national semifinals at Top Taggart Field. In a battle between the last two national … Continue reading Ferris State Football Is Stunned By West Florida, 28 – 14
December 7, 2019 (Reposted from FERRISSTATEBULLDOGS.COM) Big Rapids, Mich. – For the second-straight season and the third time in four years, the top-seeded Ferris State University Football team advanced to the Division II National Semifinals with a 25-3 victory over the third-seeded Northwest Missouri State Bearcats on Saturday (Dec. 7) at Top Taggart Field. With the win, FSU will be the top seed for the … Continue reading Ferris State Football Marches On In Division 2 Playoffs, Downs Northwest Missouri St., 25 – 3
November 24, 2019 By Tony Dixon, For COLLEGE FOOTBALL WRAP-UP(c) Ypsilanti, MI — Hope College had a great 2019 football season. They reeled of nine consecutive victories, after a season opening loss. They took over the # 1 in the TPR(c) rankings midway through the season and never looked back. They sped to the MIAA crown, which they won with a perfect conference record of … Continue reading Hope College, Concordia-AA Open Playoffs Respectively. Sadly, Both Exit, But In Very Different Ways.
Games Of Conference, National Importance Are On The Slate For This Weekend! By Tony Dixon, for COLLEGE FOOTBALL WRAP-UP(c) November 15, 2019 Ypsilanti, MI — The state of Michigan will have no shortage of quality college football on the field this weekend. Washtenaw county itself will house not only the annual civil war known as Michigan State at U-M. But, it will also be the … Continue reading Week 11 Game(s) Of The Week Highlight Blockbuster Action Across The State
First Ever Stacey Y. Dixon Memorial Award Goes To Ratings Winner! November 13, 2019 By Tony Dixon, for COLLEGE FOOTBALL WRAP-UP(c) Ypsilanti, MI — As the college football regular season in Michigan nears its end, a handful of teams are looking at the conference standings, with an eye on preparing for the post-season. Whether that post-season is a one-and-done bowl game or a chance at … Continue reading Hope College Remains #1 In TPR(c) Ranks, Moves Closer To Inaugural Trophy Award!