2016 Conference Preview: Big 12

In 2015, it was the Oklahoma Sooners surviving the late-season gauntlet that is the regular season schedule of the Big 12. The Sooners, led by head coach Bob Stoops and senior transfer quarterback Baker Mayfield, earned one a highly-coveted spot in the College Football Playoff before falling short in the National Semifinals to the Clemson Tigers. There has been … Read more

Inside the Numbers: A decade of parity in football and basketball

It’s a debate in sports that seemingly never ends, especially in college athletics because of the heightened passion – which sport has more parity? Which sport has been more unpredictable? There are countless angles to look at this topic. We here at DSN have done some digging and research, looking at various ways to compare … Read more

UCF President campaigning for school to join Big 12

The University of Central Florida has started running a campaign to join the Big XII. An ESPN report states that UCF President Join Hitt has written a letter to Oklahoma State President Burns Hargis regarding UCF’s chances to join the Big XII. Hitt cites the growth of the Orlando market, the school’s popularity amongst high school athletes, … Read more

Big 12 reverses walk-on transfer rule one day after voting down on it

Less than 24 hours after voting against a rule that would’ve allowed walk-ons to transfer within the Big 12 without losing a season of eligibility. This rule revolved around Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield, who started off his collegiate career as a walk-on at Texas Tech in 2013. Mayfield then decided to transfer to conference rival Oklahoma and … Read more

5 College football conference realignment moves that make sense

  So here we are, less than 100 days from the start of the 2017 college football season. And if there is one topic that is always going to grab headlines in the off-season, it is conference realignment. Teams are always looking to come and go for various reasons, whether it be to improve their resumes … Read more

Week 6 Poll: MSU remains in Top 10; big games this weekend

It’s hard to believe, but we’re already into Week 6 of the College Football season. The AP has released their Week 6 College Football Poll, and for the most part we don’t see much change. The top 7 in the poll stay the same, with Florida State hanging on to the #1 spot in the … Read more