I expect a few Halloween surprises but I think a lot of these games are as cut and dried as my week old jack o lantern. Last week I got just 7 out of 44 wrong including two one-point games that ended the wrong way for me. This week there are 24 games for the right to make the final four in each of the six classes.
In the first round only the smallest classes got a chance to play. This Saturday the quarterfinals are for all classes. Out of the first sixteen games of the playoffs there were four games I picked wrong. Noone saw top rated Harvey/Wells County becoming a first round casualty but Maple Valley-Enderlin showed that anything can happen in the...
Robert Fuller is a mountain of a man. And, as it turns out, the former U-Mary offensive lineman turned powerlifter is a really good football coach, too.
You probably remember him as the guy standing next to Tom Nieman or myself during our coverage of high school and college football in Bismarck, ND this fall.
He's a gentle giant. In fact,...
8 ) Brookings
1) Sioux Falls Lincoln
4) Sioux Falls Washington
3) Sioux Falls O'Gorman
7) Brandon Valley
2) Sioux Falls Roosevelt
8 ) Chamberlain
1) Dell Rapids
Grand Forks Red River
Oral Roberts University is leaving the Summit League to join the Southland Conference. It makes sense. The Southland, with most of its teams in Louisiana and Texas, is much more in ORU's Oklahoma backyard than the Summit.
ORU has given the Summit League some cred with its baseball and womens basketball programs. But you get the feeling that...