Thursday, August 4, 2011

OK, so we're not in game shape just yet

* It's obviously been a long offseason, seeing as how the South Carolina-East Carolina game right across the street on Sept. 3 was news to me. All eyes will be on Charlotte that night -- well, any and all eyes that aren't on Arlington (LSU-Oregon) and Atlanta (Georgia-Boise State). Anyway, go here for a report on USC's first practice Wednesday.

* Go here for the 2011 TV schedule (courtesy of

* Quick, fun read: The worst coaching tenures in college football since 1960. Vanderbilt gets a lot of love in this one -- they make the top 20 twice. Story here.

* Another day, another preseason poll: The Austin American-Statesman is counting down its top 25. They're at No. 3 -- LSU. Only two teams left, and we surmise they're Oklahoma and Oregon. Story here.

-- RTR