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geeves

  • joined May 21, 2008
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Originally from Central Pennsylvania, grew up in Pittsburgh and its suburbs, and will always consider that my home no matter where I live. After writing for two collegiate papers and past stints with Blogcritics and Technorati, I now cover college basketball regularly at Mid-Major Madness, college football less regularly at Hustle Belt, and obsess over baseball fanatically.

A Fan Of...

  • MLB Pittsburgh Pirates
  • NBA New Orleans Pelicans
  • NFL Pittsburgh Steelers
  • NCAAB Pittsburgh Panthers
  • NHL Pittsburgh Penguins
  • MMA Jon Jones, Jon Hendricks
  • Tennis Andy Murray, Juan del Potro
  • FIFA USA
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Introducing Underdog Dynasty

Ladies and gentlemen, I am proud to introduce to you the newest of SB Nation's college football blogs. If you are like me, you've noticed that there is a gap in SBN's football coverage, and it...

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Introducing Underdog Dynasty

Ladies and gentlemen, I am proud to introduce to you the newest of SB Nation's college football blogs. If you are like me, you've noticed that there is a gap in SBN's football coverage, and it...

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Introducing Underdog Dynasty

Ladies and gentlemen, I am proud to introduce to you the newest of SB Nation's college football blogs. If you are like me, you've noticed that there is a gap in SBN's football coverage, and it...

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Introducing Underdog Dynasty

Ladies and gentlemen, I am proud to introduce to you the newest of SB Nation's college football blogs. If you are like me, you've noticed that there is a gap in SBN's football coverage, and it...

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Introducing Underdog Dynasty

Keep an eye out August 4th so you can finally have a home for the team you call your own!

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Introducing Underdog Dynasty

Ladies and gentlemen, I am proud to introduce to you the newest of SB Nation's college football blogs. If you are like me, you've noticed that there is a gap in SBN's football coverage, and it...

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The True Underdog Has Arrived

Introducing Underdog Dynasty, SBNation's home for AAC, SBC, CUSA, Army and Navy football!

Insults, Put Downs, And McDonalds Riots!

So I guess it's O.K. to just casually throw the MAC under the bus these days. Or throw a tantrum at a fast food joint.

Is Akron Cheating Its Students Out of Needed Cash?

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The University of Akron has modified how they handle all scholarships that they provide to their students, and those students - at least some of them - are righteously pissed off. But there may be...

Examining the MACtion: Why So Many Pitches, Coach?

Are some of the MAC's own baseball teams feeding into one of the biggest red flags out there for preventable causes to one of baseball's most pressing injury concerns?

FTO: "They Don't Realize How Good They Can Be"

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I sat down to talk with the Mountaineers head coach about his first trip to the Big Dance as a head coach, the outstanding performance put out by Will Miller, and what it all means going forward....

WATCH: WMU Surprises Walk-Ons With Scholarships

Four members of the Western Michigan Broncos football team were recently surprised to learn that they have now made the transition from walk-ons to athletes under scholarship.

IPFW Promotes Coffman Into Head Coach Position

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After Tony Jasick left to accept the vacant head coaching position in Jacksonville, the Mastodons wasted no time in promoting assistant coach Jon Coffman to fill the void.

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The 2014 Season In Pictures

So I have something for which I could use everyone's input. Last season I did that photoshopped "all black except russell martin" photo of The Win, and it seemed to get a decent response (I would...

MAC Appears In Kiper's Latest

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In his latest Mock Draft, Mel Kiper, Jr. has decided to follow a few rules (Insider only): He covered the first three rounds, with no traded picks, ,drafting straight up for need. In doing so, he selected three MAC players on the first day of the draft. He has Khalil Mack getting selected #3 overall by the Jacksonville Jaguars. He also has both Jimmy Ward and Dri Archer getting chosen by the Baltimore Ravens in the second (#48, 79) and third rounds, respectively. This is good news.

2014 CBI Recap: Saint-sational Siena Into Finals

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Your final for the best-of-three championship series in the College Basketball Invitational is set, and the Siena Saints will represent the mid-majors after opening fast and staying stout on...

2014 CIT Recap: Keydets, Bulldogs Into Semis

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A career high performance from Julian Duren was enough to help Yale defeat Columbia, but a career high for Nick Kellogg couldn't keep Ohio from falling against VMI.

2014 CBI: Three Mid-Majors Reach Semifinals

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The youngsters continue to develop for our mid-major squads here in the College Basketball Invitational, where three of the four remaining teams come from our ranks.

2014 NCAA Recap: Tulsa No Match For Bruins In Cali

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This game eventually turned out exactly the way I expected - unfortunately, it started off as a hard-to-watch contest where both teams played sloppy and ended as a one-sided contest where the...

2014 NCAA Recap: Eagles Fall To Offensive Cyclone

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The NCCU Eagles played with rather heavy hearts, but they were still able to weather the storm that the Iowa State Cyclones created with their ridiculously efficient offense...for most of the game.

2014 NCAA Preview: Can Harvard Reach the Sweet 16?

After pulling off an upset that surprised absolutely nobody who follows mid-major basketball closely, Tommy Amaker's Harvard squad will look to repeat the feat against an extremely dangerous...

2014 NCAA Recap: Jaspers Just Miss VS Cardinals

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I knew that there was the possibility that these two teams were so similar that the Manhattan Jaspers could keep it close until late. I just didn't think they would keep it this close for this long.

2014 NCAA Preview: Broncos Row The Boat To Buffalo

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The Western Michigan Broncos would likely have an uphill battle against any team as a 14-seed, especially one with a coach as experienced as Jim Boeheim. But does Syracuse's late season slide give...

2014 NCAA Preview: Tulsa Likely To Upset Bruins?

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UCLA has some obvious weaknesses, and Tulsa has a very hot hand coming into this contest. They are still a very clear underdog, but just maybe they have enough to get this one victory.

2014 NIT Preview: Iona Seeks To Advance vs LA Tech

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Both of these teams fell exactly one win shy of the Big Dance after rolling over nearly allof their conference both in the regular season and in the conference tournament. Both shoot the three with...

2014 NCAA Preview: NCCU Dancing Into A Cyclone

North Carolina Central (28-5, 15-1) won the MEAC to make their first ever tournament trip after coming close last year. Their reward is an Iowa State (26-7, 11-7) team that earned the Big 12...

2014 NCAA Preview: Manhattan Draws Pitino Buzzsaw

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The Manhattan Jaspers (25-7, 15-5) are into the dance as the champion of the MAAC, where head coach Steve Masiello will look to pull a rather improbable upset over the man he used to work for, Rick...

2014 NCAA Preview: Harvard Looks To Move Past Cats

The Harvard Crimson of the Ivy League (26-4, 13-1) will face Cincinnati of the AAC (27-6, 15-3) on Thursday afternoon in Spokane. The Crimson will look for a second year pulling a first round...

MEAC Championship: NCCU Soars To First Ever Bid

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The Eagles and Jeremy Ingram held off the Morgan State Bears just long enough to make a little bit of history, earning the school's first ever bid to the NCAA Tournament. They also tied the school...

Jaspers Are Dancing: First MAAC Title Since '04

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The conference's two best teams - and the two that like each other the least - faced off for a chance at continuing their season, and the Jaspers were the victor for the second time this season.

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