The Thundering Herd will play four teams from conferences with a top four RPI with road games at Villanova (Nov. 11) and at Kentucky (Dec. 22) as well as games against West Virginia (Dec. 5) and Cincinnati (Dec. 15) at the Charleston Civic Center.
Guys, unfortunately I've been under the weather for a few days now, and am just not feeling up to putting together a podcast this week. But, I'll talk with the guys at crimsonandcreammachine.com for a few minutes on their podcast tonight. Check it out live by clicking the link. It starts at 7:30 p.m. MT.
In case you haven't heard yet, the El Paso Times' Brett Bloomquist is reporting that senior linebacker Jamie Irving will miss the season opener against Oklahoma due to back spasms. AJ Ropati is expected to start in his place.
Here's something to chew on this Friday. ESPN's blog, Sooner Nation, has a writeup on what is going on around Oklahoma football as preseason practices wind down. While WR is now looking like a strength for the Sooners, the depth on defense is in question. Have a read.