A few comments on regional rankings
Before we start talking about the action this week, I would be remiss if I didn’t mention the regional rankings that were released earlier this week. I’m as excited as the rest of you that we’re getting our first look at where the teams stack up for the post season race. However there are still so many games to be played that will impact the final rankings so I am not going to invest a ton of time in breaking down the rankings as they stand today
After two months of anticipation, it’s finally game time for Bloomsburg and Shippensburg as the CBS Sports Network Division II Game of the Week visits Pennsylvania for the first time since September, 2011. Bloomsburg remains undefeated at 8-0 while Shippensburg brings a 5-3 overall record into the contest. The Raiders lost a divisional game for the first time one week ago in a thriller against unbeaten West Chester. Ship is most likely out of playoff contention,
Updated 10-29-2013 at 05:30 PM by Chuck Bitner
Does anyone else have chapped lips and tingling ears from “wind burn?” It was an interesting weather day around the state and wind played a factor in most games. Here are my headlines and reactions from week 8 in the PSAC.
West Chester wins thriller in Shippensburg
West Chester and Shippensburg treated a huge Red Raider homecoming crowd of 7,458 to a thrilling contest that was decided by a tie-breaking field goal with one second left. It wasn’t quite as high scoring as most
Updated 10-27-2013 at 09:10 AM by Chuck Bitner
We’re getting down to it now, my friends. We have just three weeks left in divisional play, and we will soon see the first Regional Rankings of 2013. The next month will be full of exciting action every week as teams battle it out for their playoff lives. Screw Christmas…THIS is the most wonderful time of the year!
Before jumping into the week 8 previews, let’s look at where things stand right now in the divisional races.
The Wild, Wild West
Updated 10-24-2013 at 10:07 AM by Chuck Bitner
I hope you did better with your picks in week 7 than I did. Edinboro pulled off the surprise of the season so far in the PSAC with their upset victory at IUP and Mercyhurst finally showed why they were picked to finish second in the PSAC West. Bloomsburg and East Stroudsburg traded blows in what was probably the best game of the year so far, and Millersville finally broke into the win column under rookie head coach Greg Breitbach.
Here are my headlines and reactions from week 7...
Updated 10-22-2013 at 08:50 AM by Chuck Bitner