MEC Game of the Week!
Shepherd @ Charleston
University of Charleston Stadium, Charleston, WV
2016 Records: Shepherd 1-0, Charleston 0-1
2015 Records: Shepherd 13-1, Charleston 10-2
2015, Shepherd 45-25
2014, Shepherd 24-15
2013, Shepherd 28-9
Upon further review, the Golden Eagles relied on senior quarterback Jeremy Johnson last year. This year the responsibility of leading the
The highly anticipated opening week of college football finally kicked off and is now behind us. Week 1 only offers a small glimpse of what’s to come throughout the season; but fans desperately use that small window to begin answering questions about graduating seniors’ replacements, coaching change impacts and how the team stacks up with the others in the conference and region.
For some, there are signs of optimism. Others may feel defeated already. Some results were probably
Updated 09-07-2016 at 08:11 PM by Raymond Franze
West Liberty @ Concord
Callaghan Stadium, Athens, WV
2015 Records: West Liberty 5-6, Concord 5-5
Recent Meetings: 2015, West Liberty 29-28
2014, Concord 61-24
2013, Concord 20-3
The Concord Mountain Lions followed up their 2014 reign as conference champions with a less-than-stellar 5-5 campaign. When they lost, it was close; when they won, they won convincingly.
Updated 09-04-2016 at 10:11 PM by Raymond Franze
UVA-Wise @ Tusculum
Pioneer Field, Greenville, TN
2015 Records: UVA-Wise 1-10, Tusculum 4-7
Recent Meetings: 2015, Tusculum won 47-28 on the road at UVA-Wise.
This game will be a litmus test for two new head coaches. UVA-Wise hired Dane Damron, former Offensive Coordinator for Eastern Kentucky University. Damron will look to improve an offense that ranked near the bottom of many offensive categories within the conference. The Tusculum Pioneers have
Well ladies and gentlemen, it “IS” that time of year again. In less than 24 hours, we kick off the 2016 season. The Mountain East Conference (MEC) has three teams in action; as UVA-Wise travels to Tusculum College (TN) for an out-of-conference matchup while the Urbana Blue Knights square off against the Glenville State Pioneers for the first MEC dual of the season.
There are a lot of new faces around the conference; mine included. I am a graduate of Shepherd University and a Ram