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Greg Rakestraw

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It's hard to classify the Indiana State football program. They play in the artist formerly known as I-AA, now FCS...the Football Championship Subdivision. So they're not at the top level, but they're certainly not at the small college level, either. Indiana State is allowed to...
Failed drug tests, multiple alcohol-related incidents, and zero postseason basketball games. This is Indiana. At least it is in 2014. Six and a half years after Tom Crean's defining phrase as to why he left Marquette for Bloomington, those words ring hollow in the ears of the...
I'll do a season preview for the Bulldogs a couple of weeks from now, before the season opener with Maine and after at least a look or two in exhibition games against Chicago and Franklin. There are so many question marks in terms of how will the team handle it's third head...
The bowl drought will continue in 2014 for Indiana football. That much appears evident after a 56-17 drubbing at the hands of Michigan State Saturday afternoon in Bloomington. Heading into a needed off week, the Hoosiers stand at 3-4 on the season, needing to find three more...
If every Saturday needs a theme in college football, we've got one for this week in the Hoosier state. It's Opportunity Saturday. For Notre Dame, the Irish have the chance to justify their ranking and newfound status in the conversation about the first ever College Football...
The NFL today announced that Indianapolis Colts punter Pat McAfee has been named the AFC Special Teams Player of the Month for September. This marks the first time he has earned the award in his career. Through the first four games of the season, McAfee leads the NFL in net...
Butler fans likely have had their fill of sudden coaching changes over the last two years. They'll have to deal with another one for an undetermined period of time. Brandon Miller will be taking a leave of absence due to medical reasons as stated in a university press release...
Purdue was looking for a sweep this year against directional schools. They'd gladly settle for best two-out-of-three at this point. Southern Illinois pays Ross-Ade a visit as the Boilers play their final non-league tilt for 2014. Avoiding embarrassment has been the exact...
Rumors of the demise of Notre Dame football were apparently greatly exaggerated. Two games in, the Irish have outscored Rice and Michigan by a combined total of 79-17. Smacking down Rice was to be expected, but punishing Michigan by a 31-0 margin last Saturday night in prime...