How The FCS, NFL, And The XFL Become The Big Three In 2022

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The FCS spring season is coming to the end of a challenging experiment, to say the least. The cancellations so far in 2021 are still ongoing. In total, there have been almost 50 total cancellations and postponements. All since the start of 2021. COVID-19 has reared its ugly head to disrupt a FCS season that […] READ MORE


Missouri State Bears are Bonafide Contenders in the FCS

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No one saw this coming. A Missouri State Football team that went 1-10 in 2019 had little expectations for this shortened Spring 2021 football season. But there is no doubt anymore. This team can contend for a Missouri Valley Football Conference title. The supreme heavyweight division of them all. The Missouri State Bears are Contenders […] READ MORE


YSU’s 2012 Win Over Pitt; A Look Back

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The Eric Wolford era at Youngstown State from 2010 to 2014 was very up and down.  They did have Kurt Hess, who was one of the best quarterbacks at YSU. The defense often struggled. Yet, there was a special moment to come. We take a walk down memory lane with YSU’s 2012 Win Over Pitt. […] READ MORE


Top Five Youngstown State Running Backs

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Youngstown State football has been known for their powerful running backs over the last two decades.  Some won championships, while others had experience playing in the NFL. However, only five running backs make this list.    Top Five Youngstown State Running Backs 5. Adrian Brown (1996-1999) Adrian Brown has been forgotten by some Youngstown State […] READ MORE


YSU vs Akron Historic Battle

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Youngstown State will be heading to InfoCision Stadium Summa Field to take on their old rivals, the Akron Zips during week one of the 2020 college football season. The YSU and Akron rivalry has a long history that deserves a deeper examination. YSU and Akron Rivalry Background There is history between these two teams going […] READ MORE


YSU Is 3-0 For The First Time Since 2012.

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The Youngstown State football team last week had a slow start against the Howard Bison. But a strong second half performance had the Penguins pull away 54-28.  Even after the win, head coach Bo Pelini was very unhappy and wanted the next game against the Duquesne Dukes to have more of a blowout feeling to […] READ MORE


Youngstown Duo Earn Preseason All-MVFC Honorable Mention

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  Youngstown State began practice on Saturday, July 27th and they already have two-players earning some big mentions.  The Youngstown duo earn preseason All-MVFC honorable mention. Youngstown Duo Earn Preseason All-MVFC Honorable Mention It was announced Wednesday, July 31st that Senior defensive end Shereif Bynum and junior defensive back Bryce Gibson were named preseason All […] READ MORE


Five YSU Players To Watch In 2019. 

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Youngstown State has a significant amount of returning talent for the 2019 season. Based on last year’s poor record, there is a lot to prove this season. Here are the Five YSU Players To Watch In 2019, that could be looking at breakout years. Five YSU Players To Watch In 2019. 5.) Cash Mitchell;  linebacker   Mitchell […] READ MORE


Top Seven Youngstown State Quarterbacks

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Youngstown State has been known to have a lot of good quarterbacks since they became a football team back in 1949.  Some have broken records and have made the playoffs.  Some have even won championships. Today, we’ll look at the top seven Youngstown State football quarterbacks. 7. Ray Isaac (1988-1991) When people talk about the […] READ MORE