Tag: Charleston Southern

Six Breakout Players to Watch in the Big South in 2017

It’s been an eventful offseason for the Big South, with the departure of Liberty at the end of this season and the question on everyone’s lips: can Charleston Southern possibly win back-to-back-to-back Big South football championships. If they do, it won’t only be due to their star players – it will likely come from one […]

CSJ Big South Power Rankings, Week 8

Here are the updated power rankings for the Big South. The original post for this is on the A Sea of Red blog. Note last week’s rankings in (parentheses) 1.(1) Charleston Southern 4-2, 2-0 *Nationally ranked #9 This week: Presbyterian 3 Charleston Southern 38 Two weeks off didn’t bother Charleston Southern as they easily handled […]

CSJ Big South Football Power Rankings – Week 6

We near the halfway point of the season for the Big South. This week, we see mostly conference play taking place for the first time. Because of this, things will finally begin to take shape within the conference as each team lobbies for a chance at the FCS playoffs. Here are the updated power rankings […]

CSJ Big South Football Power Rankings – Week 5

  Here are the updated power rankings for the Big South, courtesy of the A Sea Of Red Liberty Flames blog. Note last week’s rankings in (parentheses). 1. (1) Charleston Southern 3-2, 1-0 *Nationally ranked #8 This week: DOUBLE OVERTIME – Charleston Southern 59 Coastal Carolina 58 It was all offense Saturday as the Chants […]

CSJ Big South Football Power Rankings – Week 4

  Here are the updated power rankings for the Big South, courtesy of the A Sea Of Red Liberty Flames blog. Note last week’s rankings in (parentheses). 1.(1) Charleston Southern 2-2, 0-0 *Nationally ranked #10 This week: CSU 36 Monmouth 7 Seems like Charleston Southern hasn’t skipped a beat with the loss of their starting QB. […]

North Dakota State's Aaron Steidl and Charleston Southern's Frank Cirone shake hands after the overtime finish Saturday, August 27, 2016, at the Fargodome. (David Samson / The Forum)

You Couldn’t Have Asked For A Better Showcase Than This Year’s FCS Kickoff

FARGO, N.D. — Most of the 18,881 fans attending Saturday night’s Football Championship Subdivision kickoff had their hearts in their throats in the final minutes as five-time defending national champion North Dakota State struggled to hold off the charge of surprising Charleston Southern. After the Bison faithful at the Fargodome exhaled collectively as a 50-yard, […]

Charleston Southern at North Dakota State FCS Kickoff 2016

NDSU Starts 2016 with a Thrilling Overtime Win over Charleston Southern

  FARGO, ND—The North Dakota State Bison and Charleston Southern Buccaneers opened the 2016 season in the third annual FCS Kickoff on Saturday night in a memorable way. NDSU, the five-time reigning national champions, would win 24-17 but it took overtime to put away NDSU’s 18th consecutive home opener victory. A crowd of 18,881 in […]

Charleston Southern head coach Jamey Chadwell

Who We Like And How to Watch: Charleston Southern at North Dakota State

As we kick off a new football season, we’d like to start up something new here at College Sports Journal: “Who We Like and How To Watch”. In it, we’ll have links to all the broadcast information, our fearless predictions, and links to the picks of all the Top 25 games of the (plus other […]

Charlestion Southern LB Solomon Brown and "The Broom."

Big Excitement At Charleston Southern’s Time On the Big Stage

Don’t tell the folks at Charleston Southern that they can’t win this Saturday. Sure, everyone knows about the pressure the Buccaneers will face in the Fargodome, starting off the season against the defending five-time national champions. Everyone knows North Dakota state is good – legendary good. They know the eyes of the entire national college […]

Why We Should Love NDSU and the Bison?

  I felt compelled to write a rebuttal this after my colleague Charles Burton at College Sports Journal wrote why we hate the five time reigning national champions of North Dakota State. Well Chuck, I beg to differ in my view. Of course, my view comes from someone with some green and gold colored glasses […]

Photo by Nick Krug A handful of North Dakota State fans celebrate against a backdrop of Kansas fans as time dwindles late in the fourth quarter, Saturday, Sept. 4, 2010 at Kivisto Field. The Jayhawks dropped their home opener 6-3.

Secretly We All Hate North Dakota State

North Dakota State, it’s time we had a talk. We get it. At the FCS level, you’ve been a terrific success story. You’ve won Missouri Valley football championships. You’ve upset a lot of FBS teams, the biggest one of all being a presesason contender for the Big 12, Kansas State, with an iconic game-winning drive […]