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Buckeyes Blast Huskers 52-17 as Big 10 Begins 2020 Play

Posted on October 25th 2020

Ohio State made a big statement Saturday as the Big 10 season finally got underway. The Buckeyes made sure the nation is aware: Ohio State is definitely a national title contender. The Buckeyes ran all over Nebraska in the 2020 season opener 52-17. But the Big 10 season opened with some shockers as well. Indiana… Read more »

Alabama Bulldozes Bulldogs 41-24. Clemson Destroys Tech 73-7.

Posted on October 18th 2020

In the season’s most anticipated game to date the Crimson Tide came from behind in the second half, holding Georgia to no points, and posted a huge 41-24 victory. The win solidifies Alabama’s CFP hopes and lifted the Tide to #1 in this week’s Billingsley Report. Meanwhile, Clemson absolutely demolished Georgia Tech 73-7. Louisville put… Read more »

Sloppy Sooners Outlast Hapless Horns in 4th Overtime 53-45.

Posted on October 11th 2020

In a sloppy game marred by turnovers and penalties, Oklahoma finally, mercifully, managed to beat arch rival Texas in four overtimes 53-45. The game lasted over five and a half hours. With less than four minutes left in the game, and down 14 points, Sam Ehlinger valiantly led the Horns back to tie the game… Read more »

Cyclones Upend Sooners, Horned Frogs Stun Longhorns, Big 12 Reeling.

Posted on October 4th 2020

Matt Campbell promised to take Iowa State to heights the Cyclones have never seen. On Saturday night he certainly took a big step in that direction as Iowa State beat perennial national power Oklahoma 37-30. It was the first Cyclone win over the Sooners in Ames since 1960 and the win puts Iowa State smack… Read more »

Mississippi State Surprises Defending Champ LSU in the Bayou

Posted on September 27th 2020

Bulldog fans didn’t have to wait long to see some magic from new head coach Mike Leach as Mississippi State traveled to Baton Rouge and shocked LSU 44-34. It was the first game of the season for both teams in an abbreviated conference game only schedule. In other SEC action Florida, Alabama and Georgia dominated… Read more »

Clemson and Notre Dame Top Teams As Early 2020 Season Unfolds

Posted on September 20th 2020

If things continue on there current trend, Clemson and Notre Dame appear headed toward a monumental November 7th clash in South Bend. Both the Tigers and the Irish have been dominant in early season games and rank 1 and 2 respectively in the 3rd week Billingsley Report. Things should liven up in the College Football… Read more »

The Little Conference that Could: Sun Belt Shines in Week 2 Action.

Posted on September 13th 2020

Once upon a time the Sun Belt, the smallest of the Group of Five Conferences, scheduled what is known as “revenue games” to begin the 2020 season. In order to support the athletic budget, small schools go on the road and play big name schools for big bucks. It’s an issue of financial survival for… Read more »

BYU Shines in 55-3 Smothering of Navy

Posted on September 8th 2020

No prep time? No problem for the Cougars, as Brigham Young’s late scheduled opponent Navy just couldn’t ever get untracked in a nationally televised Labor Day contest. The Cougars were dominant offensively and defensively, giving way to thoughts of a possible undefeated season in a piecemeal revamped 8 gameĀ  schedule for BYU. Memphis, 37-24 winner… Read more »

College Football Enters 2020 Season with Great Uncertainty

Posted on August 22nd 2020

Not since World War II has College Football began a season with so much uncertainty. In 1943, 82 major college programs fielded teams. This year, because of the Covid-19 Pandemic, 54 teams have cancelled their entire season, and the remaining 76 are playing an abbreviated schedule. Four Conferences, The Big 10, Pac 12, Mountain West… Read more »

LSU Shatters CFRC Records in Route to 2019 Championship

Posted on May 2nd 2020

The Billingsley Encyclopedia has been updated and the LSU Tigers 2019 team figures prominently in the record books. Bolstered by a perfect 15-0 record, coupled with playing the #1 most difficult schedule of the season, the Bayou Bengals vaulted to the #1 All Time most powerful college team to ever take the field. The rating… Read more »