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Cornhusker Carryover

Cornhusker Carryover

Rick Sarro October 1, 2014 0

I’m not sure how far Nebraska is in the McNeese Cowboys’ rearview mirror. I know it’s against the laws of the turf, but this team should keep that performance and the near-historic upset of

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Rumors, Lies And Truths At McNeese

Rumors, Lies And Truths At McNeese

Rick Sarro September 22, 2014 0

There was a rumor floating around southwest Louisiana recently that was growing legs and about to turn into urban myth.  It was pretty far-fetched, and fell into the unbelievably ridiculous file when I heard

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Black and Gold Bricks

Black and Gold Bricks

Rick Sarro August 22, 2014 0

Can you imagine the letdown Saints players and coaches will have once they return to home base and offices in Metairie? The thick, humid, hazy air of summer in New Orleans can’t stack up

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BARBE BUCS: SEVEN AND COUNTING

BARBE BUCS: SEVEN AND COUNTING

Rick Sarro August 11, 2014 0

Songs are written about winning championships. Movies are made and books are written about titles won. Memories and bonds are forged when players and coaches race onto fields in celebration and trophies are raised

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SAM AND SMART

SAM AND SMART

Rick Sarro March 5, 2014 0

Two men recently broke barriers and boundaries in sports, not for athletic prowess, but for decisions and actions that will have lingering effects. Missouri defensive end Michael Sam and Oklahoma State guard Marcus Smart

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NFL 2013: ANOTHER CHAPTER

NFL 2013: ANOTHER CHAPTER

Rick Sarro February 23, 2014 0

We — meaning the country, the Western Hemisphere, yes, the world — completed the celebration and culmination of our national pastime. I’m not referring to a weekend marathon of TV reality shows that could

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LOW TEMPS, HIGH HOOPS

LOW TEMPS, HIGH HOOPS

Rick Sarro January 23, 2014 0

When the cold temperatures settle in, they usher in basketball full-time and conference races kick into high gear. The McNeese Cowboys and Cowgirls got the second half of their seasons underway and the new

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MSU FOOTBALL: THE YIPS

MSU FOOTBALL: THE YIPS

Rick Sarro January 8, 2014 0

Well, that didn’t end up the way I thought it would. McNeese’s long-awaited return to the FCS playoffs was a complete and utter dud that’s still hard to explain these many days gone by.

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PLAYOFFS? … YES, PLAYOFFS

PLAYOFFS? … YES, PLAYOFFS

Rick Sarro December 4, 2013 0

It wasn’t that long ago that McNeese head coach Matt Viator made a quick exit from his Monday press conference when a university marketing representative began to outline preliminary plans for advance ticket sales

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Wild Ride

Wild Ride

Rick Sarro September 19, 2013 0

If the college football season is any indication, we are in for one wild, topsy- turvy, anything-goes kind of year.   It started in week one with the FCS sending a clear message to

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