The Press Break

Kyle Kensing
Sports journalism and observations from Kyle Kensing
Created 23 Mar 2021
  • A Time to Celebrate South Carolina State Coach Buddy Pough
    14 Dec 2021 • 3 min read
    December 2021 is already proven to be a celebratory month in the illustrious coaching career of Buddy Pough. The culmination of his eighth MEAC championship season at South Carolina State lands the Bu...
  • The 2021 College Football Playoff with FCS Format
    13 Dec 2021 • 1 min read • 1 0
    College Football Playoff expansion is inevitable, and perhaps will be accelerated thanks to the 2021 season’s chaos freezing out three Power Five conference champions and Power Five step-brother Notre...
  • Florida A&M, The First NCAA Football Champions & The Future of HBCU Football
    25 Nov 2021 • 3 min read
    “We felt like all along,” former Florida A&M coach Rudy Hubbard said to the Associated Press ahead of the first-ever NCAA Div. I-AA National Championship Game in December 1978, “We had a first-class p...
  • Missing The Great Alaska Shootout
    24 Nov 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    Among my dad’s impressive collection of VHS tapes I repeatedly watched growing up was Memories ‘88, a documentary chronicling the University of Arizona’s run to its first-ever Final Four in the 1987-8...
  • Blind Playoff Resume Lesson: Oklahoma State is Being Overlooked
    17 Nov 2021 • 5 min read
    Kyle Kensing @kensing45 You can pick 2 (numbers are Massey): Team A: 9-1 Best wins - vs. #15, vs. #25 Lost - @ #17 One-score wins vs. #83 & FCS Team B: 9-1 Best wins - @ #3, @ #34 Lost - @ #70 One-sco...
  • College Gameday's Miss on Montana
    15 Nov 2021 • 2 min read • 1 0
    Brawl of the Wild, the annual matchup between Montana and Montana State, embodies college football rivalry — and thus, embodies the essence of college football. The series dates back to 1897, and the ...
  • Georgia Southern, Clay Helton and The Peculiar Case of the Option Offense
    13 Nov 2021 • 6 min read • 1 0
    Georgia Southern football has a self-imposed identity crisis. For the third time in just 15 years, the program has made moves that stray from the core approach central to every period of success in it...
  • A Case for College Hoops
    09 Nov 2021 • 3 min read
    Growing up in the ‘90s, college basketball often felt like a bigger deal than the NBA. Of course, that wasn’t actually the case, but the sport generated buzz approaching the major professional leagues...
  • FCS Top 25 Ballot and Week 10 Bracketology
    09 Nov 2021 • 4 min read
    Where did the season go? Every November brings conflicting emotions. In one regard, the precious few weeks in which college football and college basketball regular season overlap are magical. Converse...
  • A Salute to the Winners
    07 Nov 2021 • 5 min read
    Let’s get this week’s Broken Coverage started with a song dedication. Undefeated teams lost in Week 10, and other Playoff hopefuls had their hands full in near-misses sure to throw the postseason outl...
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