The SEC is who we thought it was. But lurking not very far behind is the Big 12. Plus, On The Mark looks at the weekend's top players and coaches on the hot seat.
Take a look at what questions were answered this spring and what problems linger heading into the fall.
Take a quick look at the position battles, coaching changes and other key factors to pay attention to during spring practices from Notre Dame to the Mountain West and WAC.
Boise State and Hawaii have reached the BCS promised land over the last two years, but neither the Broncos nor the Warriors sit atop our Non-BCS spring power rankings.
There's no way that Nevada defensive coordinator Ken Wilson will not prepare for a banged up Colt Brennan. That's just one of the topics covered in the non-BCS notebook.
Colt Brennan tied the NCAA career mark for touchdown passes Saturday night, throwing his 121st before he was knocked out of the game, as No. 14 Hawaii held off Fresno State 37-30.
The BCS computer rankings haven't been kind to Hawaii, but a tough closing stretch should give the Warriors a boost. That's just one of the topics covered in the non-BCS notebook.
The winner of the Fresno State-Boise State matchup Friday will be one step closer to winning the WAC title, writes Adam Rittenberg.
From Hawaii's success to Notre Dame's struggles, here's a look at the non-BCS teams' midseason report.
From upsets to coaches to busts to worst fan reactions to conference calls, The Dash's run through the midseason report has it all.
Boise State's charge into a BCS bowl and Colt Brennan's record year highlights the non-BCS conferences overview.
Hawaii 68, Fresno State 37
Michigan State has beaten Notre Dame in seven of their last nine meetings. But the Spartans might just be the perfect opponent for a struggling Irish squad.
The Blue Ribbon College Football Yearbook previews the 2006 Hawaii Warriors, exclusively on Insider.
Take a look at what WAC questions were answered and what problems linger heading into the fall.
Wendell Mathis ran for 229 and three touchdowns as Fresno State beat Hawaii and remained in a tie atop the WAC.