Before today's big announcement on athletic renovations, I stepped into the Sheakley Athletics Center to catch the end of today's practice.
Yesterday, I was able to witness quarterback Brendon Kay listening to a phone call granting him an extra year of eligibility. Now the Bearcats will return a starting quarterback and a key starting linebacker.
Recently, Greg Blair got the same news. Originally thought of as a "one and done" player, his appeal from Compliance was also successful, giving the Bearcats a pretty good one-two punch for next season.
In the meantime, Belk Bowl preparation continues and Blair fills us in on the latest from "The Bubble":