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The shutout was so close, that the UConn football defense could almost taste it.

It had been five years and 65 games since the Huskies had been able to celebrate the ultimate single-game defensive achievement, but here they were, just over seven minutes away from putting the whitewash on Tulsa, an American Athletic Conference opponent which came to the Rent on Saturday averaging a gaudy 35.4 points per game.

It's Homecoming weekend in Greenville as the ECU Pirates officially close out their 2017 non-conference schedule with a visit from the BYU Cougars inside of Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium on Saturday.

There is a lot of football to be played this weekend in the American Athletic Conference with six games on tap, including two that feature ranked teams with the #20 UCF Knights at Navy and #16 USF taking on Tulane in New Orleans. But The American already has one ranked team able to sit back and enjoy a Week 8 win after the Memphis Tigers recorded an epic comeback on the road against the Houston Cougars.

Today's show puts a focus on the Temple Owls with the help of Marc Narducci from the Philadelphia Inquirer as we catch up with TU football, look at how injuries are affecting the roster, and even start to get into basketball talk with a peek at some big names returning to the hardwood for Fran Dunphy's team this season.

University of Cincinnati junior guard/forward Jacob Evans (Baton Rouge, La./St. Michael the Archangel) has been named one of 20 watch list members for the 2018 Julius Erving Small Forward of the Year Award, the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame announced Wednesday.