While you hate to mail in a season before the final game is played, it’s clear that the Aggies have already fallen short of their preseason goal of defending a Great West Conference title and getting their shot at the playoffs.
Now, as coach Bob Biggs says, their backs are to the walls, and the Aggies will learn a little bit about themselves as they move into the last three games of the season.
The focus has changed: UC Davis now looks to finish the season, not with the conference crown, but simply with a 6-5 winning record, a step in the right direction.
Based on some aspects of the most recent 55-24 loss to Southern Utah Saturday night, this goal is by no means out of reach, though the Aggies may need to consider tweaking a few things here and there to make this goal a reality. The following is my to-do list for the Ags leading up to their final games of the season: