Dave Reynolds at pjstar.com notes Bradley is once again faced with ending one of the oddest losing streaks. The Braves have lost 27 consecutive games played west of the Mississippi River. BU plays Texas Christian at 7 p.m. Friday in the Corpus Christi Coastal Classic, where they’ll have two chances to end the mighty Mississippi curse.

Bradley coach Geno Ford owns the past 26 losses in the Braves’ wild West show and he can find humor in most everything, and this personal albatross is no different. But probe him further about the streak and it’s pretty clear it’s a subject he’d just as soon avoid.

Complete story at the Peoria Journal Star