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TheRoundUp 11/2: Big day for Big East expansion

Big East looks to expand -
"The goal is to get the presidents' blessing to seriously pursue teams," said one Big East athletic director. "I don't think we're going to get pushback on that." Several sources confirmed a Post report last month that TCU is a strong candidate. Houston, Central Florida, Temple and/or Villanova, which is in the midst of evaluating a move up from FCS, are other lead candidates.

UConn football sweeps Big East weekly awards - StamfordAdvocate
For the first time since joining the Big East in 2004 the UConn football team has swept the conference's weekly awards. Running back Jordan Todman was named offensive player of the week Monday, linebacker Sio Moore earned the defensive honor and kicker Dave Teggart won the special teams award.

Journal Inquirer > Archives > Sports > UConn men: Recruit guarded on commitment
Ryan Boatright sounds like a recruit ready to make an oral commitment to the University of Connecticut basketball program. But it’s understandable if he’s a little gun-shy.

State Of The Big East: Blame West Virginia, Pittsburgh & Syracuse - Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician
So when I leave Rutgers, Louisville, South Florida, UConn and Cincinnati out of the discussion, I'm not playing the "you guys suck" card. I'm looking at it from the point of view of Mr. National College Football Fan a.k.a. The Beano Cookes Of The World. As in, the guy who would rather watch Michigan vs. Ohio State even if they both had losing records over watching 10-1 Rutgers play 11-0 Cincinnati.