Big East Articles

Bowl season kicks off on Saturday, Dec. 17 in Albuquerque and ends on Jan. 9 in New Orleans with the BCS Championship. With 35 games on the docket, there's plenty of options to keep college fans interested over the next month. Athlon's editors...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) With Todd Graham leaving for Arizona State, Pittsburgh has to embark on its third coaching search in the last two seasons. Mike Haywood was hired to replace Dave Wannstedt last December, but was...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
— by Mark Ross The BCS is wrapping up its 14th season of action and Athlon has dissected the numbers and reviewed the tapes of all six BCS conferences in order to rank the best each league has had to offer. Which Oklahoma team was the best of...
Athlon Sports
3 years ago
Putting together an All-America team is never easy and that’s certainly the case in 2011. Several players didn’t make the cut on Athlon’s All-America team, but that doesn’t take anything away from the season they had. On defense, sorting out...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
There were many great coaching jobs around college football this season, and the Coach of the Year selection is always a tough decision. Les Miles of LSU was the only coach in the country to go undefeated, and he did it against a tough schedule....
Patrick Snow
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) (Published December 8th, 2011) Click here to view Athlon's updated top 25 for 2012. It's never too early to start thinking about next season. There's a lot that's going to change over the next...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Finally. After losing Syracuse and Pittsburgh to the ACC in September and West Virginia to the Big 12 in late October, the Big East is ready to expand. According to CBSSports.com, the conference...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Which bowls should you tune into? Athlon ranks and previews all of the matchups from the must-see to the ones you can avoid. 35. Little Caesars Pizza Bowl – Western Michigan (7-5) vs. Purdue...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) 10 Key Storylines to Watch for Week 14 1. When commissioner Larry Scott envisioned the first Pac-12 title game, a 6-6 UCLA team is probably not what he had in mind. However, that’s the...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
By Mitch Light (@AthlonMitch) Here are previews and predictions for the 10 best college football games this weekend. Wisconsin (-9) vs. Michigan State (Big Ten Championship Game) The Badgers will have an opportunity to avenge their “Hail...
Mitch Light
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 13 Big East Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. West Virginia (8-3) – Thanks to conference realignment, Friday night’s Backyard Brawl might...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) With 13 weeks in the book, it's time to take a look at how teams project to the postseason. There's going to be a lot of changes over the next couple of weeks, especially as teams battle just to...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) 10 Key Storylines to Watch for Week 13 1. Rivalry week has to be one of the best parts of any college football season. 10 of Athlon’s top 25 rivalries will be played this Saturday, including...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) With 12 weeks in the book, it's time to take a look at how teams project to the postseason. There's going to be a lot of changes over the next couple of weeks, especially as teams battle just to...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 12 Big East Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. West Virginia (7-3) – The Mountaineers had a bye in Week 12 and will return to action this...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Athlon sums up a full slate of college football with the most important things to take away from this weekend. Winners Alabama – The Crimson Tide making this section of the column...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) 10 Key Storylines to Watch for Week 12 1. The pressure is building on Oklahoma State. If the Cowboys can win their final two games, they will play for the national title on Jan. 9 in New...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) The 2011 college football season is winding down. With just three weeks of action left, it's time to take a look at how the BCS conferences and national title picture is shaping up. There's a lot...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) With 11 weeks in the book, it's time to take a look at how teams project to the postseason. There's going to be a lot of changes over the next couple of weeks, especially as teams battle just to...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 11 Big East Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. Cincinnati (7-2) – The Bearcats suffered a setback in the Big East title race, losing 24-21...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Athlon sums up a full slate of college football with the most important things to take away from this weekend. Winners Clemson – The Tigers had their national title hopes end with a...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) 10 Key Storylines to Watch for Week 11 1. It has been a difficult week in Happy Valley. Joe Paterno is out as Penn State’s coach, and the program has been rocked by a scandal involving former...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 10 Big East Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. Cincinnati (7-1) – The Bearcats trailed at halftime, but rebounded in the second half...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) With 10 weeks in the book, it's time to take a look at how teams project to the postseason. There's going to be a lot of changes over the next couple of weeks, especially as teams battle just to...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Athlon sums up a full slate of college football with the most important things to take away from this weekend. Winners Arkansas – In the SEC’s other top-10 showdown, the Razorbacks...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago

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