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by Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on twitter) and Braden Gall (@BradenGall) The start of the 2012 college football season is still months away, but it's never too early to take a look at the schedules and examine some of the key...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
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The editors at Athlon Sports debate some of the hot topics surrounding the NCAA Tournament. What No. 1 seed has the toughest remaining path to the Final Four? Nathan Rush: Syracuse has not been the same since Fab Melo was suspended. The...
Mitch Light
2 years ago
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by Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on twitter) and Braden Gall (@BradenGall) Ranking the coaches in any college football conference is a difficult task. Many factors play into just how successful a coach is at any school. How well are the...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
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NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 Preview: East Region Top Dog — Syracuse (1) The Syracuse Orange continued their strange season — which has included the Bernie Fine sex abuse scandal, failed drug test rumors and multiple academic suspensions of...
Nathan Rush
2 years ago
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2012 NCAA Tournament EAST REGION Boston Top Two – Syracuse (1), Ohio State (2) The Syracuse Orange (31–2, 17–1 Big East) are a No. 1 seed for the third time in program history. Coach Jim Boeheim has a deep and talented roster capable of...
Nathan Rush
2 years ago
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By Mitch Light Conference realignment is being driven by football. That is undeniable. And for the most part, college basketball will suffer. We are losing the twice-annual Border War between Kansas and Missouri. We are losing Pittsburgh and...
Mitch Light
2 years ago
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Which team had the best weekend, as far as improving its NCAA profile? Nathan Rush: Notre Dame’s 50–48 victory at Connecticut on Saturday was another impressive win for the Fighting Irish’s NCAA Tournament résumé. Coach Mike Brey’s club also...
Patrick Snow
2 years ago
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By David Schuman Saturday afternoon, the West Virginia Mountaineers (15-6, 5-3 Big East) travel up to snowy Syracuse to take on the No. 4 Orange (21-1, 8-1 Big East). The matchup has admittedly lost some of its luster since West Virginia got...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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It was a wild weekend around college basketball, with several upsets and plenty of last drama. Some of the most notable results were Florida State winning at Duke, Syracuse tasting its first defeat, Baylor losing at home to Missouri,...
Patrick Snow
2 years ago
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By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) (Published January 16th, 2012) Very Early 2012 Big East Predictions 1. West Virginia Key Returnees: QB Geno Smith, RB Dustin Garrison, WR Tavon Austin, WR Stedman Bailey, C Joe Madsen, NT...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
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There were a few minutes in the second half of Wednesday night’s game between Syracuse and Villanova where it looked like the Wildcats would make it an exciting finish. But the Syracuse Orange (18-0, 5-0 Big East) did what they’ve done against...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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-by Braden Gall (follow at @BradenGall) There is no doubt this is the era of the Quarterback. Houston’s Case Keenum (152) and Boise State’s Kellen Moore (142) both broke Graham Harrell’s all-time NCAA touchdown record of 134 scoring strikes...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
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It's hard to tell if that Bernie Fine headline is from today or from the future. If all the allegations of sexual abuse coming out against the ex-Syracuse basketball assistant coach are true, we're guessing he probably won't stop when he...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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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
2 years ago
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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
2 years ago
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There’s no greater ambassador and evangelist for college basketball than Dick Vitale, who was on the mic for ESPN’s first college hoops broadcast on Dec. 5, 1979 (DePaul 90, Wisconsin 77) and has been sharing his passion for the game with...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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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
2 years ago
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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
2 years ago
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2011-12 Athlon Sports Preaseason Top 25 Click on each team for their preview 1. North Carolina 2. Kentucky 3. Ohio State 4. Connecticut 5. Syracuse 6. Duke 7. Vanderbilt 8. Louisville 9. Florida 10. Pittsburgh 11. Baylor...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 9 Big East Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. Cincinnati (6-1) – The Bearcats remain atop the Big East power rankings for the second week...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
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Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim will bring one of his most experienced teams into his 36th campaign. The Orange will feature four returning starters along with several reserves who played key roles off the bench last season. In addition, Boeheim has...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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It's prediction time as we look into our crystal ball for the Big East's 2011-2012 season and predict who will come out on top and get individual honors. BIG EAST 2011-12 PREDICTED ORDER OF FINISH 1. Connecticut This edition of the Huskies...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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It seems like most of the recent Big East conversation has revolved around expansion, departures or just remaining a viable league. Meanwhile, the gridiron race to wear the conference crown and go to the BCS has become one of the most exciting...
Patrick Snow
2 years ago
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By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 8 Big East Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. Cincinnati (6-1) – Thanks to a 37-34 win over South Florida on Saturday, the Bearcats are...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
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By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) At the midpoint of the 2011 season, it's time to take a look at the first half and predict how the second half will turn out in the Big East. First-Half Awards Coach of the Year – Greg...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago

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