Big East News Articles
The winners were chosen based on the 2010-11 grade-point average of each student-athlete who appeared on an institution’s roster as of the last contest of the championship segment in each conference-sponsored sport.
- Wednesday, July 27, 2011 9:30:00 AM
If you ask some people, taking a positive stance on the Bowl Championship Series is akin to rooting for the IRS in a tax audit. Or rooting for the house at the blackjack table.
- Wednesday, July 27, 2011 6:10:00 PM
It’s been a longer summer than usual for players not drafted in this year’s NFL Draft. Because of the NFL lockout, teams were not permitted to sign undrafted rookie free agents and the hectic process was forced to wait until this week.
- Wednesday, July 27, 2011 11:00:00 AM
The BIG EAST played its first season with its current bowl partnerships in 2010 and it’s, hands-down, the strongest group of bowl partners in the conference’s history. And that’s good news for the entirety of the BIG EAST, which is the only conference in college football that has sent each of its members to a bowl game in the past two years.
- Tuesday, July 26, 2011 1:00:00 PM
Halfpenny comes to the Irish after five seasons as the head coach at William & Mary.
- Tuesday, July 26, 2011 6:00:00 AM
What is it that makes a great college football stadium? Is it simply atmosphere? Is it a small, but loud, classic venue? A large state-of-the art facility? A rowdy on-campus environment?
- Monday, July 25, 2011 5:00:00 PM
The fifth installment of our series leading to the BIG EAST Summer Kickoff examines the factors that go into constructing a football schedule and previews the strongest nonconference games of 2011.
- Friday, July 22, 2011 2:00:00 PM
BIG EAST returns to Bright House Field for the next two seasons.
- Thursday, July 21, 2011 11:30:00 AM
The fourth installment in our series leading to the 2011 BIG EAST Football Summer Kickoff takes a look at players poised for breakout years in 2011.
- Thursday, July 21, 2011 12:00:00 PM
Reid is entering his 15th year at the helm of the Huskies’ program, holding a 346-87-49 career record in his 22 years as a collegiate head coach.
- Thursday, July 21, 2011 4:00:00 PM
The third installment of our series leading to the BIG EAST Summer Kickoff takes a look at the changing face of television in college football.
- Wednesday, July 20, 2011 12:30:00 PM
Eleven former BIG EAST women’s basketball players have been selected to play in the 2011 WNBA All-Star Game, including seven picked as starters
- Wednesday, July 20, 2011 10:00:00 AM
The second installment of our countdown to the BIG EAST Summer Kickoff takes a look at the returning quarterbacks in the conference. Six of the eight BIG EAST teams return their starting signal-caller from last year and several players could be poised for breakout years.
- Tuesday, July 19, 2011 5:00:00 PM
The first in a daily series of stories leading to the 2011 BIG EAST Football Summer Kickoff looks shows that while the BIG EAST coaches may be short on tenure, they're long on pedigree.
- Monday, July 18, 2011 5:30:00 PM
First-of-its-kind live studio show will be broadcast exclusively for BIG EAST Digital Network on Aug. 2
- Wednesday, July 13, 2011 11:00:00 AM
Contract Extension through 2013 Positions Conference for Decade-Long Attendance Domination
- Tuesday, July 12, 2011 1:30:00 PM
UC head volleyball coach Reed Sunahara and former playing great Stephanie Niemer can each add to the list of international destinations they have visited after the duo were part of a recent USA delegation to China.
- Friday, July 08, 2011 11:40:00 AM
The BIG EAST Conference has announced that the women’s basketball conference schedule format will change from 16 games to 18 games, beginning in the 2012-13 season.
- Thursday, July 07, 2011 12:00:00 PM
The longtime home of the BIG EAST Men’s Basketball Championship will have a new look next year
- Wednesday, July 06, 2011 10:00:00 AM
The Pitt Panthers will be making an all-day stop at the studios of ESPN -- the "World Wide Leader of Sports" -- in Bristol, Conn., this Friday, July 30.
- Friday, July 30, 2010 7:34:00 AM