Did you know?: Week 6

Did you know that ...

  • Through 20 home games, the average attendance at Big East stadiums is 46,186, which is the best since the conference averaged 47,292 in 2003.

  • UConn is averaging 49 points in its three wins and 13 points in its two losses?

  • The Cincinnati-Miami of Ohio series dates back to 1888 and is considered the longest nonconference rivalry in college football?

  • Syracuse has not only never beaten South Florida, but the Orange have only led the Bulls for a total 4:12. Syracuse took a 3-0 lead early in the 2006 game before losing 27-10.

  • Rutgers has more wins vs. UConn than any other active Big East opponent with 20. Rutgers is 4-2 against the Huskies in Big East play.

  • Louisville has played nine true freshmen and 31 players who are sophomore or younger this season.

  • Pitt last won three consecutive games against Notre Dame when it defeated the Irish in 1983, 1986 and 1987.

  • UNLV has not traveled as far east as West Virginia since playing Miami in 1972. West Virginia has not played a Mountain West team since beating TCU in the 1984 Bluebonnet Bowl.