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The Big East has five running backs ranked among the Top 31 in the nation in rushing yards per game? Ray Graham ranks third, and Jordan Todman is fourth. The others are Bilal Powell (12th), Delone Carter (24th) and Noel Devine (31st).
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.