Big East lunchtime links

Posted by ESPN.com's Brian Bennett

  • A brief and minor quarterback controversy was squashed at Connecticut's press luncheon Tuesday, when a sick Cody Endres was marched in to clarify some statements he made on Saturday, Jeff Jacobs writes in the Hartford Courant.

  • Cincinnati's Alex Daniels has changed his hair and his image since coming to the school after a scandal at Minnesota, Bill Koch writes in the Cincinnati Enquirer.

  • Rutgers' Kordell Young thinks he's healthy enough to play this weekend, Tom Luicci reports in The Star-Ledger.

  • Pitt's offensive line has met all expectations thus far, Paul Zeise writes in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.

  • Syracuse and Northwestern are each coached by an alumnus who's true to his school, Lindsay Kramer writes in the Syracuse Post-Standard.

  • Louisville's defensive line should look a lot different against Kentucky, C.L. Brown writes in The Courier-Journal.

  • Carlton Mitchell has become a big-play receiver for South Florida, Brett McMurphy reports in the Tampa Tribune.