Big East lunchtime links
August, 1, 2012
By Andrea Adelson | ESPN.com
Traded in rainy Newport for rainy Orlando.
- Cincinnati will benefit from money coming into the Big East from Pitt, Syracuse.
- The Big East is closing in on a commissioner. Who could it be?
- Desmond Conner of The Hartford Courant with good notes, including news that Clemson receiver Bryce McNeal was denied admission into UConn.
- Picking Louisville as the preseason favorite is the sensible call. The Cardinals picked up a commitment from a three-star receiver .
- Pitt coach Paul Chryst is keeping the focus on the football field.
- For Rutgers, it's now or never for a first Big East title.
- Greg Auman of The St. Petersburg Times has a plethora of USF notes, including the Bulls working on a hardship waiver for Aaron Lynch.
- Promising Syracuse receiver Kyle Foster is out for the season.
- Temple prepares for its return to the Big East.