Monday, January 28, 2013
Big East lunchtime links
By Matt Fortuna
Hope y'all had a fun weekend.
- Athlon Sports looks at the nation's top coaching hires -- four of whom, as you know, enter the Big East.
- The Hartford Courant's Desmond Conner looks at why UConn hired Kermit Buggs as its running backs coach.
- How deep is the Georgia-Florida rivalry? The Georgia State Senate passed a resolution congratulating Louisville, which “through perseverance and iron determination” beat the Gators in the Sugar Bowl, Joseph Gerth writes in the (Louisville) Courier-Journal.
- Receiver Jester Weah (Madison, Wis./Madison Memorial) has committed to Pitt , our Jared Shanker reports.
- Classy gesture here from Khaseem Greene, who thanks the Rutgers fans in a letter in the (Newark) Star-Ledger.
- Three-star running back Stafon McCray (Kissimmee, Fla./Osceola) has committed to USF , our Corey Dowlar reports.
- Three-star receiver Corey Cooper (Raleigh, N.C./Millbrook) has committed to Syracuse.