Enjoy the weekend, gang.
Bob Diaco showed Thursday that he has pedigree, passion and a plan, Desmond Conner writes in the Hartford Courant. Jeff Jacobs looks at UConn AD Warde Manuel's process in hiring Diaco.
The Connecticut Post's Kevin Duffy says Diaco's energy bucket is filled to the brim.
Notre Dame has a following wherever it plays, Stephen Edelson writes in the Asbury Park Press.
Old Notre Dame friends Deontay Greenberry and Aaron Lynch were both named first-team All-American Athletic Conference this week.
The (Newark) Star-Ledger's Steve Politi looks at where Rutgers fits in the currently miserable index of New York/New Jersey sports teams.