For several months now, conventional wisdom has been touting Louisville and West Virginia as the only horses in the Big East race.
Pitt senior linebacker H.B. Blades likes conventional wisdom about as much he likes opposing quarterbacks. He thinks Saturday's game against visiting Rutgers (ESPN2, 5:45 ET) might have a lot to do with who wins the conference.
Two-team race? Blades scoffs at the notion.
"I don't know where people got that from," he said. "The game is ...