Rutgers is leaving the Big East for the Big Ten
and cashing in on the school’s investment in a football program
that only 10 years ago seemed incapable of competing at the highest
Maryland is joining the Big Ten, leaving the Atlantic Coast Conference in a shocker of a move in the world of conference realignment.
Notre Dame is leaving the Big East for the Atlantic Coast Conference in all sports but football.
Connecticut coach Jim Calhoun says he loves the Big East and would like the Huskies to remain in the conference — but only if that is what is best for the school.
The Big East, which is losing member schools Pittsburgh and Syracuse to the Atlantic Coast Conference, says it is looking to expand.
TCU says it will have a “major announcement” on Monday evening in what is expected to a move to the Big 12 Conference.
Connecticut’s governor says the University of Connecticut’s athletic future in the ongoing national conference shakeup will take longer to resolve than first expected.
After a shaky start in conference realignment roulette, the basketball-rich Atlantic Coast Conference rebounded and became the first power conference to reach 14 teams.
Coach Jim Boeheim is wistful about Syracuse’s decision to leave the Big East Conference, but says it’s time to move on.
Three people with knowledge of the meeting say the presidents and athletic directors from the Big East football schools will meet Tuesday night in New York City to discuss the league’s future.