Big East split

Remaining Big East Teams In Deal With ESPN

The soon-to-be-former Big East made one big component final Tuesday, announcing its broadcasting deal with ESPN.


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Aresco: Big East Looking For Another Member, TV Deal

ig East commissioner Mike Aresco says the conference is looking to add another school, and may sign a TV deal with multiple networks.


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Orange Bowl Committee Gives $80,000 To UConn Sandy Hook Scholarship

Monday night’s BCS National Championship game has resulted in a donation to the University of Connecticut’s Sandy Hook Memorial Scholarship Fund.


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Conference Call On Big East Future

Big East Commissioner Mike Aresco is working with the officials from the conference’s seven nonfootball members to keep the rebuilding league from splitting apart.


Big East Commissioner Mike Aresco (Courtesy

Commissioner Will Talk To Navy About Joining Big East Earlier

Big East Commissioner Mike Aresco says he will talk to Navy about the possibility of joining the conference earlier than its scheduled 2015 arrival as a football-only member.


Notre Dame Athletic Director Calls New Big East Commissioner “A Great Guy”

Notre Dame athletic director Jack Swarbrick said he is encouraged by the Big East’s hiring of Mike Aresco as its new commissioner.


Connecticut Native Named To Head Big East Conference

The Big East has hired CBS executive vice president Mike Aresco to be commissioner of a conference now in rebuilding mode.