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Big East Breakup Set For July 1

The Big East has reached an agreement with seven departing basketball members that will allow them to separate from the football schools and create their own conference on July 1.

03/08/2013

Tulane (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

More Aligning In Conference Realignments, As Two New Teams Join Big East

The shifting world of college sports conferences has shifted again, with the addition of two teams to the Big East — one as full member and one for football only.

11/27/2012

Dannel Malloy( Jessica Hill/AP Photo)

Governor Says Conference Shakeup Decision Will Take Longer

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.

09/26/2011

Ryan Nassib (Mark Terrill/AP Photo)  Ray Graham(Don Wright/AP Photo)

Big East Officials Expected To Discuss League Future Tonight

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.

09/20/2011

(Photo:  Jessica Hill/AP Photo)

Malloy: UConn Position “Enviable”

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says the University of Connecticut is in an enviable position amid the schools involved in major athletic conference shakeups.

09/20/2011

School Bullying Conference At State Capitol

Students who have been targeted by bullies will be among the speakers at a Connecticut conference on identifying and preventing the abusive behavior.

08/10/2011

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