The message being sent from the Big East meetings is a simple one -- everyone is holding hands and reaffirming their love and commitment to the league.
Temple is in talks with the Big East about joining the conference as early as 2012, sources confirmed Wednesday. The New York Times first reported on the discussions to add Temple in all sports.
Boise State president Bob Kustra met with Big East commissioner John Marinatto in Boise on Thursday as the league continues to explore its expansion options.
The Boise State football program will be docked nine scholarships over a three-year period, and the athletic department must serve three years' probation as a result of widespread rules violations, the NCAA announced Tuesday.