From West Virginia's shocking end to the season to UConn's surprise run to a share of the Big East crown to Cincinnati's growth under new coach Brian Kelly, Joe Starkey looks at the Big East's regular season, team-by-team.
After breaking his arm in the first game of 2006, Ben Mauk left Wake Forest for Cincinnati. His arrival has sparked a resurgence in Cincinnati. Mauk can take his new team to a new level with a win against No. 13 UConn.
From South Florida's ascension in the polls thanks to another upset of West Virginia to Syracuse's return to the bottom of the conference to UConn's somewhat surprising 5-0 start, the Big East is covered here.
Syracuse is struggling on the field. Pitt is struggling to get guys healthy. UConn is struggling to get fans in the seats. But the opponents of Rutgers, West Virginia, Louisville and South Florida are really the ones struggling.