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  1. Matt McGloin upset with fumble call

    Brian Bennett

    Is there some sort of conspiracy against Penn State involving Big Ten officials? You'd probably have to be wearing aluminum foil on your head right now to actually believe in such a thing. But the Nittany Lions have felt they've been on the wrong ...

    Blog | November 10, 2012
  2. Big East in the Super Bowl

    Brian Bennett

    One of the biggest plays in the NFL playoffs this past weekend was from a rookie out of USF. Giants linebacker Jacquian Williams forced the decisive fumble in overtime against San Francisco, allowing his team to kick the game-winning field goal an...

    Blog | January 23, 2012
  3. Whitney Mercilus wins Hendricks Award

    Brian Bennett

    Congratulations to Illinois junior Whitney Mercilus, who won the Hendricks Defensive End of the Year Award on Wednesday. You can't argue with Mercilus's stats. He leads the nation in sacks (14.5) and forced fumbles (nine) while ranking sixth natio...

    Blog | December 07, 2011
  4. Sugar Bowl shaping up as shootout

    Brian Bennett

    NEW ORLEANS -- A little more than five minutes into the Allstate Sugar Bowl, it looks like we could be in for a wild night. Ohio State scored after a long run by Terrelle Pryor resulted in a fumble and recovery for a touchdown, while Arkansas answ...

    Blog | January 04, 2011
  5. Reyes leading UConn defensive charge

    Brian Bennett

    Jordan Todman is getting a lot of attention during Connecticut's current surge, but don't forget the defense. The Huskies have more takeaways than any other team in Big East play. Remember those four lost fumbles by West Virginia, or the costly mi...

    Blog | December 02, 2010
  6. Pitt killing itself with turnovers

    Brian Bennett

    PITTSBURGH -- The reason I picked West Virginia to beat Pittsburgh is because I thought the Panthers would make more mistakes. So far, that's looking true. Pitt already has three turnovers this half, including fumbles by tailbacks Ray Graham and D...

    Blog | November 26, 2010
  7. Big East helmet stickers: Week 9

    Brian Bennett

    Sio Moore, LB, Connecticut: Moore had 17 tackles, three of them for loss, and two forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries in the Huskies' 16-13 overtime victory over West Virginia. Derrell Smith, LB, Syracuse: Smith had a 60-yard interception ret...

    Blog | October 30, 2010
  8. Cincinnati can't stay out of own way

    Brian Bennett

    CINCINNATI -- Remember last year when it took forever for Cincinnati to lose a fumble? The Bearcats almost never turned the ball over. Turnovers are like injuries. They're unpredictable and seem to even out over the years. Maybe that is what's hap...

    Blog | October 30, 2010
  9. Orange making more believers

    Brian Bennett

    CINCINNATI -- Still don't believe in Syracuse? Just take a look at the Nippert Stadium scoreboard. The Orange lead the two-time defending Big East champs 17-0 with under eight minutes to go in the half. They recovered a Cincinnati fumble at the 20...

    Blog | October 30, 2010
  10. Halftime: Syracuse 17, Cincinnati 7

    Brian Bennett

    CINCINNATI -- Quick halftime review from Nippert Stadium, where Syracuse leads Cincinnati 17-7: Turning point: Two Cincinnati fumbles led to 10 Syracuse points. The Bearcats fumbled in their backfield near their own 20, resulting in an Orange touc...

    Blog | October 30, 2010
  11. Big East lunchtime links

    Brian Bennett

    UConn's receivers are improving. Is the Rutgers game a rivalry for the Huskies? Rutgers has a big challenge in trying to stop Jordan Todman. D.J. Woods has been carrying a ball around with him at all times after losing four fumbles this s...

    Blog | October 06, 2010
  12. Rutgers' Joe Lefeged pulls off rare feat

    Brian Bennett

    Joe Lefeged had an outstanding game for Rutgers on Saturday. Turns out it was historically good. The senior was named both the Big East's defensive and special teams player of the week on Monday. Lefeged had two forced fumbles and an interception ...

    Blog | September 13, 2010
  13. Rutgers' Joe Lefeged relishes big hits

    Brian Bennett

    It happened three years ago, but Joe Lefeged still remembers it vividly. The Rutgers safety flew into the backfield and leveled Syracuse quarterback Andrew Robinson in a 2007 win. The hit forced a fumble, and Robinson didn't get up right away. ...

    Blog | August 10, 2010
  14. South Florida getting pushed around early

    Brian Bennett

    South Florida badly wanted to play Miami and prove it belonged among the state's powers. But so far, the Bulls have been overmatched. They've run only five offensive plays, the fifth one a fumble by quarterback B.J. Daniels, in the first quarte...

    Blog | November 28, 2009
  15. Big East helmet stickers, Week 11

    Brian Bennett

    Devin McCourty, CB, Rutgers: McCourty forced a fumble on a punt return, blocked a punt and tied for the team lead with nine tackles in the Scarlet Knights' 31-0 win over South Florida. Isaiah Pead, RB, Cincinnati: The sophomore set career highs...

    Blog | November 15, 2009
  16. Pead the latest backup Bearcat to shine

    Brian Bennett

    CINCINNATI -- Isaiah Pead very nearly earned himself a dubious place in Cincinnati football history. Late in the first half, Pead lost a fumble while stretching the ball out toward the West Virginia goal line and with his team trailing 14-7. It wo...

    Blog | November 14, 2009