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  1. Big East mailblog: Your predictions

    Brian Bennett

    Mail time! I asked for some of your bold predictions in the last mailbag. A few of you responded. Keep 'em coming! Jordan in Lakeland writes: I predict USF will avoid the midseason melt down. Haven't ruled out the early season meltdown yet. And...

    Blog | August 10, 2012
  2. Opening camp: USF

    Brian Bennett

    As Big East teams begin practicing again, I will have a quick preview of each team to get you caught up on the basics. We continue with ... School: USF. Start date: Today. Predicted finish at media days: Second. Biggest storyline: Can thi...

    Blog | August 06, 2012
  3. Big East mailblog

    Brian Bennett

    Happy Friday, everyone! Eric in Wyoming, Ohio, writes: AA- Are we ever going to have a Big East chat again? After Media Day I had a ton of stuff I wanted to throw out there. Camps are opening... and no chat... help I'm getting withdrawals! Go Bear...

    Blog | August 03, 2012
  4. Big East mailblog: Hot seat!

    Brian Bennett

    A final look into the mailbag before I pack up my bags and head to Rhode Island. Brian Borowski in Albany, N.Y., writes: If USF implodes yet again in Big East play, will Skip Holtz be on the hot seat? Andrea Adelson: I would have a hard time pu...

    Blog | July 27, 2012
  5. First-year coach success rate

    Brian Bennett

    I recently got this question into the mailbag and thought it was a good one to break out into a separate post. Michael in Louisville writes: Andrea, can you please explain to me why people think Rutgers will compete in the Big East. I don't know if ...

    Blog | July 20, 2012
  6. Skip Holtz on extension, expectations

    Brian Bennett

    USF coach Skip Holtz will try his hand at golf next week, when he participates in the American Century Championship with many other sports and entertainment stars at Lake Tahoe. Holtz will be joined there by several other prominent football coache...

    Blog | July 11, 2012
  7. Big East lunchtime links

    Brian Bennett

    A links High Six today. Already talking further playoff expansion? Cincinnati comes in at No. 33 in The Orlando Sentinel college football countdown. So that means the Sentinel has the Bearcats finishing No. 2 in the Big East. How does Louisvi...

    Blog | July 11, 2012
  8. Is coaching stability on the way?

    Brian Bennett

    The refrain has become tried and true for Big East fans -- the good coaches always leave 'em jilted. Could that trend be changing? Now that USF coach Skip Holtz has a new contract, the three hottest up-and-coming coaches remain in the Big East ...

    Blog | July 09, 2012
  9. Skip Holtz gets contract extension

    Brian Bennett

    USF coach Skip Holtz has signed a contract extension through the 2017 season that will pay him $2 million annually, the school announced Friday. Holtz is going into his third season with the Bulls, having gone 13-12 in his first two years. His pre...

    Blog | July 06, 2012
  10. Big East lunchtime links

    Brian Bennett

    So who is going where in the NBA draft? More from Cincinnati coach Butch Jones in his two-part interview with Does Cincinnati's nonconference schedule give it an edge over Louisville in the conference race? UConn athletic direct...

    Blog | June 28, 2012
  11. Any Big East coaches on the hot seat?

    Brian Bennett

    Are there any Big East coaches on the hot seat heading into the season? My answer to that question is no, even though USF and Syracuse fans have sent questions my way about their respective coaches. The truth is that Big East fans usually have to ...

    Blog | June 25, 2012
  12. Big East mailblog

    Brian Bennett

    Time to open up the ol' mailbag. Manny in Tampa writes: Could this be Skip's last season at USF? With another bad season, he is out of the door, and if the Bulls win the Big East, he will probably go on to coach at a school in one of the big four ...

    Blog | May 30, 2012
  13. Big East lunchtime links

    Brian Bennett

    Spring meetings are wrapping up today, so the Big East chat has been moved to Thursday at 4 p.m. Hope to see you then! The demolition of Memorial Stadium at UConn has begun. Lindy's college football preview has Louisville in the Orange Bowl. ...

    Blog | May 23, 2012
  14. Qualities in the next Big East commissioner?

    Brian Bennett

    PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. -- There are plenty of questions surrounding the Big East headed into the summer. One, of course, is who will be the next commissioner? I took a quick sampling from a few Big East coaches to see what they want in the next l...

    Blog | May 22, 2012
  15. Big East lunchtime links

    Brian Bennett

    So I don't think Pitt fans are too happy about the Sunseri news. Understatement? Cincinnati linebacker JK Schaffer was tabbed Mr. Bearcat, the first student-athlete in the last 20 years to win the award. UConn is the first to offer prep quarter...

    Blog | May 16, 2012
  16. USF sets academic record

    Brian Bennett

    USF has set a program record in the classroom, the school announced Monday. Thirty-seven student-athletes posted a grade-point average of 3.0 or better this spring. USF also set a new record for semester GPA, as the team combined for a mark of 2.7...

    Blog | May 14, 2012