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Big East Conference

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Tulane & East Carolina Headed To Big East Conference

Tulane University will become a full member of the Big East Conference and East Carolina will join the league as a football-only member in 2014 in the latest round of conference realignment in college athletics.

CBS Miami–11/27/2012

NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 08: Fab Melo #51 of the Syracuse Orange looks on against the Connecticut Huskies during their quarterfinal game of the 2012 Big East Men's Basketball Tournament at Madison Square Garden on March 8, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Big East Conference Losing Power & Members

When Rutgers University announces its intention of joining the Big Ten Conference Tuesday, the Scarlet Knights’ former conference, the Big East, may see its place in a college athletics placed on life support and its survival may depend on a few schools that aren’t even in the conference.

CBS Miami–11/20/2012

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Louisville Edges USF As Big East Favorite

The Louisville Cardinals are the overwhelming favorite to take the Big East title this year. The Cardinals received 24 of 28 first-place votes at the conference’s media days gathering in Rhode Island.

CBS Miami–07/31/2012

MIAMI GARDENS, FL - JANUARY 04: Tavon Austin #1 of the West Virginia Mountaineers scores a 37-yard touchdown reception in the third quarter against the Clemson Tigers during the Discover Orange Bowl at Sun Life Stadium on January 4, 2012 in Miami Gardens, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Big East Releases West Virginia

West Virginia University is officially a member of the Big XII as of July 1 after the school settled a multi-million dollar lawsuit with the school’s former conference, the Big East.

CBS4–02/14/2012

Discover Orange Bowl - West Virginia v Clemson

W. Va. Sends Statement To Football World

The 2012 Discover Orange Bowl was supposed to be about offense. Unfortunately for Clemson, only West Virginia’s offense showed up and proceeded to slaughter the Tigers, 70-33.

CBS4–01/05/2012

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UCF And Others Join Expanding Big East Conference

If you like to travel, it might be time to look for a job with the University of Central Florida. UCF was one of five schools that have accepted a bid to join the Big East Conference starting in 2013, according to cbssports.com.

CBS4–12/06/2011

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Big East To Add More Members

The former conference home of the Miami Hurricanes, the Big East Conference, has voted to extend invitations to a number of schools to join the fledgling conference.

CBS4–11/01/2011

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Big East Loses W. Va. To Big XII

While the Southeastern Conference was accidentally welcoming the Missouri Tigers to the conference; the Big XII Conference plucked another football power from the rapidly collapsing Big East Conference.

CBS4–10/28/2011

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Big East’s Days May Be Numbered

The Big East Conference has played host to the University of Miami among others and has a legendary basketball presence. But that may be about to change as the conference re-alignment jumble could put a death nail into the once flourishing conference.

CBS4–10/25/2011

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FIU Panthers Prevail Over Louisville, Gain 1st BCS Conference Win

The FIU Panthers finally have that upset of a team from a Bowl Championship Series conference, and they can thank the senior receiver nicknamed Goodbye for playing a key part in a very big victory.

CBS4–09/10/2011

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