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Tyler Ennis celebrates with Rakeem Christmas of the Syracuse Orange after defeating the Pittsburgh Panthers with a game-winning three at the buzzer on February 12, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Syracuse Tops Pitt, Stays Unbeaten On Ennis’ Long Buzzer-Beater

Tyler Ennis took the inbounds pass with 4.4 seconds left and dribbled up court. He had the option of shooting or passing to Trevor Cooney. The Syracuse freshman guard decided to shoot. It was the right decision.

02/13/2014

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Jon Rothstein’s ACC Offseason Notebook

With the additions of Pitt, Syracuse and Notre Dame, the ACC will officially become the old Big East when it comes to the NCAA selection process in 2014.

07/22/2013

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Prediction Machine: Pitt One Of The Favorites To Make Final Four

Paul Bessire, better known by the name of his simulation program, “The Prediction Machine,” joined The Fan Morning Show on Wednesday to offer the machine’s advice for filling out brackets this year.

03/20/2013

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Rothstein: Knight Enjoying Howland’s Bounce-Back Season At UCLA

By Jon Rothstein » More Columns Brandin Knight is a busy man. The Pitt assistant and former Panthers point guard has just begun the most pivotal month on the college basketball calendar. For Knight, March […]

03/05/2013

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Rothstein: What To Watch This Weekend In College Hoops; Ole Miss’ Chances & Other Notes

By Jon Rothstein » More Columns SAINT LOUIS AT BUTLER Just how good are the Billikens? Good enough to advance to the second weekend of the NCAA Tournament. Saint Louis has a group of tough […]

02/22/2013

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Rothstein Files: What To Watch This Weekend In College Hoops & Other Notes

The battle between two of the top three teams in the country could wind up being the best game we’ve seen all season.

02/01/2013

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Rothstein Files: Monday Morning College Hoops Notebook

We’re officially buying stock in the Sun Devils. Arizona State made a statement on Saturday with their convincing win over UCLA.

01/28/2013

PITTSBURGH, PA - NOVEMBER 24:  Tim Wright #5 of the Rutgers Scarlet Knights can't make a catch in the end zone against the Pittsburgh Panthers during the game on November 24, 2012 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  The Panther defeated the Scarlet Knights 27-6.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Rutgers Overwhelmed In 27-6 Loss To Pitt

Ray Graham ran for 113 yards and a score for the Panthers (5-6, 2-4 Big East), who kept their hopes for bowl eligibility alive while drumming the Scarlet Knights.

11/24/2012

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Rothstein Files: This And That Around College Basketball

The Wildcats are now more than a basketball program — they’re about to border on being a potential dynasty in terms of recruiting.

10/05/2012

Former running back Curtis Martin (L) with former coach Bill Parcells during the Class of 2012 Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Ceremony at Fawcett Stadium on August 4, 2012 in Canton, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Curtis Martin Battled Tough Odds On Path To Canton

Curtis Martin escaped difficult odds to establish a remarkable Hall of Fame career and make a significant impact away from football.

08/06/2012

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Rothstein Files: Big East Offseason Notebook, Power Rankings And Players To Watch

Just how good is Louisville? Well, this has the potential to be Rick Pitino’s best team since he stepped back into the Commonwealth 11 years ago.

07/30/2012

Head coach Rick Stansbury of the Mississippi State Bulldogs talks with Dee Bost #3 of the Mississippi State Bulldogs during a game against the Arizona WIldcats at the 2K Sports Classic Benefiting Coaches Vs Cancer at Madison Square Garden on November 18, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Rothstein Files: Baylor-Mississippi State Has High Level Feel

Rick Stansbury doesn’t need a scouting report. All it takes is a few minutes of film to recognize just how tough it’s going to be for his Mississippi State team to beat Baylor on Wednesday night in Dallas.

12/28/2011

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Jim Calhoun Hopes ‘Things Can Be Worked Out’ With UConn, Big East

NEW YORK (WFAN/AP) — UConn’s basketball coaches would like the Huskies to remain in the Big East. That is, if it’s possible. Hall of Famers Jim Calhoun and Geno Auriemma spoke separately Wednesday, as reporters […]

WFAN–10/13/2011

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Big East ‘Disappointed’ With TCU To Big 12; Schools OK Expansion

TCU, we hardly knew ye. So what’s next for the struggling Big East?

WFAN–10/11/2011

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UConn: Big East Presidents To Meet Sunday

It’s time for Big East schools to “talk about the future.” The presidents of the member schools will meet this weekend, UConn President Susan Herbst said Wednesday.

WFAN–09/29/2011

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