Rutgers (credit: Rich Schultz/Getty Images) , UConn (credit: Elsa/Getty Images) could jump ship from the struggling Big East Conference

What’s Next For Lonesome Big East? Rutgers, UConn Reportedly Exploring ACC, Big Ten

After the ACC made a surprise move into the conference realignment shuffle, the spotlight now shifts to the struggling Big East.


Syracuse's Matt Lyde-Cajuste hustles for the ball during an NCAA college basketball game at the Carrier Dome in Syracuse, N.Y., Saturday, March 5, 2011. Syracuse defeated DePaul, 107-52. (AP/Heather Ainsworth)

ACC Adds Pittsburgh, Syracuse From Big East

The Atlantic Coast Conference has extended its northern reach, adding Pittsburgh and Syracuse. Now the question becomes, will the league stop there — or keep growing to 16?


Emergency personnel work the scene where a Greyhound bus bound for St. Louis from New York City flipped on its side on the Pennsylvania Turnpike early Saturday, Aug. 13, 2011, near Manheim, Pa. (AP Photo/Lancaster Newspapers, Dan Marschka)

Bus From NYC Overturns On Pa. Turnpike, Injuring 14

A Greyhound bus bound for St. Louis from New York City flipped on its side on the Pennsylvania Turnpike early Saturday, briefly trapping a woman and injuring about two dozen people, authorities said.


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Matchups Set For Big East Tournament

Pittsburgh’s 60-50 victory over Villanova on Saturday gave the Panthers the outright Big East regular-season title and made them the No. 1 seed for next week’s conference tournament.


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Fans Talk Trash As Jets, Steelers Battle On The Field

It’s been a week full of cheering and trash talk between Jets and Steelers fans, but on Sunday night the talking ends and the playing begins.


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Jets Fans Fighting The Good Fight In Belly Of The Beast

The search for Jets fans in Pittsburgh continued Friday and we found Gang Green faithful entrenched well behind enemy lines as the seconds click down toward the AFC Championship game on Sunday night.


Drew Coleman of the Jets and Emmanuel Sanders of the Steelers are seen at Heinz Field - Pittsburgh, PA - Dec 19, 2010 - Photo: Jared Wickerham/Getty Images

On Long Island, One House, Two Football Teams

8-year-old Liam Peacock of Oakdale is a Pittsburgh Steelers fan in a family where mom, dad, and brother, in fact the entire neighborhood, are all Jets fans.


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A Jets Fan In Pittsburgh? Good Luck Finding One

The Jets are on the road to glory. With one hurdle left to clear before the Super Bowl the team is getting ready to take on the Steelers this weekend in Pittsburgh. But are there any Jets fans in the “Steel City?”


An SUV slides down an icy hill - Pittsburgh, PA - Jan 18, 2011 - Photo: WCBS-TV

Cars Go Bump On Icy Hill

When it’s winter, you had better take care on the roads!


Sidney Crosby, Pascal Dupuis and Maxime Talbot of the Pittsburgh Penguins watch highlights of past Winter Classics at the 2011 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic press conference at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Keefe To The City: Chat With NHL.com’s Dan Rosen

Dan Rosen of NHL.com joined me from Heinz Field to talk about the crazy work hours he has been enduring along with the ice crew for this year’s Winter Classic, and to detail the whole process of turning an NFL field into an NHL rink.


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Airline: Dog On Plane Forces Emergency Landing

The U.S. Airways jet was heading to Phoenix when, the airline said, a passenger let the dog out of its carrier.


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Vets Face 2 Young Teams In MSG’s 2K Sports Classic

There are basically two kinds of teams in the early part of a college basketball season. There are veteran teams and young teams. The semifinals of the 2K Sports Classic benefiting Coaches vs. Cancer have two of each.


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Todman Helps UConn Beat Pitt 30-28

Connecticut coach Randy Edsall gambled on a key fourth down deep in his own territory and now every team in the Big East race other than Pittsburgh looks like a winner.


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Casey’s Call: College Football — Week 7 Preview

The Buckeyes celebrate their new #1 ranking by taking a trip to Madison to take on the Wisconsin Badgers. Surviving this test will be no easy feat for Jim Tressel and company.


Alabama's Greg McElroy, Mark Ingram (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images) and South Carolina QB Stephen Garcia (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Casey’s Call: College Football Preview – Week 6

The Tide travel to Columbia to take on their third straight ranked SEC team. They passed the first two tests with flying colors. This week against the Gamecocks could be the ugliest of them all.