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Rothstein Files: Rutgers Freshmen, Big East’s Version Of ‘Jekyll And Hyde’

Some might call it a slippery slope. Others would call it playing with fire. Rutgers coach Mike Rice just speaks the truth.


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Rothstein Files: Patient Heath Leads Surprising South Florida Plus Other Notes

Stan Heath never lost faith. Not after South Florida suffered two losses in their first five games. Not after a plethora of early season injuries.


Michael Kidd-Gilchrist of the Kentucky Wildcats celebrates during their 69-62 win over the Louisville Cardinals at Rupp Arena. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Rothstein Files: Monday Morning College Hoops Notebook

Some people told me I was crazy when I made that statement prior to Kentucky’s win over Louisville on Saturday but when you watch “MKG” play, it’s tough not to see why he’s more valuable than anyone else in college basketball.


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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?


Toarlyn Fitzpatrick #32 and Jarrid Famous #31 of the South Florida Bulls celebrate. (Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

South Florida Stuns Villanova In Big East Tourney

Anthony Crater scored on a driving layup with 5.1 seconds remaining, allowing South Florida to stun 10th-seeded Villanova 70-69 in the Big East tournament.


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No. 17 Syracuse Beat South Florida 72-49

Rick Jackson scored a season-high 21 points and Kris Joseph added 14 to lead No. 17 Syracuse to a 72-49 rout of struggling South Florida on Saturday.


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Casey’s Call: College Football Preview – Championship Saturday

The biggest game of the week will take place at the Georgia Dome as Auburn tries to lock up a spot in the national championship game – standing in their way is a familiar foe, South Carolina.


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AP Source: Miami Fires Coach Randy Shannon

Hocutt made the decision shortly after Miami lost to South Florida 23-20 in overtime on Saturday afternoon, in a game where only about 27,000 people filled the 73,000 seats at Sun Life Stadium.


South Florida's Moise Plancher (3) rushes to avoid Rutgers defender Steve Beauharnais (42) during the first half of an NCAA college football game Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010, in Tampa, Fla.  (AP Photo/Mike Carlson)

Plancher Runs Wild In USF’s Win Over Rutgers

Moise Plancher ran for a career-high 135 yards and tackle Jacob Sims recovered the running back’s fourth-quarter fumble in the end zone, helping the Bulls beat the Scarlet Knights 28-27 on Wednesday night.


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Past Failures Motivate South Florida Vs. Rutgers

South Florida’s Skip Holtz put away the motivational ploys this week. With Rutgers coming to town, all the coach had to do to get the attention of his players was turn on some old game film.



Florida Bagel Shop, Pizzeria Spar Over NYC Water

Everyone knows that New York City bagels get their unique taste from city tap water. Now, a Florida Bagel store has tapped into a way to get the same flavor.


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Tri-State Prepping For Nicole’s Wrath

The outer bands of Tropical Storm Nicole were lashing South Florida with heavy rain early Wednesday afternoon, and it’s heading our way next. Tri-state residents spent the day battening down the hatches.


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Stable Big East Bucks Trend Of Conference Instability

After a summer of much speculation about conference expansion, the Big East is still standing.