The conference announced the decision Wednesday after university presidents approved the new moniker earlier in the day.
Kelvin L. Beachum, Jr. may be a rookie with little experience in the National Football League, but on Sunday against the Baltimore Ravens he showed that not only does he have great potential, but also an incredible work ethic and strong beliefs. Beachum’s play helped resurrect the hopes of the Pittsburgh Steelers to get to the playoffs in 2012, and maybe even further.
(93-7 The FAN) — The Big East’s long-awaited additions are set, with more rebuilding to come.
(93-7 The FAN) — The Pitt Panthers will play Southern Methodist in the BBVA Compass Bowl Jan. 7 at Legion Field in Birmingham.
(93-7 The FAN) — The Big East has reportedly reached out to Houston and SMU about joining the conference, CBSSports.com’s Brett McMurphy reports.