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Big East Sifting Through Turmoil

Big East

Pittsburgh, Syracuse and West Virginia remain on their way out, and how that sits with football's Bowl Championship Series— and TV networks — remains to be seen. Now, the Big East Conference is shopping for a commissioner.

Amid the uncertainty comes a growing understanding: The league,...

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