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A bowl system with integrity? Not as long as money talks

Big East powerhouse Miami did Big East commissioner Mike Tranghese a big favor by remaining unbeaten, and it has nothing to do with conference prestige or enrichment. It is Tranghese's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/12/10/mic_363309.shtml
Scott Michaux
Big East: UConn complaints not valid

...that his players were pelted with soft drink bottles and racial slurs during a narrow win at Pitt on Dec. 12. Big East commissioner Mike Tranghese said Tuesday that interviews with Connecticut coaches and staff, Pittsburgh athletic director Steve...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/23/nca_248211.shtml
College basketball
Condoleezza Rice expected to be part of College Football Playoff selection committee

...athletic director Olive Luck and Arkansas athletic director Jeff Long.ESPN.com on Friday reported that former Big East Commissioner Mike Tranghese and former Mississippi and New Orleans Saints quarterback Archie Manning were also expected to join...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2013-10-04/condoleezza-rice-expected
Pac-12, Big 12 could face best of rest in new bowl

...to gain a more secure spot in the new postseason system.The person with direct knowledge of the plan said new Big East Commissioner Mike Aresco spearheaded the push for the addition of a seventh game to be added to the system, and presented a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2012-09-26/pac-12-big-12-could-face-
Georgia Southern can inch closer to Southern Conference title with win

...improper-benefits violations weren't covered.The school will release additional documents Nov. 5.PLAYOFF SYSTEM: Big East Commissioner Mike Aresco says support for adding a bowl game to college football's new postseason system has not waned.Earlier...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2012-10-26/georgia-southern-can-inch
Big East to add Tulane, East Carolina in 2014

...in 2014, just not the same ones it will have in 2013 when the new Big East debuts."We're not finished," Big East Commissioner Mike Aresco said.Boise State and San Diego State, currently in the Mountain West, are set to join for football...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2012-11-27/big-east-add-tulane-east-
Seven teams from Big East will leave to form basketball conference

...the 2013-14 school year."The basketball institutions have notified us that they plan to withdraw from the Big East," Commissioner Mike Aresco said in a statement. "The membership recognizes their contributions over the long distinguished...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2012-12-15/seven-teams-big-east-will-leave-f
Irish to join ACC for 2013-2014 season

...six months after Notre Dame announced it was opting to join the ACC in all sports except football and hockey. Big East Commissioner Mike Aresco said the move made sense for the league."The Big East can now focus fully on its future alignment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2013-03-12/irish-join-acc-2013-2014-
Rutgers to join Big Ten

...Although we are disappointed that Rutgers has decided to leave the Big East Conference, we wish them well," Big East Commissioner Mike Aresco said in a statement.In an interview later, Aresco said that the conference would survive. "We'll...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2012-11-20/rutgers-join-big-ten
Louisville to replace Maryland in ACC

...the Big Ten's additions of Maryland and Rutgers, which will join that conference in 2014.In a statement, Big East Commissioner Mike Aresco wished Louisville well and said the league's additions are important for its future."We are committed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2012-11-28/louisville-replace-maryla