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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
Playoff committee tries to avoid publicly discussing playoff

...have stressed to athletic directors to be careful when talking about anything related to college football.Former Big East Commissioner Mike Tranghese is retired and rarely finds himself in the public eye these days. Still, he has taken the same...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-10-13/playoff-committee-tries-a
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
Big 12's Weiberg to become BCS coordinator by July 2004

...commissioner Kevin Weiberg will become the Bowl Championship Series coordinator by July 2004. Weiberg, who will succeed Big East commissioner Mike Tranghese, promised to listen to the grievances of non-BCS schools as he works to refine the BCS system...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/31/col_382662.shtml
College
BCS looks for a new formula

...from here remains to be seen - but it's definitely not going away. "We're not heading toward a playoff," Big East commissioner Mike Tranghese said a day after The Associated Press told the BCS to stop using its poll to determine which teams...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/12/23/col_437881.shtml
College
Tranghese: Basketball-style committee could be in BCS future

...of the selection process next season - reducing the possibility of a split national championship in football. Big East commissioner Mike Tranghese said Sunday several issues will be discussed in the coming months, including eliminating computers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/05/col_399908.shtml
College
Big East says officials made 'terrible' mistake

...Connecticut. The Louisville coach is focusing on helping his team forget a tough loss in a season full of them. Big East commissioner Mike Tranghese called Louisville athletic director Tom Jurich on Sunday, saying the referees erred during a disputed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/10/23/col_148870.shtml
College
Changes will ruin the ACC

...potential ruination of not one, but two major conferences should be cause for grave concern. Mike Tranghese, the Big East commissioner and the current chief administrator of the Bowl Championship Series, spouted a wild conspiracy theory shortly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/05/04/mic_371673.shtml
Scott Michaux
Overtime

...schools. "The group reaffirmed its commitment to remain a strong and highly competitive I-A conference," Big East commissioner Mike Tranghese said. "We formally moved up the timeline for integrating Connecticut into our schedules as one...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/11/oth_380905.shtml
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