Big East lunchtime links

  • Cole Bowers might be starting on the West Virginia offensive line ... somewhere. Noel Devine might be in for a big finish. And I like his quote from that story:"The team is going to be about fireworks,'' Devine said. "It's going to be like the Fourth of July, especially at the night games. I mean, I think people are going to be really impressed.

  • UConn is trying to get its backup defensive ends up to speed in a hurry.

  • South Florida met with fans before getting back down to business.

  • Louisville's Shenard Holton got thrown into the fire by necessity last season, and that should make the sophomore safety better.