Big East lunchtime links

Posted by ESPN.com's Brian Bennett

• Former Rutgers defensive end Milan Rudanovic is now on the pit crew for NASCAR driver Brian Vickers, Jenny Vrentas writes in The Star-Ledger.

• Jerry Carino presents [big] 10 reasons why Rutgers should stay in the Big East for the Home News Tribune.

• West Virginia's latest quarterback recruit stirs memories of Pat White, Mitch Vingle writes in the Charleston Gazette.

• The St. Petersburg Times' Greg Auman has a Q&A with South Florida president Judy Genshaft, who does not favor a playoff in college football.

• The Orlando Sentinel offers up 12 teams it loves to hate, including South Florida.

"Jim Leavitt, who often comes off as a big jerk in press conferences, beats his BCS status over UCF's head every chance he gets."