Big East lunchtime links

Posted by ESPN.com's Brian Bennett
• Low expectations may be a blessing in disguise for West Virginia's young offensive line, Dave Hickman writes in the Charleston Gazette.

• Defensive backs coach David Lockwood has worked wonders for the Mountaineers, Bob Hertzel says in the Times West Virginian.

• Bill Stewart told the West Virginia Metro News that Coley White is not transferring.

• The Hartford Courant's Desmond Conner catches up with former Husky and current Miami Dolphins offensive lineman Donald Thomas.

• Louisville and Kentucky are waging a fun billboard war on the state's highways, Eric Crawford writes in The Courier-Journal.

• Could the Big East and other leagues be at a competitive disadvantage against the SEC and its huge TV deal? Andrew Carter examines in the Orlando Sentinel.