Big East lunchtime links

Posted by ESPN.com's Brian Bennett

  • Ryan Bartholomew has taken well to his new position of center for Syracuse, Donnie Webb writes in the Syracuse Post-Standard.

  • Pitt's Jarred Holley has been solid while filling in for injured starters in the defensive backfield, Ralph Paulk writes in the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review.

  • UConn's players are drawing strength from Jasper Howard's family, Desmond Conner writes in the Hartford Courant.

  • South Florida knows it has to cut down on penalties to be successful at Pitt, Greg Auman says in the St. Petersburg Times.

  • Louisville is preparing for all three Cincinnati quarterbacks, Jody Demling writes in The Courier-Journal.

  • Rutgers must be disciplined on defense against Army's option offense, T.J. Furman says in the Home News Tribune.