Monthly Archives: December 2012

No Boise, no more Big East football

When the official announcement came, Big East commissioner Mike Aresco was on a plane to New Orleans, where he will watch Big East champion Louisville face Florida in the Sugar Bowl on Wednesday night. Once again, Aresco will have to…

Share

Skinner needs to get another chance

It is still way too early in the college basketball season to be talking about jobs that will open for next season. But here’s a name that should be on almost every list. Al Skinner. One of the more mind-boggling…

Share

Rutgers, like BC, doesn’t know how to win

Things a Jerseyguy noted this week: The more I watch Rutgers, the more I see Boston College. Here’s why. Good school, competing in a high-profile league with a moderate measure of success, but  nothing great, which means no championships and…

Share

Recess is ending for BC football

Steve Addazio is spending the week finalizing the deal on his new $1.4 million home in the Needham area.  Ryan Day is spending a few days with family and friends in New Hampshire. Don Brown is making the move north…

Share

A playoff system which would work

Let the build up for the Alabama vs. Notre Dame BCS national championship game begin. That game will dwarf all the other BCS match-ups: Florida State-Northern Illinois in the Orange Bowl, Florida vs. Louisville in the Sugar Bowl, Kansas State…

Share