Mike Aresco

2013 Big East tournament (credit: Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Old Big East To Become ‘American Athletic Conference’

The conference announced the decision Wednesday after university presidents approved the new moniker earlier in the day.


Football (FILE/Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Big East Picks CBS VP Aresco As Commissioner

The Big East on Tuesday hired CBS executive vice president Mike Aresco to be commissioner of a conference now in rebuilding mode.

CBS Chicago–08/14/2012

Penn State vs Ohio State

CBS Sports, Big Ten Agree To Contract Extension For Basketball

CBS Sports and the Big Ten conference have agreed to a multi-year contract extension for the broadcast rights to the conference’s basketball games through the 2016-17 season, the two sides announced on Thursday.

CBS Chicago–06/16/2011

Charles Barkley

Sir Charles And ‘Wall-To-Wall Basketball’ Coverage

For the first time in the history of the NCAA Tournament, every game will be nationally televised. But there’s another addition to this year’s tournament coverage that has fans excited, Charles Barkley.

670 The Score–03/17/2011