We are only 31 days from Fresno State. Here are some news items from around the web ICYMI:
From our future B1G overlord:
'Within a year': Jim Delany and company hint at the future of college sports - SBNation.com
Almost every power-conference commissioner has now agreed, in his own way: major alterations to the college sports landscape are coming.
A recruiting tidbit from Todderick Hunt:
Rutgers recruiting: Top N.J. RB, Jonathan Hilliman, high on RU after visit; to decide the week of August 12 | NJ.com
The top RB in NJ gives his thoughts on his recent visit to RU, says decision on school will come on the week of Aug 12.
Mason Robinson signs with the Buccaneers | SNY Rutgers
The former sixth year senior finds an NFL home in Tampa.
Preseason previews, projections, and notes:
ISSUU - 2013 American Athletic Conference Football Media Guide by American Athletic Conference
Check out the official 2013 AAC Football Media Guide here.
College Football Bowl Projections for 2013 | AthlonSports.com
Athlon Sports projects Rutgers to the Pinstripe Bowl (hooray!) in a matchup against post-Geno WVU.
American Athletic Conference: Call ‘em like you see ‘em | Scarlet Scuttlebutt
Ryan Dunleavy releases his preseason poll standings for the AAC, along with some national publications polls.
A word on the IMG deal:
A big deal for Rutgers: Partnership with IMG College will be worth $65 million over 11 years | NJ.com
Brendan Prunty of the Star-Ledger details the recently announced IMG College deal with Rutgers.