- Lenn Robbins: The SEC is considering adding WVU and Louisville, and other expansion rumors.
- More APR fallout: Coach Schiano gave interviews to Rivals Radio and Paul Finebaum on the subject and expansion, saying nothing on the latter topic. Why again was he that more more open to WFAN last month? If only you could track helicopters on FlightAware...
- Rutgers basketball gets to play in the Big East-SEC Challenge this year, drawing Auburn...in Pittsburgh.
- Pat Biserta, Jaren Matthews, and Jayson Hernandez went in the latter rounds of this week's MLB draft. Matthews went lower than he did three years ago when he nearly signed with the Boston Red Sox. It would be nice if he came back for another year and tried to improve his stock with better power numbers.
- Former Scarlet Knight Chelsea Newton is returning to the banks as a women's basketball assistant to Coach Stringer.
- It had to happen eventually: first rounders Anthony Davis and Mike Iupati have cracked the 49ers' starting lineup at Right Tackle and Guard, respectively.
- For a look at what's going on behind the scenes, I recommend this article on how Baylor and Texas Tech successfully lobbied to join the Big XII. This conference shakeup is so monumental that some day there's going to be a captivating book written about it all, once the dust settles and people are willing to talk.
News and links roundup for 6/11
By On the Banks