Penn State’s season opener in Ireland next week against Central Florida may be in peril because of a possible volcanic eruption in Iceland.
Northern Illinois looks to become the second back-to-back BCS Buster in the history of the BCS, joining TCU. Fresno State, currently the top team in the BCS-busting Mountain West Conference, is looking to reach their first BCS bowl game. So, who has the best shot?
Penn State will open its 2014 football season against the University of Central Florida in Ireland, the first international game for either team.
The conference announced the decision Wednesday after university presidents approved the new moniker earlier in the day.
Frantz Massenat had 18 points and 14 assists, and Chris Fouch scored 19, as Drexel (28-6) shook off its weekend disappointment and trounced Central Florida, 81-56, in the first round of the NIT.
Commissioner John Marinatto declined to give specifics of the Big East’s plan after meeting with the league’s presidents this morning in South Philadelphia.