He states that it is early in the talks but that they are still talking with ESPN as well as other networks and even some unconventional routes including a digital network. I think that could be a really great idea as that is really the future of college sports. How many people are still tied to a cable subscription just for sports? He also touched on some other issues for the Big East that are really interesting.
Huff kind of had a breakout game against Hawaii with a season high 4 catches for 47 yards and his first TD. Part of that was a leaping 24 yard grab in traffic which he maintained control of despite a hit. Coach Pete talks about how Huff has progressed in his blocking as well. Huff has really stepped up with starter Gabe Linehan sidelined with an injury.
I guess I don't blame them. If a 6-7 UCLA team gets to go to a bowl game, then why should Nevada go if they qualify? If Nevada loses to New Mexico and Boise State, they will finish 6-6. If the system wants to award mediocrity, then I see no reason that Nevada shouldn't accept that award.