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Tranghese steering Big East through troubled times

The Big East's automatic and highly contentious BCS bowl bid is secure through 2007, and Mike Tranghese will work to keep it that way.

Updated: November 15, 2005, 7:07 PM ET
By Joe Starkey | Special to ESPN.com

The Big East's automatic and highly contentious BCS bowl bid is secure through 2007, at which time every conference is subject to a BCS review.

"I can't predict what's going to happen," Big East commissioner Mike Tranghese says. "I'm not Houdini."

Some might disagree, pointing to the fact that the Big East managed to keep its BCS tie-in last season even though the defections of Miami and Virginia Tech made it a mediocre, seven-team league without a worthy big-bowl team. Others ...

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