Commentary

Huskies a big surprise at top of Big East standings

Updated: October 25, 2007, 1:10 PM ET
By Joe Starkey | Special to ESPN.com

Look who's in first place

Nobody in their right mind expected the Connecticut Huskies (6-1, 2-0 Big East) to be sitting alone atop the Big East standings this late in October -- never mind ranked for the first time in school history (No. 23 in the Bowl Championship Series standings) -- but that is precisely where they are, after a 21-17 victory over Louisville.