Rutgers one win from bowling

From Rutgers' bowl hopes to West Virginia's extended bye week to Syracuse's continuing struggles, the Big East is covered here.

Updated: October 27, 2005, 4:04 PM ET
By Joe Starkey | Special to
Bowling, anyone?

With Navy coming to town Saturday, the Rutgers Scarlet Knights (5-2 overall, 3-1 in Big East) are a victory away from becoming bowl eligible for the first time since 1992.

"It's been a while since we've been in contention for anything," coach Greg Schiano said.