Cincinnati (8-2, 4-1): They continue to win close games, a huge confidence booster at the college level. Next Step..A game possibly for the conference against Pitt.
Pitt (7-2, 3-1): A trip to a bowl game is in the future, but will it be in South Beach? Next Step...Finding a way to win at the 'Nati to keep the BCS hopes alive.
West Virginia (6-3, 3-1): Will the offense show up in the first half? Or will it be another long day for the Mounties? Next Step...A must-win at Louisville to stay in BCS contention.
Rutgers (5-5, 4-2): The hottest team in the conference is one win away from bowl eligibility. Next Step...Hosting the Black Knights of Army.
UConn (7-3, 3-2): They have their QB back, and are looking to roll the rest of the schedule. Next Step...A huge road test at South Florida.
South Florida (6-4, 1-4): Losers of four out of their last five games. There is no end in-sight for the collapse. Next Step...Trying to find some heart against UConn.
Louisville (5-5, 1-4): Haven't been the same since losing to Syracuse three weeks ago. Next Step...Trying to avoid a complete meltdown against West Virginia.
Syracuse (2-8, 1-5): Greg Robinson has been fired, but will finish out the season. Will his players rally around him, or just tank it? Next Step...Looking for a bit of luck against Notre Dame.