Another school officially joins the Big 10, a couple of former Gator baseball players are cut or reassigned and more in our Wednesday Sports News And Notes…
** Rutgers has officially announced it will leave the Big East and join the Big 10; Maryland made the same announcement Monday as it will leave the ACC to join the Big 10 as well. The moves become effective in 2014.
** Cal has fired long time football coach Jeff Tedford after a 3-9 season. He won 82 games in 11 seasons at the school.
** Former Gator baseball players Matt LaPorta and Ryan Raburn are moving. LaPorta was sent directly to the minor leagues by the Cleveland Indians while the Detroit Tigers outright release Rayburn.
** Top ten ranked North Carolina was upset by Butler last night in college hoops 82-71.