The time you have waited for is now. Here are your final 2012 Big East power rankings. May this iteration of the league rest in peace. 1. Louisville (11-2, 5-2). The Cardinals delivered the definitive statement victory for the Big East in the Allstate Sugar Bowl, downing No. 3 Florida 33-23. It was not only their biggest win of the season, it was the biggest win for the Big East on the season. That makes Louisville the hands-down No. 1 team in the Big East.