When the conference fell apart two years ago, the strength of the Big East conference was in serious doubt. Two years later, the conference has six representatives in the NCAA Tournament.
Currently, there is an average of 1,696 tickets listed for each of the seven sessions of the SEC tournament. With an average price of $382.30, the championship game is currently the most expensive session.
The 2013 NCAA Tournament has come to a conclusion. Louisville cut down the nets in Atlanta after beating Michigan 82-76 in the championship game. It was a great ending to the college basketball season, with […]
The conference announced the decision Wednesday after university presidents approved the new moniker earlier in the day.
NEW YORK (AP) — Butler, Creighton and Xavier are moving to the new Big East. They will join the so-called Catholic 7 basketball schools who left to start a new conference and are keeping the […]
It’s a rarity at this level, in any sport, for a head coach to have had no playing experience in college. It hasn’t prevented Williams from guiding Marquette to the Sweet 16 the last two seasons and a 60-30 regular season record in the Big East.
The death of the Big East as we know it hit home last week as 14 teams arrived at the World’s Most Famous Arena (Connecticut was ineligible). Next season, the “Catholic 7” will be reportedly joined by Butler, Creighton, and Xavier in a basketball-only conference that has paid to keep the Big East name.
Yesterday was a relatively drama-free Selection Sunday. Joe Lunardi was a perfect 68 for 68, as Middle Tennessee State, St. Mary’s, Boise State, and La Salle claimed the final spots in the field. Louisville, Gonzaga, Kansas, and Indiana earned the top seeds.
Louisville earned the top overall seed in the NCAA tournament Sunday, and Kansas also received a No. 1 after topsy-turvy regular season and another round of weekend upsets. The selection committee had its work cut […]
11:30am – CBS – Southern Mississippi vs. #20 Memphis The Tigers will look to be tournament champions for the seventh time in eight years, in their final Conference USA game. 1pm – ESPN – NC […]