Big East Conference
July 1 is moving day for schools switching conferences all over the country, including Syracuse who switched to the ACC.
Rutgers has suspended its head men’s lacrosse coach as it investigates allegations of verbal abuse. The university announced the suspension on Friday, saying that Brian Brecht will continue to be paid.
64 teams. 32 contests. All going down in an exhilarating — and, yes, exhausting — two-day mosh pit of hoops.
D’Angelo Harrison, the third-leading scorer in the Big East Conference, was suspended Friday by St. John’s for the rest of the season.
“What makes fans not want to watch women’s basketball is that some of the players can’t shoot and they miss layups, and that forces the game to slow down,” Auriemma said. “How do (we) help improve that? Lower the rim [from 10 feet].”
The Big East has found its man. The conference, now in rebuilding mode, has hired CBS executive vice president Mike Aresco to be its commissioner.
Syracuse University will officially join the Atlantic Coast Conference next July, the Big East and SU announced in a statement Monday.
Big East conference will double its exit fee to $10 million dollars, then invite Boise State, Navy and Air Force as football-only members
Facing undefeated Ohio, the last thing that Rutgers needed this week was a little distraction. Unfortunately, that’s what the Scarlet Knights got with the news that the university was looking into the possibility of leaving the Big East.
The NCAA tournament has a new look this year, with a 68-team bracket and a matchup of First Four teams vying for spots in the main draw. To get you ready for the main event, here’s a rundown of what to look for from the Tri-State locals and the national powerhouses.
This is definitely the weakest tournament we’ve seen in recent history. 7 teams have at least 13 losses. We’ve never before had more than 3 teams with 13 losses in the dance.
I’m having a hard time filling out my bracket. A really hard time. I’ve been obsessed with it since Sunday, and I’m still making changes, which completely goes against the rule about sticking with your first instinct.
The unveiling of the NCAA tournament bracket on Sunday included an unprecedented 11 teams from a single conference — the Big East — and the usual number of snubs and disappointments.
Kemba Walker and his Connecticut teammates won’t get much time to catch their breath before traveling to Washington, D.C., for their first NCAA tournament game against Bucknell.
Ohio State, Kansas, Pittsburgh and defending champion Duke have been awarded the top seeds in this year’s NCAA tournament, an expanded version of March Madness that will include 68 teams.