Big East Tournament

Rakeem Christmas #25 of the Syracuse Orange speaks to head coach Jim Boeheim in the second half against the Seton Hall Pirates during the second round of the Big East tournament at Madison Square Garden (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Big East Tourney: Syracuse Snaps Out Of It, Dispatches Seton Hall

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — James Southerland hit five 3-pointers in the first half to keep No. 19 Syracuse in the game and Brandon Triche keyed a big second-half run that gave the Orange a 75-63 […]

03/13/2013

Kris Dunn #3 of the Providence Friars fights for the rebound during the second round of the Big East tournament at Madison Square Garden on March 13, 2013. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Cincinnati Makes Easy Work Of Providence At Big East Tournament

JaQuon Parker had 15 points and 10 rebounds for the Bearcats (22-10), who might have solidified an NCAA tournament berth with the win.

03/13/2013

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Seton Hall Defeats South Florida In OT In Opening Round Of Big East Tournament

The Seton Hall Pirates (15-17) waited until the final minute of regulation to make it interesting, but the team from South Orange rallied in overtime to a 46-42 victory over the South Florida Bulls (12-19).

03/13/2013

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Stage Set For Final Big East Tournament As We Know It

The Big East tournament will have a touch of a wake to it this week. When games end, there will be plenty of reminiscing about rivalries and talk of what is to come.

03/12/2013

Louisville coach Rick Pitino (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Rothstein: Monday Morning College Hoops Notebook; Louisville, Kentucky & More

I’m well aware of what Duke has accomplished with Ryan Kelly in the lineup, but there’s just something about this group of Cardinals that makes me believe that Rick Pitino will wind up winning his second national championship.

03/11/2013

2012 Big East tournament (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Big East Announces Agreement In Football-Basketball Split

In a statement, Big East commissioner Mike Aresco said the sides “worked through a number of complex issues in an orderly, comprehensive and amicable manner marked by mutual respect.”

03/08/2013

2012 Big East tournament (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

AP: Catholic 7 Get ‘Big East’ Name, Football Schools Keep $100M In Split

The basketball schools will receive $10 million, the Big East name and the right to play their conference tournament at Madison Square Garden.

03/05/2013

Louisville Cardinals logo (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Rothstein Files: Collegiate Athletics As We Once Knew It Is Officially Over

On Wednesday, Louisville became the sixth former Big East school to join the ACC. This comes a week after Rutgers and Maryland, a charter member of the original ACC, left to join the Big Ten. Chaos? Absolutely.

11/29/2012

Kris Joseph (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

‘Cuse Leans On Kris Joseph For Leadership In Quest For NCAA Title

Kris Joseph, a 6-foot-7 small forward, leads Syracuse in scoring, averaging 13.8 points and nearly five rebounds, and is tied for second on the team in steals.

03/12/2012

Cincinnati

Cincinnati Knocks Syracuse Express Off Its Rails, Out Of Big East Tournament

Sean Kilpatrick keyed Cincinnati’s early 3-point barrage and scored 18 points as the Bearcats held on for a 71-68 victory over No. 2 Syracuse on Friday night in the semifinals of the Big East tournament.

WFAN–03/09/2012

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Rothstein Files: Cincinnati’s Gates Comes Of Age In Victory

Yancy Gates has always been the unborn star. A waste of talent? It certainly looked like it — until recently.

WFAN–03/09/2012

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Syracuse-Cincinnati, Louisville-Notre Dame Battles Set For Big East Semis

Three more overtimes, four Big East teams standing. And there’s plenty still to come at Madison Square Garden.

WFAN–03/09/2012

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NCAA: Syracuse Self-Reported Possible Violations In 2010

Five years, give or take a few? The NCAA issued a statement Thursday clarifying the timing of Syracuse’s self-reporting of possible violations of its internal drug policy.

WFAN–03/09/2012

Dion Waiters #3 of the Syracuse Orange reacts after a dunk against the Connecticut Huskies as Rakeem Christmas looks on during the quarterfinals of the Big East Men's Basketball Tournament at Madison Square Garden on March 8, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

No. 2 Syracuse Beats Connecticut 58-55 In Big East Tournament

Dion Waiters had 18 points and James Southerland scored all 10 of his points in the final 8 minutes to lead No. 2 Syracuse to a 58-55 victory over Connecticut on Thursday in the quarterfinals of the Big East tournament.

03/08/2012

Head coach Jim Calhoun of the Connecticut Huskies  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Rothstein Files: Calhoun Looking Forward To Seeing These Huskies Write Their Own Script

Not many people expect UConn to beat the Orange today, just like no one expected the Huskies to beat top seeded Pitt last year in the same game, at the same time, on the same day, in the same tournament. Is history repeating itself?

03/08/2012

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