Big East

The Big East Is Alive And Well While Former Programs…Not So MuchWhen 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.
No. 23 Georgetown Beats Creighton, Advances In Big East TourneyThere wasn't much doubt who Georgetown would turn to late in the game and D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera came through again.
New Big East Looks More Like Old Big East As Tourney OpensIt's Big East Tournament time in Madison Square Garden, and more than half of the conference's teams are projected to earn NCAA bids.
St. John's Runs Past Seton Hall, 85-72Sir'Dominic Pointer scored 20 points, grabbed eight rebounds, and added three blocks to lead St. John's to an 85-72 victory over Seton Hall on Saturday.
St John's Tops Providence For First Big East WinRysheed Jordan added 15 points and Sir'Dominic Pointer had scored 14 and grabbed seven rebounds for St. John's (12-4, 1-3), which shot 51 percent overall and made a season-high 10 3-pointers.
6 Subplots To Watch During The 2014 NCAA TournamentThe start of the NCAA tournament is arguably the best week on the sports calendar, filled with great teams, exciting games, star players and, usually, plenty of upsets.
Upset City! Seton Hall Stuns No. 3 Villanova In Big East Tourney ThrillerSterling Gibbs hit a step-back jumper at the buzzer and Seton Hall stunned No. 3 Villanova 64-63 in a thrilling Big East quarterfinal Thursday, a loss that could cost the Wildcats a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament.
NYC's 6 Best Bars To Watch The Big East TournamentThe bright lights of MSG are beaming with Big East pride and nostalgia this week. With Championship Week about to get started - and big changes in store for the Big East - we're ready to watch as the teams from one of the toughest basketball conference in the country are battle it out for a title.
Seton Hall Beats Butler 51-50 In Big East Tournament Eugene Teague not only didn't let the flu keep him from playing, but he came up with a performance that extended Seton Hall's season and his career.
Despite Major Shakeup, Big East Tournament Tickets Remains Among Most Expensive The Big East is as good as ever, particularly after adding a Creighton team that features likely NCAA Player of the Year Doug McDermott.
Realigned Big East Hoping For Same Old Buzz At Conference TourneyThis week we find out if the new-look league can drum up the interest of the "old" Big East. The tournament starts Wednesday with first-round games between Seton Hall and Butler and Georgetown and DePaul.
Rothstein: NCAA Championship Week Primer; Favorites, Predictions & MoreAll you need to know! College basketball insider Jon Rothstein offers his favorites, sleepers and predictions as Championship Week heats up.