The struggling Big East could soon announce a big, big change.
Entering their second season under the stewardship of Ed Cooley, Providence is deeper, hungrier, and more skilled than they’ve been in years.
Despite some theories that a double bye could hurt Syracuse, it’s difficult to see Jim Boeheim’s team not playing Saturday night for a Big East title.
It will be interesting the see how the Red Storm respond against Kentucky without Steve Lavin on the bench.
Burly yet exceptionally skilled 6-foot-5, Rakim Sanders should be a major threat to Iona’s Mike Glover for MAAC Player of the Year honors.
The suspect in an astonishing case of sex slavery was sentenced to ten years in jail and ten years probation.
Jamal Coombs-McDaniel, who isn’t a scorer, had a career-high 25 points and Kemba Walker, the Big East’s No. 2 scorer, had 22 as No. 10 Connecticut beat Providence 75-57 on Sunday night.
Freshman Stefanie Dolson matched her career-high with 21 points and Maya Moore scored 11 with a career-high nine assists to lead No. 2 Connecticut to a 68-38 victory over Providence on Saturday.
It took Rutgers nine Big East games last season to earn its first conference victory. For first-year Scarlet Knights coach Mike Rice, the wait was even longer.
Police say two New York men enslaved teenagers as young as 16 in Rhode Island and forced them into prostitution.