Tag Archives: Big East

Analyzing The Big East Conference For 2017-18 Season

By Ryan Touhey,

The Big East Conference is one of, if not the toughest conference in college basketball. With the likes of Villanova, Seton Hall, Providence, Creighton and Xavier competing against one another, anything is possible.

Five Things That Will Happen Before March Madness

2016 NCAA Men’s Final Four National Championship game at NRG Stadium on April 4, 2016 in Houston, Texas. Credit – Getty Images

By: Ryan Touhey                                                                                   

The most exciting time of the year for college basketball fans is nearly two months away, when 68 Division I teams battle it out for the NCAA National Championship during March Madness. The rocky road to the University of Phoenix Stadium, will surely be one of unforgettable and exhilarating moments, and with conference play currently ongoing, it may be the appropriate time to prepare ourselves for such occasions.

St. John’s Looking To Compete Again In The Big East & NCAA

St. John's Head Coach Chris Mullin;  Credit - AP

St. John’s Head Coach Chris Mullin; Credit – AP

By Leighton Schneider,

St. John’s fans it should not come as a surprise, but the Red Storm have a long road ahead of them before they return to glory, or even relevancy.

Big East Season Review: Georgetown – Why it is Time for JT III to Go

John Thompson III; Credit - Zimbo

John Thompson III; Credit – Zimbo

By Jake Katz

Going into the college basketball season, Villanova was the top team in the Big East and the favorite to win the conference. They won the regular season title but lost to Seton Hall in the Big East Tournament Final. We all know what happened after that. Villanova was the class of the Big East (and all of college basketball) this season, while other teams like Xavier, Providence, Seton Hall, and Butler finished behind them. However, there is one glaring omission – Georgetown; the team picked by many to finish second.