Phoenix Mercury President Amber Cox was hired on Tuesday by the Big East to be its associate commissioner for women’s basketball.
Big East champion UConn baseball coach Jim Penders says despite the negativity, some good will come from the fallout of the latest PED scandal to envelop major league baseball. Penders says the severity of the […]
The conference announced the decision Wednesday after university presidents approved the new moniker earlier in the day.
The current Big East conference has chosen the name “American Athletic Conference” after the current seasons.
Connecticut coach Geno Auriemma says the women’s NCAA Final Four represents “a great swan song” for the “greatest basketball conference that’s ever existed.”
East Carolina University, which had been scheduled to join the Big East as a football-only member next year, instead will take part in all sports when it becomes a member of the conference.
The Big East conference will have a new name when it plays games on CBS.
The soon-to-be-former Big East made one big component final Tuesday, announcing its broadcasting deal with ESPN.
Sources tell the Associated Press Xavier is ready to join the reconfigured Big East, with an announcement expected out of the new league on Wednesday,
It’s a rarity at this level, in any sport, for a head coach to have had no playing experience in college. It hasn’t prevented Williams from guiding Marquette to the Sweet 16 the last two seasons and a 60-30 regular season record in the Big East.