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Big East Leaving Big East

ESPN.com is reporting that the seven Catholic schools leaving the Big East will take the conference’s name with them.

02/28/2013

File Photo: Notre Dame Fighting Irish mascot, cheerleaders (Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Notre Dame Will Stay In Big East One More Season

Notre Dame basketball coach Mike Brey says the Fighting Irish will stay in the Big East for the 2013-14 season before leaving for the Atlantic Coast Conference.

02/07/2013

Big East Commissioner Mike Aresco (Courtesy BigEast.org)

Aresco: Big East Looking For Another Member, TV Deal

ig East commissioner Mike Aresco says the conference is looking to add another school, and may sign a TV deal with multiple networks.

01/28/2013

Stefanie Dolson (Ray Dunaway/WTIC Photo)

Dolson Named Big East Player Of The Week

UConn Center Stefanie Dolson has been named the Big East Player of the Week.

01/21/2013

Carrier Dome, File (Rick Stewart/Getty Images)

Former Syracuse Athletics Media Director Pleads Not Guilty To Taping Carrier Dome Locker Room

The former media director for Syracuse University’s athletic department pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges he secretly videotaped male athletes in the locker room.

01/15/2013

Boise State's Buster Bronco (Otto Kitsinger III,  Getty Images Sport)

It’s Official: Boise State Snubs Big East, Stays In Mountain West

Boise State has backed out on a commitment to join the Big East and will remain a member of the Mountain West.

12/31/2012

(Courtesy University of Connecticut)

Herbst Says She’s Optimistic, Urges Husky Fans To “Hang Tough.”

University of Connecticut President Susan Herbst is addressing conference realignment, urging fans to “hang tough.”

12/19/2012

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Calhoun, Boatright lead UConn Over Maryland-Eastern Shore

Freshman Omar Calhoun scored a season-high 22 points and Ryan Boatright had 21 to lead Connecticut to an 84-50 victory over winless Maryland-Eastern Shore on Monday night at the XL Center.

12/17/2012

Big East (Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Shifting Landscape Of College Athletics Leaves Big East Future Uncertain

The Big East –a proud league built on basketball moments like the 1985 Villanova Wildcats stunning conference rival Georgetown in the national championship game –will soon become extinct, even if the name lives on in some unrecognizable form.

12/16/2012

Big East Logo (Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Conference Call On Big East Future

Big East Commissioner Mike Aresco is working with the officials from the conference’s seven nonfootball members to keep the rebuilding league from splitting apart.

12/13/2012

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