UConn To Renew Basketball Rivalry With GeorgetownUConn and Georgetown have agreed to renew their basketball rivalry, which ended with the split of the old Big East conference.
Big East: One More Time, With FeelingThe death of the Big East as we know it hit home last week as 14 teams arrived at the World’s Most Famous Arena (Connecticut was ineligible). Next season, the “Catholic 7” will be reportedly joined by Butler, Creighton, and Xavier in a basketball-only conference that has paid to keep the Big East name.
Excitement Over Final Confrontations In Current Version Of Big EastSyracuse and Georgetown, one more heavyweight clash in Madison Square Garden. Notre Dame against Louisville in the latest rematch of their five-overtime epic.
Georgetown Moves Into Big East SemifinalsAfter coughing up a big lead in the middle of the game, Otto Porter Jr. and his Georgetown teammates advanced to the Big East tournament semifinals by pulling away from Cincinnati for a 62-43 victory Thursday.
Stage Set For Final Big East Tournament As We Know ItThe Big East tournament will have a touch of a wake to it this week. When games end, there will be plenty of reminiscing about rivalries and talk of what is to come.
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Huskies Win Ugly
Shifting Landscape Of College Athletics Leaves Big East Future UncertainThe 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.
Opinion: Nuns Tour To Protest Ryan BudgetA group of Catholic nuns have started a bus tour challenging the Ryan budget plan and its cuts to social programs.
Georgetown 58, UConn Men 44
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