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Big East: One More Time, With Feeling

The 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.

03/18/2013

Jim Boeheim, Syracuse (Elsa/Getty Images)

Excitement Over Final Confrontations In Current Version Of Big East

Syracuse and Georgetown, one more heavyweight clash in Madison Square Garden. Notre Dame against Louisville in the latest rematch of their five-overtime epic.

03/15/2013

Otto Porter, Georgetown (Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Georgetown Moves Into Big East Semifinals

After 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.

03/14/2013

2012 Big East tournament (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Stage Set For Final Big East Tournament As We Know It

The 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.

03/12/2013

DeAndre Daniels vs. Georgetown, Feb. 27, 2013 (Bob Stowell/UConn)

Oh So Close

By JIM O’CONNELL   AP Basketball Writer STORRS, Conn. (AP) _ Georgetown was looking for the win that would extend its winning streak and lead in the Big East Conference. Connecticut was looking for THE win, […]

02/27/2013

2012 NBA All-Star Game

Huskies Win Ugly

WASHINGTON (AP) _ Kelly Faris scored 15 points and No. 3 Connecticut survived a round of sloppy-ball Wednesday night, bouncing back from a rare conference-opening loss to beat Georgetown 75-48 in a game that included […]

01/09/2013

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

Catholic Nuns (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Opinion: Nuns Tour To Protest Ryan Budget

A group of Catholic nuns have started a bus tour challenging the Ryan budget plan and its cuts to social programs.

06/21/2012

Jeremy Lamb (background) and Ryan Boatright (foreground) (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Georgetown 58, UConn Men 44

Joe D has the highlights of the loss to Georgetown. Joseph White AP Sports Writer  WASHINGTON (AP) Hollis Thompson regained his shooting touch with 18 points, and No. 14 Georgetown held Connecticut to season lows […]

CBS Hartford–02/01/2012

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UConn vs Georgetown Today

Three weeks after the Huskies broke an eight-game Hoya winning streak with a 78-70 win at the XL Center, UConn and Georgetown meet again today,  this time at Madison Square Garden. UConn advanced in the […]

03/09/2011

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