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Conference Realignment – The New Big East

Posted on 21 Mar, 2013, by in NBA, NFL

College Football tore the old Big East apart, with the conference to be wiped away from the slate, renamed into something else, possibly the America 12. In basketball, we’ll have a Big East, a new Big East; a combination of the Catholic 7 (Georgetown, Providence, St. John’s, Seton Hall, Villanova, Marquette and DePaul), and three new schools joining the conference; Butler, Xavier and Creighton, making it quite the mid-major powerhouse. More

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Notre Dame Fighting Irish – An ACC Team from July

Posted on 12 Mar, 2013, by in NBA, NFL

It wasn’t a surprise, but it was probably the final nail in the coffin of the former Big East, which will have a new name by the time Notre Dame joins the ACC with all of its athletic program, except for the football team, for now. More

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College Football Realignment – The Big East Changing Its Name

Posted on 26 Feb, 2013, by in NFL

The big money that keeps pouring in from TV deals into College Football is changing the national landscape when it comes to College Sports, and the broken up Big East is beginning to look more and more like an old Conference USA, and according to some sources, its new TV deal will also bring a change of name with it. More