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Georgetown Over Villanova – Big East Tougher Than it Looks

Posted on 20 Jan, 2015, by in NBA

For only the second time this season (both in conference play) Villanova suffer a loss, as Georgetown beat the number four team in the country 78-58 to take the lead in the Big East. More

Creighton Over Villanova – Best in the Big East, For Now

Posted on 17 Feb, 2014, by in NBA

The Big East is no longer the Power House conference it used to be but there’s still plenty of talent and quality in it, which this season is mostly concentrated between Creighton and Villanova. For the second time this season the Bluejays and especially Doug McDermott proved it’s not really a fair fight between these two either. More

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

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

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

Most Valuable Conferences in College Sports

Posted on 17 Jan, 2013, by in Featured

Football generates most of the money in College sports, and then comes basketball at a distant second More

Big East Football – New Look Two Division Schedule

Posted on 12 Dec, 2012, by in NFL

The Big East is being reshaped, torn apart and built up again. What comes out in the end of all the realignment in College Football, with the Big East as the big losers among the AQ conferences, although frankly, they’re not even close to the rest of the big five conferences? For now, it’s a two division conference, with 12 teams, some of them on their way out. More