Boston Celtics Hiring of Brad Stevens Hurts Big East Basketball

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The Boston Celtics pulled a surprising move by hiring former Butler basketball coach Brad Stevens today and it’s a move that will hurt the new Big East brand of basketball. I have no idea if Stevens is going to be […]

2013 NCAA National Championship Game: Michigan Wolverines Defense Has Sparked Tournament Run

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The Michigan Wolverines are in the NCAA National Championship game tonight because of one big reason, their defense. Don’t get me wrong, they have plenty of outstanding offensive weapons and can shoot the lights out but that isn’t the reason […]

Tim Tebow’s Shocks Wichita State Shockers with a Lucky Meeting

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If you were one of the people wondering what New York Jets quarterback Tim Tebow has been doing, besides trying to figure out where he’ll play football next season, you should know he’s up to his old tricks. Tebow’s been inspiring […]

Syracuse Orange Basketball is in Big Trouble with NCAA

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Just a few days ago the Syracuse Orange were on the brink of leaving the Big East with the “final” Championship trophy, and now it looks like the program could be crumbling. According to’s Dennis Dodd, Syracuse’s basketball program […]

Despite What You’ve Heard, This is Not the Big East’s Final Tournament

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With NFL free agency going on and players changing teams every other minute, it reminds me of Big East basketball. With all the teams coming and going, in and out of the league and changing conferences, so things are definitely starting […]

Bubble Watch: There is Still Hope For Providence Friars

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It wasn’t a good day for the Providence College Friars, who lost in overtime to the Connecticut Huskies yesterday, but even in defeat all is not lost. Sure PC is hanging on by the thinnest thread for an NCAA tournament bid but the season isn’t […]

Bubble Watch: Providence College’s Win Over Seton Hall Puts Friars on Bubble

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The Providence College Friars sent senior guard Vincent Council out in style. The Big East’s career leader in assists is the only senior on the Friars and with some help from Kadeem Batts and LaDontae Henton, Council left the Dunkin’ […]

PC Friars Need A Five Game Winning Streak To Make NCAA Tournament

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As absurd as it may have seemed a month ago, there is a real chance the Providence College Friars could be dancing in the 2013 NCAA Tournament. If you’re sitting there shaking your head and not believing a word I […]

March Madness 2013 Will Be Most Unpredictable Tournament Ever

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If you’ve watched any amount of college basketball this year you know there is no one great team. Sure, there are plenty of very good teams around the country but there is no one team where people can point to […]

Syracuse Orange Coach Jim Boeheim Shows Ignorance In Wake Of Vincent Council’s Big East Record

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Last night, the Syracuse Orange won a game they were supposed to win. After all, they are ranked number eight in the country, and they were home against the Providence College Friars. PC has won four straight and are playing […]

Providence College Guard Bryce Cotton Deserves More Attention

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The Big East Conference is one of the best basketball conferences in the country, no one can argue against that if you follow college basketball. If you follow Big East basketball, here’s a quick question for you, who leads the […]

Former Providence Friar James Still Sentenced to Four Years in Prison

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In what seems like ages ago, the Providence College Friars basketball team was on it’s way up. They had one of the best players in the country in Ryan Gomes, and the Friars climbed to number 12 in the college basketball […]