Seton Hall Pirates Struggling Mightily on Offense

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Ever since head coach Kevin Willard came to Seton Hall, he established a defensive identity for the team. However, the team has had its troubles on offense at times. In the past few games, it has been as obvious as ever that […]

DePaul Forward Cleveland Melvin Becoming Nearly Unstoppable

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While it seems like the DePaul Blue Demons are still a year away, their best player certainly isn’t. Cleveland Melvin has been going off, with his latest masterpiece being a 32-point performance in a tight loss to Cincinnati. Melvin also […]

Big East Hoops: Notre Dame Can’t Afford Hiccup Against St. John’s


The Louisville Cardinals survived a tough road test last night against Connecticut, so it’s pretty clear that they’re the top team in the Big East. But who’s number two? It could be Notre Dame, but they still have something to […]

Louisville is the Best Team in the Nation


While it wasn’t unanimous, the Louisville Cardinals were selected today as the #1 team in the nation in the AP top 25 poll, finishing right ahead of the Indiana Hoosiers - and that couldn’t be more accurate. Head coach Rick Pitino […]

Providence Gets First Big East Win By Thumping Seton Hall


It seemed like the Seton Hall Pirates were ready to try and prove they could make some noise in the Big East, but after a 67-55 beating by the hands of the lowly Providence Friars, they seem destined to stay […]

Jim Calhoun to Make Radio Cameo Appearance During Connecticut Opener


Jim Calhoun, the former head coach of the Connecticut Huskies, will be making a cameo appearance on the UConn Radio Network for the team’s first game against Michigan State in Germany. The game is  6 p.m. on Friday at the Ramstein […]

Cincinnati and Notre Dame Crack Preseason Top 25


The ESPN Top 25 preseason rankings are being announced this week, and with 21-25 already released, Big East schools Notre Dame and Cincinnati have come in at #22 and #24, respectively. This seems like a fair ranking for the two […]

Connecticut Freshman Omar Calhoun Gives Huskies Hope for Future


  There will be a Calhoun on the Connecticut Huskies to start the season, but it won’t be former head coach Jim Calhoun. Instead, it will be highly touted freshman Omar Calhoun. Calhoun is stepping onto a Huskies’ team that is loaded with turmoil […]

Big East Opening Night Preview

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  With the college basketball season just a few weeks away, it’s time to get past all the preseason hype and start looking forward to actual games. Fans should be chomping at the bit, especially if they’re love the Big East. […]

Seton Hall Guard Aaron Cosby Out 4-6 Weeks With Knee Injury


In a rough turn of events, the Seton Hall Pirates will be without sophomore guard Aaron Cosby for 4-6 weeks due to a sprained PCL in his right knee. The injury does not require surgery. That timetable has Cosby to […]

Big East Preseason Coaches Poll Revealed

Jamie Rhodes-US Presswire

  The  Big East Preseason Coach’s poll came out today, with the  Louisville Cardinals receiving 14 of 15 first place votes, making them the unanimous selection (head coach Rick Pitino could not put his own team on the ballot). I’ll break down the […]

DaJuan Coleman Could Make Syracuse Even More Deadly

Richard Mackson-US Presswire

When you’re in the Big East, you need to have a beast down low. The Syracuse Orange hope that standout freshman DaJuan Coleman can be that player. Coleman is a massive specimen, listed at 6’9″ and 275 pounds. He is […]