| May 6, 2013
| 8:13 PM
The Notre Dame softball team is celebrating a BIG EAST title.
Notre Dame won the regular season crown Sunday, by taking two of three games this weekend against 9th ranked Louisville. The Irish won the deciding game 3-1 on Sunday, to win the Big East...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 2:19 PM
Where Fred Hill goes, Jaren Sina follows.
Sina originally committed to Northwestern, where Hill was an assistant under Bill Carmody. On the same day Seton Hall announced that Hill would join head coach Kevin Willard’s staff, the 6-foot-1 combo...
| Apr 8, 2013
ATLANTA — Michigan will have three or four thank-you notes to hand out should it win Monday night's national championship game against Louisville at the Georgia Dome.
It can start with Penn State, which beat the Wolverines by 14 points in State...
| Apr 6, 2013
Nobody could be more defensive at the 2013 Final Four than Mark Emmert, but Syracuse and Louisville are going to give it a try.
The way the beleaguered NCAA president went after Dennis Dodd of CBSsports.com and a few others during his annual news...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 6:11 PM
UCF finally knows the name of its new home.
The current Big East will be renamed the “American Athletic Conference” in July, it announced in a news release late Wednesday evening.
The new conference, which agreed to relinquish the “...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 9:19 AM
In an effort to continue to grow and reshape itself as a conference, the Big East announced the addition of the University of Tulsa to its league beginning July 1, 2014.
The addition of Tulsa gives the Big East 11 all-sports members for 2014 and that...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 7:43 AM
Here are five stories to watch in the Big East this upcoming college football season:
How will a new identity affect the league?
The Buzz: By the time the football season kicks, the league formerly known as the Big East will have a new name. Early...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 8:19 AM
It’s been awhile since we’ve had any conference realignment news, but that all changed Wednesday after two conferences announced future member moves.
The Sun Belt and Big East – two conferences which have seen the most turnover in...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 8:10 AM
The soon-to-be-renamed Big East announced on Wednesday that East Carolina will join the conference as an all-sports member in 2014-15.
The Pirates initially agreed to join as a football-only school, but with the loss of Rutgers and Louisville in 2014...
| Mar 23, 2013
| 3:22 PM
The first sign that normalcy had returned to UConn was tied in a Windsor knot around Geno Auriemma's neck.
It was a tie, the accessory strangely excluded from Auriemma's business attire during the Big East tournament. And Saturday's was a birthday tie;...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 4:45 AM
Of course the baseball game that I was doing last night went 15 innings finishing just shy of midnight before a 6 a.m. flight, it's either Murphy's Law or March Madness.
So it begins---
Off to Salt Lake City where three years ago I covered one of the...