In 2013, the landscape of college basketball changed as the original Big East Conference was no more. The Syracuse Orange and Pittsburgh Panthers were at the front of the exodus when they looked for "greener" pastures in the Atlantic Coast Conference as these schools were chasing more football revenue. With it apparent that it was [...]
It's time for the Villanova Wildcats to party like it is 1985 and it is well deserved. This past Monday night, the Wildcats upset the North Carolina Tar Heels to win their first national championship in men's basketball since they pulled of an upset of the Georgetown Hoyas 31 years ago. In the mode of [...]
Who wants it more?
One college basketball team will leave Houston in possession of the national championship.
The Big East Conference has a long and storied men's basketball history which dates back to its inception in 1979. The glory days of the Big East were in the 1980's with iconic players such as Georgetown Hoyas center Patrick Ewing and Syracuse Orangemen point guard Dwayne "Pearl" Washington. In 1985, the Big East became [...]