2019 Big East Conference Preview

Embed from Getty Images A model of consistency in the conference, Villanova has been the unquestioned and best team in the Big East over the last 6 years. Jay Wright’s team has won 5 regular season titles, 4 conference tournament titles and 2 national titles, during that span. However, another strong crop of teams are […]

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UConn’s 5 Best Moments in the Big East

Embed from Getty Images 5. Hiring of Jim Calhoun: Prior to the hiring of UConn’s coaching legend, the Huskies had only made 2-Sweet 16 and 1-Elite 8 appearances in their school history. Joining the Big East and its stronger competition did not immediately help Connecticut rise through the collegiate ranks though. In fact, the 7 […]

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UConn in the Big East: Returning Back to National Relevance

Embed from Getty Images The Connecticut Huskies are meant to be in the Big East Conference. As a founding member in the league’s inaugural season (1979-80), an opportunity has presented itself for UConn to rejoin the elite and storied basketball power. A conference of the Big East presidents approved a motion to add the former […]

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