Big East Tournament
NEW YORK (AP) — Neither Syracuse nor Pitt wanted to see its Big East tenure end in the quarterfinals of their last conference tournament.
Pitt basketball broadcaster and two-sport legend Dick Groat joined The Fan Morning Show live from New York this morning to preview this afternoon’s Pitt vs. Syracuse Big East Tournament matchup.
JaQuon Parker had 15 points and 10 rebounds for the Bearcats (22-10), who might have solidified an NCAA tournament berth with the win.
CBS Sports college basketball analyst Clark Kellogg previews the conference tournament week with Vinnie & Cook on Sportsradio 93-7 The Fan.
The Seton Hall Pirates (15-17) waited until the final minute of regulation to make it interesting, but the team from South Orange rallied in overtime to a 46-42 victory over the South Florida Bulls (12-19).
The Big East tournament will have a touch of a wake to it this week. When games end, there will be plenty of reminiscing about rivalries and talk of what is to come.
It’s now on to the Big East Tournament for Pitt.
Henry Sims had an impressive stat line and that made No. 13 Georgetown very good. The 6-foot-10 senior center had 20 points, 13 rebounds and five assists to lead the Hoyas to a 64-52 victory over Pittsburgh on Wednesday in the second round of the Big East tournament.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Pitt defeated St. John’s, 73-59, Tuesday afternoon to advance to the second round of the Big East Tournament at Madison Square Garden in New York.
West Virginia Men’s Basketball Coach Bob Huggins joined Seibel, Starkey, and Miller on Sportsradio 93-7 The FAN to talk about the Mountaineers chances in the NCAA Tournament.
Jerry Palm from CBS Sports and Collegerpi.com, joined the FAN Morning Show to talk about the NCAA Tournament that starts on Tuesday.
Kemba Walker hit the winning basket on a classic stepback jumper at the buzzer, and No. 21 Connecticut stunned third-ranked Pittsburgh 76-74 in the quarterfinals of the Big East tournament on Thursday.
Pitt Panthers men’s basketball broadcaster Curtis Aiken joined to the FAN Morning to preview Pitt’s quarterfinal game against UConn.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The Fan — Here’s your daily breakdown of today’s action and a load of pregame links!
Marquette beat the defending Big East Tournament Champions, No. 20 West Virginia 67-61 on Wednesday night in the second round of the Big East tournament.