John Marinatto

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4-1-Zoo: Pitt To Sue Big East

Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — The University of Pittsburgh is planning to sue the Big East Conference in order to ensure it can join the Atlantic Coast Conference in 2013.

93-7 The Fan–05/11/2012

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Pitt’s Jamie Dixon Reacts To Big East Shakeup

Pitt men’s basketball head coach Jamie Dixon checks in with Vinnie & Cook on Sportsradio 93-7 The Fan.

93-7 The Fan–05/07/2012

TCU Accepts Invitation to Join Big East Conference - Press Conference

The Phillips File- Big East Ship Sinks Under Marinatto’s Watch

Can you really blame West Virginia for wanting out from under the Big East’s banner? Simply put, it’s under John Marinatto’s watch that the Big East has taken a turn for the worse.

93-7 The Fan–11/01/2011

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4-1-Zoo: Big East Will Hold Pitt 27 Months

Chris Gates | 93-7 The Fan — In a teleconference Tuesday, Big East commissioner John Marinatto reaffirmed that Pitt and Syracuse will have to wait a mandatory 27 months to leave the conference for the ACC.

93-7 The Fan–10/19/2011

LSU v West Virginia

Big East Contacts Two Schools For Expansion

(93-7 The FAN) — The Big East has reportedly reached out to Houston and SMU about joining the conference,’s Brett McMurphy reports.

93-7 The Fan–10/19/2011

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Big East Schools To Meet Tonight

Pittsburgh (KDKA)- With Pitt and Syracuse heading to the ACC, can the Big East Conference survive? The leaders of the remaining schools will reportedly meet tonight in New York City to discuss their future. Presidents […]


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Big East Commissioner Marinatto Has His Dancing Shoes On

Big East Commissioner John Marinatto dialed in to Sportsradio 93.7 The Fan’s Vinnie & Cook. He could not be happier to have 11 teams in the men’s tournament and nine teams in the women’s tournament.

93-7 The Fan–03/15/2011


How Jamie Dixon Changed The Big East

Big East Commissioner John Marinatto spoke with Ron Cook on Sportsradio 93-7 The Fan. He gives the inside story of TCU joining the Big East and how Jamie Dixon actually got the ball rolling on the […]

93-7 The Fan–12/01/2010