The death of the Big East as we know it hit home last week as 14 teams arrived at the World’s Most Famous Arena (Connecticut was ineligible). Next season, the “Catholic 7” will be reportedly joined by Butler, Creighton, and Xavier in a basketball-only conference that has paid to keep the Big East name.
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.
St. John’s Special Assistant and former Purdue head coach Gene Keady looks forward to the Red Storm matchup with Pitt this weekend, and sees potential issues for his team against Steven Adams.
Pitt Guard Tray Woodall wasn’t pleased with the Panthers effort against Notre Dame earlier this week, and is determined to fix that this Sunday when the team travels to New York to take on Big East opponent St. John’s.
Gilbert Brown joined Seibel, Starkey, and Miller on Sportsradio 93-7 The FAN to talk about the teams season so far and their expectations going forward.
Gilbert said Saturday’s loss to St. John’s was tough, but it’s a learning experience and they’ll bounce back from it.
Jamie Dixon joined the Seibel, Starkey, and Miller Show on Sportsradio 93-7 The FAN to talk about the teams loss to St. John’s over the weekend as well as where they stand in the recent rankings.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The Fan — Ashton Gibbs set a new career-high with 26 points, but Pitt fell to St. John’s Saturday on a last-second layup, 60-59.