2018-19 Big East Preseason Rankings

With the losses suffered by defending national champion Villanova to the NBA draft, the Big East looks a little more interesting this year. The losses are also heavy for conference heavyweights Seton Hall and Xavier, making room for the resurgence of some once proud programs. A Chris Mullin led St. John’s team and a Patrick

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Providence earns the right to play Villanova for the Big East title

No. 5 Providence def. No. 1 Xavier, 75-72 Providence upset top-seeded Xavier with a stunning comeback in the semifinals of the Big East Tournament. Providence was down by as many as 17 points in the game but used a 46-29 advantage in the second half and overtime to upend the Musketeers. Alpha Diallo and Rodney

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2018 Big East Tournament: Xavier, Providence, Villanova, Butler Advance to Semifinals

No. 1 Xavier def. No. 8 St. John’s, 80-68 First Team All-Big East guard Trevon Bluiett led Xavier with a game-high 27 points. The first half fed more into the momentum of the Red Storm, with less scoring and more grit. Xavier only held a four-point lead at the half. But the second half burst

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Cleveland Cavaliers, Kyrie Irving, Patrick Beverly

The Passing Game Vol 26: Big East and Cleveland Cavaliers

The Passing Game is officially back at Basketball Society! If you haven’t heard of it, you can go back into the vault and check out our past volumes here. Otherwise, join us as we go through some of the best dimes and displays of ball movement from the previous week. This week features a mixture

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