Villanova Completes the Repeat: Back to Back Big East Titles

The Villanova Wildcats pulled off an OT victory against the Providence Friars to repeat as Big East Tournament Champions. The Wildcats jumped out to a quick 10-2 lead on the Friars in the first 4:06 to play in the game. A few buckets by Jalen Brunson coupled with some great defense, held the Friars to

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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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