Big East

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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2015 Big East Men’s Basketball Tournament Preview

The 2014 Big East Tournament was filled with many surprises and disappointments making it one that we will all remember. The Providence Friars were the 2014 Big East Conference Tournament champions. Their path to the championship became easier with the surprise loss by Villanova to Seton Hall in the second round. Providence went on to

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