The 2008-09 Big East season should bring as much excitement as any. Commonly regarded as the toughest conference in college basketball, it has the potential to put 9+ teams into the NCAA tournament come March.
At the backbone of a great team comes a great coach, and the Big East has plenty of great coaches. But which coaches are the best? Let's just say that a well-padded résumé is not enough to give a coach top honors in this conference.
Preview & Prediction: By Raphielle Johnson
November 10th, 2008 by Shawn Siegel
Big East Player Grades
October 31st, 2008 by Shawn Siegel
October 22nd, 2008 by Press Release
2008-09 BIG EAST Preseason Coaches' Poll
Rank School Pts.
1. Connecticut (9) 214
2. Louisville (3) 205
3. Pittsburgh (3) 200
4. Notre Dame (1) 195
5. Villanova 153
6. Marquette 146
7. Georgetown 141
8. Syracuse 139
October 21st, 2008 by Shawn Siegel
BIG EAST FIVE-YEAR STANDINGS
This ranking tries to answer a simple question: Who has been the best team in the Big East over the last five years?
October 21st, 2008 by Joel Welser
October 11th, 2008 by Shawn Siegel
October 9th, 2008 by Shawn Siegel