Big East Conference http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Big East Conference en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Fri, 28 Nov 2014 00:00:01 MST Fri, 28 Nov 2014 11:13:29 MST Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss NCAA basketball: Louisville women beat Cal 64-57 to reach title game http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765626357/NCAA-basketball-Louisville-women-beat-Cal-64-57-to-reach-title-game.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765626357/NCAA-basketball-Louisville-women-beat-Cal-64-57-to-reach-title-game.html Make that three straight upsets for Louisville, who used the latest thriller to head back to the women's national... Sun, 07 Apr 2013 00:00:00 MDT Rock On: Ainge gets fouled! http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576108/Rock-On-Ainge-gets-fouled.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576108/Rock-On-Ainge-gets-fouled.html Once again, legendary BYU player can't get beyond Elite Eight. Tue, 19 Mar 2013 09:35:00 MDT Louisville's Siva fueled by Christian faith http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576116/Louisvilles-Siva-fueled-by-Christian-faith.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576116/Louisvilles-Siva-fueled-by-Christian-faith.html Peyton Siva Jr., one of the top players for Louisville men's basketball team, developed strong Christian faith at a young... Tue, 19 Mar 2013 05:30:00 MDT Top-ranked Gonzaga headlines Salt Lake City field http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576058/Top-ranked-Gonzaga-headlines-Salt-Lake-City-field.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576058/Top-ranked-Gonzaga-headlines-Salt-Lake-City-field.html EnergySolutions Arena will host games Thursday and Saturday. Arizona and New Mexico are among the other teams coming to town. Sun, 17 Mar 2013 19:05:00 MDT Louisville top overall seed in NCAA Tournament http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765624848/Louisville-top-overall-seed-in-NCAA-Tournament.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765624848/Louisville-top-overall-seed-in-NCAA-Tournament.html Louisville earned the top overall seed in the NCAA tournament Sunday, while Kansas, Indiana and Gonzaga also received No. 1s... Sun, 17 Mar 2013 17:00:00 MDT Another wave of upsets leaves NCAA field up in air http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765624841/Another-wave-of-upsets-leaves-NCAA-field-up-in-air.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765624841/Another-wave-of-upsets-leaves-NCAA-field-up-in-air.html Another round of upsets capped a wild regular season, casting uncertainty over the coveted top seeds for the NCAA tournament. Sun, 17 Mar 2013 00:00:00 MDT Rock On: Enes Kanter's wardrobe — because he can http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575568/Rock-On-Enes-Kanters-wardrobe-2-because-he-can.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575568/Rock-On-Enes-Kanters-wardrobe-2-because-he-can.html On another topic, let's say you sign a $120 million contract. Where do you go first? Tue, 12 Mar 2013 17:25:00 MDT Big East completes football-basketball breakup http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765624147/Big-East-completes-football-basketball-breakup.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765624147/Big-East-completes-football-basketball-breakup.html The Big East made its split official Friday, with seven basketball schools breaking away from the football-playing members in... Fri, 08 Mar 2013 17:13:31 MST Report: Boise State will stay in Mountain West, not join Big East in 2013 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865569702/Report-Boise-State-will-stay-in-Mountain-West-not-join-Big-East-in-2013.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865569702/Report-Boise-State-will-stay-in-Mountain-West-not-join-Big-East-in-2013.html Boise State will remain in the Mountain West Conference and not join the Big East in 2013, according to an ESPN report. Mon, 31 Dec 2012 13:25:00 MST BYU football: Cougars, Cincinnati agree to home-and-home series in 2015-16 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765614434/BYU-football-Cougars-Cincinnati-agree-to-home-and-home-series-in-2015-16.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765614434/BYU-football-Cougars-Cincinnati-agree-to-home-and-home-series-in-2015-16.html PROVO — BYU and Cincinnati are scheduled to play a two-game series in 2015-16. Thu, 01 Nov 2012 11:29:26 MDT BYU women's basketball: Cougars lead DePaul at half of NCAA Tournament game http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865552388/BYU-womens-basketball-Cougars-lead-DePaul-at-half-of-NCAA-Tournament-game.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865552388/BYU-womens-basketball-Cougars-lead-DePaul-at-half-of-NCAA-Tournament-game.html After a slow start, the BYU women's basketball team has taken a 29-27 halftime lead over DePaul in a first-round NCAA... Sat, 17 Mar 2012 17:21:55 MDT Undersized, up-tempo Marquette ready for tourney http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765559317/Undersized-up-tempo-Marquette-ready-for-tourney.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765559317/Undersized-up-tempo-Marquette-ready-for-tourney.html This was supposed to be the year Marquette wouldn't have to spend the whole season talking about how they're going to get by... Tue, 13 Mar 2012 16:10:44 MDT Louisville draws Davidson in NCAA tournament http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765558740/Louisville-draws-Davidson-in-NCAA-tournament.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765558740/Louisville-draws-Davidson-in-NCAA-tournament.html ff its Big East tournament title, surging Louisville received a 4 seed in the West regional and will face Davidson in the... Sun, 11 Mar 2012 17:10:32 MDT Notre Dame seeded No. 7, will face Xavier http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765558739/Notre-Dame-seeded-No-7-will-face-Xavier.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765558739/Notre-Dame-seeded-No-7-will-face-Xavier.html ame got a No. 7 seed Sunday in the NCAA tournament and will face Xavier on Friday in the South Region at Greensboro, N.C. Sun, 11 Mar 2012 17:10:27 MDT Louisville wins 2nd Big East championship http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765558540/Louisville-wins-2nd-Big-East-championship.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765558540/Louisville-wins-2nd-Big-East-championship.html Chris Smith scored 15 points and Louisville withstood a closing run by Cincinnati for a 50-44 victory Saturday night that... Sat, 10 Mar 2012 21:25:17 MST Cincinnati to face Louisville for Big East title http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765558401/Cincinnati-to-face-Louisville-for-Big-East-title.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765558401/Cincinnati-to-face-Louisville-for-Big-East-title.html This year's Big East championship will have a slight midwestern accent and a touch of a southern twang. Sat, 10 Mar 2012 10:02:49 MST Cincinnati beats No. 2 Syracuse 71-68 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765558289/Cincinnati-beats-No-2-Syracuse-71-68.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765558289/Cincinnati-beats-No-2-Syracuse-71-68.html Sean Kilpatrick keyed Cincinnati's early 3-point barrage and scored 18 points as the Bearcats held on for a 71-68 victory... Fri, 09 Mar 2012 19:52:55 MST Louisville turns over No. 9 Marquette in 84-71 win http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765557969/Louisville-turns-over-No-9-Marquette-in-84-71-win.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765557969/Louisville-turns-over-No-9-Marquette-in-84-71-win.html Peyton Siva and his pesky Louisville teammates looked even faster than usual in those flashy orange jerseys. Thu, 08 Mar 2012 22:44:28 MST Miller's dunk leads Rutgers over St. John's 61-58 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765556376/Millers-dunk-leads-Rutgers-over-St-Johns-61-58.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765556376/Millers-dunk-leads-Rutgers-over-St-Johns-61-58.html Dane Miller grabbed a rebound and scored on a one-handed slam dunk with 11.2 seconds to play to give Rutgers a 61-58 victory... Sat, 03 Mar 2012 20:50:14 MST UVU cross country teams honored by USTFCCCA http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865550249/UVU-cross-country-teams-honored-by-USTFCCCA.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865550249/UVU-cross-country-teams-honored-by-USTFCCCA.html The Utah Valley University men's and women's cross country teams are batting 1.000. Since becoming eligible for NCAA... Thu, 16 Feb 2012 11:56:45 MST Request by WVU to dismiss Big East suit denied http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700210459/Request-by-WVU-to-dismiss-Big-East-suit-denied.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700210459/Request-by-WVU-to-dismiss-Big-East-suit-denied.html A Rhode Island judge on Tuesday denied a request by West Virginia University to dismiss a lawsuit filed by the Big East... Tue, 27 Dec 2011 15:59:32 MST Blue roundup: Big East focused on BYU http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705394484/Blue-roundup-Big-East-focused-on-BYU.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705394484/Blue-roundup-Big-East-focused-on-BYU.html When it comes to conference realignment, adding BYU is a priority for the Big East. Thu, 17 Nov 2011 10:19:16 MST Blue roundup: Pundits weigh in on BYU and the Big East http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705394427/Blue-roundup-Pundits-weigh-in-on-BYU-and-the-Big-East.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705394427/Blue-roundup-Pundits-weigh-in-on-BYU-and-the-Big-East.html BYU roundup for Wednesday; BYU-Big East reports. Wed, 16 Nov 2011 11:48:04 MST Sanu sets Big East record, Rutgers outlasts Army http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700197285/Sanu-sets-Big-East-record-Rutgers-outlasts-Army.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700197285/Sanu-sets-Big-East-record-Rutgers-outlasts-Army.html Mohamed Sanu set a Big East Conference single-season record for receptions and Jordan Thomas returned a blocked punt 32-yard... Sat, 12 Nov 2011 16:55:24 MST Welcome to the Big East, a toss-up like no other http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700196226/Welcome-to-the-Big-East-a-toss-up-like-no-other.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700196226/Welcome-to-the-Big-East-a-toss-up-like-no-other.html UConn coach Paul Pasqualoni remembers the good old days — when Miami was the dominant team in the Big East and the... Wed, 09 Nov 2011 14:16:50 MST Board gives Boise State clearance to join Big East http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700194532/Board-gives-Boise-State-clearance-to-join-Big-East.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700194532/Board-gives-Boise-State-clearance-to-join-Big-East.html The Idaho State Board of Education has given Boise State permission to pursue membership with the Big East Conference, a move... Thu, 03 Nov 2011 23:54:40 MDT Blue roundup: Is BYU part of Big East plans? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705393433/Blue-roundup-Is-BYU-part-of-Big-East-plans.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705393433/Blue-roundup-Is-BYU-part-of-Big-East-plans.html BYU roundup for Monday; conference realignment news; BYU players in the NFL, etc. Mon, 31 Oct 2011 09:19:03 MDT Blue roundup: BYU to Big East talk heats up http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705393307/Blue-roundup-BYU-to-Big-East-talk-heats-up.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705393307/Blue-roundup-BYU-to-Big-East-talk-heats-up.html Fri, 28 Oct 2011 11:45:25 MDT Blue roundup: Could BYU be headed to Big East? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705393220/Blue-roundup-Could-BYU-be-headed-to-Big-East.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705393220/Blue-roundup-Could-BYU-be-headed-to-Big-East.html BYU roundup for Thursday; conference realignment updates Thu, 27 Oct 2011 10:31:58 MDT UConn coach in favor of more western Big East http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700190226/UConn-coach-in-favor-of-more-western-Big-East.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700190226/UConn-coach-in-favor-of-more-western-Big-East.html Connecticut football coach Paul Pasqualoni says he's excited about the prospect of a more western Big East conference. Fri, 21 Oct 2011 13:50:24 MDT UCF expects test opposite explosive SMU offense http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700188012/UCF-expects-test-opposite-explosive-SMU-offense.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700188012/UCF-expects-test-opposite-explosive-SMU-offense.html After a fast start to 2011, Central Florida is still looking to return to its early season form Saturday as it travels to SMU... Fri, 14 Oct 2011 11:10:43 MDT AD declines to say if UCF meeting with Big East http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700187769/AD-declines-to-say-if-UCF-meeting-with-Big-East.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700187769/AD-declines-to-say-if-UCF-meeting-with-Big-East.html Central Florida athletic director Keith Tribble declined to say Thursday whether university officials are scheduled to meet... Thu, 13 Oct 2011 15:32:54 MDT UCF coach: 'Everything in place' for Big East move http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700187022/UCF-coach-Everything-in-place-for-Big-East-move.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700187022/UCF-coach-Everything-in-place-for-Big-East-move.html Central Florida coach George O'Leary says he's hearing from friends around college football with no ties to UCF that... Tue, 11 Oct 2011 11:55:32 MDT Hilton scores 2 TDs, FIU upsets Louisville 24-17 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700177774/Hilton-scores-2-TDs-FIU-upsets-Louisville-24-17.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700177774/Hilton-scores-2-TDs-FIU-upsets-Louisville-24-17.html Winston Fraser returned an interception 71 yards, and T.Y. Hilton scored touchdowns on his first two catches as FIU upset... Fri, 09 Sep 2011 20:20:29 MDT Walker leads No. 21 UConn past No. 22 Georgetown http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700116797/Walker-leads-No-21-UConn-past-No-22-Georgetown.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700116797/Walker-leads-No-21-UConn-past-No-22-Georgetown.html Kemba Walker scored 28 points in another stellar performance, and No. 21 Connecticut remained alive in the Big East... Wed, 09 Mar 2011 12:15:18 MST DePaul beats St. John's 66-54 in Big East tourney http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700116077/DePaul-beats-St-Johns-66-54-in-Big-East-tourney.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700116077/DePaul-beats-St-Johns-66-54-in-Big-East-tourney.html Anna Martin scored 17 points to lead No. 12 DePaul to a 66-54 win over St. John's on Sunday in the quarterfinals of the Big... Sun, 06 Mar 2011 18:15:17 MST Dolson helps No. 1 UConn beat 17th-ranked Hoyas http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700116046/Dolson-helps-No-1-UConn-beat-17th-ranked-Hoyas.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700116046/Dolson-helps-No-1-UConn-beat-17th-ranked-Hoyas.html Stefanie Dolson scored a career-high 24 points to lead top-ranked Connecticut to a 59-43 win over No. 17 Georgetown on Sunday... Sun, 06 Mar 2011 14:25:10 MST Rutgers topples No. 20 Marquette 68-62 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700116031/Rutgers-topples-No-20-Marquette-68-62.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700116031/Rutgers-topples-No-20-Marquette-68-62.html April Sykes scored 16 of her 18 points in the second half and Rutgers beat No. 20 Marquette 68-62 in the quarterfinals of the... Sun, 06 Mar 2011 12:05:29 MST No. 12 DePaul off to 7-0 start in Big East http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700105347/No-12-DePaul-off-to-7-0-start-in-Big-East.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700105347/No-12-DePaul-off-to-7-0-start-in-Big-East.html Doug Bruno has a simple reason for DePaul's incredible start to the season — experience. Sat, 29 Jan 2011 14:10:27 MST Utah Valley latest to lose to unbeaten Bearcats http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700090919/Utah-Valley-latest-to-lose-to-unbeaten-Bearcats.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700090919/Utah-Valley-latest-to-lose-to-unbeaten-Bearcats.html Utah Valley University fell at unbeaten Cincinnati of the Big East Conference, 92-72, on Saturday in front of 5,054 fans at... Sat, 11 Dec 2010 23:42:48 MST Wannstedt out after six seasons as Pitt coach http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700089348/Wannstedt-out-after-six-seasons-as-Pitt-coach.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700089348/Wannstedt-out-after-six-seasons-as-Pitt-coach.html Dave Wannstedt is out as Pitt football coach following a disappointing season in which the Panthers were big favorites to win... Tue, 07 Dec 2010 16:28:11 MST TCU going to Big East Conference http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700086574/TCU-going-to-Big-East-Conference.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700086574/TCU-going-to-Big-East-Conference.html TCU is moving to the Big East Conference, where the Horned Frogs won't have to worry about busting the BCS to play for a... Mon, 29 Nov 2010 20:54:01 MST TCU going to Big East Conference http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700086725/TCU-going-to-Big-East-Conference.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700086725/TCU-going-to-Big-East-Conference.html TCU is moving to the Big East Conference, where the Horned Frogs won't have to worry about busting the BCS to play for a... Mon, 29 Nov 2010 17:00:53 MST Horrible Heinz: Chewed-up turf awaits W.Va., Pitt http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700085391/Horrible-Heinz-Chewed-up-turf-awaits-WVa-Pitt.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700085391/Horrible-Heinz-Chewed-up-turf-awaits-WVa-Pitt.html Several Oakland Raiders players called it a sandpit. By the time the West Virginia-Pitt rivalry game kicks off, it might... Wed, 24 Nov 2010 15:35:51 MST