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ESPN Report: A-10 open to expansion

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The seven Big East catholic schools are interested in leaving. The Atlantic 10 is interested in expanding. So…? According to ESPN’s Andy Katz, the A-10 has discussed the possibility of a 21-team league should the non-football Big East schools become “free agents.” The A-10, which has already added Butler and Virginia Commonwealth, could take a […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Recruiting roundup: UConn offers Amida Brimah, Kameron Rooks

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After missing out on Noah Vonleh and Brandon Austin, UConn is stuck on two commitments — Kentan Facey and Terrence Samuel — for the class of 2013. Fox Sports national recruiting analyst Evan Daniels said Facey “will give (UConn) some minutes right away.” “From a rebounding, shot-blocking standpoint, he can help them,” Daniels said. “He’s […] [Read More]
Categories: Recruiting

Report: Non-football schools meet with Aresco

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The seven Big East catholic schools — all non-football members — met with league commissioner Mike Aresco Sunday to “express their concern with the direction of the conference,” according to a report confirmed by ESPN.com. From the ESPN story:  Sources said the seven schools discussed a number of options but most importantly wanted to have […] [Read More]
Categories: News

The ConnCast: Napier vs. Price, Kemba vs. Ben Gordon and more

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Sparked by last week’s question regarding the professional careers of Shabazz Napier and A.J. Price, we examine similar scenarios in this week’s ConnCast. The News-Times’ Chris Brodeur and I debate the following topics: Better pro career — Napier or Price? Hasheem Thabeet or Alex Oriakhi? Kemba Walker or Ben Gordon? Andre Drummond or Emeka Okafor? […] [Read More]
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