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ESPN Report: Catholic Seven to leave in 2013, take Big East name

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The seven Catholic Big East schools will form their own league beginning next fall and will retain the Big East name, according to an ESPN Report Thursday. Big East presidents and athletic directors will meet in Atlanta Friday to discuss the terms of the imminent split, multiple outlets reported. Mark Blaudschun of AJerseyGuy.com reported that […] [Read More]
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Dissecting the plays that doomed UConn…

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Here’s what went wrong for UConn in the final minutes of Wednesday’s 79-78 double overtime thriller against Georgetown. FIRST OVERTIME 0:05—After DeAndre Daniels blocks Otto Porter’s turnaround, Ryan Boatright catches the ball with 5.5 seconds remaining. At 2.7, he’s at halfcourt with wide-open Daniels sprinting down the middle of the floor. With 2.2, Daniels is […] [Read More]
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Notes/Quotes from Georgetown: “This was a very, very, very, very emotional game.”

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A lethargic first half turned into the wildest game of UConn’s truly insane season. The Huskies stormed back from a 12-point deficit with 4:36 remaining in regulation. Then Georgetown, trailing 78-71 with 2:03 left in the second overtime, scored eight unanswered points — the final two on an Otto Porter layup with 9.5 seconds remaining […] [Read More]
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