Big East Season Preview

Friars, Canes will tangle in December

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Providence and Miami will look to close the beginning portion of their schedules with an important nonconference win.

Davis looks to be back court catalyst for Xavier

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Entering into his senior season, Dee Davis will look to be the impetus on the perimeter for Xavier this season. As he will lead the charge to build off last season's gritty success.

Arcidiacono must deviate from prior 'Nova PGs

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In order to have success this season, Ryan Arcidiacono must become the type of point guard seldom seen in the Jay Wright era.

An early Look at the Crosstown Shootout

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What happens when we ask a UC blog some questions? A brawl happens. Actually a brawl does not happen, a very cooperative Q&A happens........

An Early Look At: Seton Hall vs. Georgia

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The Pirates travel to Athens in late December to take on the Bulldogs of Georgia. We dive in right now to take a look at the possible factors that could determine this matchup.

Chris Obekpa Looks to Return St. John's to the Top

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After another season in which St. John's wasn't able to make the NCAA Tournament, the Johnnies and Chris Obekpa have their eyes set on success at an auspicious time for them.

Butler @ Tennessee tip-off time, TV network announced

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There you have it. The December 14 contest in Knoxville will tip off at 2 PM ET and be shown nationally on ESPNU.

An Early Look at Wisconsin, featuring B5Q

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In likely Marquette’s most difficult game on the schedule, the Golden Eagles take on the Wisconsin Badgers. Sean Saint Jacques caught up with Sam Brief from Bucky’s 5th Quarter to give us an early...

Charles McKinney rallies his team

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Charles McKinney will be looked to as a leader on the court and in the locker room as the Blue Demons look ahead in 2014-2015.

Big East schedule "at least a week away"

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We have to imagine that this has a lot to do with the numerous NBA/NHL arenas used by Big East teams. Be patient, Big East fans.

Profiling Roosevelt Jones

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After missing all of 2013-2014 with an injury, Jones should be a vital part of Butler's 2014-2015 plan

Ranking Butler's Non-Conference Games

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Robert O'Neill looks at the Butler Bulldogs non-conference schedule; the toughest in the Big East.

Ranking Marquette's nonconference matchups

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Jeremy Schrank ranks the nonconference matchups that the Marquette Golden Eagles will have this coming season, including high-profile encounters with an in-state rival and two big time Big Ten foes.

Ranking DePaul's 2014 Non-Conference Matchups

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After a few unsuccessful seasons, DePaul looks to make an impact early on in 2014 with their non-conference games. How tough are the teams that the Blue Devils will face?

The importance of the 2014 season for Steve Lavin

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St. John's head coach Steve Lavin's seat might be a bit hotter if the Red Storm don't improve, so 2014 is a huge, huge year for the Johnnies.

Tre Campbell meets face-to-face with reality

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During Kenner League, reality settled in for Tre Campbell. Now, he waits for the college season to begin.

Daniel Ochefu looks to break out next season

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If Daniel Ochefu can bring it all together, he has a chance, in 2014-15, to prove why he was a highly regarded recruit out go high school.

Is Chris Mack in his predecessors company?

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If not, what does he have to do to get there?

Ranking Providence's non-conference matchups

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The Friars have a tough schedule out of conference. Let's take a look at which games will be tougher and why for the defending champions.

Little Big Guy: Deonte Burton

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Marquette's Deonte Burton has made a habit out of surpassing expectations, both big and small.

Brandon Miller: Expectations for year 2 and beyond

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Robert O'Neill breaks down what Butler fans should expect from their head coach going forth.

What should Coach Willard expect from the Hall?

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Sean Saint Jacques breaks down how Coach Kevin Willard should handle his young and talented team. It will not be easy, but it could just lead to some exciting times in South Orange?

Purnell may be on the hottest seat in the Big East

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There may not be a coach on a hotter seat in the Big East than DePaul head coach Oliver Purnell.

McKinney, Curington confident in 2014 Blue Demons

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Tyler Freeland sat down with DePaul guards Charles McKinney and R.J. Curington for an inside look on their progress this summer. Both look to fine tune their games as they step into leadership...

Spotlighting Austin Chatman

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Creighton's starting point guard is ready to lead the Bluejays as the only retuning starter in the 2014-2015 season.

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