Dave Gavitt's vision -- a Northeast alliance of basketball schools called the Big East -- came to life at Madison Square Garden.
Continuing Insider's series, Jay Bilas ranks the 2012-13 Big East, with the Louisville Cardinals at No. 1.
In King's Court, Jason King takes a look at who's in a zone, who's in a funk and everything else that is making news in college basketball.
The top programs in the Big East flexed their muscle on the recruiting trail.