John Gasaway previews the best teams and players taking the floor for the Big East in 2014-15. The Villanova Wildcats -- defending regular-season Big East champs -- will return all but one and are expected to excel both offensively and defensively.
John Gasaway tracks this season's top teams against the statistical benchmarks of past Final Four teams in order to separate the contenders from the pretenders. The result: Only seven teams are currently setting a national championship pace.
In the wake of one of the wildest Final Fours in history, John Gasaway examines the notion that we've reached parity in college basketball and finds little to suggest we're any closer to it now than in the mid-'80s.