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  1. Villanova, Michigan, VCU, Oregon to be host schools for Legends C...

    Andy Katz

    Villanova, Michigan, VCU and Oregon will be the four host schools for the Legends Classic at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn next November.

    Story | Conversation | March 11, 2014
  2. 3-point shot: Put priority on natural rivalries

    Andy Katz

    1. Syracuse has done an exceptional job of handling its departure from the Big East as to not alienate any of the former rivals. The Orange have scheduled Villanova and St. John's for next season and likely will get a deal done with Georgetown for ei...

    Blog | September 13, 2013
  3. 3-point shot: NBA deadline looming

    Andy Katz

    1. A number of college stars still have major decisions to make this week on their NBA draft plans and, according to either coaches or family members, the decisions are down to 50-50 for Miami's Shane Larkin, Michigan State's Adreian Payne, Creighton...

    Blog | April 24, 2013
  4. Source -- New Big East to announce additional members in 7-10 day...

    Andy Katz

    The presidents of the Big East's seven Catholic schools met with their athletic directors in New York on Wednesday and will announce new membership for the new Big East within 7-10 days, according to a source.

    Story | Conversation | March 13, 2013
  5. 3-point shot: 16 games for new Big East?

    Andy Katz

    1. At least one coach in the new Big East, filled with the Catholic 7 schools and likely Butler and Xavier, has been told to anticipate a 16-game schedule next season, according to one source with knowledge of the situation. That would force the seve...

    Blog | March 07, 2013
  6. 3-point shot: Realignment nuts and bolts

    Andy Katz

    1. The Catholic 7 plus two or three to form the old/new Big East (you following?) needs to apply for new-conference status by June 1 and the NCAA board of directors has to vote the new league in by Sept. 1 so it could get an automatic qualifying spot...

    Blog | March 01, 2013
  7. Big East, seven Catholic schools hope to split in summer 2014, so...

    Andy Katz

    The Big East is hoping to resolve its divorce with the seven departing Catholic-based basketball schools within the next few weeks in time for a summer 2014 departure, according to a source.

    Story | Conversation | February 08, 2013
  8. 3-point shot: Considering the brackets

    Andy Katz

    1. Resident Bracketologist Joe Lunardi posted his latest projections Wednesday night after Kansas' loss, and he had Arizona as the No. 1 seed in the West and Duke, Indiana and Michigan in the other No. 1 slots. I'm not sure Kansas will get back to th...

    Blog | February 07, 2013
  9. 3-point shot: No hangover for Gonzaga

    Andy Katz

    1. Gonzaga coach Mark Few said on the ESPNU college basketball podcast that Florida coach Billy Donovan called him the day after the Zags lost to Butler. He told Few to tell his team "make sure Butler doesn't beat you twice." It was good advice. Gonz...

    Blog | February 05, 2013
  10. 3-point shot: Big East exit strategy

    Andy Katz

    1. The presidents and athletic directors of the seven Catholic Big East schools (Georgetown, Villanova, Seton Hall, St. John's, Providence, Marquette, DePaul) will meet in early January to start extracting the schools, according to a source. The plan...

    Blog | December 24, 2012
  11. 3-point shot: Schedule maker's nightmare

    Andy Katz

    1. The Big East is going through a number of different scheduling models for 2013-14 and beyond, but the league may need to dance carefully around promoting the "elite" teams too much over the "new rebuilding programs." Big East commissioner Mike Are...

    Blog | December 13, 2012
  12. Atlantic 10 open to adding Big East basketball schools, creating ...

    Andy Katz

    The Atlantic 10 has discussed the possibility of a 21-team basketball league in the event that the changing conference landscape makes high-profile Big East schools available, a source with direct knowledge of the situation told ESPN.com Tuesday.

    Story | Conversation | December 11, 2012
  13. The Drexel Dragons' March Madness hopes likely depend on the CAA ...

    Andy Katz

    For Drexel, there is no guarantee of a March Madness at-large bid. The Dragons know their tournament hopes could come down to winning the CAA tournament, Andy Katz writes.

    Blog | Conversation | November 20, 2012
  14. Villanova Wildcats pass a rough test against Purdue Boilermakers ...

    Andy Katz

    NEW YORK -- Officials Brian O'Connell and Bo Boroski huddled around the monitor. They asked for more replays of a trap on Purdue's D.J. Byrd and the subsequent raised elbow that sent Villanova's Darrun Hilliard flailing back onto the court. The two...

    Blog | Conversation | November 15, 2012
  15. 3-point shot: Filling Jim Calhoun's shoes

    Andy Katz

    1. Villanova's Jay Wright, Notre Dame's Mike Brey and Pitt's Jamie Dixon all said this past week that UConn coach Jim Calhoun was a mentor to them when they got into the Big East. They mentioned how Calhoun essentially indoctrinated them into the lea...

    Blog | September 17, 2012
  16. Villanova Wildcats coach Jay Wright preaches patience -- men's co...

    Andy Katz

    There's no sugarcoating the rebuilding job Jay Wright has ahead of him at Villanova. "It's definitely a challenging time for us," said Wright, whose Wildcats finished with a stunningly pedestrian 13-19 overall record, 5-13 in the Big East. "We've ...

    Blog | Conversation | July 23, 2012