The 2010 Big East Tournament kicks off today with a rousing 12pm match-up between the #9 seed South Florida Bulls and #16 seed DePaul Blue Demons. Since this game has direct implications on the Hoyas, we will set-up a game thread for those of you at work that want to follow the game, and/or comment during it. Below are all the matchups for Tuesday:
12pm: #9 USF (19-11, 9-9) vs. #16 DePaul (8-22, 1-17) - ESPN2
2pm: #12 Connecticut (17-14, 7-11) vs. #13 St. John's (16-14, 6-12) - ESPN2
7pm: #10 Seton Hall (18-11, 9-9) vs. #15 Providence (12-18, 4-14) - ESPNU
9pm: #11 Cincinnati (16-14, 7-11) vs. #14 Rutgers (15-16, 5-13) - ESPNU
In the meantime, here are some good primers to get you in the mood:
The Big East Men's Tournament: Best of 30 years - StamfordAdvocate
A look back at some of the best moments from the previous 30 years of Big East tournament action
Basketball Prospectus | This Week at the Garden
Odds of winning the Big East Tournament based on KenPom wizardry.
www.CasualHoya.com: Destroying Office Productivity Since 2009.