Doug McDermott proved once again why he is one of the most lethal players in college basketball as he registered 33 points and 15 rebounds to help No. 23 Creighton stay unbeaten with an 82-72 win over Tulsa on Saturday.
The new Big East has a leg up on other basketball leagues that don’t have major college football. That’s clear. Georgetown, Villanova, Marquette, St. John’s and even Butler and Xavier are established basketball brands.
The resumes of the league's coaches, though, may be a bit lacking compared to the ACC, Big Ten and Big 12.
The Big East will be a new league with an old name. One of the big storylines for the 2013-14 season will be the new Big East, an amalgam of the so-called Catholic 7, two Atlantic 10 teams and one Missouri Valley powerhouse.
The NCAA Tournament has moved into the weekend where tickets to the Sweet 16 will be punched. Now that we’re into the Sunday's slate of games, hopefully you don't have to sneak away from work to catch the action.
Here’s everything you need to know for Sunday’s games, including the TV schedule, the network, announcers, predictions and bits of knowledge for all eight games to finish off the weekend.