Big East News Articles
With this agreement and a previously announced deal with ESPN, the Conference continues its association with two of the most prestigious media organizations in sports, a major milestone in a realignment and rebranding that will culminate in the announcement of a new name later this spring.
- Tuesday, March 26, 2013 11:00:00 AM
All Conference Controlled Games Will Be Televised
- Tuesday, March 19, 2013 12:50:00 PM
Paul Brazeau, who has been NBA Vice President of Basketball Operations since 2001 and has nearly two decades of college basketball experience, has been named Senior Associate Commissioner for Men’s Basketball at The BIG EAST Conference
- Wednesday, October 17, 2012 9:30:00 AM
In his new role, Gavitt will set the strategic direction for and oversee the operation and management of the Division I, II and III men’s basketball championships.
- Thursday, June 28, 2012 4:30:00 PM
Joe Bailey, Interim Commissioner of the BIG EAST Conference, held his first teleconference with the national media Wednesday afternoon, discussing a range of issues relative to the conference and college athletics.
- Wednesday, May 09, 2012 3:15:00 PM
The Tigers will begin competing in the BIG EAST in the 2013-14 academic year.
- Wednesday, February 08, 2012 11:15:00 AM
The BIG EAST Conference will honor the memory of its founder and first commissioner Dave Gavitt with a moment of silence at every school’s first conference home men’s and women's basketball game. Gavitt, who founded the conference in May of 1979, passed away on September 16.
- Wednesday, January 04, 2012 3:00:00 PM
BIG EAST Conference Founder and former Commissioner Dave Gavitt passed away Friday night
- Sunday, September 18, 2011 1:30:00 PM
Leading Specialty Retailer to Serve as Presenting Sponsor of both Men’s and Women’s Tournaments
- Thursday, August 05, 2010 9:00:00 AM
SNY to Feature More Than 300 Hours of Dedicated Huskies Sports Programming. Comcast to expand SNY’s coverage throughout its Connecticut footprint
- Thursday, August 05, 2010 11:00:00 AM
Paul Tagliabue, the Commissioner of the NFL from 1989 until 2006, will serve as a Special Advisor to the BIG EAST Conference to provide strategic advice on future television arrangements and other priority matters, BIG EAST Commissioner John Marinatto announced.
- Wednesday, April 21, 2010 12:00:00 AM