Saturday, December 1, 2012
Setting up Saturday's Big East slate
By Matt Fortuna
We're back. One last time, for two more games, both of which have serious postseason implications.
It's been a whirlwind year for the Big East, something many can attest to during these last couple of weeks, and today the regular season comes to an end.
Cincinnati looks to join Louisville, Rutgers and Syracuse for a share of the conference crown today. The UConn team standing in its way is looking to extend its season to bowl play for the first time in two years under Paul Pasqualoni. Pitt will try to do to the same in Tampa, Fla., while USF plays for pride in a season that was derailed early on by upsets and injuries.
You can follow along for game updates on Twitter throughout the day. Breaking news and injury updates will be right here in the blog, along with postgame recaps.
Andrea and I, again, picked the same teams this week. (Sorry. You'd think one of us would've known better with Rutgers by now.) What to watch is here.
Here's one last look at today's lineup, with material from this week to get you all caught up: