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Big East is big news again, 20 years later

Updated: October 10, 2005, 5:31 PM ET
By Andy Katz | ESPN.com

Editor's note: This is part of a four-day, seven-piece series on college basketball's biggest change agents in the past 20 years and what the future will bring.

The Big East of the 1980s was a bruising league, possessing intimidating players, Hall of Fame coaches and national-title contenders.

Now, 20 years after the Big East was the nation's "it" conference, with three teams making the Final Four in 1985 -- culminating in one of the greatest upsets in the event's history: Villanova ...

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