Can Creighton Make A Big East Tourney Run?
Mar 4, 2021The uneven and unpredictable Big East women’s basketball season comes to a conclusion this week with the conference tournament set to begin on Friday. Some teams (UConn, Marquette and Butler) played an 18-game conference schedule. Another, Xavier, played just 10. Everyone else landed somewhere in between.
Big East Women's Notes: UConn's Emphatic Response To Their First Loss
Feb 3, 2021After opening the season a perfect 10-0, [team:Connecticut] was upset by #19 Arkansas, 90-87 last week. UConn trailed by 10 entering the fourth quarter, but pulled ahead on an Evian Westbrook three-pointer with 5:30 remaining.
The Six Most Important Games Remaining In The Big East
Jan 28, 2021For most teams in the Big East, the halfway point in the season is fast approaching. Connecticut is dominating, DePaul is solid and three other teams are trying to make their way to the NCAA Tournament. There are no guarantees with the schedule this year, but let’s look at some of the most consequential games remaining on the calendar:
Big East Women's Notes: Can the Big East Get 5 Tourney Teams?
Jan 26, 2021Each week, the Big East’s representation in the AP Top 25 has remained mostly static. Yes, [team:Connecticut] and [team:DePaul] have moved up and down a spot here or there, but there has been no major movement from either team and no signals that another conference team can break into the poll.
Ranking The Women's Big East Teams
Jan 21, 2021Some Big East teams have played 10 games this season. Others have managed to get in just five.
Big East Women's Notes: Dynamic Backcourt Forming At Seton Hall
Jan 19, 2021It was a light slate of games last week in the [category:Big East] as several programs were on pause because of COVID-19 protocols. But there were still some notable performances including the emergence of a transfer who will make an impact this season.
One Stat To Explain Each Big East Team
Jan 14, 2021With all the postponements, cancelations, and programs on pause, it's difficult to say exactly where we are in the Big East season. Some programs have played a robust schedule, others are just getting started. But it's not too early to dig into the stats and try to make sense of where each team sits in the standings.
Big East Women's Notes: Can St. John's Close The Gap?
Jan 12, 2021The women's basketball season continues to be hampered by postponements. Last week, UConn's showdown with Baylor was called off after Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey tested positive for COVID-19.
The 4 Biggest Surprises In The Big East
Jan 8, 2021[team:Connecticut]'s dominance was expected, as was the individual brilliance of [team:Villanova]’s Maddy Siegrist. But the first month of Big East women's basketball has had some surprises. Here are four of the biggest:
Big East Women's Notes: Can DePaul Slow Down UConn's Big East Return?
Dec 28, 2020The number of unbeaten teams in the Big East is down to three, with UConn flexing their muscles last week against Villanova. Here's a look at last week’s takeaways and what to watch for this week:
Big East Women's Notes: DePaul Claims Signature Win, 'Nova/UConn Clash
Dec 22, 2020It's a shortened week in Big East women's basketball with one set of games on Tuesday before teams go quiet until after Christmas. Here's a look at last week’s takeaways and what to watch for this week:
Big East Women's Notes: Lott Sparkles, 'Nova Undefeated, UConn Debuts
Dec 15, 2020Just over half of the Big East has started conference play, but that’s about to change this week with the remaining teams getting their feet wet against conference foes. Here’s what to watch for across the conference.
Maddy Siegrist, Villanova Head To St. John's For Big East Battle
Dec 5, 2020After three games, there’s no sign of a sophomore slump for Maddy Siegrist.