Big East Basketball Power Rankings (2/28/11)

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The college basketball regular season is coming to an end but there is still plenty of jockeying for position in the Big East standings heading into the conference tournament.  And as it stands, 11 teams figure to make the NCAA Tournament.  Here are my updated Big East Power Rankings.

By: David Kay

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Big East Basketball Power Rankings (2/21/11)

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The Big East remains a crazy, wild, unpredictable basketball conference.  The top three teams all lost this past week and DePaul actually won a league game.  No, seriously.  Here are my updated Big East Power Rankings and be sure to check out my latest bracketology to see how many conference teams I have making the NCAA Tournament.

By: David Kay

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DePaul Wins a Big East Road Game! Huzzah and Hallelujah!

The reign of terror is over! 25 game conference losing streak no more! The DePaul Blue Demons have actually won a Big East game. And a road game for the first time in 31 tries. What a joyous night this is for Chicago college basketball.

The world was a very different place in 2008, the last time the Demons won on the road- Jerry Wainwright was coach, cell phone calls not text messaging was the dominant form of communication, a lot of people, but not everybody had a Twitter account, a ton of people were on Facebook, but not every single person, and some people still had telephone land lines.

But today is historical, as the Demons beat Providence 79-76 at the Dunkin Donuts Center. Yes, one of the most horribly named arenas in all of sport is witness to this moment.

Here are some highlights to the Twitterverse reacting to this win:
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