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2017 Schedule
4-1, 1st in Big East

Big East stars rank among nation's best

Villanova's Josh Hart and Kris Jenkins join Xavier's Edmond Sumner and Trevon Bluiett as Big East representatives on our #CBBRank top-100 list. Who else from the Big East made the cut? #CBBRank

Villanova expected to rule Big East

The defending champs are picked by Eamonn Brennan to win the Big East again, followed closely by Xavier for the second straight year. Conference races (Insider)

Jeff Goodman ESPN Insider 

Big East released its preseason poll: Villanova receives 9 of 10 first-place votes and the defending national champs are picked to win the Big East again. 2) Xavier (with one first place vote) 3. Creighton T4. Georgetown T4. Seton Hall 6. Butler 7. Marquette 8. St. John's 9. Providence 10. DePaul

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212dJohn Gasaway

The 10 best offensive showings of the past decade

Villanova's scoring barrages in the NCAA tournament were nearly off the charts and rival the best outings of the past decade, including blowouts by Ohio State, Syracuse and, yes, even DePaul.

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Champ Nova to open Gavitt Games vs. Purdue

The second annual Gavitt Tipoff Games, eight games between members of the Big East and Big Ten to be played Nov. 14-18, will feature Villanova at Purdue in the opener.

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Smith-Rivera leads Georgetown over DePaul, 70-53

D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera scored 15 of his 20 points in the second half and Georgetown pulled away from DePaul for a 70-53 victory Wednesday night in the first round of the Big East Tournament.

Team Stats

Points Per Game71.8234th
Rebounds Per Game32.0Tied-329th
Assists Per Game13.2Tied-208th
Points Allowed67.6100th

Tournament History

Final Fours2
Tournament Record21-25
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances22