2020 ScheduleAll times ET

2020 Schedule
4th in Big East
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13dJeff Borzello

Big East assistants form social justice coalition

A coalition called Coaches for Action, intended to raise awareness and generate initiatives to fight social injustices, was formed by 21 minority Big East assistant basketball coaches.

4d

Courtside: Rick Pitino talks to the guys about coaching in Greece, returning to college hoops

Rick Pitino returns to America from Greece to coach at Iona. He joins Seth Greenberg and Dan Dakich to talk about his biggest career regrets, his exit from Louisville, being inspired by Brett Brown to coach in Greece, his experiences in the EuroLeague (12:14), why he shouldn't have been president of the Celtics, his plans for the Gaels (24:07) and what advice his son gave him on returning to college basketball (36:21).

4d

Courtside: Greenberg and Dakich chat with Dayton HC Anthony Grant

Seth Greenberg and Dan Dakich tip off the podcast discussing UCLA's seven-game winning streak, a surging Wisconsin, why they're impressed with Virginia and why they think Duke is going backward. Then, Dayton head coach Anthony Grant joins the program (17:17) to talk about his team's chemistry, Obi Toppin's journey, coaching under Billy Donovan and if he pays attention to his own team's hype. Later, the guys get into Baylor and Creighton's struggles, going all in on East Tennessee, reconciling Clemson's resume and Sean Miller seemingly getting tossed intentionally (31:37).

4d

ESPN Daily: Who's dominant if not Duke?

Men's college basketball is in a state of flux this season, with regular powerhouses like Duke suffering upsets and falling in the rankings, and names like Dayton and San Diego State showing up as contenders. Just a few weeks away from Selection Sunday, ESPN senior college basketball reporter Myron Medcalf breaks down the biggest stories and surprises in men's college basketball.

4d

Courtside: Maryland HC Mark Turgeon on Cowan's consistency, Smith's transformation

Seth Greenberg and Dan Dakich tip off the podcast discussing how the Final Four is any team's to take, every year. Then they welcome Maryland head coach Mark Turgeon to the show to discuss Anthony Cowan's consistency, Jalen Smith's transformation, his unofficial assistant Scott Van Pelt and College GameDay coming to College Park (11:24). Later, the guys get into Kentucky stalling out on offense, how Memphis bungled the James Wiseman situation, West Coast hoops, and they pick a few games (26:36).

Diallo surges to the rim, powering Providence past Seton Hall (0:21)
141d
Reeves slithers to the rim for the Providence bucket (0:19)
141d
162d

No. 9 Villanova holds off Providence 64-60

Collin Gillespie grabbed a rebound and found Jeremiah Robinson-Earl on the fast break for a dunk to turn back a Providence rally with 55 seconds left and No. 9 Villanova held on to beat the Friars 64-60 on Saturday.

Team Stats

Points Per Game71.4Tied-185th
Rebounds Per Game37.899th
Assists Per Game14.4Tied-96th
Points Allowed66.2

Tournament History

Final Fours2
Tournament Record15-20
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances19