BE&B Predictions: January 10

Hello! After a long hiatus, I have returned with this edition of Big East and Beyond Predictions! There is a slate of four games today that each member of our staff made a pick. In the first game of the day the Georgetown Hoyas take on the Providence Friars at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center. Both…

Would You Rather: Big East vs. Atlantic 10

Post by Buzz- Many in the college basketball world have started comparing the Big East to the Atlantic 10 this year. The Big East raided the A10 for two of its top teams this year in Butler and Xavier, but the A10 has still managed to stay relevant this year on the national stage. But…

What to Watch: February 5th and 6th

– Posted by Zurg –   With no Big East games on the docket until Friday night, what can you watch until then to get your college basketball fix? In just six weeks, you are going to have your NCAA Tournament bracket to fill out, so we’ll point you in the right direction on how…

Hind Sight: Non-Conference Play

One thing that has always intrigued me when it comes to college basketball and the media in general, is how people jump to such bold conclusions early on in conference play. If team A loses to team B in the first week of the season it is automatically hailed a “bad loss” when neither team…

The Beyond Section: How Good is Tyler Ennis?

– Posted by Zurg – If you didn’t know who Tyler Ennis was before yesterday’s instant classic between Syracuse and Duke, you do now. The freshman point guard (14 points, 9 assists) showed incredible poise in the Orange’s 91-89 overtime victory. CJ Fair’s 28 points certainly helped, but Ennis handled everything thrown at him and…

Wanted: College Basketball Degenerates

You can call me Buzz. Not because of the coach, but because of the super cool space ranger Buzz Lightyear. Up until this point all of the other posts have been written by my compadre Zurg. (Yes, it is ironic being that Zurg and Buzz are arch enemies for all you Toy Story aficionados.) Anyway,…