Big East Conference Basketball Tournament
(Seeds in Parenthesis - All Times Eastern)
From The Sports Network
Site: McGrath Phillips Arena (3,000) -- Chicago, Illinois - First round
Allstate Arena (18,500) -- Rosemont, Illinois - Quarters through Final
Dates: Saturday, March 8th through Tuesday, March 11th
Defending Champion: Notre Dame def. Connecticut, 61-59
Television: FOX Sports 1 (Semifinals and Final)
Saturday, March 8th - First Round
(10) Providence (7-22) vs. (7) Seton Hall (17-12), 5 p.m.
(9) Xavier (8-22) vs. (8) Georgetown (10-20), 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, March 9th - Quarterfinal Round
Providence/Seton Hall winner vs. (2) St. John's (20-9), 1 p.m.
(6) Butler (15-14) vs. (3) Creighton (18-12), 3:30 p.m.
Xavier/Georgetown winner vs. (1) DePaul (24-6), 7 p.m.
(5) Marquette (20-9) vs. (4) Villanova (22-7), 9:30 p.m.
Monday, March 10th - Semifinal Round
Butler/Creighton winner vs. Providence/Seton Hall/St. John's winner, 4 p.m.
Marquette/Villanova winner vs. Xavier/Georgetown/DePaul winner, 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday, March 11th - Championship Game
Final, 9 p.m.
|Past BIG EAST Tournament Winners, Results and Most Valuable Players|
|2013||Notre Dame def. Connecticut, 61-59 (Kayla McBride, Notre Dame)|
|2012||Connecticut def. Notre Dame, 63-54 (Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, Conn)|
|2011||Connecticut def. Notre Dame, 73-64 (Maya Moore, Connecticut)|
|2010||Connecticut def. West Virginia, 60-32 (Kalana Greene, Connecticut)|
|2009||Connecticut def. Louisville, 75-36 (Maya Moore, Connecticut)|
|2008||Connecticut def. Louisville, 65-59 (Charde Houston, Connecticut)|
|2007||Rutgers def. Connecticut, 55-47 (Matee Ajavon, Rutgers)|
|2006||Connecticut def. West Virginia, 50-44 (Ann Strother, Connecticut)|
|2005||Connecticut def. Rutgers, 67-51 (Barbara Turner, Connecticut)|
|2004||Boston College def. Rutgers, 75-57 (Jessalyn Deveny, Boston College)|
|2003||Villanova def. Connecticut, 52-48 (Trish Juhline, Villanova)|
|2002||Connecticut def. Boston College, 96-54 (Asjha Jones, Connecticut)|
|2001||Connecticut def. Notre Dame, 78-76 (Diana Taurasi, Connecticut)|
|2000||Connecticut def. Rutgers, 79-59 (Tamika Williams, Connecticut)|
|1999||Connecticut def. Notre Dame, 96-75 (Shea Ralph, Connecticut)|
|1998||Connecticut def. Rutgers, 67-58 (Rita Williams, Connecticut)|
|1997||Connecticut def. Notre Dame, 86-77 (Nykesha Sales, Connecticut)|
|1996||Connecticut def. Notre Dame, 71-54 (Kara Wolters, Connecticut)|
|1995||Connecticut def. Seton Hall, 85-49 (Kara Wolters, Connecticut)|
|1994||Connecticut def. Seton Hall, 77-51 (Rebecca Lobo, Connecticut)|
|1993||Miami-Florida def. Providence, 77-56 (Vicki Plowden, Miami-Florida)|
|1992||Miami-Florida def. Connecticut, 56-47 (Frances Savage, Miami-Florida)|
|1991||Connecticut def. Providence, 79-74 (Meghan Pattyson, Connecticut)|
|1990||Providence def. Connecticut, 82-61 (Andrea Mangum, Providence)|
|1989||Connecticut def. Providence, 84-65 (Kerry Bascom, Connecticut)|
|1988||St. John's def. Syracuse, 74-72 (Sabrina Johnson, St. John's)|
|1987||Villanova def. Boston College, 60-45 (Shelly Pennefather, Villanova)|
|1986||Villanova def. Providence, 71-60 (Shelly Pennefather, Villanova)|
|1985||Syracuse def. Villanova, 57-56 (Janice Long, Syracuse)|
|1984||St. John's def. Seton Hall, 66-46 (Anne Marie McNamee, St. John's)|
|1983||St. John's def. Providence, 74-63 (Debbie Beckford, St. John's)|
03/05 08:52:23 ET
As of March 5, 2014, at 08:53 AM ET