This Week in the Big East - Weekly Overview of NCAA College Basketball's Top Conference
About This Show
The hosts for This Week In The BIG EAST are John Rooke, a well-known BIG EAST play-by-play voice for 27 years and Kevin McNamara, who has covered the BIG EAST for 25 seasons at the Providence Journal and is a columnist for Basketball Times.
Rooke and McNamara give a comprehensive look at the teams, coaches, players and storied tradition of the top basketball conference in America. This Week in the Big East covers all things college basketball at
Butler, Creighton, DePaul, Georgetown, Marquette, Providence, Seton Hall, St. Johns, Villanova, and Xavior.
Most Recent Episode
#TWITBE Ep. 4.3 – Featuring Guests: Marquette head coach Steve Wojciechowski, Former BIG EAST Commissioner Mike Tranghese and FOX Sports College Basketball Analyst Bill Raftery
3 days ago
This week’s BIG EAST Spotlight shines on Marquette head coach Steve Wojciechowski who discusses his team’s performance this season including stellar play of sharp shooters Markus Howard, Andrew Rowsey and Sam Hauser. The BIG EAST Focus lens zeroes in on former BIG EAST Commissioner Mike Tranghese, who helped BIG EAST founder Dave Gavitt start the league. Tranghese shares his views on the current state of BIG EAST basketball and the evolution of the league. “Onions!” The National Perspective comes from FOX Sports College Basketball Analyst Bill Raftery. Raftery summarizes league play thus far in 2018. With No. 1 Villanova back at the top of the BIG EAST standings, are the Wildcats a national championship contender?