The Big East tournament will have a touch of a wake to it this week. When games end, there will be plenty of reminiscing about rivalries and talk of what is to come.
There wasn’t an abundance of wild finishes this weekend, but there were some incredible individual performances (see below). Memphis, mentioned in this week’s column, is one of five teams unbeaten in conference; another, Gonzaga, has won its last six games by an average of 24 points.
Syracuse and Ohio State will meet Saturday at the Garden for the right to go to the Final Four.
The Sweet Sixteen and Elite Eight has thousands of fans descending on Causeway Street.
Unseeded Maryland beat top-seeded Syracuse 6-5 to advance in the NCAA lacrosse tournament Sunday.
Boston College beat Syracuse 16-7 on Saturday to win its fifth straight game.
WBZ’s Deb Lawler talks with Syracuse University Professor Robert Thompson about the end of soap opera icon “As The World Turns.”