Men's Basketball Minute: Cincinnati, Georgetown, Notre Dame, St. John's Are Wednesday Winners

 

Eight BIG EAST teams were in action Wednesday as the four homestanding clubs came away with victories. St. John's moved into sole possession of third place in the league standings with a 79-74 overtime win against DePaul, while Cincinnati, Georgetown and Notre Dame all improved to 5-3 in BIG EAST play.
 
Only one game is listed on Thursday's schedule as Connecticut visits Providence for a 7 p.m. matchup on ESPN2. Providence has won five of the last seven meetings between the New England rivals, while the Huskies look for their first win at the Dunkin Donuts Center since Jan. 28, 2006.
 

 

Upcoming Schedule

Thursday, January 31

CONNECTICUT at PROVIDENCE - ESPN2.............. 7:00

 

Friday, February 1

No games scheduled

 

Saturday, February 2

CINCINNATI at SETON HALL - ESPNU......... 11:00 a.m.

SYRACUSE at PITTSBURGH - ESPN..................... Noon

NOTRE DAME at DE PAUL - ESPN2...................... 2:00

ST. JOHN'S at GEORGETOWN - CBS.................... 4:00

 

Sunday, February 3

PROVIDENCE at VILLANOVA - BEN/SNY.............. Noon

MARQUETTE at LOUISVILLE - ESPN..................... 2:00

USF at CONNECTICUT - BEN/SNY........................ 2:00

 

 

All times Eastern

BEN - BIG EAST Network (check BigEast.org for local listings)