BIG EAST Partners with Red Cross to Raise Money for Hurricane Victims



EAST HARTFORD, Conn. - The BIG EAST Conference is proud to announce it has partnered with the Red Cross at this weekend BIG EAST Women's Soccer Championship held at Rentschler Field on Nov. 2 & 4.


During the Women's Soccer Championship, the league will collect donations on behalf of the American Red Cross to help those families affected by Hurricane Sandy. 100% of the proceeds will go to the Connecticut Chapter of the Red Cross. 


For fans unable to attend the championship, you can make a donation online by clicking this link


The 2012 BIG EAST women's soccer championship begins Friday. The semifinals are set for Nov. 2 at Noon and 2:30 p.m. ET. Both will be televised nationally on the CBS Sports Network. The title game is set for Nov. 4 at Noon and will be televised on the CBS Sports Network, as well as numerous regional sports networks, including SNY. The game also will be streamed live online for free at


In addition, there will be free admission. A full preview on the four teams can be found here.


BIG EAST CHAMPIONSHIP (Semifinal 1, East Hartford, Conn.)   
CBS Sports Network - Noon, ET; Notre Dame vs. Marquette


BIG EAST CHAMPIONSHIP (Semifinal 2, East Hartford, Conn.)
CBS Sports Network - 2:30 p.m.; USF vs. Georgetown


SUNDAY, November 4
BIG EAST CHAMPIONSHIP (Title Game, East Hartford, Conn.)
Noon - BETV/CBS Sports Network