Big East Tournament 2019: Bracket, Schedule & Scores [Updated]

Big East Tournament

The Big East tournament is one of the most followed and talked about events prior to the NCAA tournament, and this year has proven to be no different. The field is loaded with intriguing names, teams with upset and plenty of upset potential across the bracket.

While the Villanova Wildcats enter as the No. 1 seed in the tournament, they’ll have major competition in a push to win their third consecutive Big East title. They’ve also won three of the last four, with the only exception coming in 2016 when the Wildcats fell to Seton Hall in the championship game.

As things currently stand, ESPN’s Joe Lunardi has four teams from the conference making it into the 2019 NCAA Tournament. This includes Marquette currently projected as a Noo. 5 seed, Villanova as a No. 6 seed, Seton Hall pegged to be a 10 and St. John’s an 11. This means a number of other teams have quite a bit of work left to do in order to bolster their resume.

Heading into the Big East tournament, ESPN’s John Gasaway only pegged Marquette and Villanova as locks but cited that Seton Hall should be in. this left St. John’s, Creighton, Georgetown and Xavier needing to bolster their resumes, per Gasaway.

We’re going to take a look at the updated bracket for the Big East tournament which will include updates as the action rolls on. The full schedule is posted below, along with the full bracket throughout the action.

Big East Tournament Schedule 2019

Here is a look at the Big East tournament schedule which will be updated as results come in. All TV information is courtesy of BigEast.com.

DATE
TEAMS
TIME (ET)/TV
Wed., March 13
8 Providence 80 vs. 9 Butler 57 F
7 p.m. FS1
Wed., March 13
7 St. John’s 82 vs. 10 DePaul 74 F
9:30 p.m. FS1
Thurs., March 14
1 Villanova 73 vs. 8 Providence 62 F
12 p.m. FS1
Thurs., March 14
4 Xavier 63 vs. 5 Creighton 61 F
2:30 p.m. FS1
Thurs., March 14
2 Marquette 86 vs. 7 St. John’s 54 F
7 p.m. FS1
Thurs., March 14
3 Seton Hall vs. 6 Georgetown
9:30 p.m. FS1
Fri., March 15
1 Villanova vs. 4 Xavier
6:30 p.m. FS1
Fri., March 15
2 Marquette vs. 3/6 Winner
9 p.m. FS1
Sat., March 16
Winners of Semifinal Matchups
6 p.m. FOX
Big East Tournament Bracket 2019

Here’s a rundown of the Big East tournament schedule based on the final standings, including the outcome of tiebreakers and each team’s path to the championship.

*Note: Bracket will be updated at the mid-way point or end of each day’s action.

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