The death of the Big East as we know it hit home last week as 14 teams arrived at the World’s Most Famous Arena (Connecticut was ineligible). Next season, the “Catholic 7” will be reportedly joined by Butler, Creighton, and Xavier in a basketball-only conference that has paid to keep the Big East name.
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.
At the final horn, Villanova fans stayed in the stands, and the Wildcats exchanged some casual high fives.
More than 50 vehicles have been caught up in crashes on Interstate 70 as heavy snow and wind move through the Colorado mountains.
Georgetown was hurting due to the lack of snow. Just a month ago the mountain town brought snow guns into town for the holiday season.
One mountain town is showing us just how badly the high country could use a fresh blanket of snow.
Another Colorado ski area has fired up the snowmaking machines.
Because of the long, dry, drought of the last spring and summer Colorado’s annual fall color change in the mountains is happening one to two weeks ahead of schedule.
Since Memorial Day weekend a new zipline has run along Interstate 70 west of Idaho Springs, and officials with the Colorado Department of Transportation say drivers are slowing down to watch.
More communities announced Wednesday the cancelation of public fireworks displays.