After having 11 teams entered this season, the Big East is down to two remaining hopefuls. Just Marquette and Connecticut remain in the NCAA Tournament after Notre Dame and Pittsburgh were upset victims this weekend.
The Big East once again finds itself in the uncomfortable position of trying to prove itself against the big boys. For years now, the critics call the Big East the bottom feeders of the BCS. Some even say the Big East should lose it's automatic BCS bid.