Wednesday March 11th, 2015

2015 Big East tournament

The 2015 Big East tournament will be held at Madison Square Garden in New York City from March 11-14. The tournament has taken place in Madison Square Garden every year since 1983. Defending champion Providence returns as the No. 4 seed.

Georgetown and Connecticut both have won the Big East tournament seven times, while St. John’s has won the event three times.

All 10 of the league's teams will participate in this year's tournament, with Villanova and Georgetown earning first-round byes as the top two seeds.

How to watch

Details for the 2015 Big East tournament

Dates: March 11-14

Format: Single elimination

Location: Madison Square Garden, New York, NY

TV coverage: Fox Sports 1

Live stream: You can live stream the Big East tournament here

Defending champion: Providence

You can view an updated Big East tournament bracket here.

First Round
March 11

Game 1: No. 9 Marquette def. No. 8 Seton Hall, 78-63

Game 2: No. 10 Creighton def. No. 7 DePaul, 78-56

March 12

Game 3: No. 1 Villanova def. No. 9 Marquette, 84-49

Game 4: No. 4 Providence def. No. 5 St. John’s, 74-57

Game 5: No. 2 Georgetown def. No. 10 Creighton, 60-55

Game 6: No. 6 Xavier def. No. 3 Butler, 67-61

March 13

Game 7:  No. 1 Villanova def. No. 4 Providence, 63-61

Game 8: No. 6 Xavier def. No. 2 Georgetown, 65-63

March 14

No. 1 Villanova def. No. 6 Xavier, 69-52

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