Mick Cronin's Bearcats improved to a 25-win season by giving a beating to the Memphis Tigers in Cincinnati on Thursday. Sean Kilpatrick (left) and the other seniors gave the team plenty of optimism heading into the postseason.
CINCINNATI (AP) Darrun Hilliard scored 19 points and No. 6 Villanova clinched the outright Big East championship for the first time in 32 years by holding off undermanned Xavier 77-70 on Thursday night.
Wichita State in the Missouri Valley Conference just plain makes sense. Geographically. Competitively. Logically. But as the roulette wheel that is conference realignment continues to turn, no team is safe.