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BIG EAST Championship Returns to Madison Square Garden

Feb 11th 2014

The BIG EAST is almost here and we can’t wait!

New York’s Hotel Pennsylvania is gearing up for the BIG EAST Championship to be held directly across the street at Madison Square Garden. From March 12-15, 2014 10 teams will battle it out on the court in one of college athletics’ premier events. Every year ‘March Madness’ sweeps the nation and fans of college ball become enthralled in the championship tournaments.

The BIG EAST conference championship for men’s college basketball determines which team will win the automatic bid to the NCAA Men’s Division Basketball Championship.

Teams included in the conference will include:

  • Butler Bulldogs
  • Creighton Bluejays
  • DePaul Blue Demons
  • Georgetown Hoyas
  • Marquette Golden Eagles
  • Providence Friars
  • Seton Hall Pirates
  • St. John’s Red Storm
  • Villanova Wildcats
  • Xavier Musketeers

As the host hotel for all teams, fans, and media outlets, New York’s Hotel Pennsylvania will be offering attendees affordable hotel rates at an unbeatable location with added value and perks.

Millions of Americans tune in each year to cheer on their favorite teams, who will you be cheering for? For more information click here to visit our BIG EAST page.