The Big East's nine-bid quest
As the Big East's bubble teams beat one another up, the odds are long for a record haul
Bubble Insider takes a deeper look at the squads -- and conferences -- hanging on the fringes of March Madness.
The question seems to bubble up every year: Can the Big East put a record nine teams into the NCAA tournament? With just a week left in the regular season and as many as 10 Big East teams possibly needing dancing shoes, the question begs a closer look.
For analysis of how the Big East bubble breaks down and what each team must do to get into the NCAA tournament, you must be an ESPN Insider.
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