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Is the Big East Heading Toward a Bubble?

For months, college basketball bubbles have been discussed as possibilities for the 2020–21 season and/or the 2021 NCAA tournament. In the Big East, it appears those discussions are real.

“There’s no doubt: The bubble is the answer,” said Villanova coach Jay Wright. “If you want to get where you are sure that you’re going to get all your games in, the bubble’s the answer [and] the medical experts will agree to that. The challenge for us is ... our players and students. They’re not employees so to force someone to go into a bubble is shaky.