Forget the triple header at the Garden. It's time for the Massachusetts Big 6.
It was assumed for quite some time that Syracuse and Pittsburgh would find a way to extricate themselves from the Big East a year early in order to join the ACC in time for the 2013-14 season. Now we can forecast Boston College's future schedules.
Boston University forward Jake O'Brien, will reportedly visit Temple, Boston College and Providence this week. The 6-foot-9, 220-pounder has one year of eligibility remaining and is eligible to play right away as a graduate student.
Previewing Saturday's Boston College basketball as they host the cross-town Boston University Terriers.
The Battle for Comm Ave. between Boston College and Boston University gets its own weekend this fall.