SNY Starts Big East Tournament Coverage With Preview


SNY will tip off its multi-platform coverage of the men's Big East basketball tournament on Monday night.
The regional sports network, the cable home to Major League Baseball's New York Mets, will air a tournament preview show on March 7 at 9:30 p.m. The show will feature exclusive interviews with coaches, key match-ups, player profiles and team-by-team breakdowns. It will also showcase in-depth analysis from a panel of experts. including former St. John's Red Storm head coach Norm Roberts, former Providence head coach Tim Welsh and host Gary Apple.
Moreover, SNY, which televised a quartet of women's Big East second-round tourney games on March 5, will provide live in-depth, nightly coverage throughout the men's tourney from March 8-12 at 11:30 p.m. (ET), with its Big East Nightly show presented by Samuel Adams. Fans can tune-in each night for post-game reaction, press conferences and exclusive interviews with players and coaches from around the conference. Apple will serve as host, joined by analysts, coaches and reporters covering the event.
For up-to-the-minute information about the Big East Tournament, fans can log onto which will provide coverage with game highlights, press conferences and interviews. Big East Insider Adam Zagoria will pen his popular throughout the 16-team tournament.