Big East Tournament 2017: Bracket, Start Date & Full Schedule

The bracket is officially set for the Big East Tournament. The tournament takes place March 8-11. Villanova enters as the top seed followed by Butler.

It has been a good year for the conference with as many as seven teams in the running to make the NCAA Tournament. Villanova not only won the Big East regular season title but is a favorite to land a top seed in the tournament.

Here’s a list of the final seeds along with rundown of the schedule:
1. Villanova
2. Butler
3. Providence
4. Marquette
5. Seton Hall
6. Creighton
7. Xavier
8. St. John’s
9. Georgetown
10. DePaul

Wednesday, March 8
9 Georgetown vs. 8 St. John’s 7 p.m. FS1
10 DePaul vs. 7 Xavier 9:30 p.m. FS1

Thursday, March 9
1 Villanova vs. Georgetown/St. John’s 12 p.m. Eastern FS1
5 Seton Hall vs. 4 Marquette 2:30 p.m. Eastern FS1
2 Butler vs. DePaul/Xavier 7:00 p.m. Eastern FS1
6 Creighton vs. 3 Providence 9:30 p.m. Eastern FS1

Friday, March 10
Semifinal Game 1 6:30 p.m. Eastern FS1
Semifinal Game 2 9:00 p.m. Eastern FS1

Saturday, March 11
Championship 5:30 p.m. Eastern FOX