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Not Half Bad podcast Season 2, Episode 3: picking out the wild cards before they happen

Looking for wild cards in the Big East and American Conference.

Can the onetime Big East rookie of the Year light the way for DePaul out of the Big East cellar?
Can the onetime Big East rookie of the Year light the way for DePaul out of the Big East cellar?
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It's the season for pumpkin patches, pumpkin beers - and the season when Cinderella teams put in the work to move up in their leagues. Which Big East and American Athletic Conference teams - besides St. John's and Rutgers, of course - will challenge for NCAA berths?

Also, Rutgers' trip to and from the Big East; Dave shows his DePaul tattoo; and Marquette's ability to maintain excellence despite ever-changing rosters.

Join Dave of On the Banks and Norman of Rumble in the Garden as they go a little long, chatting about:

  1. 1:00 A quick Big East primer, conference realignment catch-up, and why Rutgers came to the Big East late
  2. 9:35 The membership of the new Big East, post-split
  3. 13:30 The membership of the AAC a/k/a the American
  4. 19:15 Southern Methodist and Houston as wild cards in the American Conference
  5. 24:35 Why Marquette for the top of the Big East? (we apologize for calling Deonte Burton a guard.)
  6. 29:00 Dave LOVES DePaul's potential. He wants to take the program out on a date.
  7. 36:37 But the big question is: Where is Jim Burr?

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