big east

after the news of the five teams leaving for the big east we have beaten marquette twice now. why didnt they take us considering we are in the EAST, and obviously better, and on the way up.

We are not a Catholic University

Marquette had Dwayne Wade at the time and looked like a rising program. DePaul and Marquette wanted to stick together and with Notre Dame in the conference, it gave them some clout. The Chicago TV market was important to that league.