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Report: Three teams joining Big East next season are Butler, Xavier…Dayton?

Mar 13, 2013, 10:45 AM EDT

Archie Miller AP

According to a report from Lenn Robbins of the New York Post this morning, Butler and Xavier will be joined in the new Big East by Dayton next season.

Robbins goes on to say that both Creighton and St. Louis will join the league in 2014-2015.

This is new. It’s become widely assumed that Butler and Xavier will be in the Big East next year, but most reports have mentioned Creighton as the potential third team to be joining this summer with Dayton and St. Louis coming aboard in 2014.

Robbins also noted that The Conference Formerly Known As The Big East (TCFKATBE for short) is looking to expand as well and is looking at Tulsa as a potential target.

You can find Rob on twitter @RobDauster.

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