On Monday, ESPN.com's Joe Lunardi put out his most recent "bracketology" prediction. Of the 68 teams, he predicted 11 teams from the Big East Conference would make the tournament.
Over the past few years, the Big East had been dominant in college basketball, and may have reached its peak of strength this year.
Flip through this slideshow and find out ten reasons why I think it has been able to reach and sustain this dominance.
If you have a reason of your own, or don't agree with one of mine, feel free to post it on the comments section.