Fox Sports (NWS, NWSA) is expected to announce later today that it landed the rights to the new...

|By:, SA News Editor

Fox Sports (NWS, NWSA) is expected to announce later today that it landed the rights to the new Big East basketball conference. The deal provides a nice programming boost for the new Fox Sports 1 channel and gives ESPN something to think about. It's anticipated Madison Square Garden (MSG) will pick up some regional coverage of the new Catholic-heavy conference.