In yet another blow to the relevancy of the Big East, Commissioner John Marinatto resigned from his position this morning.

After losing charter member Syracuse, Pittsburgh and West Virginia this year, Marinatto was on the hot seat to as the Big East was losing its ground as a top conference in the NCAA.

And many on Twitter are wondering why it took so long

 

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