Big East Post-Season Awards

By: David Kay

The Big East regular season has come to an end.  As has been the case in recent history, the conference was once again highly entertaining and probably the most competitive in the country.  Now it is time to hand out some post-season awards.

A couple things to note; last year the All-Big East First Team was compiled of six players so I am rolling with that idea this time around.  I know the Big East does an All-Freshman Team but since this was a bit of a down year for frosh in the conference, I am turning this into an “All-Rookie Team” due to the influx of talented transfers this season.

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Buzz Williams should be Big East Coach of the Year

By: David Kay

It is hard to argue against Syracuse’s Jim Boeheim for not only Big East Coach of the Year, but also National Coach of the Year.  Syracuse is the #1 ranked team in the country after not even being included in the pre-season Top 25 due to the losses of starters Jonny Flynn, Eric Devendorf, and Paul Harris.  This may sound like pure homering, but Buzz Williams deserves to be the Big East Coach of the Year.
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