Hit the Video Player at right for interviews with these players from Big East Media Day: Devin Ebanks of West Virginia; Edgar Sosa of Louisville; Andy Rautins of Syracuse; Kemba Walker of UConn; Herb Pope of Seton Hall; Deonta Vaughn of Cincinnati; and Luke Harangody of Notre Dame.
“I definitely feel it’s going to be our year to make a run.”
“We’re playing real fast and coach [Pitino] wants us to play that way.”
“We have an opportunity to be a great team..we’re going to be dangerous.”
“Our team is going to be a lot faster so it’s going to be a fun season.”
“Rebounding, rebounding, rebounding.”
—Pope on what he brings to the Pirates
“We’re looking forward to try to win the Big East Tournament.”
“It’s kind of a wide open league. Anybody could make some noise.”
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