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  • Big East Preview Part 3; Preseason Picks

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    PRESEASON COACHES’ POLL 1. UConn
    2. Louisville
    3. Pittsburgh
    4. Notre Dame
    5. Villanova
    6. Marquette
    7. Georgetown
    8. Syracuse
    9. West Virginia
    10. Providence
    11. Cincinnati
    12. Rutgers
    13. Seton Hall
    14. St. John’s
    15. DePaul
    16. USF

    PRESEASON PLAYER OF THE YEAR
    Luke Harangody, Notre Dame

    PRESEASON CO-ROOKIES OF THE YEAR
    Greg Monroe, Georgetown
    Samardo Samuels, Louisville

    PRESEASON ALL BIG-EAST TEAM
    Luke Harangody, Notre Dame
    Deonta Vaughn, Cincinnati
    AJ Price, UConn
    Hasheem Thabeet, UConn
    DaJuan Summers, Georgetown
    Terrence Williams, Louisville
    Jerel McNeal, Marquette
    Kyle McAlarney, Notre Dame
    Sam Young, Pittsburgh
    Jonny Flynn, Syracuse
    Scottie Reynolds, Villanova

    HONORABLE MENTION
    Jeff Adrien, UConn
    Earl Clark, Louisville
    Dominic James, Marquette

    2008-09 KEY NON-CONFERENCE GAMES

    11/24 – Syracuse vs. Florida

    12/6 – Notre Dame vs. Ohio State

    12/9 – Villanova vs. Texas (at MSG)

    12/9 – West Virginia vs. Davidson (MSG)

    12/13 – DePaul vs. UCLA

    12/13 – Memphis at Georgetown

    12/16 – Marquette at Tennessee

    12/20 – UConn vs. Gonzaga

    12/28 – Rutgers at North Carolina

    1/17 – Georgetown at Duke

    2/7 – Notre Dame at UCLA

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    Adam Zagoria is a Basketball Insider who covers basketball at all levels. A contributor to The New York Times and SportsNet New York (SNY), he is also the author of two books and is an award-winning journalist and filmmaker. His articles have appeared in ESPN The Magazine, SLAM, Sheridan Hoops, Basketball Times and in newspapers nationwide. He also won an Emmy award for his work on the SNY mini-documentary on Syracuse guard Tyus Battle. A veteran Ultimate Frisbee player, he has competed in numerous National and World Championships and, perhaps more importantly, his teams won the Westchester Summer League (WSL) championships in 2011 and 2013. He lives in Manhattan with his wife and children.

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