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SBN Blogger Big East Conference Awards

Doug and Villanova take home the hardware.


Thanks to Mike at VUHoops, the SBN Blogger Big East Conference Awards were handed out today. No surprise for the premier awards, but a few interesting differences from the official All-Big East team (notably that this one has five players, as all All-Whatever teams should...). Votes, out of twelve total, in parentheses.

Player of the Year: Doug McDermott- Creighton (12)

All Conference 1st Team
  • McDermott (12)
  • James Bell- Villanova (11)
  • Bryce Cotton- Providence (11)
  • Semaj Criston- Xavier (9)
  • Fuquan Edwin- Seton Hall (7)
All Conference 2nd Team
  • D'Angelo Harrison- St. John's (6)
  • Davante Gardner- Marquette (5)
  • JayVaughn Pinkston- Villanova (5)
  • Markel Starks- Georgtown (4)
  • Darrun Hilliard- Villanova (3)
  • D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera- Georgetown (3)
Coach of the Year: Jay Wright- Villanova (9)
Chris Mack- Xavier(2)
Greg McDermott- Creighton (1)

Freshman of the Year: Billy Garrett, Jr.- DePaul (5)
Rysheed Jordan- St. John's (4)
Josh Hart- Villanova (3)

Participating Voters


Brewtown Andy

Brad D.
Joel D.

Casual Hoya


Chris Lane
Ryan S.
Tyler Ricky Tynes
Kevin Pulsifier