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Big East Blog | Matt Jordan

Sat, 11/12/2011
Big East Player of the Year Prediction: Jeremy Lamb Jeremy LambHis spaghetti arms look chiseled, and his game is more complete. Dribble-dribble step back jumpers mixed with explosive takes to the rack, Lamb has put together a package that offers primary scoring tools. He scored 30 in Connecticut's...
Sun, 03/13/2011
Player of the Week Kemba Walker Kemba WalkerThe most valuable player from the Big East tournament was guard Kemba Walker, who helped Connecticut knock off four top 20 teams in five days. Walker, who averaged 26 points throughout the week, put on arguably the most impressive stretch of...
Sat, 03/05/2011
Players of the Week Ben HansbroughBen Hansbrough and Tim Abromaitis I haven’t seen a more badass tandem of white guys representing the Irish since The Boondock Saints. The duo combined for 60 points on 16 three pointers in a 21 point beat-down on Villanova- one of those beatings where you...
Fri, 02/25/2011
Player of the Week Marshon Brooks Marshon BrooksBrooks set the all time Big East scoring record Wednesday night, scoring 52 points on 20-28 shooting in a one point loss to the Irish. He was impossible to defend, hitting contested three pointers and off balance fade-aways as if he were practicing...
Sat, 02/19/2011
Player of the Week Kemba Walker Kemba WalkerKemba Walker AKA The One Man Band was up to his old tricks this week, dropping 31 points, 10 assists and 7 rebounds on Georgetown, ending the Hoyas 8 game win streak. He was unstoppable getting to the basket, making it easier for Walker to create...
Sat, 02/12/2011
Player of the Week Dwight Hardy Dwight HardyHardy’s coming off back to back 30 point games, one of which helped the Johnnies knock off their fourth top 13 team this year. Hardy poured in a career high 33 in a rout over Connecticut, knocking down five three pointers and hitting all 8 of his...
Fri, 02/04/2011
Player of the Week Dwight Hardy In what was generally a straight beatdown Sunday afternoon at the Garden, senior guard Dwight Hardy lead the Johnnies to a 93-78 win over Duke, scoring 26 points on 9-13 shooting from the floor. Hardy helped Steve Lavin earn his first true signature win at St....
Fri, 01/28/2011
Player of the Week Ben HansbroughBen Hansbrough, G, Notre Dame Hansbrough put up 28 points, 5 rebounds and 6 assists in a win over Marquette, and followed with a 19 point, 7 assist 4 rebound performance in a win at Pittsburgh. He put the Panthers away with a spin move in the lane and a finish at...
Sat, 01/22/2011
Player of the Week Kemba Walker Kemba WalkerHe's playing like a veteren NBA player who's been sent to the D League. Walker made a few more schools look foolish this week, hanging 31 on DePaul and hitting the game winner in the final seconds to knock off 7th ranked Villanova. It was his second...
Sun, 01/16/2011
Player of the Week Ashton GibbsAshton Gibbs Gibbs' Panthers finished the week 2-0 with impressive wins over Marquette and Georgetown. Scoring 19 and 22 points respectively, Gibbs nailed 10 three pointers in his past two games, raising his percentage from behind the arch to a remarkable 46%....