Notre Dame senior forward Luke Harangody has
joined Georgetown great Patrick Ewing as the only players to be
chosen Big East preseason player of the year more than once.
The 6-foot-8 Harangody was picked today by the league's coaches.
He was the Big East player of the year as a sophomore and was the
preseason choice last season.
Ewing was the preseason choice of the coaches three times, the
last as a senior in 1984-85.
Villanova was the pick in the preseason poll with West Virginia
second and Connecticut third. They were the only schools to receive
first-place votes from the 16 coaches.
Louisville was fourth followed by Georgetown, Syracuse,
Cincinnati, Notre Dame, Pittsburgh, Seton Hall, St. John's,
Marquette, Providence, South Florida, Rutgers and DePaul.