Big East Blog | Matt Harvey

Sat, 02/24/2018
Player of the Week Kelan Martin, F, Senior, Butler Bulldogs Kelan MartinMartin, who has only gotten better as Big East conference play has progressed, has Butler at the apex of their season. Martin, averaging 20.9 points and 6.4 rebounds per game, has been the prime facilitator of vaulting The...
Sat, 02/17/2018
Player of the Week Trevon Bluiett, G, Senior, Xavier Musketeers Trevon BluiettWhat a last week and a half for Xavier. With Villanova losing two of their last three conference games, the Musketeers (24-3, 12-2) have now jumped the Wildcats with a 1.5 game lead in the Big East for first place....
Sun, 02/11/2018
Player of the Week Shamorie Ponds, G, Sophomore, St. John’s Red Storm Shamorie PondsWhat a week for Ponds and the Red Storm. For the whole season, St. John’s couldn’t’ catch a break. Chris Mullin’s squad started out conference play 0-11 and lost the season series to...
Fri, 02/02/2018
Player of the Week Tyler Wideman, F, Senior, Butler Bulldogs Tyler WidemanWideman came up huge for the Bulldogs in their convincing 92-72 victory over Marquette on the road on Wednesday. Wideman, who only averages around 20 minutes, five rebounds and around nine points per contest coming in,...
Sun, 01/28/2018
Player of the Week Eli Cain, G, Junior, DePaul Blue Demons Eli CainFinally, DePaul gets on the positive side of the blog this week and Eli Cain earned it. Cain had one of the biggest shots in all Big East play this season on Wednesday against Georgetown. In a thriller and heated competitive...
Wed, 01/24/2018
Player of the Week Jalen Brunson, G, Junior, Villanova Wildcats Jalen BrunsonIt’s amazing that just now, this deep into the season that Brunson gets the recognition of Player of the Week, but it’s time. Arguably the Big East’s best player and leading man for conference Player of...
Tue, 01/16/2018
Player of the Week Angel Delgado, C, Senior, Seton Hall Pirates Angel DelgadoDelgado was a first-team Big East and last season and for right reason, establishing himself as one of college basketball’s top big men. He had carried that over into this season and since the start of Big East...
Mon, 01/08/2018
Player of the Week Markus Howard, G, Sophomore, Marquette Golden Eagles Markus HowardNo surprise here for the Player of the Week, which goes to one of the best shooters in the country. Howard went off on Wednesday for 52 points on 17-29 shooting and knocking down 11 three-pointers in the Golden...
Tue, 01/02/2018
Conference play has begun and this is the second most important time of the basketball season: Big East play. Villanova suffered their first loss of the season to a gritty Butler team and has Xavier right on their tail. There are several other teams playing well and vying for a top spot by the...
Tue, 12/26/2017
Big East Blog: Week 6 (12/16 – 12/22) Player of the Week Rodney Bullock, F, Senior, Providence Friars Rodney BullockThe 6’8”, 225-pound senior forward for Providence had been playing like the rest of the team until this week: inconsistent and shaky. Some games he went off and...