10 players to watch in the Big East tournament


UConn begins play in the Big East tournament tomorrow at noon, when the ninth-seeded Huskies play 16th-seeded DePaul in the opening round at Madison Square Garden.

With the Huskies looking to wrap up a spot in the NCAA tournament — and maybe even reenact some of the magic from last year’s title run — here are 10 players whose performances will play a big role in deciding how things play out.

Click “show caption” and look through the slideshow to see beat writer Kevin Duffy’s rankings, then leave a comment to tell us how you’d rank them.

(And as an added bonus, see how we manged to get a cameo from Charles Okwandu into the slideshow).

Ben Doody