Big East Preseason Poll and Awards

Big East Preseason Coaches’ Poll

                          Pts 2012 Overall Record
Notre Dame (5) 35 13-3, 6-0 Big East
Syracuse (2)       32 9-8, 3-3 Big East
St. John’s            23 8-7, 3-3 Big East
Villanova             21 8-7, 4-2 Big East
Georgetown       19 7-6, 3-3 Big East
Rutgers                 9 6-9, 1-5 Big East
Providence          8 2-12, 1-5 Big East

Big East Preseason Offensive Player of the Year
Kieran McArdle, St. John’s, Jr., A

Big East Preseason Co-Defensive Players of the Year
John Kemp, Notre Dame, Sr., G
Brian Megill, Syracuse, Sr., D

All-Big East Preseason Team^
Brian Casey, Georgetown, A
Dan McKinney, Georgetown, M
Chris Nourse, Georgetown, D
Westy Hopkins, Notre Dame, A
*John Kemp, Notre Dame, Sr., GK
*Jim Marlatt, Notre Dame, M
*Matt Miller, Notre Dame, D
Sean Rogers, Notre Dame, A
*Dillon Ayers, St. John’s, LSM
*Kieran McArdle, St. John’s, A
*JoJo Marasco, Syracuse, M
*Brian Megill, Syracuse, D
*Thomas Croonquist, Villanova, SP
John LoCascio, Villanova, LSM
*Jack Rice, Villanova, A

^ Players added to the due to a tie in voting
* Unanimous selection