Big 5 Announces Men’s Basketball Awards
Senior Darrun Hilliard becomes the second straight Villanova Wildcat to be named the Player of the Year.
Along with Hilliard, teammate Ryan Arcidiacono was also named to the first team. Temple senior Will Cummings, DeAndre’ Bembry of Saint Joseph’s, and La Salle Explorer Jordan Price round out the final three spots for the first team.
The Philadelphia Big Five ceremony will take place in April 13 at the Palestra. Tickets for the Big 5 banquet are $50 each and can be reserved by contacting Steve Crider at 814-935-5015 or email@example.com.
Men’s First Team:
Darrun Hilliarrd (Villanova) Will Cummings (Temple) DeAndre’ Bembry (Saint Joseph’s) Jordan Price (La Salle) Ryan Arcidiacono (Villanova)
Men’s Second Team:
Daniel Ochefu (Villanova) JayVaughn Pinkston (Villanova) Jaylen Bond (Temple) Jerrell Wright (La Salle) Quenton DeCosey (Temple)
Coach of the Year: Jay Wright (Villanova)
Player of the Year: Darrun Hilliard (Villanova)
Leading Scorer: DeAndre’ Bembry (Saint Joseph’s)
Leading Free Throw Shooter: Josh Brown (Temple)
Rookie of the Year: Phil Booth (Villanova)
Team Champions: Villanova Wildcats
Most Improved Player: Daniel Ochefu (Villanova)
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