CPP Top 100: #8 Jalen Brunson

Jalen Brunson Villanova PG 6'3 190 lbs. Junior 2016-2017 Stats: 14.7 ppg, 4.1 apg, 2.6 rpg Why they are here: One of the best ball handlers in the country, Brunson can beat you in a variety of ways. He has the ability to take over a game with his mid-range jumper and driving ability while also

CPP Top 100: #9 Trevon Blueitt

Trevon Bluiett Xavier G 6'6 185 2016-2017 Stats: 18.5 ppg, 5.7 rpg, 2.1 apg Why they are here: Bluiett is Xavier's best player and one of the best scorers in the Big East, if not all of college basketball. His natural scoring ability, along with his rebounding ability that saw him notch a couple of

CPP Top 100: #12 Angel Delgado

Angel Delgado Seton Hall F 6'10 240 2016-2017 Stats: 15.2 ppg, 13.1 rpg Why they are here Simply put, Angel Delgado is the best rebounder in the country. Delgado had 27 double-doubles a year ago, dominating on the glass throughout the year. He also came into his junior year much improved on the offensive end

CPP Top 100: #16 Hamidou Diallo

Hamidou Diallo Kentucky Redshirt Freshman Stats: Did not play in 2016-2017 Why they are here? Based on raw talent alone, Hamidou Diallo might be one of the best players in the country. The highly-touted Diallo came over to Kentucky in the middle of last season after making the decision to leave Brewster Academy early. While

CPP Top 100: #19 Kelan Martin

Kelan Martin Butler 6’7 F 2016-2017 Stats: 16 ppg 5.8 rpg, 1.2 apg Why they are here Kelan Martin might not be one of the first names that you think of when you think of the elite talent in the Big East, but for anyone who follows the conference closely, it is well-known that Martin

CPP Top 100: #52 Markis McDuffie

Markis McDuffie Wichita State 6'8 F 2016-2017 Stats: 11.5 Ppg, 5.7 Rpg. Why they are here When you think of the kind of players that have helped Wichita State rise to national prominence over the last couple of years, Markis McDuffie fits the mold to a tee. Under-recruited coming out of high school playing for the

CPP Top 100: #76 Tacko Fall

Tacko Fall Central Florida C 7'6 300 Junior 2016-17 Stats: 10.9 Ppg, 9.5 Rpg, 2.6 Bpg Why are they here? College Basketball's tallest player has some skill to go along with his size. Central Florida's Tacko Fall is a sight to see on the court, standing at 7'6 and weighing in at 3o0 lbs. While Fall is

CPP Top 100: #78 Matt Farrell

Matt Farrell Notre Dame G 6'1 178 Senior 2016-17 Stats: 14.1 Ppg, 5.4 Ast, 2.0 Reb Why are they here? Matt Farrell came to Notre Dame as a raw point guard out of Point Pleasant Beach High School in New Jersey and has turned into one of the better floor generals in all of college basketball. Farrell's

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