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1997-98 Big East Conference Leaders

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Record: 231-167, .580 W-L% (5th of 30) (Schedule and Results)
*Record does not reflect forfeits or vacated games.
SRS: 9.43 (5th of 30) ▪ SOS: 7.07 (4th of 30)

Regular Season Champion: Connecticut (Big East 6) and Syracuse (Big East 7)
Tournament Champion: Connecticut

NCAA Tournament: 5 (Connecticut, Miami (FL), St. John's (NY), Syracuse and West Virginia)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Connecticut)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Connecticut and Syracuse)

Conference Leaders

Minimum Stat Requirements ▪ Stats include all games played
Games
1. Monquencio Hardnett-CT 37
  Ricky Moore-CT 37
  Jake Voskuhl-CT 37
  Khalid El-Amin-CT 37
  Richard Hamilton-CT 37
6. Kevin Freeman-CT 36
7. Jason Hart-SYR 35
  Ryan Blackwell-SYR 35
  Todd Burgan-SYR 35
  Marius Janulis-SYR 35
  Etan Thomas-SYR 35
  Rashamel Jones-CT 35
13. Allen Griffin-SYR 34
  Elvir Ovcina-SYR 34
15. Jarett Kearse-WV 33
  Greg Jones-WV 33
  Jarrod West-WV 33
  Brent Solheim-WV 33
  Marcus Goree-WV 33
  Brian Lewin-WV 33
  Adrian Pledger-WV 33
Field Goals
1. Richard Hamilton-CT 270
2. Pat Garrity-NDAME 214
  Damian Owens-WV 214
4. Khalid El-Amin-CT 211
5. Felipe Lopez-STJOHN 206
6. Todd Burgan-SYR 196
7. Antonio Granger-BC 194
8. Tim James-MIAFL 184
9. Kostas Maglos-BC 176
10. Vonteego Cummings-PITT 173
11. Jamel Thomas-PROV 163
12. Ryan Blackwell-SYR 162
13. Zendon Hamilton-STJOHN 161
14. Adrian Pledger-WV 160
15. Isaac Hawkins-PITT 159
16. Shaheen Holloway-SH 153
17. Duane Woodward-BC 152
18. Shernard Long-GTWN 149
19. Donnell Williams-SH 144
  Etan Thomas-SYR 144
Field Goal Attempts
1. Richard Hamilton-CT 614
2. Khalid El-Amin-CT 498
3. Todd Burgan-SYR 485
4. Felipe Lopez-STJOHN 478
5. Jamel Thomas-PROV 455
6. Pat Garrity-NDAME 445
  Shaheen Holloway-SH 445
8. Antonio Granger-BC 428
9. Damian Owens-WV 423
10. Vonteego Cummings-PITT 406
11. Duane Woodward-BC 395
12. Tim James-MIAFL 379
13. Levell Sanders-SH 357
14. Greg Jones-WV 354
15. Adrian Pledger-WV 345
16. Zendon Hamilton-STJOHN 341
17. Ryan Blackwell-SYR 339
18. Donnell Williams-SH 337
19. Ron Artest-STJOHN 335
20. Shernard Long-GTWN 332
Field Goal Percentage
1. Kostas Maglos-BC .591
2. Isaac Hawkins-PITT .541
3. Damian Owens-WV .506
4. Tim James-MIAFL .485
5. Pat Garrity-NDAME .481
6. Zendon Hamilton-STJOHN .472
7. Antonio Granger-BC .453
8. Shernard Long-GTWN .449
9. Richard Hamilton-CT .440
10. Felipe Lopez-STJOHN .431
11. Donnell Williams-SH .427
12. Vonteego Cummings-PITT .426
13. Khalid El-Amin-CT .424
14. Johnny Hemsley-MIAFL .410
15. Todd Burgan-SYR .404
16. Levell Sanders-SH .378
17. Jamel Thomas-PROV .358
18. Shaheen Holloway-SH .344
2-Point Field Goals
1. Damian Owens-WV 204
2. Tim James-MIAFL 180
3. Kostas Maglos-BC 176
4. Pat Garrity-NDAME 174
5. Richard Hamilton-CT 171
6. Zendon Hamilton-STJOHN 161
7. Isaac Hawkins-PITT 158
8. Ryan Blackwell-SYR 151
9. Felipe Lopez-STJOHN 146
10. Adrian Pledger-WV 145
11. Etan Thomas-SYR 144
12. Boubacar Aw-GTWN 141
13. Vonteego Cummings-PITT 132
14. Khalid El-Amin-CT 130
15. Kevin Freeman-CT 128
  Todd Burgan-SYR 128
17. Brent Solheim-WV 127
18. Mario Bland-MIAFL 122
19. Phil Hickey-NDAME 120
20. Shernard Long-GTWN 119
2-Point Field Goal Attempts
1. Damian Owens-WV 375
2. Richard Hamilton-CT 369
3. Tim James-MIAFL 362
4. Zendon Hamilton-STJOHN 341
5. Pat Garrity-NDAME 337
6. Ryan Blackwell-SYR 307
7. Adrian Pledger-WV 305
8. Felipe Lopez-STJOHN 300
9. Todd Burgan-SYR 299
10. Kostas Maglos-BC 298
11. Isaac Hawkins-PITT 289
12. Jamel Thomas-PROV 277
13. Khalid El-Amin-CT 276
  Vonteego Cummings-PITT 276
15. Boubacar Aw-GTWN 272
16. Shaheen Holloway-SH 255
17. Shernard Long-GTWN 252
18. Duane Woodward-BC 243
19. Phil Hickey-NDAME 241
20. Brent Solheim-WV 239
2-Point Field Goal Percentage
1. Mario Bland-MIAFL .616
2. Etan Thomas-SYR .610
3. Kostas Maglos-BC .591
4. Rafal Bigus-NOVA .570
5. Kevin Freeman-CT .569
6. Erron Maxey-PROV .566
7. Jake Voskuhl-CT .565
8. Rob Hodgson-RUT .565
9. Isaac Hawkins-PITT .547
10. Damian Owens-WV .544
11. Marcus Goree-WV .541
12. Eric Clark-RUT .534
13. Brent Solheim-WV .531
14. Justin Farley-PROV .522
15. Boubacar Aw-GTWN .518
16. Pat Garrity-NDAME .516
17. Daymond Jackson-GTWN .514
18. Attila Cosby-PITT .509
19. Antonio Granger-BC .509
20. Howard Brown-NOVA .509
3-Point Field Goals
1. Richard Hamilton-CT 99
2. Khalid El-Amin-CT 81
3. Levell Sanders-SH 79
4. Antonio Granger-BC 78
5. Marius Janulis-SYR 74
6. Geoff Billet-RUT 73
7. Todd Burgan-SYR 68
8. Jarrod West-WV 66
9. Donnell Williams-SH 65
10. Greg Jones-WV 64
11. Jarrett Lockhart-PITT 61
12. Felipe Lopez-STJOHN 60
13. Jamel Thomas-PROV 54
  Howard Brown-NOVA 54
15. John Celestand-NOVA 47
16. Kevin Norris-MIAFL 46
  Duane Woodward-BC 46
  Shaheen Holloway-SH 46
19. Keith Friel-NDAME 45
20. Jeff Greer-RUT 43
3-Point Field Goal Attempts
1. Richard Hamilton-CT 245
2. Levell Sanders-SH 223
3. Khalid El-Amin-CT 222
4. Antonio Granger-BC 200
5. Shaheen Holloway-SH 190
6. Marius Janulis-SYR 187
  Greg Jones-WV 187
  Geoff Billet-RUT 187
9. Todd Burgan-SYR 186
10. Jarrod West-WV 183
11. Felipe Lopez-STJOHN 178
  Jamel Thomas-PROV 178
13. Jarrett Lockhart-PITT 160
14. Duane Woodward-BC 152
15. Donnell Williams-SH 151
16. Howard Brown-NOVA 146
17. John Celestand-NOVA 144
18. Kevin Norris-MIAFL 135
19. Vonteego Cummings-PITT 130
20. Jermaine Medley-NOVA 127
3-Point Field Goal Percentage
1. Richard Hamilton-CT .404
2. Geoff Billet-RUT .390
3. Antonio Granger-BC .390
4. Levell Sanders-SH .354
Free Throws
1. Zendon Hamilton-STJOHN 170
2. Pat Garrity-NDAME 159
3. Jamel Thomas-PROV 156
  Richard Hamilton-CT 156
5. Todd Burgan-SYR 155
6. Duane Woodward-BC 135
7. Trez Kilpatrick-GTWN 124
8. Vonteego Cummings-PITT 120
9. Kevin Freeman-CT 115
10. Etan Thomas-SYR 109
11. Ryan Blackwell-SYR 106
  Rob Hodgson-RUT 106
13. Lavor Postell-STJOHN 100
14. Eric Clark-RUT 97
  Tim James-MIAFL 97
16. Damian Owens-WV 91
  Jason Hart-SYR 91
18. Geoff Billet-RUT 90
  Khalid El-Amin-CT 90
  Felipe Lopez-STJOHN 90
  Antonio Granger-BC 90
Free Throw Attempts
1. Zendon Hamilton-STJOHN 260
2. Pat Garrity-NDAME 212
3. Todd Burgan-SYR 207
4. Jamel Thomas-PROV 200
5. Richard Hamilton-CT 185
6. Duane Woodward-BC 182
7. Etan Thomas-SYR 178
8. Damian Owens-WV 177
9. Vonteego Cummings-PITT 173
10. Trez Kilpatrick-GTWN 167
11. Kevin Freeman-CT 165
12. Eric Clark-RUT 161
13. Felipe Lopez-STJOHN 157
14. Ryan Blackwell-SYR 154
15. Tim James-MIAFL 144
16. Jason Hart-SYR 133
17. Shaheen Holloway-SH 132
18. Boubacar Aw-GTWN 129
19. Rob Hodgson-RUT 127
20. Kostas Maglos-BC 126
Free Throw Percentage
1. Richard Hamilton-CT .843
2. Levell Sanders-SH .835
3. Rob Hodgson-RUT .835
4. Lavor Postell-STJOHN .826
5. Geoff Billet-RUT .826
6. Kendrick Moore-PROV .811
7. Johnny Hemsley-MIAFL .786
8. Jamel Thomas-PROV .780
9. Antonio Granger-BC .776
10. Pat Garrity-NDAME .750
11. Todd Burgan-SYR .749
12. Trez Kilpatrick-GTWN .743
13. Duane Woodward-BC .742
14. Kevin Freeman-CT .697
15. Vonteego Cummings-PITT .694
16. Ryan Blackwell-SYR .688
17. Jason Hart-SYR .684
18. Tim James-MIAFL .674
19. Zendon Hamilton-STJOHN .654
20. Shaheen Holloway-SH .629
Total Rebounds
1. Ryan Blackwell-SYR 288
2. Zendon Hamilton-STJOHN 277
3. Tim James-MIAFL 263
4. Jake Voskuhl-CT 262
5. Brian Lewin-WV 252
6. Isaac Hawkins-PITT 248
7. Todd Burgan-SYR 247
8. Kevin Freeman-CT 239
9. Etan Thomas-SYR 230
10. Pat Garrity-NDAME 225
11. Tyrone Grant-STJOHN 220
12. Phil Hickey-NDAME 216
13. Damian Owens-WV 212
14. Kostas Maglos-BC 207
15. Ron Artest-STJOHN 201
  Duane Jordan-SH 201
17. Jamel Thomas-PROV 200
18. Jacky Kaba-SH 196
19. Antonio Granger-BC 192
20. Boubacar Aw-GTWN 191
Assists
1. Shaheen Holloway-SH 188
2. Jason Hart-SYR 174
3. Duane Woodward-BC 157
4. Khalid El-Amin-CT 156
5. Vonteego Cummings-PITT 154
6. Martin Ingelsby-NDAME 150
7. John Celestand-NOVA 148
8. Kenny Brunner-GTWN 139
9. Kevin Norris-MIAFL 138
10. Jarrod West-WV 135
11. Ricky Moore-CT 128
12. Geoff Billet-RUT 119
13. Earl Johnson-RUT 118
14. Ricardo Greer-PITT 117
15. Todd Burgan-SYR 114
16. Damian Owens-WV 96
17. Collin Charles-STJOHN 95
18. Kendrick Moore-PROV 93
19. Howard Brown-NOVA 92
20. Richard Hamilton-CT 87
Steals
1. Damian Owens-WV 97
2. Jason Hart-SYR 79
3. Jarrod West-WV 77
4. Todd Burgan-SYR 72
5. Khalid El-Amin-CT 68
  Kevin Norris-MIAFL 68
7. Vonteego Cummings-PITT 66
  Shernard Long-GTWN 66
9. Duane Woodward-BC 65
10. Shaheen Holloway-SH 60
11. Ricky Moore-CT 58
12. Corey Wright-PROV 55
13. Richard Hamilton-CT 54
14. Adrian Pledger-WV 52
  Ron Artest-STJOHN 52
  Kenny Brunner-GTWN 52
17. Greg Jones-WV 51
18. Ryan Blackwell-SYR 50
  John Linehan-PROV 50
20. John Celestand-NOVA 48
Blocks
1. Etan Thomas-SYR 138
2. Attila Cosby-PITT 53
3. Jake Voskuhl-CT 49
4. Tim James-MIAFL 45
  Isaac Hawkins-PITT 45
6. Malik Allen-NOVA 40
7. Eric Clark-RUT 38
8. Marcus Goree-WV 37
9. Ron Artest-STJOHN 36
10. Rafal Bigus-NOVA 35
11. Mickey Curley-BC 33
12. Jameel Watkins-GTWN 31
  Alvydas Tenys-RUT 31
  Souleymane Wane-CT 31
15. Zendon Hamilton-STJOHN 30
16. Phil Hickey-NDAME 29
  Kostas Maglos-BC 29
18. Brian Lewin-WV 26
  Duane Jordan-SH 26
  Jahidi White-GTWN 26
Points
1. Richard Hamilton-CT 795
2. Pat Garrity-NDAME 627
3. Todd Burgan-SYR 615
4. Khalid El-Amin-CT 593
5. Felipe Lopez-STJOHN 562
6. Antonio Granger-BC 556
7. Jamel Thomas-PROV 536
8. Damian Owens-WV 529
9. Vonteego Cummings-PITT 507
10. Zendon Hamilton-STJOHN 492
11. Duane Woodward-BC 485
12. Tim James-MIAFL 469
13. Ryan Blackwell-SYR 441
14. Shaheen Holloway-SH 435
15. Levell Sanders-SH 420
16. Kostas Maglos-BC 412
17. Donnell Williams-SH 405
18. Geoff Billet-RUT 403
19. Etan Thomas-SYR 397
20. Adrian Pledger-WV 396
Points Per Game
1. Pat Garrity-NDAME 23.2
2. Richard Hamilton-CT 21.5
3. Vonteego Cummings-PITT 19.5
4. Jamel Thomas-PROV 18.5
5. Antonio Granger-BC 17.9
6. Todd Burgan-SYR 17.6
7. Felipe Lopez-STJOHN 17.6
8. Tim James-MIAFL 16.8
9. Damian Owens-WV 16.5
10. Khalid El-Amin-CT 16.0
11. Duane Woodward-BC 15.6
12. Levell Sanders-SH 15.6
13. Zendon Hamilton-STJOHN 15.4
14. Shaheen Holloway-SH 15.0
15. Donnell Williams-SH 14.5
16. Isaac Hawkins-PITT 14.2
17. Johnny Hemsley-MIAFL 14.1
18. Geoff Billet-RUT 13.9
19. Kostas Maglos-BC 13.3
20. John Celestand-NOVA 13.2
Total Rebounds Per Game
1. Tim James-MIAFL 9.4
2. Isaac Hawkins-PITT 9.2
3. Zendon Hamilton-STJOHN 8.7
4. Pat Garrity-NDAME 8.3
5. Ryan Blackwell-SYR 8.2
6. Phil Hickey-NDAME 8.0
7. Brian Lewin-WV 7.6
8. Jake Voskuhl-CT 7.1
9. Todd Burgan-SYR 7.1
10. Jamel Thomas-PROV 6.9
11. Tyrone Grant-STJOHN 6.9
12. Mickey Curley-BC 6.8
13. Jacky Kaba-SH 6.8
14. Ricardo Greer-PITT 6.7
15. Duane Jordan-SH 6.7
16. Kostas Maglos-BC 6.7
17. Kevin Freeman-CT 6.6
18. Damian Owens-WV 6.6
19. Etan Thomas-SYR 6.6
20. Mario Bland-MIAFL 6.4
Assists Per Game
1. Shaheen Holloway-SH 6.5
2. Vonteego Cummings-PITT 5.9
3. Martin Ingelsby-NDAME 5.6
4. John Celestand-NOVA 5.1
5. Duane Woodward-BC 5.1
6. Jason Hart-SYR 5.0
7. Kevin Norris-MIAFL 4.9
8. Ricardo Greer-PITT 4.3
9. Khalid El-Amin-CT 4.2
10. Earl Johnson-RUT 4.2
11. Geoff Billet-RUT 4.1
12. Jarrod West-WV 4.1
13. Ricky Moore-CT 3.5
14. Todd Burgan-SYR 3.3
15. Kendrick Moore-PROV 3.2
16. Howard Brown-NOVA 3.2
17. Damian Owens-WV 3.0
18. Collin Charles-STJOHN 3.0
19. Jeff Greer-RUT 2.8
20. Corey Wright-PROV 2.7
  John Linehan-PROV 2.7
Steals Per Game
1. Damian Owens-WV 3.0
2. Vonteego Cummings-PITT 2.5
3. Kevin Norris-MIAFL 2.4
4. Jarrod West-WV 2.3
5. Shernard Long-GTWN 2.3
6. Jason Hart-SYR 2.3
7. Duane Woodward-BC 2.1
8. Shaheen Holloway-SH 2.1
9. Todd Burgan-SYR 2.1
10. Corey Wright-PROV 1.9
11. Khalid El-Amin-CT 1.8
12. John Linehan-PROV 1.7
13. Levell Sanders-SH 1.7
14. John Celestand-NOVA 1.7
15. Ron Artest-STJOHN 1.6
16. Derek Manner-NDAME 1.6
17. Rob Hodgson-RUT 1.6
18. Adrian Pledger-WV 1.6
19. Ricky Moore-CT 1.6
20. Ricardo Greer-PITT 1.6
Blocks Per Game
1. Etan Thomas-SYR 3.9
2. Attila Cosby-PITT 2.0
3. Isaac Hawkins-PITT 1.7
4. Tim James-MIAFL 1.6
5. Malik Allen-NOVA 1.4
6. Jake Voskuhl-CT 1.3
7. Mickey Curley-BC 1.3
8. Eric Clark-RUT 1.3
9. Rafal Bigus-NOVA 1.2
10. Ron Artest-STJOHN 1.1
11. Marcus Goree-WV 1.1
12. Alvydas Tenys-RUT 1.1
  Souleymane Wane-CT 1.1
14. Phil Hickey-NDAME 1.1
15. Jameel Watkins-GTWN 1.0
16. Zendon Hamilton-STJOHN 0.9
17. Kostas Maglos-BC 0.9
18. Duane Jordan-SH 0.9
19. Llewellyn Cole-PROV 0.9
20. Brian Lewin-WV 0.8
Effective Field Goal Percentage
1. Kostas Maglos-BC .591
2. Antonio Granger-BC .544
3. Isaac Hawkins-PITT .543
4. Pat Garrity-NDAME .526
5. Donnell Williams-SH .524
6. Richard Hamilton-CT .520
7. Damian Owens-WV .518
8. Khalid El-Amin-CT .505
9. Shernard Long-GTWN .494
10. Felipe Lopez-STJOHN .494
11. Tim James-MIAFL .491
12. Levell Sanders-SH .489
13. Vonteego Cummings-PITT .477
14. Todd Burgan-SYR .474
15. Zendon Hamilton-STJOHN .472
16. Johnny Hemsley-MIAFL .453
17. Jamel Thomas-PROV .418
18. Shaheen Holloway-SH .396
True Shooting Percentage
1. Rob Hodgson-RUT .621
2. Etan Thomas-SYR .619
3. Mario Bland-MIAFL .614
4. Kevin Freeman-CT .612
5. Kostas Maglos-BC .576
6. Antonio Granger-BC .576
7. Pat Garrity-NDAME .575
8. Geoff Billet-RUT .566
9. Richard Hamilton-CT .566
10. Isaac Hawkins-PITT .566
11. Eric Clark-RUT .561
12. Donnell Williams-SH .548
13. Earl Johnson-RUT .546
14. Jarrett Lockhart-PITT .545
15. Howard Brown-NOVA .539
16. Khalid El-Amin-CT .537
17. Ryan Blackwell-SYR .535
18. Zendon Hamilton-STJOHN .530
19. Levell Sanders-SH .528
20. Boubacar Aw-GTWN .528
Offensive Win Shares
1. Richard Hamilton-CT 4.2
2. Pat Garrity-NDAME 3.5
3. Antonio Granger-BC 3.1
4. Rob Hodgson-RUT 2.9
5. Etan Thomas-SYR 2.9
6. Kevin Freeman-CT 2.6
7. Khalid El-Amin-CT 2.5
8. Geoff Billet-RUT 2.3
9. Kostas Maglos-BC 2.3
10. Mario Bland-MIAFL 2.3
11. Todd Burgan-SYR 2.3
12. Isaac Hawkins-PITT 1.9
13. Donnell Williams-SH 1.9
14. Marius Janulis-SYR 1.8
15. Ryan Blackwell-SYR 1.8
16. Zendon Hamilton-STJOHN 1.8
17. Lavor Postell-STJOHN 1.7
18. Damian Owens-WV 1.7
19. Eric Clark-RUT 1.6
20. Vonteego Cummings-PITT 1.6
Defensive Win Shares
1. Damian Owens-WV 3.8
2. Jake Voskuhl-CT 3.7
3. Etan Thomas-SYR 3.7
4. Brian Lewin-WV 3.3
5. Tim James-MIAFL 3.3
6. Marcus Goree-WV 3.2
7. Ron Artest-STJOHN 2.9
8. Jameel Watkins-GTWN 2.7
9. Ricky Moore-CT 2.5
10. Khalid El-Amin-CT 2.5
11. Richard Hamilton-CT 2.4
12. Zendon Hamilton-STJOHN 2.4
13. Todd Burgan-SYR 2.2
14. Felipe Lopez-STJOHN 2.2
15. Ryan Blackwell-SYR 2.2
16. Boubacar Aw-GTWN 2.2
17. Jarrod West-WV 2.1
18. Brent Solheim-WV 2.1
19. Kevin Freeman-CT 2.1
20. Adrian Pledger-WV 2.0
Win Shares
1. Richard Hamilton-CT 6.6
2. Etan Thomas-SYR 6.6
3. Damian Owens-WV 5.5
4. Jake Voskuhl-CT 5.3
5. Khalid El-Amin-CT 5.0
6. Tim James-MIAFL 4.9
7. Kevin Freeman-CT 4.6
8. Todd Burgan-SYR 4.5
9. Marcus Goree-WV 4.5
10. Pat Garrity-NDAME 4.5
11. Antonio Granger-BC 4.2
12. Zendon Hamilton-STJOHN 4.2
13. Rob Hodgson-RUT 4.1
14. Brian Lewin-WV 4.1
15. Ryan Blackwell-SYR 4.0
16. Mario Bland-MIAFL 3.9
17. Ricky Moore-CT 3.8
18. Felipe Lopez-STJOHN 3.7
19. Kostas Maglos-BC 3.5
20. Boubacar Aw-GTWN 3.4