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1998-99 Big East Conference Leaders

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Record: 236-171, .580 W-L% (5th of 31) (Schedule and Results)
*Record does not reflect forfeits or vacated games.
SRS: 10.87 (5th of 31) ▪ SOS: 7.94 (4th of 31)

Regular Season Champion: Connecticut
Tournament Champion: Connecticut

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

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Connecticut and Syracuse)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Connecticut, Miami (FL) and St. John's (NY))

Conference Leaders

Minimum Stat Requirements ▪ Stats include all games played
Games
1. Lavor Postell-STJOHN 37
  Marvis Thornton-STJOHN 37
  Erick Barkley-STJOHN 37
  Ron Artest-STJOHN 37
5. Kevin Freeman-CT 36
  Reggie Jessie-STJOHN 36
  Khalid El-Amin-CT 36
  Ricky Moore-CT 36
9. Albert Richardson-STJOHN 35
  Edmund Saunders-CT 35
11. Richard Hamilton-CT 34
  Jake Voskuhl-CT 34
13. Etan Thomas-SYR 33
  Jason Hart-SYR 33
  Ryan Blackwell-SYR 33
  Allen Griffin-SYR 33
  Damone Brown-SYR 33
  Elvir Ovcina-SYR 33
19. Bobby Smith-NOVA 32
  Brooks Sales-NOVA 32
  Jermaine Medley-NOVA 32
  Preston Shumpert-SYR 32
  Malik Allen-NOVA 32
  Howard Brown-NOVA 32
  Brian Lynch-NOVA 32
  Rafal Bigus-NOVA 32
  Tony Bland-SYR 32
  Rob Hodgson-RUT 32
  Geoff Billet-RUT 32
  Dahntay Jones-RUT 32
  Albert Mouring-CT 32
  Rashamel Jones-CT 32
  Jeff Greer-RUT 32
  Earl Johnson-RUT 32
Field Goals
1. Richard Hamilton-CT 247
2. Jamel Thomas-PROV 225
3. Marvis Thornton-STJOHN 223
4. Tim James-MIAFL 215
5. Ron Artest-STJOHN 196
6. Troy Murphy-NDAME 183
  Johnny Hemsley-MIAFL 183
8. Marcus Goree-WV 180
9. Elton Scott-WV 179
10. Khalid El-Amin-CT 174
11. Lavor Postell-STJOHN 172
12. Jason Hart-SYR 167
13. Kevin Freeman-CT 163
14. Erick Barkley-STJOHN 157
15. Vonteego Cummings-PITT 153
16. Howard Brown-NOVA 152
17. John Celestand-NOVA 151
18. Isaac Hawkins-PITT 149
19. Etan Thomas-SYR 148
  Gary Saunders-SH 148
Field Goal Attempts
1. Richard Hamilton-CT 557
2. Jamel Thomas-PROV 532
3. Tim James-MIAFL 451
4. Marvis Thornton-STJOHN 446
5. Anthony Perry-GTWN 429
6. Khalid El-Amin-CT 422
7. Kevin Braswell-GTWN 421
8. Ron Artest-STJOHN 418
9. Johnny Hemsley-MIAFL 408
10. Jason Hart-SYR 407
11. Elton Scott-WV 406
12. Erick Barkley-STJOHN 397
13. Lavor Postell-STJOHN 387
14. Vonteego Cummings-PITT 372
15. Marcus Goree-WV 356
16. John Celestand-NOVA 347
17. Troy Murphy-NDAME 340
18. Howard Brown-NOVA 331
19. Ricardo Greer-PITT 326
20. Gary Saunders-SH 315
Field Goal Percentage
1. Troy Murphy-NDAME .538
2. Marcus Goree-WV .506
3. Marvis Thornton-STJOHN .500
4. Isaac Hawkins-PITT .482
5. Tim James-MIAFL .477
6. Ron Artest-STJOHN .469
7. Johnny Hemsley-MIAFL .449
8. Richard Hamilton-CT .443
9. Elton Scott-WV .441
10. Jamel Thomas-PROV .423
11. Vonteego Cummings-PITT .411
12. Jason Hart-SYR .410
2-Point Field Goals
1. Tim James-MIAFL 203
2. Richard Hamilton-CT 179
  Troy Murphy-NDAME 179
  Marcus Goree-WV 179
5. Marvis Thornton-STJOHN 170
6. Jamel Thomas-PROV 167
7. Kevin Freeman-CT 163
8. Elton Scott-WV 154
9. Etan Thomas-SYR 148
  Isaac Hawkins-PITT 148
11. Ron Artest-STJOHN 138
12. Ricardo Greer-PITT 136
  Malik Allen-NOVA 136
14. Lavor Postell-STJOHN 131
15. Gary Saunders-SH 124
16. Khalid El-Amin-CT 123
17. Mario Bland-MIAFL 119
18. Erron Maxey-PROV 118
19. Ryan Blackwell-SYR 117
  Tyrone Grant-STJOHN 117
2-Point Field Goal Attempts
1. Tim James-MIAFL 410
2. Richard Hamilton-CT 361
3. Jamel Thomas-PROV 349
4. Marcus Goree-WV 348
5. Troy Murphy-NDAME 327
6. Elton Scott-WV 315
7. Marvis Thornton-STJOHN 307
8. Isaac Hawkins-PITT 302
9. Lavor Postell-STJOHN 288
10. Ricardo Greer-PITT 282
11. Kevin Braswell-GTWN 278
12. Kevin Freeman-CT 275
13. Khalid El-Amin-CT 271
14. Ron Artest-STJOHN 263
15. Jason Hart-SYR 262
16. Ryan Blackwell-SYR 252
  Phil Hickey-NDAME 252
18. Vonteego Cummings-PITT 248
19. Dahntay Jones-RUT 247
20. Anthony Perry-GTWN 245
2-Point Field Goal Percentage
1. Rashod Kent-RUT .667
2. Etan Thomas-SYR .617
3. Tyrone Grant-STJOHN .600
4. Nat Burton-GTWN .595
5. Kevin Freeman-CT .593
6. Mario Bland-MIAFL .592
7. Damone Brown-SYR .578
8. Malik Allen-NOVA .564
9. Antoni Wyche-NDAME .559
10. Marvis Thornton-STJOHN .554
11. Troy Murphy-NDAME .547
12. Howard Brown-NOVA .533
13. Ron Artest-STJOHN .525
14. Brian Ross-BC .519
15. Marcus Goree-WV .514
16. Gary Saunders-SH .512
17. Duane Jordan-SH .511
18. David Graves-NDAME .505
19. Erron Maxey-PROV .502
20. Michael Cotton-BC .500
3-Point Field Goals
1. Johnny Hemsley-MIAFL 70
2. Richard Hamilton-CT 68
4. Geoff Billet-RUT 63
5. Anthony Perry-GTWN 61
6. John Celestand-NOVA 58
  Ron Artest-STJOHN 58
  Jamel Thomas-PROV 58
9. Jarett Kearse-WV 57
  Erick Barkley-STJOHN 57
11. Brian Lynch-NOVA 55
12. Jason Hart-SYR 53
  Marvis Thornton-STJOHN 53
14. Rob Hodgson-RUT 52
15. Khalid El-Amin-CT 51
16. Chuck Moore-SH 49
17. Jeff Greer-RUT 47
  Howard Brown-NOVA 47
19. Kevin Braswell-GTWN 45
20. Allen Griffin-SYR 41
  Lavor Postell-STJOHN 41
  Vonteego Cummings-PITT 41
3-Point Field Goal Attempts
1. Richard Hamilton-CT 196
2. Anthony Perry-GTWN 184
3. Jamel Thomas-PROV 183
4. Johnny Hemsley-MIAFL 175
5. Erick Barkley-STJOHN 166
7. Ron Artest-STJOHN 155
8. Geoff Billet-RUT 154
9. John Celestand-NOVA 153
10. Khalid El-Amin-CT 151
11. Jeff Greer-RUT 147
12. Jason Hart-SYR 145
13. Kevin Braswell-GTWN 143
14. Jarett Kearse-WV 140
15. Marvis Thornton-STJOHN 139
  Antoni Wyche-NDAME 139
17. Howard Brown-NOVA 134
18. Brian Lynch-NOVA 133
19. Rob Hodgson-RUT 128
20. Chuck Moore-SH 125
Free Throws
1. Richard Hamilton-CT 170
2. Jamel Thomas-PROV 153
3. Troy Murphy-NDAME 149
4. Erick Barkley-STJOHN 129
5. Rob Hodgson-RUT 122
6. Geoff Billet-RUT 121
7. Marcus Goree-WV 117
8. Tim James-MIAFL 115
9. Kevin Freeman-CT 114
10. Etan Thomas-SYR 109
11. Lavor Postell-STJOHN 100
12. Ryan Blackwell-SYR 99
  John Celestand-NOVA 99
14. Johnny Hemsley-MIAFL 98
  Khalid El-Amin-CT 98
16. Dahntay Jones-RUT 92
  Kevin Braswell-GTWN 92
18. Rimas Kaukenas-SH 91
19. Malik Allen-NOVA 85
  Ron Artest-STJOHN 85
Free Throw Attempts
1. Richard Hamilton-CT 204
2. Jamel Thomas-PROV 203
3. Troy Murphy-NDAME 201
4. Etan Thomas-SYR 190
5. Erick Barkley-STJOHN 167
6. Tim James-MIAFL 165
7. Kevin Freeman-CT 160
8. Marcus Goree-WV 158
9. Rob Hodgson-RUT 153
10. Geoff Billet-RUT 148
11. Ryan Blackwell-SYR 137
12. Ron Artest-STJOHN 132
  Rashod Kent-RUT 132
14. Anthony Perry-GTWN 130
15. Khalid El-Amin-CT 126
  Lavor Postell-STJOHN 126
17. Johnny Hemsley-MIAFL 125
18. Mario Bland-MIAFL 124
  John Celestand-NOVA 124
20. Kevin Braswell-GTWN 122
Free Throw Percentage
1. Rimas Kaukenas-SH .843
2. Richard Hamilton-CT .833
3. Geoff Billet-RUT .818
4. Dahntay Jones-RUT .814
5. John Celestand-NOVA .798
6. Rob Hodgson-RUT .797
7. Malik Allen-NOVA .794
8. Lavor Postell-STJOHN .794
9. Johnny Hemsley-MIAFL .784
10. Khalid El-Amin-CT .778
11. Erick Barkley-STJOHN .772
12. Gary Saunders-SH .764
13. Kevin Braswell-GTWN .754
14. Jamel Thomas-PROV .754
15. Troy Murphy-NDAME .741
16. Marcus Goree-WV .741
17. Ryan Blackwell-SYR .723
18. Kevin Freeman-CT .713
19. Vonteego Cummings-PITT .699
20. Tim James-MIAFL .697
Total Rebounds
1. Troy Murphy-NDAME 267
2. Kevin Freeman-CT 263
3. Ryan Blackwell-SYR 259
4. Isaac Hawkins-PITT 257
5. Tyrone Grant-STJOHN 248
6. Tim James-MIAFL 246
7. Etan Thomas-SYR 243
8. Lavor Postell-STJOHN 236
9. Ron Artest-STJOHN 232
10. Marcus Goree-WV 230
11. Jameel Watkins-GTWN 222
12. Jake Voskuhl-CT 218
13. Jamel Thomas-PROV 217
  Ruben Boumtje-Boumtje-GTWN 217
15. Duane Jordan-SH 210
16. Malik Allen-NOVA 201
17. Phil Hickey-NDAME 199
18. Ricardo Greer-PITT 189
19. Elton Scott-WV 184
20. Mario Bland-MIAFL 181
Assists
1. Erick Barkley-STJOHN 175
2. Vernon Jennings-MIAFL 167
3. Ron Artest-STJOHN 156
4. Jason Hart-SYR 143
5. Kevin Braswell-GTWN 141
  Shaheen Holloway-SH 141
7. Khalid El-Amin-CT 140
8. John Celestand-NOVA 137
9. Geoff Billet-RUT 135
10. Ricky Moore-CT 131
11. Jarett Kearse-WV 124
12. Martin Ingelsby-NDAME 122
13. Dwayne Pina-BC 117
14. John Linehan-PROV 113
15. Vonteego Cummings-PITT 112
16. Corey Wright-PROV 109
  Elton Scott-WV 109
18. Allen Griffin-SYR 104
19. Antoni Wyche-NDAME 92
20. Richard Hamilton-CT 91
Steals
1. Jason Hart-SYR 101
2. John Linehan-PROV 98
3. Kevin Braswell-GTWN 84
4. Erick Barkley-STJOHN 83
5. Elton Scott-WV 79
6. Ron Artest-STJOHN 76
7. Vonteego Cummings-PITT 69
8. Kellii Taylor-PITT 67
9. Ricardo Greer-PITT 63
10. Vernon Jennings-MIAFL 60
11. Khalid El-Amin-CT 59
12. Anthony Perry-GTWN 58
13. Marvis Thornton-STJOHN 54
14. Corey Wright-PROV 53
15. Dwayne Pina-BC 51
16. Rob Hodgson-RUT 50
17. Jarett Kearse-WV 49
  Howard Brown-NOVA 49
19. Rashod Kent-RUT 45
20. Reggie Jessie-STJOHN 44
Blocks
1. Etan Thomas-SYR 131
2. Ruben Boumtje-Boumtje-GTWN 89
3. Malik Allen-NOVA 71
4. Tim James-MIAFL 65
5. Jameel Watkins-GTWN 58
6. Jake Voskuhl-CT 51
7. Duane Jordan-SH 46
8. Ron Artest-STJOHN 44
9. Attila Cosby-PITT 43
10. Marcus Goree-WV 40
11. Troy Murphy-NDAME 38
  Isaac Hawkins-PITT 38
13. Phil Hickey-NDAME 30
14. Elton Scott-WV 29
15. Jonathan Beerbohm-BC 28
16. Charles Manga-SH 27
17. Dahntay Jones-RUT 26
18. Edmund Saunders-CT 25
19. Damone Brown-SYR 23
  John Salmons-MIAFL 23
Points
1. Richard Hamilton-CT 732
2. Jamel Thomas-PROV 661
3. Tim James-MIAFL 557
4. Marvis Thornton-STJOHN 550
5. Ron Artest-STJOHN 535
6. Johnny Hemsley-MIAFL 534
7. Troy Murphy-NDAME 519
8. Erick Barkley-STJOHN 500
9. Khalid El-Amin-CT 497
10. Lavor Postell-STJOHN 485
11. Marcus Goree-WV 478
12. John Celestand-NOVA 459
13. Jason Hart-SYR 458
14. Elton Scott-WV 445
15. Kevin Freeman-CT 440
16. Anthony Perry-GTWN 433
17. Howard Brown-NOVA 430
18. Vonteego Cummings-PITT 419
  Kevin Braswell-GTWN 419
20. Rob Hodgson-RUT 410
Points Per Game
1. Jamel Thomas-PROV 22.0
2. Richard Hamilton-CT 21.5
3. Troy Murphy-NDAME 19.2
4. Tim James-MIAFL 18.6
5. Johnny Hemsley-MIAFL 17.8
6. Marcus Goree-WV 16.5
7. Vonteego Cummings-PITT 16.1
8. Elton Scott-WV 15.3
9. Marvis Thornton-STJOHN 14.9
10. John Celestand-NOVA 14.8
11. Ron Artest-STJOHN 14.5
12. Anthony Perry-GTWN 14.0
13. Jason Hart-SYR 13.9
14. Khalid El-Amin-CT 13.8
15. Kevin Braswell-GTWN 13.5
16. Erick Barkley-STJOHN 13.5
17. Rimas Kaukenas-SH 13.5
18. Gary Saunders-SH 13.5
19. Howard Brown-NOVA 13.4
20. Lavor Postell-STJOHN 13.1
Total Rebounds Per Game
1. Troy Murphy-NDAME 9.9
2. Isaac Hawkins-PITT 8.9
3. Tyrone Grant-STJOHN 8.6
4. Tim James-MIAFL 8.2
5. Marcus Goree-WV 7.9
6. Ryan Blackwell-SYR 7.8
7. Etan Thomas-SYR 7.4
8. Kevin Freeman-CT 7.3
9. Jamel Thomas-PROV 7.2
10. Jameel Watkins-GTWN 7.2
11. Duane Jordan-SH 7.0
  Ruben Boumtje-Boumtje-GTWN 7.0
13. Phil Hickey-NDAME 6.6
14. Ricardo Greer-PITT 6.5
15. Jake Voskuhl-CT 6.4
16. Lavor Postell-STJOHN 6.4
17. Elton Scott-WV 6.3
18. Malik Allen-NOVA 6.3
19. Ron Artest-STJOHN 6.3
20. Mario Bland-MIAFL 6.0
Assists Per Game
1. Vernon Jennings-MIAFL 5.6
2. Shaheen Holloway-SH 5.0
3. Erick Barkley-STJOHN 4.7
4. Kevin Braswell-GTWN 4.5
5. Jarett Kearse-WV 4.4
6. John Celestand-NOVA 4.4
7. Dwayne Pina-BC 4.3
  Jason Hart-SYR 4.3
9. Vonteego Cummings-PITT 4.3
10. Geoff Billet-RUT 4.2
11. Ron Artest-STJOHN 4.2
12. Martin Ingelsby-NDAME 4.2
13. Khalid El-Amin-CT 3.9
14. John Linehan-PROV 3.8
15. Elton Scott-WV 3.8
16. Ricky Moore-CT 3.6
17. Corey Wright-PROV 3.6
18. Allen Griffin-SYR 3.2
19. Antoni Wyche-NDAME 3.1
20. Ty Shine-SH 2.8
Steals Per Game
1. John Linehan-PROV 3.3
2. Jason Hart-SYR 3.1
3. Kellii Taylor-PITT 2.8
4. Elton Scott-WV 2.7
5. Kevin Braswell-GTWN 2.7
6. Vonteego Cummings-PITT 2.7
7. Erick Barkley-STJOHN 2.2
8. Ricardo Greer-PITT 2.2
9. Ron Artest-STJOHN 2.1
10. Vernon Jennings-MIAFL 2.0
11. Dwayne Pina-BC 1.9
12. Anthony Perry-GTWN 1.9
13. Corey Wright-PROV 1.8
14. Jarett Kearse-WV 1.8
15. Khalid El-Amin-CT 1.6
16. Rashod Kent-RUT 1.6
17. Rob Hodgson-RUT 1.6
18. Howard Brown-NOVA 1.5
19. Shaheen Holloway-SH 1.5
  Kenny Harley-BC 1.5
Blocks Per Game
1. Etan Thomas-SYR 4.0
2. Ruben Boumtje-Boumtje-GTWN 2.9
3. Malik Allen-NOVA 2.2
4. Tim James-MIAFL 2.2
5. Jameel Watkins-GTWN 1.9
6. Attila Cosby-PITT 1.5
7. Duane Jordan-SH 1.5
8. Jake Voskuhl-CT 1.5
9. Troy Murphy-NDAME 1.4
10. Marcus Goree-WV 1.4
11. Isaac Hawkins-PITT 1.3
12. Ron Artest-STJOHN 1.2
13. Jonathan Beerbohm-BC 1.0
14. Elton Scott-WV 1.0
  Phil Hickey-NDAME 1.0
16. Charles Manga-SH 0.9
17. Dahntay Jones-RUT 0.8
18. John Salmons-MIAFL 0.8
19. Souleymane Wane-CT 0.7
20. Edmund Saunders-CT 0.7
Effective Field Goal Percentage
1. Marvis Thornton-STJOHN .559
2. Troy Murphy-NDAME .544
3. Ron Artest-STJOHN .538
4. Johnny Hemsley-MIAFL .534
5. Marcus Goree-WV .507
6. Richard Hamilton-CT .504
7. Tim James-MIAFL .490
8. Isaac Hawkins-PITT .484
9. Jamel Thomas-PROV .477
10. Jason Hart-SYR .475
11. Elton Scott-WV .472
12. Vonteego Cummings-PITT .466
True Shooting Percentage
1. Kevin Freeman-CT .623
2. Mario Bland-MIAFL .622
3. Rob Hodgson-RUT .620
4. Etan Thomas-SYR .613
5. Malik Allen-NOVA .612
6. Tyrone Grant-STJOHN .597
7. Troy Murphy-NDAME .596
8. Geoff Billet-RUT .595
9. Rimas Kaukenas-SH .587
10. David Graves-NDAME .577
11. Johnny Hemsley-MIAFL .571
12. Marvis Thornton-STJOHN .569
13. Brian Lynch-NOVA .567
14. John Celestand-NOVA .565
15. Howard Brown-NOVA .561
16. Richard Hamilton-CT .560
17. Ron Artest-STJOHN .556
18. Marcus Goree-WV .554
19. Gary Saunders-SH .550
20. Nat Burton-GTWN .545
Offensive Win Shares
1. Richard Hamilton-CT 3.8
2. Kevin Freeman-CT 3.3
3. Troy Murphy-NDAME 3.2
4. Rob Hodgson-RUT 3.2
5. Johnny Hemsley-MIAFL 3.1
6. Etan Thomas-SYR 3.0
7. Marvis Thornton-STJOHN 2.9
8. Geoff Billet-RUT 2.9
9. Ron Artest-STJOHN 2.7
10. Rimas Kaukenas-SH 2.6
11. Mario Bland-MIAFL 2.6
12. John Celestand-NOVA 2.5
13. Malik Allen-NOVA 2.4
14. Marcus Goree-WV 2.4
15. Jamel Thomas-PROV 2.2
16. Howard Brown-NOVA 2.2
17. David Graves-NDAME 2.1
18. Lavor Postell-STJOHN 2.0
19. Gary Saunders-SH 2.0
20. Tim James-MIAFL 2.0
Defensive Win Shares
1. Ron Artest-STJOHN 5.1
2. Etan Thomas-SYR 4.4
3. Ruben Boumtje-Boumtje-GTWN 4.2
4. Jake Voskuhl-CT 3.8
5. Jameel Watkins-GTWN 3.3
6. Erick Barkley-STJOHN 3.0
7. Kevin Braswell-GTWN 2.8
8. Ricky Moore-CT 2.8
9. Tim James-MIAFL 2.8
10. Kevin Freeman-CT 2.7
11. Duane Jordan-SH 2.7
12. Lavor Postell-STJOHN 2.6
13. Ryan Blackwell-SYR 2.6
14. Edmund Saunders-CT 2.6
15. Tyrone Grant-STJOHN 2.6
16. Richard Hamilton-CT 2.5
17. Jason Hart-SYR 2.5
18. Marvis Thornton-STJOHN 2.4
19. Khalid El-Amin-CT 2.4
20. Reggie Jessie-STJOHN 2.3
Win Shares
1. Ron Artest-STJOHN 7.8
2. Etan Thomas-SYR 7.3
3. Richard Hamilton-CT 6.4
4. Kevin Freeman-CT 6.1
5. Marvis Thornton-STJOHN 5.3
6. Erick Barkley-STJOHN 4.9
7. Rob Hodgson-RUT 4.8
8. Tim James-MIAFL 4.8
9. Jake Voskuhl-CT 4.7
10. Lavor Postell-STJOHN 4.7
11. Ruben Boumtje-Boumtje-GTWN 4.6
12. Johnny Hemsley-MIAFL 4.6
13. Tyrone Grant-STJOHN 4.5
14. Malik Allen-NOVA 4.4
15. Rimas Kaukenas-SH 4.3
16. Ricky Moore-CT 4.2
17. Duane Jordan-SH 4.2
18. Khalid El-Amin-CT 4.1
19. Ryan Blackwell-SYR 4.0
20. Jameel Watkins-GTWN 4.0