Hi, my name is Jason Abrams and I’m going to be contributing college basketball pieces, namely about Syracuse and St. John’s to NYSOS.
Just like how no one could have predicted how successful of a season St. John’s was going to have before the season started, no one thought to mention anyone on their roster as a Big East Player of the Year candidate. However, as the Red Strom has succeeded on the court, the accolades have started to compile off the court as well. St. John’s Senior Guard Dwight Hardy, who wasn’t even starting last season, has successfully worked his way into the discussion of this coveted award; as he should. All season he has played great basketball, whether he is shooting away from the basket, driving in on a fast break, or playing shut down defense. Not to mention, he has also played his best when he has had to will his team to the victories they have enjoyed.