CU Basketball Picked To Finish Fifth In Big East

The Creighton men’s basketball team has been picked by Big East coaches to finish fifth in the conference.

The preseason poll was announced yesterday as part of the league’s annual Media Day festivities at Madison Square Garden.  Four-time depending conference champ Villanova was picked to win the Big East crown.

Creighton guards Marcus Foster and Khyri Thomas were named to the preseason All-Big East First Team and Honorable Mention, respectively.