It's Big East media day and the coaches' votes are in!
2012-13 Preseason Coaches' Poll
Notre Dame (1) 166
St. John's 73
Seton Hall 42
-First-place votes in parentheses
Preseason Player of the Year - Peyton Siva, Louisville
Preseason Rookie of the Year - Steven Adams, Pittsburgh
Preseason All-Big East First Team
Sean Kilpatrick, Cincinnati, G, Jr., 6-4, 221, White Plains, N.Y.
Otto Porter, Georgetown, F, So., 6-8, 205, Sikeston, Mo.
Gorgui Dieng, Louisville, C, Jr., 6-10, 225, Dakar, Senegal
Jack Cooley, Notre Dame, F, Sr., 6-9, 244, Glenview, Ill.
Vincent Council, Providence, G, Sr., 6-2, 180, Brooklyn, N.Y.
Preseason All-Big East Second Team
Shabazz Napier, Connecticut, G, Jr., 6-1, 171, Roxbury, Mass
Cleveland Melvin, DePaul, F, Jr., 6-8, 208, Baltimore, Md.
D'Angelo Harrison, St. John's, G, So., 6-3, 202, Missouri City, Texas
Anthony Collins, USF, So., G, 6-1, 175, Houston, Texas
Brandon Triche, Syracuse, G, Sr., 6-4, 205, Jamesville, N.Y.
Preseason Big East Honorable Mention
Chane Behanan, Louisville, F, So., 6-7, 250, Cincinnati, Ohio
Jerian Grant, Notre Dame, G, Jr., 6-5, 185, Bowie, Md.
Tray Woodall, Pittsburgh, G, Sr., 5-11, 190, Brooklyn, N.Y.
C.J. Fair, Syracuse, F, Jr., 6-8, 212, Baltimore, Md.
In last season's preseason poll, the Hoyas were picked to finish 10th in the Big East and finished tied for 4th.