The Big East has some of the best guards in the nation on an annual basis.
Over the last few years, whether you are talking about Kemba Walker and Ben Hansbrough or Dion Waiters, Darius Johnson-Odom and Jeremy Lamb, the conference lines up a pretty impressive collection of backcourt stars.
This coming year is no different. Not only does the Big East have a strong group of guards returning who have established themselves (such as Peyton Siva, Shabazz Napier and Vincent Council), but the conference also has a nice group of up-and-comers who are ready to take 2012-13 by storm.
Here are 5 Big East Guards ready for a breakout season this coming year: