Star Big East players carrying the load for their respective squads are currently focused on finishing the regular season strong and carrying momentum into postseason action. Once all tournament trophies have been handed out, that focus will turn to the the NBA draft for some.
Many of the conference's star players can expect to hear their names called this June on draft night. Others are destined for professional opportunities as undrafted free agents.
When evaluating the Big East's premier NBA prospects, comparisons to current and past professional players become apparent. Here's a collection of those comparisons, based on size, skills and performance.