Pope, Waiters make POY case
The two are flourishing thanks to some style tweaks made by their coaches
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Once conference play gets rolling, it's never too early to start examining potential conference player of the year candidates. Though the Big East may not be as deep as in years past, the conference still boasts of large number of the country's top players. Two of those up for Big East Player of the Year consideration -- Seton Hall's Herb Pope and Syracuse's Dion Waiters -- are excelling partially due to slight modifications made to the teams' overall strategy.
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