Guard play has been a Big 5 cornerstone

Originally Published: January 13, 2006
By Fran Fraschilla | Special to ESPN Insider
"He plays like a Philly guard should play."

If you've heard someone say that and you follow basketball, you know exactly what it means, so in celebrating the 50th year of the Big 5, we have to talk about what guard play has meant to Philadelphia's college basketball scene.

Fran Fraschilla is a college basketball analyst for ESPN. He formerly was the head coach at Manhattan, St. John's and New Mexico.