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Thursday, February 11, 2010
Spring breakout candidates in the Big East

By Brian Bennett

Spring is a time when some players take huge steps toward becoming breakout stars. An example of this last year was UConn's Marcus Easley. A walk-on who played without much fanfare his first three years, Easley had a great spring, earned a scholarship and blossomed into one of the best receivers in the Big East during his senior campaign.

Who might be this year's Easley? Here are a few possibilities to watch this spring: