There have been many reports that Waiters, a 6-foot-4, 220-pound guard, has a promise to be selected in the lottery. He was named the Big East's Sixth Man of the Year after averaging 12.6 points in 24.1 minutes per game off the bench.
Melo was selected as the Big East's Defensive Player of the Year after averaging 7.8 points, 5.8 rebounds and 2.9 blocks last season. He has a lot of improving left to do on the offensive end, but projects to be capable of protecting the rim.
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