March 28, 2011
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Senior Brian Karalunas (Dewitt, N.Y.) has been named to the BIG EAST Honor Roll for the week of March 28th, as announced by the conference office on Monday afternoon. Karalunas tallied six caused turnovers and had two ground balls and an assist in a 5-4 loss against No. 1 Syracuse. He also aided a Villanova defense that kept the Orange scoreless for 40:06.
This is Karalunas' second nod to the conference Honor Roll. He was also named the BIG EAST Defensive Player of the Week on March 21st.
Earlier today, Karalunas was named a finalist for the Lowe's Senior CLASS Award. To vote for the two-time captain, All-American and Honors student, place your vote here .
No. 8 Villanova will continue their BIG EAST schedule this coming Saturday, April 2nd when they face No. 2 Notre Dame in South Bend, Ind. Game time is scheduled for 1 p.m.