Kemba Walker of Connecticut and Jimmer Fredette of BYU are among the 10 players picked to the John R. Wooden Award All-American men's team.
John Wooden once said he favored talent over experience. And that mindset is exactly why our ESPN analyst is picking Tennessee to top Duke on Monday.
Thirty of the top NCAA D-I players, including Seimone Augustus, Monique Currie and Jessica Davenport, were named preseason candidates for the Wooden Award on Thursday.
Seimone Augustus of LSU, Duke's Monique Currie, Ohio State's Jessica Davenport, Janel McCarville of Minnesota and Kendra Wecker of Kansas State were named finalists for the women's John R. Wooden Award as college basketball's player of the year.
Three-time All-American Alana Beard of Duke won the inaugural women's John R. Wooden Award, given to the country's top college basketball player.