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Iowa's Gustafson, Creighton's Foster among Wooden Award Midseason List

Midseason Wooden Award Top-25 All But Omits Mid-Majors UNLV Athletics
Rita Gibson | 12 January, 2018, 22:43

He ranks in the top-10 of Oklahoma freshman season totals, including assists, three-pointers and points.

Earlier this season, Maten joined the Bulldogs' top-10 carer leaders in both points and rebounds.

Through 15 games, the Norman native has put together nine double-doubles, 14 20-plus-point games and five 30-plus-point games.

Now, halfway through the year, he's among the frontrunners for one of the sport's major awards.

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Young has scored 25 points in 13 straight games (dating back to November 23), the longest such streak by any D-I player in at least 20 years.

Young has been the breakout star of the college basketball season. Gustafson is one of five Big Ten student-athletes to garner five Player of the Week awards in a single season. Young has been named the Big 12 Player of the Week on November 13, Nov. 27, December 18, Dec. 27 and January 1.

Shamet is averaging a team-high 16.1 points for No. 5 Wichita State (13-2, 3-0 American).

Four Big 12 men's basketball players have been named to the John R. Wooden Award® presented by Wendy's® Midseason Top 25, as announced by the Los Angeles Athletic Club. Former Sooner players Blake Griffin and Buddy Hield won the award in 2009 and 2016, respectively. The Wooden Award All-American Team will be announced the week of the "Elite Eight" round of the NCAA Tournament. Voting will be open prior to the start of the NCAA Tournament and continue through the first weekend of the tournament. The country's leading scorer and assists man, Oklahoma's Trae Young headlines the list, while Duke's Grayson Allen, and Villanova's Jalen Brunson among others, are all there.

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