Frank “The Tank” Kaminsky has been awarded the Naismith College Player of the Year award for this season just one day after pulling off the most improbable victory of this season by any team. Kaminsky won the award over Kentucky’s Willie Cauley-Stein, Notre Dame’s Jerian Grant and Duke’s Jahlil Okafor.
The University of Tennessee has a new head basketball coach just days after the abrupt firing of former head coach Donnie Tyndall. All we have heard the past few days is how the new candidate was pretty much set in stone but hadn’t been officially announced yet.
Well, now we know and Rick Barnes will officially be the head coach for the Tennessee Volunteers after being fired from Texas just days ago. This was announced earlier this morning via multiple reports.
This game in Los Angeles was full of excitement throughout the entire game. Sam Dekker put on a clinic in this game and rallied the Badgers to win and move on to the Final Four. Arizona would play well in the first half and have a three point lead heading into halftime. But Wisconsin’s outstanding offense proved to be too much for Arizona as the Badgers went on to win, 85-78.