March Madness is over, and we’re entering the long off-season of recruiting, coaching carousels and the NBA Draft. But let’s take a last look at the season with our post-season awards.
Both Kentucky and Wisconsin are right back in the Final Four after meeting here a year ago. Last year, The Wildcats were able to continue what was a great run in the tournament and beat the Badgers 74-73. This year though, the Wildcats are supposed to be doing this. This may be the best game of the entire tournament.
This game involves two first team All-Americans, and the potential first pick of the NBA draft … who isn’t one of the two All-Americans.
Three days ago, 15 finalists were announced for the Wooden Award, which is given to the most outstanding player in the country. As we head into the major conference tournaments, there are a clear top two candidates to bring home the hardware, but let’s take a look at the top five.