Mar 28, 2015, 8:35 PM EDT
Dekker scored 20 of his 27 points in the second half at Wisconsin beat Arizona in the Elite Eight for the second straight year.
Mar 28, 2015, 12:17 PM EDT
Frank Kaminsky’s path to stardom may not follow that of last year’s national Player of the Year winner, Doug McDermott, but it’s one that many players hope to navigate during their own time in school.
Mar 24, 2015, 3:40 PM EDT
Frank Kaminsky meets Will Ferrell as two Frank the Tank combines as one.
Mar 22, 2015, 8:33 PM EDT
Oregon’s an underdog, and they’ll need plays like this to take down Wisconsin.
Mar 9, 2015, 9:59 AM EDT
This year’s NBCSports.com’s All-American teams.
Mar 7, 2015, 2:15 PM EDT
Frank Kaminsky and Jahlil Okafor headline the list of 15 finalists for the Wooden Award.
Mar 4, 2015, 5:13 PM EDT
Kaminsky is one of five seniors on the list, and Gonzaga is the only program with two representatives.
Mar 3, 2015, 3:47 PM EDT
Kaminsky has all but locked up the award in my mind.
Mar 3, 2015, 11:42 AM EDT
The National Player of the Year talks hoops, soccer and senior years.
Feb 25, 2015, 5:00 PM EDT
This loss is a massive blow to Wisconsin’s chances of getting a No. 1 seed.
Feb 24, 2015, 1:08 PM EDT
Kaminsky and Okafor are still the favorites.
Feb 17, 2015, 2:18 PM EDT
Frank Kaminsky and Jahlil Okafor are still the nation’s two best players.
Feb 16, 2015, 12:15 PM EDT
The top two also happens to be the top two for National Player of the Year.
Feb 10, 2015, 1:36 PM EDT
Is there a new favorite in the Player of the Year race?
Feb 3, 2015, 3:20 PM EDT
There are four horses in the race for National Player of the Year.
Jan 20, 2015, 4:44 PM EDT
A longer look at how some of the lead guards on this list have fared against elite competition.
Jan 13, 2015, 4:12 PM EDT
There are a couple of new faces on the list.
Jan 12, 2015, 12:32 PM EDT
Kaminsky and Jackson were both out at the end of Wisconsin’s loss to Rutgers.
Jan 11, 2015, 5:42 PM EDT
Guard Bronson Koenig will get the start in place of Kaminsky, who suffered a concussion during Wednesday’s win over Purdue.
Jan 6, 2015, 2:06 PM EDT
Who have been the nation’s 10 best players this season?
Dec 30, 2014, 11:15 AM EDT
Not much change in the top ten of our Player of the Year rankings.
Dec 29, 2014, 9:00 AM EDT
It is not too early to start talking about the importance of non-conference wins.
Dec 23, 2014, 3:33 PM EDT
Why Jahlil Okafor is so dangerous in the post, Ron Baker’s role change and some love for Ty Wallace.
Dec 22, 2014, 2:28 PM EDT
With conference play right around the corner, who have been the best players in the country?
Dec 16, 2014, 1:57 PM EDT
Four new faces in the top ten and two new players in the top five. The tide’s are a-turning.
- The Final Four is set, and it’s going to be insane 14
- No. 7 Michigan State reaches the Final Four for the seventh time under Izzo 9
- Wisconsin vs. Kentucky: The Final Four rematch we deserved to see 7
- No. 2 Arizona, Sean Miller’s quest to reach Final Four once again falls short 7
- Andrew Harrison’s late free throws send No. 1 Kentucky to the Final Four 71
- Sam Dekker, Frank Kaminsky catch fire as No. 1 Wisconsin beats No. 2 Arizona 9
- Rick Barnes is no longer the head coach at Texas 17
- Andrew Harrison’s late free throws send No. 1 Kentucky to the Final Four (75)
- Kentucky’s John Calipari is the National Coach of the Year, and it’s not close (36)
- Kentucky responds to Daxter Miles Jr.’s pregame comments (30)
- Updated tournament records: Big Ten teams make up half of Final Four (26)
- West Virginia freshman on Kentucky: ‘They’re going to be 36-1′ (20)