But it's been more than a decade since a Blue Devils player won the John Wooden Award - the last one being J.J. Redick in 2005-06.
OR sophomore point guard Sabrina Ionescu is one of 25 players who remain in contention for the John R. Wooden Award, given to women's college basketball's top player. She is one of three student-athletes from the Big Ten (Katelynn Flaherty and Kelsey Mitchell).
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The club is seeking to trim payroll to close to $110 million or $115 million after carrying club-record payrolls in 2016 and 2017. Hosmer, a four-time Gold Glove Award victor , is coming off a 2017 campaign in which he earned a Silver Slugger Award, as well.
Through 17 games this season, Gustafson averages 22.7 points and 12.6 rebounds. The Sooners freshman leads the NCAA with 29.2 points and 10.1 assists per game.
Young joins three other Big 12 players - Jevon Carter of West Virginia, Mohamed Bamba of Texas and Devonte' Graham of Kansas - on the list. He's logged 14 consecutive 20-point contests and nine double-doubles in his 15-game career.
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World Number One Dustin Johnson, a previous victor of the tournament, is one off the lead at 9-under after a second round 68. Johnson looked set to be in a share of the lead overnight when he moved top of the leaderboard with a birdie at the last.
Young, who was born in Texas Tech country in Lubbock, Texas, but grew up in the shadow of OU in Norman, has taken the country by surprise and by storm this season. A five-star recruit according to 247Sports, ESPN, Rivals and Scout, Young is the fourth McDonald's All-American from the state of Oklahoma to play for OU, joining Sooner legends Blake Griffin, Wayman Tisdale and Jeff Webster. The announcement was made by ESPNW and the Wooden Award on Thursday.
Landale was also this week named Hero Sports' Mid-Major Mid-season Player of the Year, and this latest recognition is unlikely to be the last this season.
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The Trump administration announced the suspension of all security aid to Pakistan on January 4 2017. Pakistani Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi called Trump's criticism "incomprehensible".
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