Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 11/10/14
Anthony Davis of national champion Kentucky accepted the John R. Wooden Award on Friday night, and Brittney Griner of undefeated champion Baylor won the women's award for the nation's top college basketball player. Davis received 3,350 points in voting by national media -- 333 more than runner-up Thomas Robinson, a junior from Kansas. Senior Draymond Green of Michigan State finished third with 2,825. Sophomore Jared Sullinger of Ohio State, a finalist last year, was fourth. Davis and Green were the only men's finalists in attendance. For the first time in the award's 35-year history, the men's winner was announced during the Final Four last weekend in New Orleans instead of at the ceremony. Davis, a freshman, collected the last in a slew of player of the year awards he earned while helping the Wildcats to their eighth national title. Davis was a popular target for autograph hunters before the event at the Los Angeles Athletic Club, where he was accompanied by coach John Calipari...
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