Originally written on roundballchat.com  |  Last updated 10/19/14
1. Trey Burke (Michigan)- Burke was just named the National Player of the Year. He willed his team to victory against Kansas, by hitting a three to tie the game as time expired. Along with his scoring he is also averaging 8 apg. 2. Russ Smith (Louisville)- There is no quicker player from end to end that Smith, he can drive to the hoop 1 on 5 and score if he wants too. Smith is the leading scorer in the NCAA Tournament. He is also a tough defender. 3. Peyton Siva (Louisville)- Rick Pitino has called Siva one of the best leaders and players he has ever coached. Siva is playing his best basketball of his career right now. 4. Tim Hardaway Jr. (Michigan)- Hardaway teams up with Burke to form the best backcourt in the country. He probably has the best mid-range game in the country. 5.Gorgui Dieng (Louisville)- No player has improved from his freshman year until now than Dieng. He is coming off a game in which he scored 0 points but the game just before that against Duke he had a double d...
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