Maryland went on a 12-5 run in the final five minutes to take control of a back-and-forth game with Georgetown.
The John R. Wooden Award is given annually to the nation's top college basketball player. Kentucky and Indiana both have three players on the preseason Top 50 list. Wisconsin's Frank Kaminsky won the award last season.
The 24-hour basketball marathon continues on Tuesday, and culminates in the Champions' Classic, which features two matchups of potential Final Four teams.
After initially declaring for the NBA Draft, D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera is going to remain at Georgetown, according to reports.
Georgetown guard D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera has decided to declare for the NBA Draft, the school announced on Tuesday. He plans to sign with an agent.
On February 24 and 25, we're going to break down where each of the major conferences' player of the year race stands going into March. Here, we bring you the race for the Big East's award.

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