The Wooden Award has released its Midseason Top-25 List for the 2015-16 season, and largely it features many of the names that you would expect, including Buddy Hield, Kris Dunn, Ben Simmons and Denzel Valentine.
One of the most important games on Tuesday night will be Iowa State taking on Cincinnati. The Cyclones are coming off of their first loss of the season on Saturday to Northern Iowa. The Bearcats have dropped two of their last five.
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.
One only has to do a Google search to understand that no coach in his first-year at a unviersity is under more pressure than Steve Prohm. How did he and his team perform in its first game this season, an ugly 68-62 win over Colorado in Sioux Falls, South Dakota? Here are a few takeaways.