In a college basketball season that has been littered with upsets throughout the first week, we almost had our biggest one on Friday night. However, No. 3 Maryland eventually turned up the pressure and intensity, and defeated Rider 65-58.
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.