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.
It looks like the North Carolina team that everyone expected this season has decided to come to play with Marcus Paige back in the fold. The Tar Heels went wire-to-wire on Davidson, taking the lead on their first possession and never looking back, winning the game 98-65.
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.
Last year, college basketball was ruled by terrific frontcourts. This year, the talent is a bit more spread out, but there are still plenty of groups to get excited about. Here are your top-10 frontcourts in college basketball.
North Carolina announced on Wednesday that point guard Marcus Paige, a preseason All-American and the No. 15 player on CBS Sports' Top 100 (and one) ranking, will miss three-to-four weeks with a fracture in his right (non-shooting) hand.