Maten, who is the SEC's active career leader in points, rebounds, blocks and double-doubles, was one of two league players on the 25-player Wooden ledger. Inclusion on the list means that Bridges is among the frontrunners for the award, but the award victor does not need to be on the midseason top 25. The award is bestowed upon the nation's best basketball player at an NCAA Division I university who has proven to his university that he is making progress towards graduation and maintaining a minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA. Previous winners include Larry Bird (1979), Michael Jordan ('1984), Tim Duncan (1997), Kevin Durant (2007) and Blake Griffin (2009).
Michigan State has never had a player win the Wooden Award since it was created in 1976. The Big 12 and the Pac-12 conference each have three players apiece make the list. She averages 22.7 points and 12.6 rebounds per game.
Players must have a 2.0 grade-point average to be considered.
Maten has scored in double figures in 14 of the Bulldogs' 15 games, with seven 20-point outputs and seven double-doubles. Gustafson is now ranked in the top-15 nationally in 10 categories. On Dec. 15, she set the Texas A&M record with 46 points, including the game-winning shot, at Southern California.
The ACC and the Big East each have five players on the list. He has also earned Big 12 Newcomer of the Week on November 20 and December 4.
Voting will open prior to the start of the NCAA Tournament.
Chris Stapleton Set To Appear On New Justin Timberlake Album
The album is titled Man of the Woods , according to a trailer video, and it explores rugged, new terrain for the NSYNC alum. Justin is apparently releasing one music video each for four weeks leading up to the album which you can pre-order here.
Bridges was also on the preseason top 50 list. The announcement was made by ESPNW and the Wooden Award on Thursday.
The award's advisory board will trim its list to 15 candidates in late February.
Egypt: hot air balloon crashes, killing 1 tourist
The crash, to the west of the city of Luxor, happened due to bad weather conditions, the news agency said, according to Reuters. In a similar incident in 2013, 19 tourists from Europe and Asia, were killed when a sightseeing balloon caught fire in Luxor.
The press conference brought one major fact to fore, there are two teams inside the Bigg Boss 11 house right now. Vikas Gupta is seen fighting against Shilpa Shinde and Akash is seen raising his opinion on everyone.
The militants had attacked the 185th battalion camp of the Central Reserve Police Force in Awantipora around 2 am on 31 December. In a statement issued to news agency GNS, the Jaish spokesperson said its "Shaheed Afzal Guru squad" carried out the attack.
An arctic front is hitting the area this weekend, dropping high temperatures to single digits or the teens all across the state. As temperatures fall below freezing Saturday night , patchy freezing drizzle is possible Saturday night into midday Sunday .
The Hong Kong government said in a statement Friday it had noted media reports that the Lighthouse Winmore had been seized. China denied Friday that it was supplying oil to North Korea, USA Today reported.
Meghan Markle were incredibly touched that you took the trouble to write as you did in connection to their forthcoming Wedding. The couple will marry on Saturday, May 19 at St George's Chapel in the grounds of Windsor Castle.
Smuggling organizations will use the law as a "selling point", he said, adding that Brown "bit off a lot more than he can chew". There was a sanctuary state showdown after the nation's top immigration cop took aim at city leaders across California.
During the same interview, Ferrera talked about their wedding planning and said that it's something she hasn't really focused on. The " Ugly Betty " alum, 33, announced Sunday that she and husband Ryan Williams are expecting their first child together.
Aguero fed Gundogan this time and his clever back-heel sent the Argentine through on goal where he rounded the keeper and netted. The quality he has is unbelievable and we need him to score a lot of goals.
Cable news viewing was up 66 percent year-over-year Sunday afternoons, and that means older male fans were probably pulled away. If that is what the National Football League is, a television show, it is time to look inside the numbers .
When police went to his room to retrieve his belongings, they found ammunition, an AR-15, a shotgun and a handgun, police said. The arrest comes just hours before the hotel is set to host its annual New Year's Eve celebration .
Mother Of H&M Model Tells Everyone To 'Get Over It
Social media blew up over the photo of the young boy wearing the green hooded sweatshirt, which had racist undertones. It comes after The Weeknd said he was "shocked, embarrassed and deeply offended" by the advert.
Sears store in Hanford is closing down
Sears shares dropped more than 60 percent over the past 12 months, including a 4.5 percent drop Thursday. The upcoming round of closures will leave it with fewer than 940 stores, down from 3,510 six years ago.
Latte levy: Coffee cups could be banned by 2023
A more focused target has thus been recommended: all single-use coffee cups placed in recycling bins to be recycled by 2023 . The report stresses the triumph of the plastic bags ban in the United Kingdom , and the behavioural change it created.
Michigan's minimum wage set to rise on New Year's Day
Lawmakers later changed the law to only require employers to make up the difference when tips don't exceed the minimum wage. Cathy Young, R-Olean, and Goodell for making sure the increase to $15 is phased in over the next few years.