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Friday / April 28.
  • Ball, Hart, Mason III, Swanigan Named Naismith Award Finalists

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    UCLA’s Lonzo Ball, Villanova’s Josh Hart, Kansas’ Frank Mason and Purdue’s Caleb Swanigan were named finalists for the Naismith Trophy on Sunday.

    The 49th presentation of the Naismith Trophy will be on Sunday, April 2, at the Naismith Awards Brunch in Scottsdale, Ariz. The entire awards presentation will be broadcast live at www.facebook.com/Naismith and also simulcast on Sirius XM College Sports Nation, Channel 84.

    This season, fans have a say in choosing the award’s winner. Between March 20-31, fans can visit www.naismithtrophy.com/vote to cast their ballot for one of these four Naismith Trophy finalists. Voting ends at 8:59 p.m. PT on March 31 and fans are limited to one vote per day. The fan vote will account for 5% of the total vote.

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    Adam Zagoria is a New York Times contributor and Basketball Insider who covers basketball at all levels. He is the author of two books and is an award-winning journalist whose articles have appeared in ESPN The Magazine, SLAM, Sheridan Hoops, Sports Illustrated, Basketball Times and in newspapers nationwide. A veteran Ultimate Frisbee player, he has competed in numerous National and World Championships and, perhaps more importantly, his teams won the Westchester Summer League (WSL) championships in 2011 and 2013. He lives in Manhattan with his wife and children.