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CBK 99 43 NCAA Player of the Year race 24743114 Player of the Year race Player+of+the+Year+race CBK

Here’s Jeff Goodman's installment of the FOXSports.com Player of the Year Race — and Kemba Walker has finally been pushed out of the top spot.

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CBK 99 43 NCAA Player of the Year race 24739023 Jared Sullinger, 6-9, 280, C, Fr., Ohio State Jared+Sullinger%2C+6-9%2C+280%2C+C%2C+Fr.%2C+Ohio+State CBK

The freshman big man (pictured, right) moves into the top spot after he put up 19 points and nine boards in a win against Indiana and had 24 points and 12 rebounds in a victory over Iowa — Jeff Goodman

Stats: 18.1 ppg, 10.2 rpg
 

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CBK 99 43 NCAA Player of the Year race 24739024 Kemba Walker, 6-0, 175, PG, Jr., UConn Kemba+Walker%2C+6-0%2C+175%2C+PG%2C+Jr.%2C+UConn CBK

Walker scored 19 points, but was just 8-of-23 from the field in Tuesday’s loss at Notre Dame. Walker also had seven rebounds and five assists in South Bend.

Stats: 26.1 ppg, 5.2 rpg, 3.9 apg
 

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CBK 99 43 NCAA Player of the Year race 24739035 Nolan Smith, 6-2, 185, G, Sr., Duke Nolan+Smith%2C+6-2%2C+185%2C+G%2C+Sr.%2C+Duke CBK

The Blue Devils returned after a week off and Smith, who has moved to the point in Kyrie Irving’s absence, went off for 28 points, five rebounds and five assists in a win against Miami.

Stats: 18.6 ppg, 5.6 apg, 5.0 rpg, 41% 3-pointers
 

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CBK 99 43 NCAA Player of the Year race 24739037 Jimmer Fredette, 6-2, 195, G, Sr., BYU Jimmer+Fredette%2C+6-2%2C+195%2C+G%2C+Sr.%2C+BYU CBK

The Cougars’ do-it-all guard had 34 points and six assists in a road win against Buffalo and only needed 13 points and five assists in a rout over Fresno Pacific.

Stats: 24.1 ppg, 4.4 apg, 3.2 rpg, 37% 3-pointers
 

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CBK 99 43 NCAA Player of the Year race 24743003 E'Twaun Moore, 6-4, 190, G, Sr., Purdue E%27Twaun+Moore%2C+6-4%2C+190%2C+G%2C+Sr.%2C+Purdue CBK

The smooth, underrated guard sank seven 3-pointers, finishing with 31 points and seven boards in a win against Northwestern.

Stats: 20.4 ppg, 6.1 rpg, 45% 3-pointers
 

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CBK 99 43 NCAA Player of the Year race 24743004 Klay Thompson, 6-6, 200, G, Jr., Washington State Klay+Thompson%2C+6-6%2C+200%2C+G%2C+Jr.%2C+Washington+State CBK

The Cougars have struggled of late, but the long and talented wing put up 26 points and five boards in a loss at UCLA and finished with 17 points and 10 rebounds in a setback at USC.

Stats: 22.2 ppg, 4.6 rpg, 4.0 apg, 44% 3-pointers
 

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CBK 99 43 NCAA Player of the Year race 24743032 Jon Leuer, 6-10, 230, F, Sr., Wisconsin Jon+Leuer%2C+6-10%2C+230%2C+F%2C+Sr.%2C+Wisconsin CBK

The Badgers’ versatile and skilled big man went for 19 points and had five rebounds in a road loss to Illinois.

Stats: 19.5 ppg, 7.3 rpg, 47% 3-pointers
 

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CBK 99 43 NCAA Player of the Year race 24739081 Derrick Williams, 6-8, 240, F, Soph., Arizona Derrick+Williams%2C+6-8%2C+240%2C+F%2C+Soph.%2C+Arizona CBK

The Wildcats forward has slowed down of late. He had 12 points and seven rebounds in a win at Oregon and finished with 16 points and just two boards in a loss at Oregon State.

Stats: 18.6 ppg, 6.7 rpg, 70% 3-pointers
 

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CBK 99 43 NCAA Player of the Year race 24739083 Terrence Jones, 6-9, 230, F, Fr. Kentucky Terrence+Jones%2C+6-9%2C+230%2C+F%2C+Fr.+Kentucky CBK

The Wildcats freshman produced 12 points, eight rebounds and five assists in a win at Louisville and finished with 10 points and eight boards in an eventual rout over Penn.

Stats: 17.1 ppg, 9.1 rpg, 1.9 bpg
 

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CBK 99 43 NCAA Player of the Year race 24742006 Kenneth Faried, 6-8, 230, PF, Sr., Morehead State Kenneth+Faried%2C+6-8%2C+230%2C+PF%2C+Sr.%2C+Morehead+State CBK

It’s difficult to keep this guy off the list even though he doesn’t get a lot of national attention. Faried had 23 points and a dozen boards in a win over Binghamton and then went for 20 and 13 in a victory over a tough College of Charleston team.

Stats: 19.1 ppg, 13.8 rpg, 2.3 spg, 1.9 bpg

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