Best College Basketball Players
- Rising Star: Gonzaga Forward Zach Collins Zach Collins, Gonzaga's freshman forward, is a valuable sixth man on a balanced Bulldogs team that's favored in the Final Four.
- Rising Star: Oregon Guard Tyler Dorsey Tyler Dorsey, Oregon's sophomore guard, has been on a scoring tear. Can he keep his Ducks flying against the Wolverines from Michigan?
- Rising Star: South Carolina Forward Chris Silva Sophomore forward Chris Silva first played basketball in high school, now he's the key force behind the Gamecocks' run to the Sweet 16.
- Rising Star: USC Forward Chimezie Metu Sophomore forward Chimezie Metu, perhaps USC's most consistent player, earned the Pac-12’s Most Improved Player award this season.
- Rising Star: SMU Guard Shake Milton Sophomore point guard Shake Milton led SMU to an AAC title and should keep his Mustangs playing deep into the NCAA Tournament.