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Oklahoma's Hield among 15 on Wooden Award ballot list

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) - University of Oklahoma junior Buddy Hield is one of 15 college basketball players named to the John R. Wooden Award Ballot.

The Los Angeles Athletic Club sponsors the award named after long-time UCLA coach John Wooden is presented to the player selected as player of the year. The Wooden All-American Team of 10 players and the five finalists for the Wooden Award will be announced during the NCAA Tournament.

Hield leads the Big 12 in scoring in conference games at 18.5 points per game while averaging 17.3 points per game for the entire season.

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