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Luke Babbitt Named National Finalist

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Luke Babbitt mid-season finalist

J.K. Metzker

         

Luke Babbitt is putting up some great numbers this season and now he's getting some national attention. 

Babbitt has been named as a mid season candidate for the Naismith Trophy. The award is considered  the most prestigious national basketball award and is given each year to the men's college basketball player of the year. Babbitt is one of just 5 sophomores on the list and he's put up great numbers. He's averaging 21.6 points per game to go along with nearly 10 rebounds. The Naismith award will be presented at the NCAA men's final four in Indianapolis.

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