Zion Williamson named Player of the Year in the NCAA

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Although he didn’t lead his team to the Final Four, Duke power forward Zion Williamson was named Player of the Year in the NCAA.

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Williamson averaged 22.6 points, 8.9 rebounds, 2.1 steals and 1.8 blocks during the season and comfortably earned the award, as he received 59 of the 64 votes.

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