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Boston College Basketball: Olivier Hanlan Named To Wooden Award Preseason Top 50

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Olivi-eh up for the player of the year award.

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Congratulations to Boston College's Olivier Hanlannamed to the Wooden Award Preseason Top 50, according to an announcement of the Los Angeles Athletic Club. The award is given annually to the most outstanding men's basketball player in the country.

The list will be culled to 25 players in mid January and 20 in early February. A total of 15 players will be placed on the final ballot and submitted to voters prior to the NCAA Tournament.

From the ACC, Hanlan is joined by Malcolm Brogdon (Virginia), Jerian Grant (Notre Dame), Montrezl Harrell (Louisville), Tyus Jones (Duke), Jahlil Okafor (Duke), Marcus Paige (North Carolina) and Terry Rozier (Louisville) on the preseason top 50.

Cliff Alexander, Kansas Fr. F
Brandon Ashley, Arizona Jr. F
Ron Baker, Wichita State Jr. G
Ryan Boatright, UConn Sr. G
Malcolm Brogdon, Virginia Jr. G
Willie Cauley-Stein, Kentucky Jr. F
Branden Dawson, Michigan State Sr. G/F
Sam Dekker, Wisconsin Jr. F
Perry Ellis, Kansas Jr. F
Yogi Ferrell, Indiana Jr. G
Marcus Foster, Kansas State So. G
Michael Frazier II, Florida Jr. G
Treveon Graham, VCU Sr. G/F
Jerian Grant, Notre Dame Sr. G
Olivier Hanlan, Boston College Jr. G
Montrezl Harrell, Louisville Jr. F
Aaron Harrison, Kentucky So. G
Andrew Harrison, Kentucky So. G
Tyler Haws, BYU Sr. G
Buddy Hield, Oklahoma Jr. G
Rondae Hollis-Jefferson, Arizona So. F
R.J. Hunter, Georgia State Jr. G
Stanley Johnson, Arizona Fr. F
Tyus Jones, Duke ACC Fr. G
Frank Kaminsky, Wisconsin Sr. F
Caris LeVert, Michigan Jr. G
Jordan Mickey, LSU So. F
Nic Moore, SMU Jr. G
Georges Niang, Iowa State Jr. F
Jahlil Okafor, Duke Fr. C
Kelly Oubre, Jr. Kansas Fr. G
Marcus Paige, North Carolina Jr. G
Kevin Pangos, Gonzaga Sr. G
Terran Petteway, Nebraska Jr. F
Bobby Portis, Arkansas So. F
Chasson Randle, Stanford Sr. G
Terry Rozier, Louisville So. G
Wesley Saunders, Harvard Sr. G
Josh Scott, Colorado Jr. F
Wayne Selden, Jr., Kansas So. G
D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera, Georgetown Jr. G
Juwan Staten, West Virginia Sr. G
Keifer Sykes, Green Bay Sr. G
Isaiah Taylor, Texas So. G
Karl-Anthony Towns, Kentucky Fr. F
Myles Turner, Texas Fr. F
Fred VanVleet, Wichita State Jr. G
Dez Wells, Maryland Sr. G/F
Delon Wright, Utah Sr. G
Joseph Young, Oregon Sr. G