Udoka Azubuike named Big 12 Player of the Year
Kansas center Udoka Azubuike has been selected as the Big 12 player of the year by the league’s coaches.
Azubuike is averaging 13.7 points and 10.5 rebounds a game, and is shooting an NCAA-best 74.8% from the field for the regular-season champion Jayhawks. The 7-footer from Nigeria is the only Big 12 player averaging a double-double.
, the day after the end of the regular season. The league’s postseason tournament starts Wednesday in Kansas City.