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Watch List Released For Women’s Citizen Naismith Trophy

Competition for the 2019 Citizen Naismith Trophy for Women’s Player of the Year Begins with 50 Candidates to Watch  ATLANTA (November 12, 2018) – The Atlanta Tipoff Club released today the 50 names on the Citizen Naismith Trophy Women’s Watch List. The midseason 30...

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Citizen Naismith Trophy Men’s Watch List Released

Fifty Players Vying for 2019 Top Player of the Year Honor as Season Tips Off  ATLANTA (November 5, 2018) – Today, the Atlanta Tipoff Club announced 50 men’s players to watch for the 2019 Citizen Naismith Trophy Men’s Player of the Year honor. A list of the midseason...

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Anne Donovan (1961-2018)

"The Atlanta Tipoff Club was stunned to hear of the passing of Anne Donovan. She had the distinction of being the first woman to win the Naismith College Player of the Year Award in 1983, and later was named the Naismith Outstanding Contributor to Women’s...

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C.M. Newton (1930-2018)

"The basketball community lost a dear friend, legend and pioneer with the passing of C.M. Newton.  Our deepest sympathies go out to his family, friends, former players and coaches, and those whose lives he enriched.  He will be missed.” Eric Oberman...

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