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Frank Mason III Named 2017 Citizen Naismith Trophy Winner

Senior Guard Becomes Second Kansas Player to Win the Award SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (April 2, 2017) – University of Kansas senior Frank Mason III has been named winner of the 2017 Citizen Naismith Trophy, the Atlanta Tipoff Club today announced today. Mason edged out fellow...

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Citizen Watch Company and Naismith Trophy Form Partnership

Company’s Title Sponsorship Will Annually Honor The Most Outstanding College Basketball Players  ATLANTA (March 28, 2017) – The Atlanta Tipoff Club, administrators of the Naismith Trophy, today announced a multi-year agreement to make Citizen Watch the title sponsor...

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Nathan Hale School Duo Named 2017 Naismith Winners

ATLANTA (March 20, 2017) – Michael Porter Jr., a 6’9” forward at Seattle’s Nathan Hale High School, and his head coach, Brandon Roy, have been named the 2017 Naismith National High School Player and Coach of the Year, the Atlanta Tipoff Club today announced today....

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2017 Naismith Trophy Final Four Released

Forty-Ninth Awarding of College Basketball’s Most Outstanding Men’s Player Set for April 2 in Scottsdale ATLANTA (March 19, 2017) – The Atlanta Tipoff Club today announced the four finalists for the James A. Naismith Trophy, recognizing college basketball’s most...

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