The award is called the Oscar Robertson Trophy and is voted on by members of the U.S. Basketball Writers Association.
Durant averages 24.7 points and 11.3 rebounds a game. Both statistics are among the top five in the country. Oden has averaged 15.3 points and 9.5 rebounds in helping the Buckeyes reach the No. 1 spot in the USA Today coaches' poll.
Hansbrough has scored 18.7 points and had 7.6 rebounds a game while Noah, who helped Florida to the national title last season, has chipped in 12 points and 8.1 rebounds a contest. Tucker is second in the Big Ten with a 19.9-point scoring average. The Oscar Robertson Trophy has been awarded annually since 1959. This year's award will be presented March 30 in Atlanta.
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