Annual Awards: 1998-99 Season, Men's College Basketball

Player of the Year

Elton Brand, DukeAP, NABC, TSN, USBWA, Naismith, Wooden

Wooden Award Voting

Presented since 1977 by the Los Angeles Athletic Club and named after the former Purdue All-America and UCLA coach John Wooden. Voting done by 1,038-member panel of national media; candidates must have a cumulative college grade point average of 2.0 (out of 4.0) and be making progress toward graduation.

1Elton Brand, DukeSo.C4312
2Andre Miller, UtahSr.G3616
3Wally Szczerbiak, Miami-OHSr.F3108
4Mateen Cleaves, Michigan St.Sr.G2964
5Richard Hamilton, UConnJr.G2865
6Jason Terry, ArizonaSr.G2745
7Trajan Langdon, DukeSr.G2069
8Chris Porter, AuburnJr.F1437
9Evan Eschmeyer, NorthwesternSr.C1127
10Scott Padgett, KentuckySr.F1048

Coaches of the Year

Cliff Ellis, AuburnAP, USBWA
Mike Krzyzewski, DukeNABC, Naismith
Jim O'Brien, Ohio St.NABC
Note: Krzyzewski and O'Brien shared the NABC Coach of the Year Award.


Final NCAA Men's Division I Standings1998-99 SeasonConsensus All-America Team


1998-99 Season
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