2016 Naismith Trophy releases early season watch list

The college basketball season may have just started, but that doesn’t mean it’s too early to start looking at the candidates for the 2016 Naismith Trophy.

The award is given to the Men’s College Player of the Year, and is sure to include a highly competitive field throughout the season.

Some of the players included in the watch list are top prospects forward Ben Simmons of LSU, guard Kris Dunn from Providence, small forward Jaylen Brown from California and shooting guard Grayson Allen from Duke, among others.

The full list can be found below. It is in alphabetical order.

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