Quick thoughts from around the nation
Here are some Monday morning musings as we begin another week in college basketball:
• Creighton's Doug McDermott is certainly following the national player of the year script. He's dominating his position and every game he plays in, and he showed it again after scoring 34 points in a win at Cal over the weekend. McDermott is the focus of every opponent's game plan, yet he finds ways to score and to win. A player outside the "big six" has to distinguish himself to win the award. McDermott ...
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