Jabari Parker finalist for Naismith

Updated: March 23, 2014, 9:43 PM ET
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ATLANTA -- The four finalists for the Naismith Trophy, which will be presented to the top college basketball player by the Atlanta Tipoff Club on April 6, were announced Sunday night.

Standout Duke freshman Jabari Parker, projected by many to be a top-three pick in the NBA draft if he decides to declare, was the youngest of the finalists.

Two seniors made the list: Creighton's Doug McDermott and Louisville's Russ Smith. Arizona junior guard Nick Johnson rounded out the finalists.

Parker, ...

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