U.S. Basketball Writers Association USBWA NEWS ARCHIVE
News and columns from the 2018-19 basketball season
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JANUARY 2019
• Maryland's Fernando is Oscar Robertson National Player of the Week (1.15.19)
• Syracuse's Mangakahia, Maryland's Austin earn National, Freshman Player of the Week honors (1.15.19)
• East Carolina's Gardner is Wayman Tisdale National Freshman Player of the Week (1.15.19)
• Hirsch, Garrish are Division III National Players of the Week (1.15.19)
• St. John's Ponds is Oscar Robertson National Player of the Week (1.8.19)
• Penn's Sterba, Columbia's Durr earn National, Freshman Player of the Week honors (1.8.19)
• Detroit's Davis is Wayman Tisdale National Freshman Player of the Week (1.8.19)
• Carius, Hasson are Division III National Players of the Week (1.8.19)
• Hofstra's Wright-Foreman is Oscar Robertson National Player of the Week (1.3.19)
• Georgetown's White, Michigan State's Clouden earn National, Freshman Player of the Week honors (1.3.19)
• Kentucky's Herro is Wayman Tisdale National Freshman Player of the Week (1.3.19)

THE TIPOFF: JANUARY 2019
• David Teel: USBWA finds next leader in Malcolm Moran
• Joe Mitch: Cherishing nearly four decades' worth of memories
• Hall of Fame class had humble beginnings
• Kidney donor Downey is Most Courageous
• Villanova's Sheridan wins Katha Quinn Award

DECEMBER 2018
• Marquette's Howard is Oscar Robertson National Player of the Week (12.26.18)
• Oregon's Ionescu, Kentucky's Howard earn National, Freshman Player of the Week honors (12.26.18)
• Georgetown's McClung is Wayman Tisdale National Freshman Player of the Week (12.26.18)
• Twenty standouts named to Oscar Robertson Trophy Midseason Watch List (12.21.18)
• Indiana's Morgan is Oscar Robertson National Player of the Week (12.18.18)
• Stanford's Smith, Texas Tech's Carr earn National, Freshman Player of the Week honors (12.18.18)
• Boston College's Tabbs is Wayman Tisdale National Freshman Player of the Week (12.18.18)
• Francis, Temple are Division III National Players of the Week (12.18.18)
• Tennessee's Schofield is Oscar Robertson National Player of the Week (12.11.18)
• Michigan State's Allen, Middle Tennessee's Sutton earn National, Freshman Player of the Week honors (12.11.18)
• Duke's Barrett is Wayman Tisdale National Freshman Player of the Week (12.11.18)
• Smith Jr., Temple are Division III National Players of the Week (12.11.18)
• Marquette's Howard is Oscar Robertson National Player of the Week (12.4.18)
• UConn's Williams, Ohio State's Juhász earn National, Freshman Player of the Week honors (12.4.18)
• Duke's Williamson is Wayman Tisdale National Freshman Player of the Week (12.4.18)
• Dennis, Norlin are Division III National Players of the Week (12.4.18)

NOVEMBER 2018
• Underwood, Chernow are Division III National Players of the Week (11.27.18)
• Brown, Ramirez-Tejeda are Division III National Players of the Week (11.20.18)

THE TIPOFF: NOVEMBER 2018
• David Teel: Despite inroads, seating is our greatest issue
• Joe Mitch: Temple's Dunphy epitomizes ideals of Dean Smith Award
• USBWA mourns passing of O'Connell, Guback
• King, Theisen win initial Guback scholarships
• Quinn a big winner in USBWA's best writing contest
• Kansas, Notre Dame are preseason favorites

OCTOBER 2018
• King, Theisen awarded USBWA scholarships (10.23.18)
• Temple's Dunphy named recipient of 2018 Dean Smith Award (10.16.18)