• September 25, 2021

2016 John R. Wooden Award Late Season Top 20

The John R. Wooden Award announced a women’s late season top 20 list of outstanding student-athletes who are the frontrunners for the honor at roughly two-thirds of the way through the 2015-16 season. The list is chosen by a poll of national women’s college basketball media members. The annual presentation of the award will take place in early April.

Name Height Class Position School Conference
Jillian Alleyne 6-3 Sr. F Oregon Pac-12
Ameryst Alston 5-9 Sr. G Ohio State Big Ten
Rachel Banham 5-9 Sr. G Minnesota Big Ten
Jordin Canada 5-6 Soph. G UCLA Pac-12
Nia Coffey 6-1 Jr. F Northwestern Big Ten
Nina Davis# 5-11 Jr. F Baylor Big 12
Moriah Jefferson 5-7 Sr. G Connecticut The American
Brionna Jones 6-3 Jr. C Maryland Big Ten
Kelsey Mitchell 5-8 Soph. G Ohio State Big Ten
Tiffany Mitchell# 5-9 Sr. G South Carolina SEC
Kelsey Plum 5-8 Jr. G Washington Pac-12
Aerial Powers 6-0 Jr. F Michigan State Big Ten
Azurá Stevens 6-6 Soph. F/G Duke ACC
Breanna Stewart*# 6-4 Sr. F Connecticut The American
Morgan Tuck 6-2 Jr. F Connecticut The American
Brianna Turner 6-3 Soph. F Notre Dame ACC
Victoria Vivians 6-1 Soph. F Mississippi State SEC
Shatori Walker-Kimbrough 5-11 Jr. G Maryland Big Ten
Courtney Williams 5-8 Sr. G South Florida The American
A’ja Wilson 6-5 Soph. F South Carolina SEC

* indicates player selected as 2014-15 Wooden Award Player of the Year
# indicates player selected as a 2014-15 Wooden Award All-American

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