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Kris Dunn Among Three With Connecticut Connections On AP All-America Teams

Kris Dunn Among Three With Connecticut Connections On AP All-America Teams

Whenever talk of the best college basketball player this season came up so did two names: Denzel Valentine of Michigan State and Buddy Hield of Oklahoma.

They were unanimous selections Tuesday to The Associated Press' 2015-16 All-America team.

Both led their teams to successful seasons and their numbers lifted them above all the other players.

Valentine, the Big Ten player of the year, averaged 19.4 points, 7.6 rebounds and 7.6 assists, while Hield, the player of the year in the Big 12, averaged 25 points, 5.6 rebounds and 3.0 assists.

Providence star and New London native Kris Dunn, the two-time Big East Conference player of the year, was named to the second team....

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