Junior forward Robbie Hummel is among 16 finalists for the U.S. Basketball Writers Association's player of the year award, the Oscar Robertson trophy.
Hummel averages 16.1 points and 7.1 rebounds for the No. 4 Boilermakers.
He has led Purdue in rebounds 12 times and has five double doubles.
The winner will be announced April 2 in Indianapolis in conjunction with the Final Four.