The Naismith Award Winners - College Basketball MVP

2010 Evan Turner - Ohio State
2009 Blake Griffin - Oklahoma
2008 Tyler Hansbrough - North Carolina
2007 Kevin Durant - Texas
2006 J.J. Redick, Duke
2005 Andrew Bogut - Utah
2004 Jameer Nelson - Saint Joseph’s
2003 T.J. Ford - University of Texas
2002 Jason Williams -  Duke University
2001 Shane Battier -  Duke University
2000 Kenyon Martin - University of Cincinnati
 
 
1999 Elton Brand -  Duke University
1998 Antawn Jamison - University of North Carolina
1997 Tim Duncan - Wake Forest University
1996 Marcus Camby - University of Massachusetts
1995 Joe Smith - University of Maryland
1994 Glenn Robinson - Purdue University
1993 Calbert Cheaney - Indiana University
1992 Christian Laettner -  Duke University
1991 Larry Johnson - UNLV
1990 Lionel Simmons - LaSalle Universtiy
1989 Danny Ferry Duke - University
1988 Danny Manning - University of Kansas
1987 David Robinson - Navy
1986 Johnny Dawkins -  Duke University
1985 Patrick Ewing - Georgetown University
1984 Michael Jordan - University of North Carolina
1983 Ralph Sampson - University of Virginia
1982 Ralph Sampson - University of Virginia 
1981 Ralph Sampson - University of Virginia
1980 Mark Aguirre - DePaul University
1979 Larry Bird - Indiana State University
1978 Butch Lee - Marquette University
1977 Marques Johnson - UCLA
1976 Scott May - Indiana University
1975 David Thompson - NC State
1974 Bill Walton - UCLA
1973 Bill Walton - UCLA
1972 Bill Walton - UCLA
1971 Austin Carr - University of Notre Dame
1970 Pete Maravich - LSU
1969 Lew Alcindor - UCLA

UNITED PRESS INTERNATIONAL PLAYER OF THE YEAR
Selected by UPI college basketball writers
 
Year Player, School
1955 Tom Gola, La Salle
1956 Bill Russell, San Francisco
1957 Chet Forte, Columbia
1958 Oscar Robertson, Cincinnati
1959 Oscar Robertson, Cincinnati
1960 Oscar Robertson, Cincinnati
1961 Jerry Lucas, Ohio State
1962 Jerry Lucas, Ohio State
1963 Art Heyman, Duke
1964 Gary Bradds, Ohio State
1965 Bill Bradley, Princeton
1966 Cazzie Russell, Michigan
1967 Lew Alcindor, UCLA
1968 Elvin Hayes, Houston
1969 Lew Alcindor, UCLA
1970 Pete Maravich, Louisiana State
1971 Austin Carr, Notre Dame
1972 Bill Walton, UCLA
1973 Bill Walton, UCLA
1974 Bill Walton, UCLA
1975 David Thompson, North Carolina State
1976 Scott May, Indiana
1977 Marques Johnson, UCLA
1978 Butch Lee, Marquette
1979 Larry Bird, Indiana State
1980 Mark Aguirre, DePaul
1981 Ralph Sampson, Virginia
1982 Ralph Sampson, Virginia
1983 Ralph Sampson, Virginia
1984 Michael Jordan, North Carolina
1985 Chris Mullin, St. John's
1986 Walter Berry, St. John's
1987 David Robinson, Navy
1988 Hersey Hawkins, Bradley
1989 Danny Ferry, Duke
1990 Lionel Simmons, La Salle
1991 Shaquille O'Neal, Louisiana State
1992 Jim Jackson, Ohio State
1993 Calbert Cheaney, Indiana
1994 Glenn Robinson, Purdue
1995 Joe Smith, Maryland
1996 Ray Allen, Connecticut
1997 award discontinued