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Thomas on Wooden preseason 50 list

UW guard Isaiah Thomas of Tacoma was named today among 50 college players on the preseason John Wooden award list -- the list, in effect, for college basketball's player of the year.

Other players on the list from the state or Pac-10 are Ty Abbott of Arizona State, Steven Gray and Elias Harris of Gonzaga; Tyler Honeycutt of UCLA; Klay Thompson of Washington State; Nikola Vucevic of USC and Derrick Williams of Arizona.

More information at the John R. Wooden Award website.