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Dick Vitale's weekly awards

3/15/2010

PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Anthony Johnson, Montana

Johnson exploded for a career-high, and Big Sky tournament record, 42 points as Montana advanced to its eighth NCAA tournament. He had 34 points in the second half as the Grizzlies rallied from a 20-point halftime deficit.

TEAM OF THE WEEK: Kansas

The Jayhawks took out Texas A&M and Kansas State in the Big 12 tournament. Sherron Collins had the hot hand in the tourney, averaging 19 points per game.

SHOCK OF THE WEEK: Massachusetts over Charlotte

The Minutemen came in 11-19, the 49ers were 19-11. Charlotte was on the bubble and trying to move forward, but Ricky Harris scored 24 points to lead his team to victory in the Atlantic 10 first round stunner.

COACH OF THE WEEK: John Groce, Ohio U.

The Bobcats were the ninth-seed and won the Mid-American Conference tournament.

DIAPER DANDY OF THE WEEK: Kawhi Leonard, San Diego State

Leonard helped lead the Aztecs to the Mountain West title.