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Dying to know who Dick has ranked number one in College Hoops...for now? This is the place to find his latest thoughts on the game he loves, as well as his choices for the "Sweet Sixteen" of the week!

Dickie V's Sweet 16 - Jan. 20, 2014

1. Arizona
2. Syracuse
3. Michigan State
4. Wichita State
5. Florida
6. Villanova
7. San Diego State
8. Iowa
9. Kansas
10. Massachusetts
11. Louisville
12. Wisconsin
13. Cincinnati
14. Ohio State
15. Kentucky
16. Oklahoma State

    PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Nik Stauskas, Michigan
    He totaled 44 points in wins over Penn State and Wisconsin.  
    TEAM OF THE WEEK: Kansas
    The Jayhawks beat a pair of ranked teams, Iowa State and Oklahoma State. 
    COACH OF THE WEEK: Tubby Smith, Texas Tech
    His Red Raiders upset Baylor and won at TCU.
    DIAPER DANDY OF THE WEEK: Joel Embiid, Kansas
    He was a force on both ends of the court, blocking shots, rebounding and scoring inside. .
    SHOCK OF THE WEEK: Northwestern over Indiana
    Chris Collins got his first Big Ten road win. The Hoosiers beat Wisconsin earlier in the week.