On Monday, the NBA announced the awards will be awarded to players who “made a significant impact” on the sport’s popularity.
The money will be split between players who made a record number of NBA games last season, players who averaged more than 1,000 minutes and players who played for at least 25 teams.
The league also announced that players who have not played in the NBA for more than three years will be eligible for the award, which will be given to a player who “significantly contributed” to the popularity of college basketball.
In a statement, NBA commissioner Adam Silver said, “I am proud to announce the 2017 NBA College Basketball Players of the Year, which is being presented by our friends at The College Basketball Awards.
The award recognizes outstanding college basketball players and teams, and recognizes a player’s outstanding contributions to the sport through the success of his or her college career.
The college players in this year’s list will be rewarded with cash prizes of up to $50,000.
The winners will be announced by the NBA’s Commissioner Adam Silver in February.”NBA players who are on the list of nominees for the 2017 college basketball awards will earn a $100,000 cash prize, while players who were on the same list last season and made at least one All-Star appearance will earn $50 in cash.
Players on the 2017 College Basketball Player of the year list will also receive a $1,000 check from the NBA.
The College Basketball Award is part of the league’s Big Ten Basketball Challenge, which awards $50 scholarships and cash prizes to four finalists.
For the first two years, the top three teams in each conference are awarded $100 and $100 scholarships, respectively, for their top three freshmen.
The first three teams to earn at least three All-Americans and at least 50 wins each of the previous two seasons are eligible for $100 awards in the Big Ten.
The first four teams to reach the top four teams will receive a combined $25,000 in scholarships and the top five teams will earn scholarships and a cash prize of $20,000, respectively.