NCAA Basketball

Hawaii Rainbow Warriors (28-6)


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vs. CSF 
W 75-44
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vs. UC-SB 
W 88-76
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vs. LgBch 
W 64-60
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@ Cal 
W 77-66
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@ MD 
L 60-73
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Hawaii guard Aaron Valdes to turn professional

HONOLULU (AP) Hawaii junior guard Aaron Valdes said Thursday he is giving up his final year of eligibility to turn professional.

Valdes, from Whittier, California, averaged 14.1 points and 5.5 rebounds last season. He was selected the Big West Conference Tournament's MVP after averaging 17.0 points, 7.0 rebounds, and 4.7 assists in the Rainbow Warriors' three victories.

Valdes is the second underclassman to leave the program, following junior forward Stefan Jankovic.

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Leaders
Points: S. Jankovic15.6
Rebounds: S. Jankovic6.6
Assists: R. Bobbitt5.5
FG%: S. Jankovic54.3%
FT%: R. Bobbitt80.1%
3P%: R. Bobbitt33.3%
Steals: R. Bobbitt2.1
Blocks: S. Jankovic1.2
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Kansas33-5
2 Michigan State29-6
3 North Carolina33-7
4 Virginia29-8
5 Oregon31-7
6 Villanova35-5
7 Oklahoma29-8
8 West Virginia26-9
9 Xavier28-6
10 Miami (FL)27-8
10 Kentucky27-9
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Villanova35-5
2 North Carolina33-7
3 Kansas33-5
4 Oklahoma29-8
5 Virginia29-8
6 Oregon31-7
7 Michigan State29-6
8 Miami (FL)27-8
9 Indiana27-8
10 Syracuse23-14
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Big West Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
Hawaii 13-3 28-6
UC Irvine 13-3 28-10
Long Beach State 12-4 20-15
UC Santa Barbara 11-5 19-14
UC Davis 6-10 11-19
UC Riverside 5-11 14-19
CSUN 5-11 10-20
Cal Poly 4-12 10-20
Cal State Fullerton 3-13 10-20
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 77.1 (80)
Rebounds: 10.6 (179)
Assists: 15.4 (50)
FG%: 45.9% (71)
FT%: 68.4% (233)
3P%: 32.2% (287)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 66.7 (51)
Rebounds: 26.7 (76)
Assists: 10.8 (22)
FG%: 40.0% (27)
FT%: 71.7% (272)
3P%: 30.3% (8)
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