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SportVirginia's Kyle Guy Wins NCAA Tournament Most Outstanding Player

13:45  09 april  2019
13:45  09 april  2019 Source:   si.com

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Filled entirely with Virginia and Texas Tech players , the coveted Most Outstanding Player honor was awarded to Kyle Guy . Guy had been in an offensive slump through the Check out the full Final Four All- Tournament team below, announced by the NCAA shortly after the conclusion of Virignia' s win

At the conclusion of the NCAA men' s and women' s Division I basketball championships (the "Final Four" tournaments ), the Associated Press selects a Most Outstanding Player . The MOP usually is awarded to a member of the Championship team.

Virginia's Kyle Guy Wins NCAA Tournament Most Outstanding Player© Streeter Lecka/Getty Images

Virginia junior Kyle Guy won the NCAA tournament Most Outstanding Player on Monday night as Virginia defeated Texas Tech 85-77 at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis.

Guy finished Monday night with 24 points on 8-of-15 from the field. De'Andre Hunter led the Cavaliers in scoring with 27 points including four threes.

Virginia's guard scored 15 points in Saturday's victory over Auburn. He hit a three free throws in the final 0.6 seconds to defeat the Tigers 63-62. Guy scored 25 points in an Elite 8 win against Purdue.

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In Virginia ' s Final Four matchup with No. 5 Auburn on Saturday, he earned a foul while shooting a last-ditch three-pointer with one second remaining. Arguments could be made for two of Guy 's teammates as this year's Most Outstanding Player , which just illustrates the strength of Virginia as

Cavaliers guard Kyle Guy won the honor after posting 39 points on 13-of-26 shooting between his team’ s wins over Auburn and Texas Tech at the Final Four. Guy led Virginia in scoring this season with 15.2 points per game while also chipping in 4.5 rebounds and 2.1 assists per game.

Virginia claimed its first national championship in program history with Monday's victory.

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