KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Marcus Smart has a simple message for Andrew Wiggins: Prove it.
It's the same message that his veteran Oklahoma State teammates want to deliver to Wiggins' young, hungry group of Jayhawks this season.
Smart bristled at the Big 12's annual media day Tuesday when the star guard was asked about the hype surrounding Wiggins, the consensus No. 1 recruit in the nation. Smart went on to say that he knows Wiggins is a tremendous player, but he hasn't accomplished anything yet.
Smart would have been a lottery pick in the NBA draft had he come out last year, but instead he returned for his sophomore season. So naturally, he believes he's the league's best player.
Just like he believes Oklahoma State, not Kansas, is the league's top team.

NCAAB Headlines

NCAAB Top Stories

Thumbnail Clemson vs. Louisville Pick Will No. 12 Louisvilleadd another big loss to Clemson’scurrent losing streak? Here’s our thoughts on today’s 9PM ET contest.
Thumbnail Virginia vs. Boston College Pick Will No. 16 Virginia handle its business on the road when it travels to face Boston College tonight at 8PM...
Thumbnail Top 25 battle pits Gamecocks against Gators Frank Martin’s South Carolina squad prides itself on smothering defense. This evening, though, the Gamecocks may meet their match.
Thumbnail Notre Dame vs. Florida State Pick Can No. 10 Florida State hand No. 15 Notre Dame its first ACC loss when the two meet up tonight at 7PM ET?
Thumbnail Beilein's bunch hopes to stand up to Badgers As the Big Ten schedule ramps up, certain teams are already separating themselves from the rest of the pack. Will Wisconsin or Michigan rise to the...

NCAAB Team Pages