The Naismith Trophy released its early season Watch List of 50 players for the Men's College Player of the Year on Wednesday. See the complete list of players named below.

Name Class Position School Conference
Grayson Allen So. SG Duke ACC
Ryan Anderson Sr. PF Arizona Pac 12
Ryan Arcidiacono Sr. PG Villanova Big East
Ron Baker Sr. SG Wichita St. Missouri Valley
Deandre Bembry Jr. F Saint Joseph Altantic 10
Malcolm Brogdon Sr. SG Virginia ACC
Jaylen Brown Fr. SF California Pac 12
Kyle Collinsworth Sr. G BYU West Coast
Kellen Dunham Sr. G Butler Big East
Kris Dunn Jr. G Providence Big East
Perry Ellis Sr. PF Kansas Big 12
AJ English Sr. G Iona MAAC
Yogi Ferrell Sr. PG Indiana Big Ten
Rico Gathers Sr. F Baylor Big 12
Michael Gbinjie Sr. F Syracuse ACC
Jack Gibbs Jr. G Davidson Atlantic 10
AJ Hammons Sr. C Purdue Big Ten
Shaquille Harrison Sr. G Tulsa AAC
Nigel Hayes Jr. F Wisconsin Big Ten
Buddy Hield Sr. SG Oklahoma Big 12
Danuel House Sr. G Texas A&M SEC
Brandon Ingram Fr. G-F Duke ACC
Justin Jackson So. SF North Carolina ACC
Damian Jones Jr. C Vanderbilt SEC
Skal Labissiere Fr. PF Kentucky SEC
Damion Lee Sr. G Louisville ACC
Caris LeVert Sr. G Michigan Big Ten
Frank Mason III Jr. PG Kansas Big 12
Sheldon McClellan Sr. G Miami (Fla.) ACC
Nic Moore Sr. PG SMU AAC
Monte Morris Jr. G Iowa St. Big 12
Jamal Murray Fr. SG Kentucky SEC
Malik Newman Fr. G Mississippi St. SEC
Georges Niang Sr. PF Iowa St. Big 12
Marcus Paige Sr. PG North Carolina ACC
Gary Payton II Sr. G Oregon St. Pac 12
Jakob Poeltl So. F-C Utah Pac 12
Domantas Sabonis So. PF Gonzaga West Coast
Wayne Selden Jr. Jr. G-F Kansas Big 12
Ben Simmons Fr. F LSU SEC
D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera Sr. G Georgetown Big East
Caleb Swanigan Fr. F Purdue Big Ten
Isaiah Taylor Jr. PG Texas Big 12
Melo Trimble So. PG Maryland Big Ten
Tyler Ulis So. PG Kentucky SEC
Denzel Valentine Sr. G Michigan St. Big Ten
Fred VanVleet Sr. PG Wichita St. Missouri Valley
Tyrone Wallace Sr. PG California Pac 12
Kyle Wiltjer Sr. PF Gonzaga West Coast