Jared Butler was voted the MVP of the NCAA Finals that his team, Baylor Bears, he beat Gonzaga Bulldogs 86-70. The 20-year-old guard scored 22 points for his team and it was decisive to obtain the most important conquest in history. But the life of the young man has a very particular episode because in 2020 he dropped out of the NBA Draft.
In addition to your annotations, Butler was dispatched with seven assists and three rebounds. and managed to be the best player in a final of the United States University Basketball League since Carmelo anthony, who got the same numbers with Syracuse in 2003.
Even the base of Bears accomplished something that was unexpected considering the context of the match: they improved on the 3s they scored during the March Madness. since in the first four games he got 24 triples and in the duel against Gonzaga he made 8 of 11 attempts. Excellent numbers.
ONE OF THE MANY TRIPLES THAT BUTLER MARKED AGAINST GONZAGA
Facing the NBA draft, the forecasts they position it as the possible pick number 25, but we will have to wait if expectations are finally met. However, it should be noted that in last season’s selection the 191-centimeter North American he had dropped out of the election because he wanted to win the NCAA title.
THE NCAA MVPS SINCE THE CENTURY BEGAN
2000: Mateen Cleaves (Michigan State)
2001: Shane Battier (Duke)
2002: Juan Dixon (Maryland)
2003: Carmelo Anthony (Syracuse)
2004: Emeka Okafor (Connecticut)
2005: Sean May (North Carolina)
2006: Joakim Noah (Florida)
2007: Corey Brewer (Florida)
2008: Mario Chalmers (Kansas)
2009: Wayne Ellington (North Carolina)
2010: Kyle Singler (Duke)
2011: Kemba Walker (Connecticut)
2012: Anthony Davis (Kentucky)
2013: Luke Hancock (Louisville)
2014: Shabazz Napier (Connecticut)
2015: Tyus Jones (Duke)
2016: Ryan Arcidiacono (Villanova)
2017: Joel Berry II (North Carolina)
2018: Donte DiVincenzo (Villanova)
2019: Kyle Guy (Virginia)
2020: There was no
2021: Jared Butler (Baylor Bears)