Burke, a sophomore, averaged 18.8 points, 6.8 assists and 1.6 steals per game this season. He also has led his team to the Final Four where it will take on Syracuse Saturday, with the winner getting to play for the National Championship.
Burke becomes the first Michigan player to win the award since Chris Webber did it in 1993.
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