Indiana head coach Tom Crean talks with James Blackmon Jr. during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against the Eastern Illinois, Friday, Nov. 13, 2015, in Bloomington, Ind. Indiana won 88-49. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

Indiana’s Blackmon on West Award watch list

The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today the 20 watch list members for the 2017 Jerry West Shooting Guard of the Year Award, and for the second consecutive season, Indiana’s James Blackmon Jr. is on the list.