Chicago, Illinois - The 2020 Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame finalists have been announced. The late Kobe Bryant is atop the list.
The star-studded finalists of the Class of 2020 includes five-time NBA champion Tim Duncan, 12-time All-Defensive team member Kevin Garnett, 10-time WNBA all-star Tamika Catchings.
Three-time women's NCAA champion, Baylor University Head Coach Kim Mulkey, five-time Division II Coach of the Year Barbara Stevens, four-time NCAA Coach of the Year, Eddie Sutton and Rudy Tomjanovich – former Houston Rockets coach and two-time NBA champ.
Finalists must receive 18 of 24 votes from the Hall's committee – Hall of Famers, members of the media and basketball executives - in order to be enshrined this August.
The hall of fame class will be announced during the NCAA Final Four on April 4.