Pullen is currently averaging 18.8 points per game, plus 3.8 assists, 2.5 rebounds and 1.7 steals per game. He has been in twin figures in every game this season, which includes 11 games of at least 20 points.
The Wildcat junior currently has 1,299 points to rank No. 10 in KSU history, and just five points shy of Ed Nealy, who is No. 9.
Pullen was earlier named to the mid-year second-team All-American team by both Yahoo! Sports and The Sporting News.
The Naismith Trophy is presented to the men's college basketball player of the year during the NCAA Men's Final Four in Indianapolis.