Louisiana Ragin' Cajun basketball coach Bob Marlin has been named a finalist for the Skip Prosser Man of the Year Award, the Skip Prosser Foundation announced today.

The award is given to a head coach who finds success on the basketball court, while also displaying moral integrity off it.

It is named after the late Skip Prosser who died in 2007 while head coach at Wake Forest.

The 2016 Skip Prosser Man of the Year Award will be presented on Monday, April 4th, in Houston.

2016 SKIP PROSSER AWARD FINALISTS

Tony Bennett, Virginia
Scott Cross, UT Arlington
Jim Engles, NJIT
Steve Fisher, San Diego State
Mitch Henderson, Princeton
Chris Holtmann, Butler
Jason Hooten, Sam Houston State
Bob Huggins, West Virginia
Sydney Johnson, Fairfield
James Jones, Yale
Pat Kelsey, Winthrop
Billy Kennedy, Texas A&M
Jim Larranaga, Miami
Phil Martelli, Saint Joseph's
Bob Marlin, Louisiana
Frank Martin, South Carolina
Matt Painter, Purdue
Kyle Smith, Columbia
Zack Spiker, Army
Russell Turner, UC Irvine
Brad Underwood, Stephen F. Austin