Seth Tuttle (born September 5, 1992) is an American college basketball player, currently competing in his senior season at the University of Northern Iowa (UNI). Tuttle is considered one of the top college players in the country, and is a midseason finalist for the Naismith College Player of the Year award.
Tuttle, a 6'8"(2.03 m) forward from West Fork High School in Sheffield, Iowa, came to UNI in 2011. He chose the Panthers over larger schools such as Iowa, Iowa State and Wisconsin after leading West Fork to four straight conference titles. In his first season, he became the first freshman in Missouri Valley Conference (MVC) history to lead the league in field goal percentage (.652) and was named the conference Freshman of the Year. In his junior season, he became one of the top players in the MVC, averaging 15.4 points and 8.0 rebounds per game. He was named first-team All-MVC.
In Tuttle's senior season, he was named to the preseason All-MVC team. After leading the Panthers to a 24–2 start and a national ranking, Tuttle was named one of 30 finalists nationally for the Naismith College Player of the Year award.
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