Article Photos: Jenni Carlson: Big night tonight for Blake Griffin, state 1/1

In this April 7, 2009 file photo, University of Oklahoma sophomore and Associated Press College Player of the Year Blake Griffin announces that he will make himself eligible for this year's NBA draft during a news conference in Norman, Okla.  Griffin won the John R. Wooden Award as college basketball's top player on Friday, April 10, 2009 at a ceremony held at the Los Angeles Athletic Club in Los Angeles.  (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)