Photos of the Year: 2012 Winners: Sports POY: 2012poy15_01_03

Sports Photographer of the YearEthan Hyman, News & ObserverN.C. State's C.J. Leslie (5) wrestles with Miami's Durand Scott (1) for the ball during the second half of N.C. State's 77-73 victory over Miami Wednesday, February 29, 2012, at the RBC Center in Raleigh, N.C.

Sports Photographer of the Year 

Ethan Hyman, News & Observer 

N.C. State's C.J. Leslie (5) wrestles with Miami's Durand Scott (1) for the ball during the second half of N.C. State's 77-73 victory over Miami Wednesday, February 29, 2012, at the RBC Center in Raleigh, N.C.