LSU point guard and Bob Cousy award finalist Tremont Waters earned a spot on the Associated Press All-Southeastern Conference First Team, the AP announced Tuesday morning.
Waters served as the only Tiger to make make either team after averaging 15.3 points, 5.9 assists and 3.0 steals on the season. His stats were even better against SEC opponents, against which he averaged 17.7 points, 6.2 assists and 2.9 steals.
Other Awards handed out by the publication included Tennessee forward Grant Williams being named the league’s player of the year, Ole Miss’ Kermit Davis named as coach of the year and Kentucky freshman guard Tyler Herro named as freshman of the year.
The league’s one All-SEC awards, voted on by league coaches, are also scheduled to come out on Tuesday.
The full list of All-SEC awards giving out by AP can be seen here:
Daniel Gafford, Arkansas, F, 6-11, Soph., El Dorado, Arkansas
PJ Washington, Kentucky, F, 6-8, Soph., Dallas
Tremont Waters, LSU, G, 5-11, Soph., New Haven, Connecticut
Quinndary Weatherspoon, Mississippi State, G, 6-4, Sr., Canton, Mississippi
Grant Williams, Tennessee, F, 6-7, Jr., Charlotte, North Carolina
Jordan Bone, Tennessee, G, 6-3, Jr., Nashville, Tennessee
Jared Harper, Auburn, G, 5-11, Jr., Mableton, Georgia
Admiral Schofield, Tennessee, G, 6-6, Sr., Zion, Illinois
Breein Tyree, Mississippi, G, 6-2, Jr., Somerset, New Jersey
Chris Silva, South Carolina, F, 6-9, Sr., Libreville, Gabon
Player of the year: Grant Williams, Tennessee
Coach of the year: Kermit Davis, Ole Miss
Newcomer of the year: Tyler Herro, Kentucky, G, 6-5, Fr., Milwaukee