LSU Tigers guard Skylar Mays (4) reacts to a play in the final minute against Texas A&M Aggies during the second half at Maravich Assembly Center.

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LSU Skylar Mays, Trendon Watford named to All-SEC team

Amos Morale III
March 10, 2020 - 1:30 pm

LSU Skylar Mays and Trendon Watford were announced as members of the All-SEC team Tuesday.

Mays, a senior, earned SEC honors for the second-straight year and was named the SEC’s scholar-athlete of the year.  Mays is tied for eighth in the SEC in scoring at 16.7 points a game, fifth in field goal percentage at 49.1 percent, fifth in free throw percentage at 85.4 percent and fourth in the league in steals at 1.8 a game.

Watford was also named to the league’s all-freshman team. Watford averaged 13.6 points a game and led all SEC freshman with 7.2 rebounds per game. 

The complete Coaches All-SEC Team is as follows:

FIRST TEAM ALL-SEC

Kira Lewis Jr., Alabama

Mason Jones, Arkansas

Samie Doughty, Auburn

Keyontae Johnson, Florida

Immanuel Quickley, Kentucky

Nick Richards, Kentucky

Skylar Mays, LSU

Breein Tyree, Ole Miss

Reggie Perry, Mississippi State

 

SECOND TEAM ALL-SEC

John Petty, Jr., Alabama

Isaac Okoro, Auburn

Kerry Blackshear, Jr., Florida

Anthony Edwards, Georgia

Tyrese Maxey, Kentucky

Maik Kotsar, South Carolina

John Fulkerson, Tennessee

Saben Lee, Vanderbilt

 

ALL-FRESHMAN TEAM

Jaden Shackelford, Alabama

Isaac Okoro, Auburn

Scottie Lewis, Florida

Anthony Edwards, Georgia

Tyrese Maxey, Kentucky

Trendon Watford, LSU

Jermaine Couisnard, South Carolina

Scotty Pippen, Jr., Vanderbilt

 

ALL-DEFENSIVE TEAM

Herbert Jones, Alabama

Isaac Okoro, Auburn

Ashton Hagans, Kentucky

Nick Richards, Kentucky

Yves Pons, Tennessee

 

COACH OF THE YEAR: John Calipari, Kentucky

PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Immanuel Quickley, Kentucky

SCHOLAR-ATHLETE OF THE YEAR: Skylar Mays, LSU

FRESHMAN OF THE YEAR: Anthony Edwards, Georgia

SIXTH-MAN OF THE YEAR: Tyson Carter, Mississippi State

DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Yves Pons, Tennessee

 

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