The honors just keep rolling in for Nerlens Noel.
The freshman forward was named to the U.S. Basketball Writers Association’s District IV All-District Team on Tuesday. He was one of 10 players to make the team, which consists of players from Kentucky, Tennessee, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia and Florida. Noel was also the only freshman to make the team.
Voting comes from a national member of 900-plus USBWA writers. There are nine regions total.
USBWA All-District IV Team
Kenny Boynton, Florida
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, Georgia
Isaiah Canaan, Murray State
Marshall Henderson, Ole Miss
Joe Jackson, Memphis
Shane Larkin, Miami
Jordan McRae, Tennessee
Nerlens Noel, Kentucky
Trevor Releford, Alabama
Russ Smith, Louisville
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