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Karl Towns Keeps Racking Up the Awards

*+-LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky’s Karl-Anthony Towns was tabbed the United States Basketball Writers Association’s (USBWA) Wayman Tisdale National Freshman of the Week in conjunction with CBS Sports. The honor from the USBWA is the first of the season for Towns, and the second for Kentucky. Tyler Ulis captured the same ...

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Nerlens Noel Adds USBWA All-District Accolades

*+-ST. LOUIS – Kentucky freshman Nerlens Noel has hauled in a number of postseason accolades to date, and has now added U.S. Basketball Writers Association (USBWA) All-District IV team honors on Tuesday as announced by the association. Dating back to 2004, at least one UK player has been named to ...

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