Kawhi Leonard named to 10-man Wooden Award All-American team


San Antonio Spurs rookie Kawhi Leonard was named to the 10-man Wooden Award All-American team announced by the Los Angeles Athletic Club.

Last year with the Aztecs, Leonard averaged 15.5 points, 10.6 rebounds (ninth in the NCAA), 2.9 assists and 1.42 steals in 32.6 minutes and posted 23 double-doubles which ranked fourth in the NCAA.

He scored in double figures 33 times, including 20-plus in 10 games. He led the team in scoring 16 times, in rebounding 25 times and in assists 12 times.

For his career Leonard appeared in 70 games for the Aztecs, averaging 14.1 points, 10.2 rebounds, 2.2 assists and 1.40 steals in 31.9 minutes while shooting .449 (377-840) from the field and .744 (195-262) from the foul line.

Leonard is joined by Derrick Williams of Arizona, Kemba Walker of Connecticut, Jared Sullinger of Ohio State, Jimmer Fredette of Brigham Young, JaJuan Johnson of Purdue, Ben Hansbrough of Notre Dame, Marcus Morris of Kansas, Jacob Pullen of Kansas State and Nolan Smith of Duke on the 10-man team.

The top five vote-getters will be invited to the Wooden Award trophy presentation in April.

Evan Turner of Ohio State won the award last year.

From Spurs World, congratulations Kawhi Leonard! Keep it up!

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