Monday, March 15, 2010

Beal, Ogilvy, Taylor named to AP All-SEC team

By A. Boggs

Senior point guard Jermaine Beal was named to the Associated Press All-SEC second team, and junior A.J. Ogilvy and sophomore Jeffery Taylor were named as honorable mention selections to the squad in an announcement made today.

Beal was a first-team selection by coaches, and both Ogilvy and Taylor were second-team members.

Here's a list of all of the teams from the Associated Press:
First Team (u-unanimous selection)
u-DeMarcus Cousins, Kentucky, F, 6-11, Fr.
u-Devan Downey, South Carolina, G, 5-9, Sr.
u-John Wall, Kentucky, G, 6-4, Fr.
Jarvis Varnado, Mississippi State, F-C, 6-9, Sr.
Trey Thompkins, Georgia, F, 6-10, So.

Second Team
Patrick Patterson, Kentucky, F, 6-9, Jr.
Chris Warren, Mississippi, G, 5-10, Jr.
Jermaine Beal, Vanderbilt, G, 6-3, Sr.
Tasmin Mitchell, LSU, F, 6-7, Sr.
Wayne Chism, Tennessee, F-C, 6-9, Sr.

Honorable Mention
Jeffery Taylor, Vanderbilt, G-F, 6-7, So.
A.J. Ogilvy, Vanderbilt, C, 6-11, Jr.
Courtney Fortson, Arkansas, G, 5-11, So.
Dee Bost, Mississippi St., G, 6-2, So.
Mikhail Torrance, Alabama, G, 6-5, Sr.

Player of the Year - John Wall, Kentucky
Coach of the Year - John Calipari, Kentucky
Newcomer of the Year - John Wall, Kentucky


  1. Perhaps only Kentucky members of the press were allowed to vote?

  2. Vanderbilt will still be playing in the NCAA tournament while most of these players are otherwise directed.