SEC Media predict Kentucky to win the SEC and Patrick Patterson to be First Team All-SEC and Player of the Year. No harm there….however the SEC media picks John Wall to be Second Team All-SEC…even though many national outlets have him as Preseason NATIONAL PLAYER OF THE YEAR. SEC media clearly are football first in knowledge.
And oh yeah, Jerry Tipton predicts Mississippi State to win the conference and Jarvis Varnardo to be Player of the Year…for real.
Here were the selections:
FIRST TEAM ALL-SEC Pos. Ht. Wt. Cl. Hometown
Devan Downey, South Carolina G 5-9 175 Sr. Chester, S.C.
*Patrick Patterson, Kentucky F 6-9 235 Jr. Huntington, W.Va.
Tyler Smith, Tennessee G/F 6-7 215 Sr. Pulaski, Tenn.
Jarvis Varnado, Mississippi State F 6-9 230 Sr. Brownsville, Tenn.
Terrico White, Ole Miss G 6-5 211 So. Memphis, Tenn.
SECOND TEAM ALL-SEC Pos. Ht. Wt. Cl. Hometown
Tasmin Mitchell, LSU F 6-7 235 Sr. Denham Springs, La.
A.J. Ogilvy, Vanderbilt C 6-11 250 Jr. Sydney, Australia
DeWayne Reed, Auburn G 6-1 175 Sr. Houston, Texas
John Wall, Kentucky G 6-4 195 Fr. Raleigh, N.C.
Chris Warren, Ole Miss G 5-10 165 Jr. Orlando, Fla.