The Bob Cousy Award is given to college basketball’s top point guard every year and Marquis Teague is on the radar for the 2012 honor. Teague is on the long list of award candidates that will be narrowed down to a top 20 on January 1st. The list will go down to a top 10 in February and then the top 5 finalists will be announced on March 1st.
Kemba Walker won the award last season and Greivis Vasquez took the honors over John Wall in 2010. Haters.
Teague is averaging 10.8 points, 4.6 assists, and 2.7 turnovers for Kentucky this season. He’s had just 7 turnovers with 30 assists in Kentucky’s last 5 games.