TCU’s Kyan Anderson honorable mention all-Big 12

03/10/2014 11:07 AM

03/10/2014 11:08 AM

TCU junior Kyan Anderson has earned honorable mention all-Big 12 honors from the Associated Press.

Anderson, who played at North Crowley, averaged 17.3 points and 3.78 assists per contest per game.

The team was chosen by media representatives who cover the conference.

TCU plays Baylor at 8:30 Wednesday in the Big 12 tournament.

Here’s the complete AP All-Big 12 team:

Coach of the Year: Lon Kruger, Oklahoma.

Player of the Year: Melvin Ejim, Iowa St.

Newcomer of the Year: *DeAndre Kane, Iowa St.

Freshman of the Year: Andrew Wiggins, Kansas.

* — Unanimous selection.

First team

*Melvin Ejim, Iowa St., Sr., 6-6, 220, Toronto, Ontario.

DeAndre Kane, Iowa St., Sr., 6-4, 200, Pittsburgh, Pa.

Marcus Smart, Oklahoma St., So., 6-4, 225, Flower Mound, Texas.

Juwan Staten, West Virginia, Jr., 6-1, 190, Dayton, Ohio.

*Andrew Wiggins, Kansas, Fr., 6-8, 200, Vaughan, Ontario.

Second team

Markel Brown, Oklahoma St., Sr., 6-3, 190, Alexandria, La.

Joel Embiid, Kansas, Fr., 7-0, 250, Yaounde, Cameroon.

Marcus Foster, Kansas St., Fr., 6-2, 200, Wichita Falls, Texas.

Buddy Hield, Oklahoma, So., 6-4, 208, Freeport, Bahamas.

Cory Jefferson, Baylor, Sr., 6-9, 220, Killeen, Texas.

Honorable mention

Kyan Anderson, TCU; Bryce Chery, Baylor; Cameron Clark, Oklahoma; Jaye Crockett, Texas Tech; Perry Ellis, Kansas; Eron Harris, West Virginia; Jonathan Holmes, Texas; Georges Niang, Iowa St.; Cameron Ridley, Texas; Ryan Spangler, Oklahoma; Isaiah Taylor, Texas.

Voters: Jimmy Burch, Fort Worth Star-Telegram; Chuck Carlton, Dallas Morning News; Rustin Dodd, Kansas City Star; Guerin Emig, Tulsa World; Tim Griffin, San Antonio Express-News; John Helsley, The Oklahoman; Kelly Hines, Tulsa World; Tom Keegan, Lawrence Journal-World; Kevin Lyttle, Austin American-Statesman; Randy Peterson, Des Moines Register; Krista Pirtle, Lubbock Avalanche-Journal; Soren Petro, Sports Radio 810; Kellis Robinett, Wichita Eagle; Drew Rubenstein, The Dominion Post; John Shinn, Norman Transcript; Stefan Stevenson, Fort Worth Star-Telegram; Mitch Vingle, Charleston Gazette; John Werner, Waco Tribune-Herald.

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