LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - University of Kentucky sophomore guard Rhyne Howard was named a first-team All-America on Thursday by the Associated Press. Howard is the first UK player to earn that honor since the organization began naming All-America teams in 1994-95.
Howard averaged 23.4 points and 6.5 rebounds a game and was named SEC Player of the Year.
UofL junior guard Dana Evans was named a second-team All-American.
Evans averaged 18 points a game and was named ACC Player of the Year.