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Kentucky forward Anthony Davis is the winner of the Wayman Tisdale Award, presented by the U.S. Basketball Writers Association to the national freshman of the year.
The 6-foot-10 native of Chicago led the Wildcats to a 32-2 record and No. 1 ranking, averaging 14.3 points and 10.0 rebounds while shooting 64.2 percent from the field, second-best in the nation, and leading the country with 157 blocked shots.
He will receive the Tisdale Award on April 16 at the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum in Oklahoma City.
Davis was selected a first-team all-America by the USBWA along with Jared Sullinger of Ohio State, Draymond Green of Michigan State, Doug McDermott of Creighton and Thomas Robinson of Kansas.
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Now that’s what I call a proud mama. The Anthony Davis unibrow has become a symbol of success for the 2011-2012 Kentucky Wildcats, who are a team that many experts believe will cut down the nets at the beginning of April. On Sunday during the SEC Conference championship, Davis’ mother decided to get in on the fun by busting out the unibrow mask to rag on support her son. Vanderbilt...
Kentucky Wildcats super freshman Anthony Davis is the best player in college basketball right now. He’s got fame up the wazoo, and he’ll soon have millions of dollars when he becomes the #1 pick in the NBA Draft this June. Oh wait, he plays for John Calipari, meaning he’s already likely getting paid lots of money….hey, hey! No of course, I kid Calipari and his recruits. I’m...
The Kentucky Wildcats’ Anthony Davis is projected to be the #1 pick in next spring’s NBA draft and is the favorite to win the Player of the Year award. Not only is Davis impressive on the court, but he rocks a pretty a strong unibrow. Certain social media users like to clown on Davis’ brow,...Read the Rest...
Is this is a botched surgery? Sure she looks younger and less gaunt, but she also looks like The Joker. She now Renee Zellweger type “smush face.”
I’m speaking of course about Kentucky Wildcats superfan Ashley Judd. After the jump, see her before/after picture.
Photo courtesy of MSN’s Celebrity Fix, which gives us this explanation below; you can find more pics of her too...
Pic courtesy of Yahoo! SportsThere's nothing like a bond between a mother and her child. Seen above is Mrs. Davis, proud mom of SEC POY and future overall #1 NBA Draft pick Anthony Davis, sporting a striking similarity of her teenage son. The elder Davis recently wore a mask resembling her son's bushy eyebrow-style to the SEC Tournament in a show of support. Despite her ...
After taking some time off from writing, I have finally come back with my first controversial article to start things off right this year. These are my thoughts as to why the Kentucky Wildcats will not, nor will they ever, win a title under Calipari. If you are one of those fans who swear by [...]
ATLANTA (AP) -- After a dominating run during the regular season, top-ranked Kentucky made it a clean sweep of the awards on The Associated Press All-Southeastern Conference team.
Freshman forward Anthony Davis was a unanimous choice Monday for player of the year and newcomer of the year, while John Calipari took the coaching honor for the second time in three seasons at Kentucky...
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Top-ranked Kentucky drew the No. 1 overall seed in the NCAA tournament on Sunday despite a surprising loss in the SEC tournament championship.
The Wildcats (32-2) don't know who they'll face next.
That will be decided when a pair of 16 seeds - Mississippi Valley State and Western Kentucky - duke it out in Dayton, Ohio as part of the four first-round games.
For now, Kentucky...