Originally written on The Cardinal Connect  |  Last updated 10/31/13
On Wednesday afternoon, Louisville senior guard Russ Smith was named as one of 30 candidates for the men’s basketball 2013-14 Senior Class Award. This initial list of candidates includes student-athletes who excel both on and off the court. Each of the 30 candidate classes will be narrowed to 10 finalists midway through the regular season, and those 10 names will be placed on the official ballot. Ballots will be distributed through a nationwide voting system to media, coaches and fans, who will select one male candidate and one female candidate who best exemplify excellence in the four Cs of community, classroom, character and competition. The winner will be announced during the 2014 Final Four in Dallas, TX. Men’s Basketball 2013-14 Candidates Name Position School Travis Bader Guard Oakland Jerrelle Benimon Forward Towson Kyle Boswell Guard UC Santa Barbara Allan Chaney Forward High Point Aaron Craft Guard Ohio State Jordan Dykstra Forward South Dakota State Melvin...
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