Originally written on The Cardinal Connect  |  Last updated 10/15/14
The Associated Press has named Louisville junior guard Russ Smith a Third Team All American. Smith is currently averaging 18.1 points and 3.6 rebounds per game. Peyton Siva and Gorgui Dieng were named honorable mention All Americans. Russ Smith is the first Louisville player to be named an AP Third Team All American, since Terrence Williams in 2009. Clifford Rozier was named a first team all American in 1993-94. DeJuan Wheat was an honorable mention selection in 1996-97. Reece Gaines (2002-03) was also selected to the Associated Press Third Team. First Team Trey Burke, Michigan, 6-0, 190, sophomore, Columbus, Ohio, 19.2 ppg, 3.1 rpg, 6.7 apg, 40.1 3-pt fg pct, 1.6 steals, 35.2 minutes (62 first-team votes, 319 total points) Otto Porter Jr., Georgetown, 6-8, 205, sophomore, Morley, Mo., 16.3 ppg, 7.4 rpg, 42.7 3 pt-fg pct, 1.9 steals, 35.3 minutes (62, 319) Victor Oladipo, Indiana, 6-5, 214, junior, Upper Marlboro, Md., 13.6 ppg, 6.4 rpg, 59.9 fg pct, 44.3 3-pt fg pct, 2.2 steals (58...
PLAYERS: Russ SmithPeyton SivaGorgui DiengReece GainesTrey BurkeOtto PorterVictor OladipoDoug McDermottKelly OlynykMarcus SmartCody ZellerMason PlumleeShane LarkinBen McLemoreJeff WitheyErick GreenNate WoltersKyle BaroneJerrelle BenimonTommy BrentonSherwood BrownKentavious Caldwell-PopeMichael Carter-WilliamsJake CohenJack CooleyAllen CrabbeAaron CraftSeth CurryJames EnnisIan HummerColton IversonKareem JamarLamont JonesRay McCallumRodney McGruderShabazz MuhammadErik MurphyMike MuscalaPhil PresseyAugustine RubitOmar StrongKendall WilliamsPendarvis WilliamsKhalif Wyatt
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