Jared Sullinger Is CBN's Freshman of the Year
Jared Sullinger- CBN/Best Buy Freshman of the Year
Jared Sullinger- CBN/Best Buy Freshman of the Year

Posted Apr 28, 2011


Ohio State's Jared Sullinger averaged 17.2 points and 10.2 rebounds per game and led the Buckeyes to a number one overall seeding. He hopes to take his team into another deep run as a sophomore. Sullinger's strong season led him to be named College Basketball News/Best Buy Freshman of the Year. The following is a look at the six College Basketball News/Best Buy All-Freshmen teams.

FIRST TEAM COLLEGE BASKETBALL NEWS/BEST BUY ALL-FRESHMAN TEAM
Brandon Knight Kentucky 17.3** PPG
Jared Sullinger Ohio State 17.2**
Terrence Jones Kentucky 15.7
Harrison Barnes North Carolina 15.7
Tristan Thompson Texas 13.3

SECOND TEAM COLLEGE BASKETBALL NEWS/BEST BUY ALL-FRESHMAN TEAM
Doug McDermott Creighton 15.2**
Tobias Harris Tennessee 15.2
Perry Jones Baylor 13.9
Cory Joseph Texas 10.5
Ray McCallum Detroit 13.5**

THIRD TEAM COLLEGE BASKETBALL NEWS/BEST BUY ALL-FRESHMAN TEAM
Trey Zeigler Central Michigan 16.3**
Tim Hardaway Jr Michigan 13.9
Doron Lamb Kentucky 12.3
Will Barton Memphis 12.3**
Jeremy Lamb Connecticut 11.1

FOURTH TEAM COLLEGE BASKETBALL NEWS/BEST BUY ALL-FRESHMAN TEAM
Kendall Marshall North Carolina 6.2
Cleveland Melvin DePaul 14.3**
Travis McKie Wake Forest 13.0**
Joshua Smith UCLA 10.6
Trevor Releford Alabama 10.4

FIFTH TEAM COLLEGE BASKETBALL NEWS/BEST BUY ALL-FRESHMAN TEAM
Joe Jackson Memphis 9.9
Aaron Craft Ohio State 7.1
DeAndre Kane Marshall 15.1
Deonte Burton Nevada 13.7
Allen Crabbe California 13.4

SIXTH TEAM COLLEGE BASKETBALL NEWS/BEST BUY ALL-FRESHMAN TEAM
Bruce Ellington South Carolina 12.8**
Ralston Turner LSU 12.3**
Terrell Stoglin Maryland 11.4
Meisahn Basabe Iowa 11.0
Alec Brown Green Bay 10.2

** indicates a freshman who led his team in scoring

Note: Kyrie Irving of Duke would have been a likely first team selection, but he was limited to just eight regular season game, due to an injury.


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