Kentucky point guard Tyler Ulis added another accomplishment to his résumé on Friday night when was awarded the Bob Cousy Award, which recognizes the nation’s top collegiate point guard.
Tyler Ulis accepting the Bob Cousy Point Guard of the Year Award pic.twitter.com/3zcqQXspEf
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Ulis, 20, already earned SEC Player of the Year honors in March and announced his decision to enter the 2016 NBA Draft on Wednesday. He was one of four finalists for the Naismith Award recognizing the best college basketball player in the nation, but Oklahoma’s Buddy Hield took home the honor.
In the 2015-16 season, Ulis averaged 17.3 points and 7.0 assists, setting the Kentucky record for assists.