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AP Names Jones Top Newcomer, First Team All SEC

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The UK volleyball team defeated UofL in a match that went five games on Wednesday, September 1, 2010, in Memorial Coliseum in Lexington, Ky. Photo by Chet White

ATLANTA (AP) - Florida's Chandler Parsons has been selected as
player of the year on The Associated Press All-Southeastern
Conference team.
Parsons was a unanimous choice to the team announced Monday,
picked by a regional media panel.
Billy Donovan was picked as coach of the year after leading the
Gators to the regular-season title. Kentucky freshman Terrence
Jones is the selection for top newcomer.
The SEC's leading scorer, John Jenkins of Vanderbilt, is another
unanimous pick for the first team. Rounding out the elite five are
Jones, Alabama's JaMychal Green and Chris Warren of Ole Miss.
The second team includes Kentucky freshman Brandon Knight,
Georgia's Trey Thompkins, Tennessee's Scotty Hopson, Alabama's Tony
Mitchell and Florida's Erving Walker.

FIRST TEAM
u-Chandler Parsons, Florida, F, 6-10, Sr.
u-John Jenkins, Vanderbilt, G, 6-4, So.
Terrence Jones, Kentucky, F, 6-8, Fr.
JaMychal Green, Alabama, F, 6-8, Jr.
Chris Warren, Mississippi, G, 5-10, Sr.
SECOND TEAM
Brandon Knight, Kentucky, G, 6-3, Fr.
Trey Thompkins, Georgia, F, 6-10, Jr.
Scotty Hopson, Tennessee, G, 6-7, Jr.
Tony Mitchell, Alabama, F, 6-6, So.
Erving Walker, Florida, G, 5-8, Jr.
HONORABLE MENTION
Dee Bost, Mississippi St., G, 6-2, Jr.; Tobias Harris,
Tennessee, F, 6-8, Fr.; Kenny Boynton, Florida, G, 6-2, So.; Rotnei
Clarke, Arkansas, G, 6-0, Jr.; Festus Ezeli, Vanderbilt, C, 6-11,
Jr.; Trevor Releford, Alabama, G, 6-1, Fr.; Jeffery Taylor,
Vanderbilt, F, 6-7, Jr.
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PLAYER OF THE YEAR - Chandler Parsons, Florida
COACH OF THE YEAR - Billy Donovan, Florida
NEWCOMER OF THE YEAR - Terrence Jones, Kentucky


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