Ole Miss’ Stefan Moody named First Team All-SEC
Junior Stefan Moody has been named First-Team All-SEC as voted on by the league’s coaches.
The awards are rolling in for the talented Ole Miss Rebel. On Monday, the Kissimmee, Florida native received the C Spire Howell Trophy honoring the most outstanding men’s collegiate basketball player in Mississippi. He is the third straight Ole Miss Rebel to win the award as Marshall Henderson won it in 2013 and Jarvis Summers took it home in 2014.
The complete All-SEC First Team is as follows:
Bobby Portis, Arkansas – F, 6-11, 242, So., Little Rock, Ark.
Willie Cauley-Stein, Kentucky – F, 7-0, 240, Jr., Olathe, Kan.
Karl-Anthony Towns, Kentucky – F, 6-11, 250, Fr., Piscataway, N.J.
Jarell Martin, LSU – F, 6-10, 236, So., Baton Rouge, La.
Jordan Mickey, LSU – F, 6-8, 235, So., Dallas, Texas
Stefan Moody, Ole Miss – G, 5-10, 179, Jr., Kissimmee, Fla.
Josh Richardson, Tennessee – G, 6-6, 200, Sr., Edmond, Okla.
Danuel House, Texas A&M – G, 6-7, 207, Jr., Fresno, Texas
Damian Jones, Vanderbilt –C, 6-10, 240, So., Baton Rouge, La.
Moody has been named SEC Player of the Week twice this season and is currently tied for the lead in the SEC in scoring at 18.6 points per game. He leads the conference in free throw percentage at 91.2 percent which also places him sixth in the nation. He leads the SEC in steals per game in conference play with 1.9.
Moody and the Rebels are in Nashville for the SEC Tournament and begin play at 8:30 pm Thursday against the winner of Wednesday night’s Missouri-South Carolina contest.
Here are a few pictures of Moody our photographer, Bentley Breland, captured this season.