Green Named to Coaches All-SEC Team

ROLLTIDEDOTCOM Last week, Green earned second team honors from the media.
Last week, Green earned second team honors from the media.

Oct. 27, 2010

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - University of Alabama forward JaMychal Green was named to the preseason All-Southeastern Conference first team by the league’s coaches the conference office announced Wednesday.

The coaches preseason All-SEC first and second teams consist of a minimum of eight players on each squad, voted on by the SEC Head Men’s Basketball Coaches. No ties were broken and no predicted order of finish was made.

Green, a 6-8 junior from Montgomery, Ala., is the Crimson Tide’s top returning scorer and rebounder after averaging 14.1 points and 7.2 rebounds per game in 2009-10. The award is the third All-SEC honor for Green who earned preseason All-SEC second team from the league’s media last week and was a unanimous freshman All-SEC selection in 2009.

Green and his teammates will make their exhibition debut on Tuesday, Nov. 2 at 7 p.m. against Talladega College in Coleman Coliseum.

Coaches All-SEC Teams
First Team
Dee Bost, Mississippi State, G
JaMychal Green, Alabama, F
Scotty Hopson, Tennessee, G
Travis Leslie, Georgia, G            
Chandler Parsons, Florida,  F             
Marshawn Powell, Arkansas, F             
Jeffery Taylor, Vanderbilt, F             
Trey Thompkins, Georgia, F             
Chris Warren, Mississippi, G          

Second Team
Kenny Boynton, Florida, G            
Rotnei Clarke, Arkansas, G            
John Jenkins, Vanderbilt, G            
Ravern Johnson, Mississippi State, G
Brandon Knight, Kentucky, G
Darius Miller, Kentucky, G
Alex Tyus, Florida, F
Erving Walker, Florida, G