Oscar Tshiebwe and Derek Culver earn All-Big 12 Honors

West Virginia has two selected to Preseason All-Big 12 Honors
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The Big 12 Conference released its Preseason awards Wednesday afternoon as voted on by the league coaches. West Virginia Sophomore forward Oscar Tshiebwe was selected to the Preseason All-Big 12 Team, and junior forward Derek Culver earned Preseason All-Big 12 Honorable Mention.

Tshiebwe earned All-Big 12 second team and made the Big 12 All-Freshman team following the 2019-20 season after averaging 11.2 points and 9.3 rebounds per game. 

Culver finished last season averaging 10.4 points and 8.6 rebounds per game.

Preseason All-Big 12 Team

G Jared Butler (Jr. 6-3, 195-lb) Baylor

G Marcus Garrett (Sr. 6-5, 195-lb) Kansas

G Austin Reaves (Sr. 6-5, 206-lb) Oklahoma

G Cade Cunningham (Fr. 6-8, 200-lb) Oklahoma State 

G Matt Coleman III (Sr. 6-2, 180-lb) Texas 

F Oscar Tshiebwe (So. 6-9, 260-lb) West Virginia

Honorable Mention 

MaCio Teague (Baylor)

Mark Vital (Baylor)

Greg Brown III (Texas)

Courtney Ramey (Texas)

Jericho Sims (Texas)

Kyler Edwards (Texas Tech) 

Mac McClung (Texas Tech)

Derek Culver (West Virginia)

Preseason Player of the Year

Jared Butler - Baylor

Preseason Newcomer of the Year

Marcus Santos-Silva - Texas Tech

Preseason Freshman of the Year

Cade Cunningham - Oklahoma State

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