Grant Williams named to AP First Team All-America team

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- The defending SEC Player of the Year has another honor added to his named.

Tennessee star Grant Williams has been named to one of the most elite groups in college basketball. The junior forward is a member of the Associated Press All-America team.

Williams joins Duke stars Zion Williamson and Rj Barrett, Michigan State's Cassisus Winston, and Ja Morant of Murray State.

The 6'7" junior averaged 19 points per game during the 2018-19 season, shooting 57 percent from the field with 7.6 rebounds and 3.1 assists per game.

Vols' senior Admiral Schofield joined Williams as an All-American Honorable Mention.