Grant Williams one of four Citizen Naismith Trophy Finalists

(WVLT) -- Grant Williams dream season is continuing with more national accolades.

The star forward for the Vols is one of four players named as a 2019 Citizen Naismith Trophy Men's Player of the Year.

Joining Williams is Duke's Zion Williamson, Gonzaga's Rui Hachimura and Murray State's Ja Morant.

The Charlotte, North Carolina native is averaging 19.0 points, 7.6 rebounds, 3.1 assists, 1.4 blocks and 1.1 steals per game. He is also shooting 57 percent from the field and 83 percent from the foul line.

Williams is the defending two-time SEC Player of the Year and was named a first-team All-American.