LSU’s Jordan Mickey and Jarell Martin were both named to the national All-Sophomore team for 2014-15 by Athlon Sports
on Monday. Mickey was named to the first team and Martin the third team. First Team:
Andrew Harrison - Kentucky
Aaron Harrison - Kentucky
Rondae Hollis-Jefferson - Arizona Jordan Mickey - LSU
Bobby Portis - Arkansas
F Jordan Mickey, LSU
Mickey joined exclusive company by becoming only the second player in LSU history with 100 blocked shots in a season. The other is Shaquille O’Neal. After averaging 12.9 points and 7.9 rebounds, Mickey will team with fellow sophomore Jarell Martin for what could be the SEC’s best frontcourt duo.
Wayne Selden - Kansas
Rodney Purvis - UConn
Nigel Hayes - Wisconsin
Damian Jones - Vanderbilt Jarell Martin - LSU
Martin finished strong last season and averaged 10.3 points and 4.6 rebounds a game.
LSU opens the season on Nov. 18 against Texas Tech in the ESPN Tipoff Marathon.