WSU’s Early named Wooden All-American

Wichita State forward Cleanthony Early (11) watches action against Cal Poly from the sideline during the second half of a second-round game in the NCAA college basketball tournament Friday, March 21, 2014, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
Wichita State forward Cleanthony Early (11) watches action against Cal Poly from the sideline during the second half of a second-round game in the NCAA college basketball tournament Friday, March 21, 2014, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

WICHITA, Kansas – Wichita State’s Cleanthony Early receives one of college basketball’s highest honors this week.

Helping lead the Shockers to a 35-1 record, Early was named to the John Wooden All-American team.

Early averaged 16 points and six rebounds per game.

He also shot 84 percent from the free throw line.

This marks Early’s eighth postseason award.

KU’s Andrew Wiggins joins Early on the Wooden All-American team, making the prestigious Top 10.

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