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2018 SEC Women's Basketball Awards announced

205 days ago
SEC Staff
Photo: Kelly Price | Mississippi State

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- The Southeastern Conference announced its 2018 women's basketball postseason awards Tuesday, highlighted by Mississippi State's Vic Schaefer, being named Coach of the Year.

South Carolina's A'ja Wilson was named Player of the Year for the third consecutive year and added Co-Defensive Player of the Year with Mississippi State's Teaira McCowan.

Tennessee's Anastasia Hayes was named 6th Woman of the Year while the Aggies Chennedy Carter was named Freshmen of the Year. Scholar-Athlete of the Year honors were shared by Georgia's Haley Clark, Kentucky's Alyssa Rice and Mississippi State's Blair Schaefer.

First-team and second-team All-SEC honorees, All-Freshman team, All-Defensive team, along with Player, Coach and Freshman, Defensive Player, 6th Player and Scholar-Athlete of the Year were chosen by the league's 14 coaches.

The complete 2018 SEC Women's Basketball Postseason Awards follow.

First Team All-SEC
Raigyne Louis LSU
Teaira McCowan Mississippi State
Victoria Vivians Mississippi State
Sophie Cunningham Missouri
A'ja Wilson South Carolina
Jaime Nared Tennessee
Mercedes Russell Tennessee
Chennedy Carter Texas A&M

Second Team All-SEC
Caliya Robinson Georgia
Mackenzie Engram Georgia
Chloe Jackson, LSU
Maci Morris Kentucky
Morgan William Mississippi State
Jordan Frericks Missouri
Tyasha Harris South Carolina
Khaalia Hillsman Texas A&M

All-Freshman
Unique Thompson Auburn
Que Morrison Georgia
Promise Taylor Ole Miss
Bianca Jackson South Carolina
Rennia Davis Tennessee
Evina Westbrook Tennessee
Chennedy Carter Texas A&M
Chelsie Hall Vanderbilt

All-Defensive
Daisa Alexander Auburn
Caliya Robinson Georgia
Taylor Murray Kentucky
Raigyne Louis LSU
A'ja Wilson South Carolina
Blair Schaefer Mississippi State
Teaira McCowan Mississippi State

Coach of the Year: Vic Schaefer, Mississippi State
Player of the Year: A'ja Wilson, South Carolina
Freshman of the Year: Chennedy Carter, Texas A&M
Defensive Players of the Year: Teaira McCowan, Mississippi State & A'ja Wilson, South Carolina
6th Woman of the Year: Anastasia Hayes, Tennessee
Scholar-Athletes of the Year: Blair Schaefer, Mississippi State; Haley Clark, Georgia; Alyssa Rice, Kentucky