Willie Cauley-Stein added to his cache of awards when he was named a 2015 John R. Wooden All-American on Monday night.
The Kentucky junior forward was one of 10 Wooden All-Americans named. All are finalists for the John R. Wooden Award that goes to college basketball's top player. The winner will be named April 10.
This season's other nine Wooden All-Americans are Ron Baker (Wichita State), Malcolm Brogdon (Virginia), Jerian Grant (Notre Dame), Frank Kaminsky (Wisconsin), Jahlil Okafor (Duke), D'Angelo Russell (Ohio State), Seth Tuttle (Northern Iowa), Kyle Wiltjer (Gonzaga) and Delon Wright (Utah).
Cauley-Stein, Grant, Kaminsky, Okafor and Russell have been invited to the awards show in Los Angeles.
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Cauley-Stein became Kentucky's 25th consensus first-team All-American on Monday after the Associated Press and National Association of Basketball Coaches selected the 7-footer as a first-teamer. The NCAA recognizes the Sporting News, AP, NABC and United States Basketball Writers Association All-America teams in considering consensus All-Americans. Cauley-Stein was earlier named a first-team All-American by the USBWA and Sporting News.
Cauley-Stein has been one of the main forces behind Kentucky's historic 38-0 season, averaging 9.1 points, 6.5 rebounds, 1.2 steals and 1.7 blocks per game.
Cauley-Stein, who was named MVP of the Southeastern Conference Tournament and the league's defensive player of the year, is also a finalist for the Oscar Robertson Trophy, the Naismith Trophy and the Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Center of the Year Award.