KU's Graham named Big 12 preseason player of year

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From Big12sports.com 

The 2017-18 Preseason All-Big 12 Men’s Basketball Team features five seniors with each from a different school.

Kansas guard Devonte’ Graham claimed preseason player of the year and was joined on the preseason team by Jeffrey Carroll (Oklahoma State), Vladimir Brodziansky (TCU), Zach Smith (Texas Tech) and Jevon Carter (West Virginia).

Four of the five were All-Big 12 Second Team members at the end of 2016-17 while Smith was an honorable mention selection.

Sophomore guard Malik Newman (Kansas) picked up newcomer honors while Mohamed Bamba (Texas) was chosen as the top freshman heading into the season.