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UA's McConnell finalist for Point Guard of the Year

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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

University of Arizona junior T.J. McConnell has been named as a finalist for the Bob Cousy Collegiate Point Guard of the Year Award.

A committee comprised of media, coaches and members of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame chose 23 finalists out of a group of 80 players.

McConnell leads the Wildcats with 5.4 assists per game, 1.8 steals per game and a 2.63 assist-to-turnover ratio.

McConnell, who is one of four finalists from the Pac-12, averages 7.9 points and 4.0 rebounds.

He has started every game this season.

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