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McDermott earns A-P First Team All-American

Former UNI recruit and Cedar Falls resident, Doug McDermott, had a sophomore season to remember.

Monday, McDermott was named a first team Associated Press All-American, the first in the history of the Creighton Basketball program.

McDermott has been named to the A-P, USBWA and NABC All-America first teams, and he is also on the Sporting News second team All-American squad.

Joining McDermott on the A-P first team, Jared Sullinger of Ohio State, Thomas Robinson of Kansas, Anthony Davis of Kentucky and Draymond Green of Michigan State.

Receiving honorable mention honors are Iowa State's Royce White and McDermott's Ames High school teammate, Harrison Barnes of North Carolina.

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