Syracuse Orange freshman point guard Tyler Ennis was named to the list of finalists for the Bob Cousy Award on Monday. The award is given to the nation’s best point guard.
Ennis was placed on the list of 23, which will be cut down to five in March. North Carolina’s Marcus Paige, Pittsburgh’s James Robinson and Notre Dame’s Eric Atkins were also players named finalists from an ACC school.
Ennis averages 11.8 points per game on the season. His 2.1 steals and 5.6 assists per game rank first in the ACC.