Peyton Siva has been named as one of the 20 finalists for the 2013 Bob Cousy Award. This award is given to the nation’s top point guard. Siva was a top 20 finalist last year as well.
The current listing of 20 finalists for the 2013 Bob Cousy Award will be narrowed down to 10 players in early February and then down five players by early March. The final five players in contention for the award will be presented to Mr. Cousy and the Hall of Fame’s selection committee. These Hall of Fame committee is made up of top college basketball personnel including media members, head coaches, Sports Information Directors and Hall of Famers.
The winner of the 2013 Bob Cousy Award will be presented at the Hall of Fame’s Class Announcement on Championship Monday in Atlanta as part of NCAA Final Four weekend.
Siva is now just 13 points away from becoming the next 1,000 point career scorer for Louisville. He is currently third in career assists at Louisville and needs just five more to pass Terrence Williams and move into second place.
|2013 Bob Cousy Award Candidates|
|Mark Lyons||University of Arizona|
|Jahii Carson||Arizona State University|
|Pierre Jackson||Baylor University|
|Ray McCallum||University of Detroit – Mercy|
|Quinn Cook||Duke University|
|Kevin Pangos||Gonzaga University|
|Peyton Siva||University of Louisville|
|Trey Burke||University of Michigan|
|Keith Appling||Michigan State University|
|Andre Hollins||University of Minnesota|
|Phil Pressey||University of Missouri|
|Isaiah Canaan||Murray State University|
|Kendall Williams||University of New Mexico|
|Lorenzo Brown||North Carolina State University|
|Aaron Craft||Ohio State University|
|D.J. Cooper||Ohio University|
|Marcus Smart||Oklahoma State University|
|Nate Wolters||South Dakota State University|
|Michael Carter-Williams||Syracuse University|
|Erick Green||Virginia Tech University|