Murray State point guard Isaiah Canaan has received one of likely many preseason honors this week, being named a 2nd team preseason All-American by Sporting News this week.
Canaan was one of four players in non-major conferences to be named to one of the 3 preseason All-American teams, joining Doug McDermott, (1st team, Creighton) C.J. McCollum, (1st team, Lehigh) and Jamaal Franklin (3rd team, San Diego State)
The full list of preseason All-Americans is attached below.
Cody Zeller, Indiana, C, 7-0/240, Soph. (SN’s preseason player of the year)
Doug McDermott, Creighton, F, 6-8/220, Jr.
James Michael McAdoo, North Carolina, PF, 6-9/230, Soph.
Deshaun Thomas, Ohio State, F, 6-7/215, Jr.
C.J. McCollum, Lehigh, PG, 6-3/190, Sr.
Shabazz Muhammad, UCLA, G/F, 6-6/225, Fr.
C.J. Leslie, NC State, PF, 6-9/200, Jr.
Isaiah Canaan, Murray State, PG, 6-1/195, Sr.
Michael Dixon, Missouri, G, 6-1/190, Sr.
Alex Poythress, Kentucky, SF, 6-7/215, Fr.
Jamaal Franklin, San Diego State, G/F, 6-5/195, Jr.
B.J. Young, Arkansas, SG, 6-3/180, Soph.
Peyton Siva, Louisville, PG, 6-0/180, Sr.
Trey Burke, Michigan, PG, 6-0/190, Soph.
Adonis Thomas, Memphis, F, 6-7/252, Soph.