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Jordan Nwora named Third Team AP All-American

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The junior forward receives his final major accolade.

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For the first time since Russ Smith in 2014 and for the 21st time overall, Louisville has produced an Associated Press All-American.

Jordan Nwora was named a Third Team All-American by the AP, which unveiled its annual honors Friday afternoon. Nwora was also a preseason AP All-American.

The AP is the fifth group to name Nwora an All-American, joining The Sporting News, USA Today, Sports Illustrated and The Athletic. Each entity had Nwora on its Third Team.

Here’s the full listing of 2019-20 honorees:

AP All-Americans

First team

Obi Toppin, Dayton

Luka Garza, Iowa

Markus Howard, Marquette

Myles Powell, Seton Hall

Payton Pritchard, Oregon

Second team

Devon Dotson, Kansas

Udoka Azubuike, Kansas

Malachi Flynn, San Diego State

Cassius Winston, Michigan State

Vernon Carey Jr., Duke

Third team

Filip Petrusev, Gonzaga

Jordan Nwora, Louisville

Jared Butler, Baylor

Tre Jones, Duke

Jalen Smith, Maryland

Honorable mentions (at least 10 points): Daniel Oturu, Minnesota; Immanuel Quickley, Kentucky; Marcus Zegarowski, Creighton; Saddiq Bey, Villanova; Mason Jones, Arkansas