Gators F Blackshear Named SEC Preseason Player of the Year

Florida Gators forward Kerry Blackshear was named the Preseason SEC Player of the Year, per Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports. Blackshear was also named to the SEC Preseason First Team, and Gators PG Andrew Nembhart was named to the SEC Preseason Second Team.

Florida was also predicted to finish second in the SEC to Kentucky.

Blackshear is a graduate transfer from Virginia Tech, this season will be his first with the Gators.