Arkansas junior guard, Mason Jones, was named 2020 Associated Press All-America honorable mention, being one of 20 players to be recognized by the AP.
Jones is now the 31st Razorback to be named an All-American and the fourth since the turn of the century. Joe Johnson (2001), Bobby Portis (2015) and Daniel Gafford (2019) have also been named All-Americans by the Associated Press since 2000.
Immanuel Quickley from Kentucky was also named to the honorable mention team. Jones and Quickley are the only SEC players recognized as All-Americans.
Mason Jones’ other accomplishments that led to his selection are as follows:
Jerry West Award Finalist
AP Co-SEC Player of the Year
First team All-SEC by media and coaches
Four-time SEC Player of the Week
Led the SEC in scoring (22.0), 8th in the NCAA
Conference Games Scoring Leader– 23.6 ppg (Arkansas Season Record)
Mine 30-point games
Two 40-point games
Led NCAA in FT Made (233) and FT Attempts (282)
The eight player in Razorback history to score 1,000 points in two seasons.
*Statistics compiled by Razorback Basketball SID, Mike Cawood.
2020 AP MEN’S BASKETBALL ALL-AMERICA TEAM
Obi Toppin, Dayton
Luka Garza, Iowa
Markus Howard, Marquette
Myles Powell, Seton Hall
Payton Pritchard, Oregon
Devon Dotson, Kansas
Udoka Azubuike, Kansas
Malachi Flynn, San Diego State
Cassius Winston, Michigan State
Vernon Carey Jr., Duke
Filip Petrusev, Gonzaga
Jordan Nwora, Louisville
Jared Butler, Baylor
Tre Jones, Duke
Jalen Smith, Maryland
Saddiq Bey, Villanova
Mason Jones, Arkansas
Daniel Oturu, Minnesota
Immanuel Quickley, Kentucky
Marcus Zegarowski, Creighton