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Victoria Dunlap, the star of the Kentucky women’s team, is among the pre-season nominees for the CLASS award, it was announced Wednesday.
CLASS stands for Celebrating Loyalty and Achievement for Staying in School. To be eligible, a player must be a senior who has made notable achievements in the community, the classroom, in terms of character and in competition.
Dunlap was the only UK player named to the list of nominees for the women’s or men’s award.
Among the nominees for the men’s award was Kenneth Faried of Morehead State. The only SEC men’s player on the list was point guard Chris Warren of Ole Miss.