Duke's Singler Named Top Rookie In The ACC

Duke freshman Kyle Singler is rookie of the year in the Atlantic Coast Conference.

Singler received 44 of a possible 90 votes cast by members of the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association. Wake Forest's James Johnson, who led the league's freshmen by averaging 14.8 points, was second with 30 votes.

North Carolina State's J.J. Hickson was third with 11.

Singler was an overwhelming choice as the ACC's preseason rookie of the year. He was the Blue Devils' second-leading scorer and ranked third among the league's freshmen, averaging 14.2 points and making 42 percent of his shots.


We encourage commenting on our stories to give you a chance to express your opinion. We rely upon the online community to report abuse. Repeat violators may be banned from posting comments. CLICK HERE for the witn.com guidelines for posting comments. powered by Disqus