Four expected Spartan starters have been identified by Andy Katz of NCAA.com as candidates for the top individual awards at their respective positions. Katz lists senior-to-be Cassius Winston as the favorite for the Bob Cousy Award, given annually to the top point guard in the country. Rising junior Xavier Tillman is Katz’s No. 2 candidate for the Karl Malone Award (top power forward); senior Joshua Langford is No. 3 among Julius Erving Award (top small forward) candidates, and sophomore Aaron Henry landed at No. 4 among preseason favorites for the Jerry West Award (top shooting guard).
Source: Spartan Tailgate