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In a shocking turn of events, OU men's basketball shutout of post season awards

Well, the Big 12 announced their men's post season awards today and much to the amazement of OU fans (I'm sure) there is not a single Sooner to be found.  So aside from the absolute injustice of leaving Nick Thompson off the all-rookie team, check out the awards below.  Oh and it must have just been an oversight by the conference not to announce the Embarrassingly Choke Your Way Out Of A #1 Seed In The Tourney Award to the Texas Longhorns. I wouldn't worry though, I'm sure the trophy is in the mail fellas.

Defensive Player of the Year: Dogus Balbay, Texas, G, Sr., 6-1, 175, Istanbul, Turkey/Brewster Academy [N.H.]
Newcomer of the Year: Ricardo Ratliffe, Missouri, F, Jr., 6-8, 240, Hampton, Va./Kecoughtan/Central Florida CC
Coach of the Year: Bill Self, Kansas [Career: 438-150, 18th season; At KU: 231-45, 8th season]
Sixth Man Award: Quincy Acy, Baylor, F, Jr., 6-7, 225, Mesquite, Texas/Horn
Levi Knutson, Colorado, G, Sr., 6-4, 200, Littleton, Colo./Arapahoe
All-Rookie Team: see below
Freshman of the Year: Tristan Thompson, Texas, F, Fr., 6-8, 225, Brampton, Ontario/Findlay Prep [Nev.]

Name Pos. Ht. Wt. Cl. Hometown/Previous School(s)
Perry Jones III, Baylor** F/C 6-11 235 Fr. Duncanville, Texas/Duncanville
Ricardo Ratliffe, Missouri F 6-8 240 Jr. Hampton, Va./Kecoughtan/Central Florida CC
Jéan-Paul Olukemi, Oklahoma State F 6-5 215 So. LaHabra, Calif./Stoneridge Prep/Vincennes University
Cory Joseph, Texas G 6-3 185 Fr. Toronto, Ontario/Findlay Prep [Nev.]
Tristan Thompson, Texas** F 6-8 225 Fr. Brampton, Ontario/Findlay Prep [Nev.]
** - Unanimous Selection