The Senior CLASS award stands for "Celebrating Loyalty and Achievement for Staying in School" and is awarded to a senior student-athlete while looking over their entire body of work, both academic and athletic. It is voted on by Division I coaches, media members, and fans.
Barlow beat out Wisconsin big man Frank Kaminsky, among others, listed below, for the award.
Per the Senior Class Award news release, Barlow had the following to say about the honor, "What an honor it is to be the Senior CLASS award winner, I want to thank my family and friends for the continued support over these past four years and also everyone who voted for me during this process. It's been an amazing journey and I am honored to cap off my career by winning this prestigious award. Thank you and Go Dawgs!".
Senior CLASS All-First Team
Alex Barlow, Butler
DJ Newbill, Penn State
Kevin Pangos, Gonzaga
Frank Kaminsky, Wisconsin
Chasson Randle, Stanford