PETERSBURG, Va. (WRIC) — Frank Mason, III is nominated for Best Male College Athlete at the 25th ESPYS.
Mason graduated from Petersburg High School, where he led the team to the state championship game. He went on to play for the University of Kansas where he became the consensus player of the year in college basketball by winning the Naismith Trophy and National Association of Basketball Coaches Division I Player of the Year awards.
Last month, He was the 34th overall pick of the NBA draft, going to the Sacramento Kings.
He’s up against four other athletes for the ESPY. To vote for him, click here.