Redick beats out Young, Bush for Sullivan Award

Updated: April 13, 2006, 8:35 PM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- Duke star J.J. Redick won the Sullivan Award on Wednesday night, becoming the first men's basketball player since Bill Walton in 1973 to be honored as the nation's top amateur athlete.

Redick beat out Texas quarterback Vince Young, who led the Longhorns to a national title with a win in the Rose Bowl over Southern California and its two Sullivan Award finalists -- Matt Leinart and Reggie Bush.

The Duke senior also took the 2005 Sullivan Award over two-time AP ...

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