Barton, who along with 49 others last week was named to the preseason Wooden Award watch list, was one of six players selected for C-USA first team.
The awards, voted on by C-USA coaches, were announced Monday.
Barton led the Tigers in scoring last season at 12.3 points per game.
C-USA First Team
Will Barton | 6-foot-6 G | Memphis
DeAndre Kane | 6-foot-4 G | Marshall Kendall Timmons | 6-foot-5 G | Tulane
Keith Clanton | 6-foot-9 F | Central Florida
Arselan Kazemi | 6-foot-8 F | Rice
Cameron Moore | 6-foot-10 F | UAB C-USA Second Team
Joe Jackson | 5-foot-11 G | Memphis
Jordan Clarkson | 6-foot-4 G | Tulsa
Robert Nyakundi | 6-foot-8 F | SMU
Tarik Black | 6-foot-9 F | Memphis
Darius Morrow | 6-foot-9 C | East Carolina