Wednesday, March 14, 2001

UC's Logan, XU's West get All-America mention




The Associated Press

        ATLANTA — Cincinnati guard Steve Logan and Xavier center David West received honorable mention on the Associated Press All-America team annouced Tuesday. Kentucky's Tayshawn Prince was a second-team selection.

        Duke's Shane Battier, the top vote-getter, and also named the winner of the Naismith Award as national player of the year. The 6-foot-8 forward is averaging 19.5 points, 6.8 rebounds, 1.8 assists, 2.1 steals and 2.2 blocked shots a game.

        Other first-team AP All-Americans were Duke's Jason Williams, North Carolina's Joseph Forte, Notre Dame's Troy Murphy and Stanford's Casey Jacobsen.

        FIRST TEAM

        Shane Battier, Duke, 6-8, 220, senior, 19.5 ppg, 6.8 rpg, 2.1 steals (70 first-place votes, 353 total points)

        Jason Williams, Duke, 6-2, 196, sophomore, 20.8, ppg, 6.2 apg, 1.9 steals (61, 335)

        Joseph Forte, North Carolina, 6-4, 185, sophomore, 21.6 ppg, 6.0 rpg, 3.6 apg, 2.0 steals (61, 332)

        Troy Murphy, Notre Dame, 6-10, 237, junior, 22.0 ppg, 9.2 rpg, 36.1 minutes (55, 312)

        Casey Jacobsen, Stanford, 6-6, 210, sophomore, 18.0 ppg, 4.0 rpg, .504 fg pct., .466 3-pt pct., .804 ft pct. (35, 259)

        SECOND TEAM

        Jamaal Tinsley, Iowa State, 6-3, 195, senior, 14.5 ppg, 6.0 apg, 2.5 steals (27, 246)

        Troy Bell, Boston College, 6-1, 171, sophomore, 20.1 ppg, 4.1 rpg, 4.2 apg, 2.7 steals, .858 ft pct. (8, 150)

        Jason Richardson, Michigan State, 6-6, 220, sophomore, 15.5 ppg, 5.9 rpg, .529 fg pct. (7, 133)

        Michael Bradley, Villanova, 6-10, 245, junior, 21.4 ppg, 10.1 rpg, .693 fg pct, 1.9 blocks (6, 120)

        Tayshaun Prince, Kentucky, 6-9, 215, junior, 16.5 ppg, 6.6 rpg, .832 ft pct. (5, 117)

        THIRD TEAM

        Frank Williams, Illinois, 6-3, 205, sophomore, 14.9 ppg, 3.5 rpg, 4.3 apg, 2.0 steals (4, 89)

        Michael Wright, Arizona, 6-7, 238, junior, 16.4 ppg, 8.2 rpg, .591 fg pct. (1, 72)

        Charlie Bell, Michigan State, 6-3, 200, senior, 13.9 ppg, 4.4 rpg, 5.4 apg (1, 59)

        Udonis Haslem, Florida, 6-7, 260, junior, 16.6 ppg, 7.3 rpg, .598 fg pct. (1, 56)

        Kirk Haston, Indiana, 6-10, 230, junior, 18.7 ppg, 8.7 rpg (1, 53)

        HONORABLE MENTION

        Gilbert Arenas, Arizona; Craig Austin, Columbia; Cory Bradford, Illinois; Tarise Bryson, Illinois State; Torrey Butler, Coastal Carolina; Casey Calvary, Gonzaga.

        Jarron Collins, Stanford; Jason Collins, Stanford; Juan Dixon, Maryland; Teddy Dupay, Florida; Melvin Ely, Fresno State; George Evans, George Mason.

        Reggie Evans, Iowa; Jason Gardner, Arizona; Kenny Gregory, Kansas; Jerry Green, UC Irvine; Eddie Griffin, Seton Hall; Trenton Hassell, Austin Peay.

        Brendan Haywood, North Carolina; Brian Heinle, Cal State-Northridge; Dewayne Jefferson, Mississippi Valley State; Joe Johnson, Arkansas; Ken Johnson, Ohio State; Rahsaan Johnson, Monmouth.

        Jason Kapono, UCLA; Sean Lampley, California; Steve Logan, Cincinnati; Shernard Long, Georgia State; Jody Lumpkin, College of Charleston; Demond Mallet, McNeese State.

        Chris Marcus, Western Kentucky; Ronnie McCollum, Centenary; Jeff Monaco, Southern Utah; Terence Morris, Maryland; Brett Nelson, Florida; Rashad Phillips, Detroit.

        Norman Richardson, Hofstra; Kareem Rush, Missouri; Preston Shumpert, Syracuse; Demond Stewart, Niagara; Tim Szatko, Holy Cross; David Webber, Central Michigan.

        Mekeli Wesley, Brigham Young; David West, Xavier; Rodney White, Charlotte; Tarvis Williams, Hampton; Loren Woods, Arizona.

       



Sports Stories
Online pool and college hoops coverage at Cincinnati.com
Klonne forced out at Moeller
Miami to play Michigan, Iowa
- UC's Logan, XU's West get All-America mention
Miami's Ensminger honored
Boys basketball coverage
Girls basketball coverage
Purcell Marian regional preview
Roger Bacon regional preview
Eastern Brown unbeaten, determined
McNicholas not scared by defending champ
Girls All-Ohio Division II team
Girls All-Ohio Division III team
Highlands upsets Boone Co. for region title
Schwegman rallies Brossart to Sweet Sixteen
Upsets makes for intriguing Sweet Sixteen
Campbell County Sweet Sixteen preview
Highlands Sweet Sixteen preview
Cincinnati boys basketball schedule
Cincinnati girls basketball schedule
Kentucky boys Sweet 16 schedule
Kentucky girls basketball scores
Ohio boys basketball scores
Ohio boys regional pairings
Ohio girls state tournament

'Prime Time' no sideshow
Boone likes pitchers by the dozen
Parris: No hard feelings
Bengals in negotitations with Verba
Frerotte ends up back in Denver
West, Murphy centers of attention
Xavier scouting report
UC confident in close games
UC scouting report