Shawn Daniels Named To NABC District 14 Second Team
March 2, 2001
LOGAN, Utah - Utah State basketball player Shawn Daniels was named a second team all-District selection by the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC)/Chevrolet Division I, it was announced today.
Daniels, a senior from Bakersfield, Calif., was named to District 14's second team, along with Oregon's Bryan Bracey, Santa Clara's Brian Jones, Gonzaga's Dan Dickau and Oregon State's Deandre Tanner. The first team of District 14 includes three players from Stanford -- Casey Jacobson, Jason Collins and Jarron Collins -- as well as Gonzaga's Casey Calvery and California's Sean Lampley.
The NABC recognizes the country's best men's collegiate basketball student-athletes. Selected and voted on by member coaches of the NABC, these student-athletes represent the finest basketball players across the country. The 150 student-athletes, from 15 districts, are now eligible for the NABC/Chevrolet Division I All-American Team to be announced at the conclusion of the 2000-2001 NCAA men's basketball season.
On the year, Daniels, a 6-foot-6 power forward, is leading the Aggies in scoring and rebounding at 12.1 points per game and 6.7 boards per game, respectively. The 260-pound Daniels also is averaging 1.7 blocks per game.
The only other player from the Big West Conference to be named to one of the NABC teams was UC Irvine's Jerry Green, who is a member of District 15's second team.