Men's Basketball: KJ District II's Top Player
- By John Antonik
- March 06, 2012 03:11 PM
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – West Virginia University senior forward Kevin Jones added another award to his resume today by being named District II player of the year by the United States Basketball Writers Association (USBWA).
District II is comprised of schools in New York, New Jersey, Delaware, Pennsylvania, Washington, D.C. and West Virginia.
Jones was also named to the all-District first team after leading the Big East in scoring (20 ppg.) and rebounding (11.2) for the 19-12 Mountaineers, which begin postseason play tomorrow in the Big East Tournament in New York City.
Syracuse’s Jim Boeheim was named the District II coach of the year.
USBWA all-district teams are selected based on voting from its national membership.