Booker Named Preseason First-Team All-American by Basketball Times


by -
Discuss on TigerBoard   Print   | TigerNetcom Facebook ClemsonTigerNet Twitter TigerNet RSS Feed

CLEMSON, SC – Trevor Booker collected another preseason accolade Tuesday when he was named a first-team All-American by Basketball Times. The publication’s college basketball preview issue came out this week, and Booker was one of five players named to the All-America squad.


Booker was joined on the Basketball Times All-America team by Cole Aldrich of Kansas, Luke Harangody of Notre Dame, Jerome Randle of California, and Evan Turner of Ohio State. Booker and Turner were teammates together this past summer with USA Basketball at the World University Games.


Multiple publications and Web sites have named the 6-foot-7, 240-pound Booker to their preseason All-America teams. Earlier this fall, he was cited as a third-team All-American by Blue Ribbon and CBSsports.com, and fourth team by FoxSports.com.


Booker is coming off an impressive junior season, when he led the Tigers in scoring (15.3 ppg) and rebounding (9.7 rpg). He led the ACC in rebounds per game and field goal percentage. Booker has been named to the preseason watch list for both the Naismith Trophy and the Wooden Award, presented annually to the nation’s top player.

Rate this Story:
11 votes

Discuss on TigerBoard   Print   | TigerNetcom Facebook ClemsonTigerNet Twitter TigerNet RSS Feed
Clemson fundraising tops $156 million
Clemson fundraising tops $156 million
Inside Brent Venables' contract extension: Further details on $11.6 million deal
Inside Brent Venables' contract extension: Further details on $11.6 million deal
Brad Brownell agrees to new six-year contract
Brad Brownell agrees to new six-year contract
First Look: 2018 Clemson Football media guide
First Look: 2018 Clemson Football media guide
Keeping Venables: Clemson set to approve mega-contract for defensive coordinator
Keeping Venables: Clemson set to approve mega-contract for defensive coordinator
TigerNet at ACC Kickoff: Coastal teams talk Tigers on day one
TigerNet at ACC Kickoff: Coastal teams talk Tigers on day one
WATCH: Deshaun Watson looks impressive in agility drill
WATCH: Deshaun Watson looks impressive in agility drill
Clemson ranked No.1 in ACC Power Rankings
Clemson ranked No.1 in ACC Power Rankings
Brownell adds two to coaching staff
Brownell adds two to coaching staff
Sign Up for E-Mail News Alerts
Features
Breaking
Daily Digest
Clemson Gear
Clemson Gear