Scott Named to Basketball Writers All-District Team
Clemson, SC---Clemson guard Edward Scott received another honor on
Tuesday when he was named to the United States Basketball Writers
All-District III team. The team covers Division I players from the
states of Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina and South Carolina.
Scott was joined on the team by Josh Howard and Vytas
Danalius of Wake Forest, Steve Blake and Drew Nicholas of Maryland,
Travis Watson of Virginia, Julius Hodge of NC State, Dahntay Jones
and J.J. Redick of Duke, and Brett Blizzard of UNC-Wilmington.
Scott, who was named first-team All-ACC on Monday, led the
Tigers in scoring this year with an 18.0 average. He also averaged
5.5 assists per game and shot 38 percent from three-point range. He
needs just 15 points and two rebounds to become the first player in
Clemson history to accumulate 500 points, 150 assists and 100
rebounds in the same season.
All-District III Team
Josh Howard, Wake Forest
Steve Blake, Maryland
Julius Hodge, N.C. State
Dahntay Jones, Duke
Drew Nicholas, Maryland
Edward Scott, Clemson
Travis Watson, Virginia
Brett Blizzard, UNC-Wilmington
Vytas Danelius, Wake Forest
J.J. Redick, Duke
Josh Howard is the District III Player of the Year.
Skip Prosser is the District III Coach of the Year.