Indiana College sophomore ahead Trayce Jackson-Davis has been named third-team All-American by the US Basketball Writers of America (USBWA). He additionally earned the identical honor from The Sporting Information and was an honorable point out choice by The Related Press. He’s the one excessive main participant to common no less than 19 factors and 9 rebounds this season and one in every of 4 general gamers within the nation to attain that commonplace.
The Greenwood, Indiana native and former Mr. Indiana Basketball (2019) at Heart Grove Excessive Faculty is fourth within the Massive Ten in scoring (19.1), second in rebounding (9.0), fifth in discipline objective proportion (51.7) and blocked photographs (1.4) and is third in minutes performed (34.2). In league video games solely, he completed third in scoring (18.4), second in rebounding (9.2), fourth in discipline objective proportion (50.6) and minutes performed blocked photographs (1.4) and is third in minutes performed (34.2). He’s the fifth most improved scorer within the league exhibiting a 5.6 factors per sport enchancment (13.5 to 19.1) and scored in double figures in 26 of 27 video games.
He is also third within the nation in free throws made (150) and first in makes an attempt (229). He additionally has had 10 double-doubles this season and 22 in his profession. He is also the one Hoosier within the final 25 years to publish three 25-point, 15 rebound video games in his profession (Nebraska, at Minnesota, at Florida State. He’s a finalist for the Karl Malone Award given to the nation’s high energy ahead, and the Picket Award.