The Chris Collins led Wildcats of Northwestern will be the Wolfpack’s opponent in tonight’s matchup in the ACC/B10 Challenge (ESPNU 7:30pm). Northwestern is currently 4-4 after a playing in the Las Vegas Invitational. They have played actual competition in their losses to Stanford, Missouri, and UCLA, with their worst loss coming against Illinois State. Where […]
Wolfpack sophomore forward TJ Warren has been named a pre-season All-American by CollegeInsider.com. He is one of only seven sophomores to be named to the list of 22 players.
The list of 22 players also comprises the watch list for the Lute Olson National POY Award, an honor which Miami’s Shane Larkin took home last season.
Warren, a sophomore from Durham, N.C., is NC State’s leading returning scorer. He averaged 12.1 points and 4.2 rebounds per game as a freshman last season and led the ACC with a .622 field goal percentage. He was named to the 2013 ACC All-Freshmen Team by both the league’s coaches and media.
THE LUTE OLSON AWARD (CollegeInsider.com)
2013-14 LUTE OLSON PRESEASON ALL-AMERICA TEAM
|Jahii Carson||5-11||So.||Arizona State|
|Aaron Craft||6-2||Sr.||Ohio State|
|Cleanthony Early||6-8||Sr.||Wichita State|
|Corey Hawkins||6-3||Jr.||UC Davis|
|James McAdoo||6-9||Jr.||North Carolina|
|Jake Odum||6-4||Sr.||Indiana State|
|Adreian Payne||6-10||Sr.||Michigan State|
|Marcus Smart||6-4||So.||Oklahoma State|
Congratulations to TJ Warren for the pre-season recognition.
It’s almost time to start living up to it.