Williams Lands on Preseason All-America Team
Sept. 20, 2001
EUGENE, Ore. - The Women's Basketball News Service selected the University of Oregon's Shaquala Williams as a Third Team Preseason All-American.
Williams, the Pac-10 Player of the Year in 2000, sat out last season after tearing the ACL in her left knee one year ago. She averaged 17.7 points, 4.3 rebounds and 3.3 assists during her outsanding sophomore campaign.
Four other Pac-10 players were picked. UCLA's Michelle Greco made the Second Team while Ebony Hoffman (USC), Loree Payne (Washington) and Lindsey Yamasaki were on the Fourth Team.
Oregon (17-12, 10-8 Pac-10) opens the season Nov. 2 with an exhibition at McArthur Court against the Basketball Travelers.