Blue Named Pre-Season All-Conference
Oct. 29, 2003
San Jose, CA - Nikki Blue Receives Pre-Season All-Conference Honors
UCLA sophomore guard Nikki Blue was one of five returning 2003 All-Pac-10 players who were selected to the 2004 Preseason All-Conference team. Blue, who averaged 16.6 points and 5.5 rebounds last season as a freshman, was named to the team after a vote of Pac-10 media members. She is joined on the team by USC senior forward Ebony Hoffman, Washington senior guard Giuliana Mendiola, Arizona sophomore center Shawntinice Polk and Stanford senior forward Nicole Powell.
The Bruin team was picked to finish seventh by the media. Stanford, with five returning starters from last year's championship team back, was tabbed as the top team in the league. Arizona was second in the media tally followed by Washington, Arizona State, USC, Oregon, UCLA, Oregon State, Cal and Washington State.
Team / Pts. 1. Stanford 180 2. Arizona 142 3. Washington 140 4. Arizona State 121 5. USC 105 6. Oregon 90 7. UCLA 83 8. Oregon State 63 9. California 36 10. Washington State 20