More All-America Recognition for Leon Powe

March 7, 2006

BERKELEY - Sophomore forward Leon Powe added to his list of postseason honors Tuesday when he was named a second-team All-American by the U.S. Basketball Writers Association.

Powe, who leads the Pac-10 in both scoring (20.0 ppg) and rebounding (9.9 rpg), has also been selected to All-America squads by ESPN.com (second team) and Scout.com (third team). In addition, he was voted to the 2005-06 All-Pac-10 team, earning the award for the second time in his career.

Powe claimed a spot on the USBWA's All-District IX team, as well, Tuesday. The team is comprised of players from schools in the states of California, Oregon, Washington, Hawaii, Arizona and Alaska.

USBWA All-America Team

First teamRandy Foye, Villanova       G   6-4   SeniorAdam Morrison, Gonzaga      F   6-8   JuniorJ.J. Redick, Duke           G   6-4   SeniorBrandon Roy, Washington     G   6-6   SeniorSheldon Williams, Duke      F   6-9   Senior

Second teamDee Brown, Illinois G 6-0 SeniorRodney Carney, Memphis F 6-7 SeniorRudy Gay, Connecticut F 6-9 SophomoreLeon Powe, California F 6-8 SophomoreP.J. Tucker, Texas F 6-5 Junior

USBWA All-District IX Team

Arron Afflalo, UCLAHassan Adams, ArizonaJ.P. Batista, GonzagaJordan Farmar, UCLAMatt Haryasz, StanfordBrandon Heath, San Diego StateLeon Powe, CaliforniaAdam Morrison, GonzagaBrandon Roy, WashingtonMarcus Slaughter, San Diego StateNick Young, USC
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